One of the largest elephants on the planet was killed by a German businessman hunting in Zimbabwe. Ask the Berlin international airport to ban the import of hunting trophies to help fight barbaric big game hunting.
Articles written by: Alex Guay
A major food retailer has allegedly been performing cruel and unnecessary tests on animals even though they are not required by law. Demand this company stop animal testing immediately.
South Africa is considering reversing the ban on the sale of rhino horns. With less than 5,000 rhinos left in sub-Saharan Africa, the reverse of this ban would put these already endangered animals in even more danger. Sign this petition to keep the current ban on the sale of rhino horns to help protect these precious animals.
Over 1,200 endangered green turtles were allegedly killed in a four-month span at an abusive tourist attraction. These deaths were reportedly caused by a bacterial outbreak that is also dangerous to the thousands of people who visit the attraction annually. Demand that this farm be shut down and the turtles moved to a sanctuary.
Animals are tortured, injured, and murdered in trauma training courses even though there is a safe alternative. Take action now so that this unnecessary animal abuse be put to an end.
Kaavan the elephant has been in solitude for the past 28 years. For many of those years, all four of his legs were chained up. Demand the Marghazar Zoo release Kaavan to a proper sanctuary.
Free People is one of the few remaining major clothing retailers to still use angora fur. Angora fur farms are typically rampant with disease and abuse. Tell Free People to stop its use of angora fur immediately.
A mink fur farm is seeking permission to grow their business. This expansion would more than double the amount of animals imprisoned and killed for their fur. Tell the Brant County Planning Committee to deny the building permit for a fur farm expansion.
The last lion tamer in all of Britain was forced to cancel his show after the town protested. Thank the townsfolk for all their work and encourage them to spread their message to other towns where the circus plans on performing.
The California Coastal Commission has banned the orca breeding program at the San Diego SeaWorld. The 11 orcas currently held captive at this facility will most likely be the last to ever be confined in these tanks. Sign to applaud the ban on captive breeding of orca whales.
Thousands of wild birds are annually being slaughtered due to the USDA’s practices for population control. Demand that they begin using non-lethal, more humane ways of controlling wild bird populations.
Bears have been held captive in a bare concrete ditch at a roadside zoo for far too long. Their living conditions have caused many health problems, including arthritis, excessive stress, and problems shedding their winter coats. This zoo must retire its bears and let them live the happy life they deserve.
Over 75 dead bodies in various stages of decay and 200 animals on the brink of death were found on two locations belonging to a New Jersey couple. The abusers’ punishment was a mere 30 days of community service. Demand harsher punishments for such horrific crimes.
A cow dying of hypothermia and 15 mice dying after being put in scalding cages are just two examples of the horrific abuse taking place at the CDC’s labs. This callous treatment of innocent animals must be stopped at once; sign the petition to ensure it does.
A deer named Wheezer, whose mother was tragically killed, may soon be taken away from his caregivers and heartlessly euthanized for legal reasons. Tell officials to let Wheezer live in peace with his adoptive family and to create a sanctuary for orphaned deer.
Thousands of black bears are killed yearly due to Wisconsin’s horrific hunting practices. Demand the state stop this brutal and unnecessary slaughter.