The African pangolin is being smuggled throughout Africa and Asia and used for medicinal purposes. This animal is already endangered in Asia and may very well become endangered in Africa if this illegal trade is not brought to an end. Sign the petition to demand that one African nation ban the hunting of this animal.
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The Trump Administration has delayed the listing of the rusty patched bumblebee as a federally protected endangered species. If this delay continues, Trump will be responsible for the death of an entire species. Sign the petition and demand that this delay be brought to an end.
Hundreds of animals and plants could be put at risk of extinction by a Republican proposal to dismantle the Endangered Species Act. Demand that this reckless proposal be thrown out.
Hunters can kill endangered species without consequence if they claim that it was accidental, due to a century-old and often misused policy. Sign the petition and demand that hunters be held accountable for their actions and the act be revoked.
The African leopard is one of trophy hunting’s most lucrative prizes. As a result, its population has plummeted by 30 percent. Demand that trophy hunting be brought to an end so this majestic animal and others like it can be saved from extinction.
A group of Republicans are launching a lawsuit that would restrict protections of certain endangered species and their habitats. Sign the petition and demand that this lawsuit be dropped.
Cougar trapping is legal in New Mexico and threatens hundreds of these creatures with a violent, slow, and painful death. Sign the petition and demand that this practice be banned.
The murrelet, a sea bird in Washington state, is threatened with loss of food and habitat. Ask that it be added to the federal list of endangered animals so that it may receive more protection and funding to save it from extinction.
Climate change is destroying the habitat wolverines reside in. There are only 300 left in the nation. Ask the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to add the animal to its endangered species list.
Hundreds of endangered snow leopards are brutally slaughtered every year, and soon these beautiful animals may disappear altogether. Demand that the murder of these regal big cats be brought to an end.
Nearly 500 bears were murdered in less than a week during New Jersey’s bow-and-arrow hunt. Demand that this deadly and cruel hunt be brought to an end.
Koalas could lose millions of hectares of habitat to land clearing should a new proposal be approved. Sign the petition to demand that this harmful and dangerous plan be revoked.
Elephants, dolphins, and other endangered animals are being abused and exploited for the entertainment of tourists. Tell Expedia to follow the lead of TripAdvisor, and stop selling tickets to attractions that use endangered species.
The wild bison, America’s national mammal, is threatened by hunting, disease, and habitat restriction. Sign the petition to ask that better protections be placed on the bison.
Hundreds of dolphins are being killed and butchered at an annual hunt in Japan. Sign the petition to demand an end to this barbaric practice.
The African grey parrot is in danger of going extinct due to the international pet trade. Sign the petition to demand that a ban be placed on the trade and trafficking of this beautiful and rare species.
A national ban on the cruel testing of animals in the cosmetics industry has been languishing in a subcommittee for over a year while other nations pass bans on the practice. Sign the petition to demand that the legislation be approved so that defenseless animals are protected.
Fully 28 percent of seafood is mislabeled and many of the fish found on our dinner plates are endangered. This is harmful to our health and to the environment. Sign the petition to ask the FDA to enact tougher labeling regulations and hold those who engage in this fraud accountable.
The New York Blood Center has stopped supporting the dozens of chimpanzees it used for research. Now, the chimpanzees are forgotten and starving. Sign the petition to urge the blood center to support the animals it took advantage of for more than 30 years.
President Obama has just created the world’s largest natural park off the coast of Hawaii. Thank the President for his continued efforts at preserving and protecting America’s natural habitats.