Ivory sales continue to sky rocket, in part due to online auctions. Yahoo! Japan operates the largest one, yet its U.S. counterpart has done nothing to try to get the company to ban sales. Sign this petition to demand that Yahoo! use its power to stop this subsidiary company from participating in the ivory trade.
Articles written by: Elizabeth Crozier
Starbucks ranks shockingly low on animal welfare practices and reporting, despite marketing itself as a progressive company. Sign this petition to demand that Starbucks work harder to ensure its products are ethically sourced.
Though lions are an endangered species, South Africa has implemented an export quota of 800 skeletons when it should instead be working to preserve this amazing animal. Demand that a zero export quota be introduced instead.
The potential punishment for a man who allegedly set fire to a cat does not fit his crime. Three and a half years does not serve the cat justice. Sign this petition to demand that Indiana lawmakers strengthen their animal cruelty legislation.
A horse named Roy is believed to have been starved to death by his owner, but the district attorney’s office refuses to make the case a priority. Make sure no more horses are put in danger by Roy’s alleged killer.
The mass extinction of cheetahs has gone unnoticed for far too long and now animal conservation activists are asking that this species be added to the list of endangered animals. Sign this petition to demand that cheetahs are added to the endangered species list so that they can receive additional protections.
Depictions of cruelty toward animals should not appear on our TV screens. Demand that Amazon cancel its new show after repeated use of animal carcasses.
Convicted animal abusers may soon be required to place their names on a registry which animal control and shelters would have access to, thanks to a proposed new law. Demand that the governor sign this legislation.
Giraffe populations have decreased nearly 40 percent in the last 30 years. Sign this petition to demand that more attention be brought to this mass extinction before it’s too late.
Night hunting has both led to a decrease in wildlife populations and posed threats to members of society. Sign this petition to demand that more conservation officers be hired to patrol for night hunters.
Bullfighting is one of the cruelest forms of animal abuse, and it is mostly practiced in dominantly Catholic countries. If the church were to speak out against this crime, it could save the lives of hundreds of thousands of bulls. Demand that Pope Francis make a public statement against bullfighting right away.
Animals at a Humane Society are suffering in allegedly neglectful and unsafe conditions while the president of the facility takes home a six figure salary. Demand that more money is spent on improving conditions and updating staff training.
A man allegedly tried to set fire to two dogs in his neighborhood, yet was not arrested. Demand that he be brought to justice immediately.
Turkeys will be legally dropped from airplanes for spectacle at an annual festival. These poor animals will be kept in a noisy cargo hold and then tossed from 500 feet in the air. Demand that a stop be put to this horrendous crime against animals.
Legislation that would have allowed authorities to federally prosecute individuals found guilty of “crushing,” an extreme form of animal torture, has been blocked. Denounce this decision, which will cost innocent animals their lives.
More than 20 cats have allegedly been abducted and heinously murdered by one man. Sign this petition to demand that he serve the full sentence for his wicked crimes.
An animal shelter worker who kept dogs in filthy conditions has been sentenced to a year in jail. Thank the judge who finally saved the animals who were under this man’s care.
A cat died after being thrown against a wall, allegedly by a teenager who says he hates all cats. Demand the suspect is prosecuted and help obtain justice for this murdered animal.
A severely abused pit bull escaped her life as a bait dog and was rescued from the side of a road. Animal abuse cases in a Texas county have started to attract attention for how frequent they’ve become. Demand that law enforcement do its part to catch the abusers.
Shelter dogs have allegedly been abused again and again by a man who claims to care about animals. Prevent this individual from causing more harm by demanding that he not be allowed to work with pets ever again and that the laws protecting shelter animals be made stricter.