Articles written by: Michael Leeroy

Shut Down Online Stores Profiting from the Sale of Endangered Species

Customers can purchase slow lorises, baby baboons, and lions from illegal websites in Dubai. The Warsan animal market is allegedly a brick and mortar cover for a web of illegal animal sales that might fund terrorism. Sign this petition to demand the UAE government crack down on these exotic animal sales.

Punish Couple Accused of Leaving 35 Cats to Die

A couple allegedly locked 35 cats in their truck to die. Police say the cats were trapped for three days before being freed. Please sign this petition to demand justice for these traumatized animals.

Punish Man Who Allegedly Filmed Himself Having Sex With Animals

A police officer allegedly filmed himself while having sex with an unspecified number of animals. Please sign this petition to demand the accused be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

Success: New Jersey Bans Circuses from Exploiting Wild Animals

Wild and exotic animal are now banned from exploitation in circuses and carnivals. New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed the historic bill into law in a reversal of former Governor Chris Christie’s veto. Please sign this petition to applaud Governor Murphy’s support of animal rights.

Dog Brutally Slammed Into Pavement on Video Deserves Justice

A man was filmed lifting his pitbull off the ground and slamming her into the pavement. Demand that this apparent case of sadistic animal cruelty be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

Protect Endangered Florida Panthers from Land Developers

There are less than 250 Florida panthers left in the wild. Despite this, landowners in southern Florida are working toward further developing the panthers’ habitats. The surviving panthers need three times as much land as they currently have access to in order to survive. Please sign this petition to demand that land developers stop destroying the habitats for critically endangered Florida panthers.

Justice for 150 Samoyeds Freed from Alleged Puppy Mill

Over 150 dogs, most of them Samoyeds, were freed from an alleged Puppy Mill. Now the main suspect is petitioning the state to get them back. Please sign this petition to demand justice for these allegedly abused animals.

Save Otters Threatened by Dynamite Fishing

Indian otters are being killed and injured by underwater dynamite explosions. The collateral damage from dynamite shockwaves are capable of damaging entire ecosystems. Please sign this petition to demand the Indian government protect the smooth-coated otter from blast fishing.

Stop Crab Fishermen From Fatally Entangling Whales

Hundreds of whales have died after being entangled in crab fishing nets. Global warming has pushed humpback whale migrating channels into water used by the Dungeness crab fishing industry. The clash of these two marine worlds has tripled the number of whale entanglements over the last five years. Please sign this petition to demand that crab fishermen not be allowed to set up deadly traps where whales are migrating.

Justice for Hundreds of Allegedly Neglected Animals Freed From Home

Over 250 animals, two of which were endangered leopard frogs, were freed from a Pennsylvania home. The animals were reportedly in a severe state of neglect and dehydration. Please sign this petition to demand these animals receive the justice they deserve.

Justice for Cat Drowned on Video

A video of two people ruthlessly drowning a helpless cat has surfaced on social media. An anonymous source claims the owner of a local trailer park is to blame. Demand authorities fully investigate this horrific case of animal abuse.

Stop Torturing Animals for Viral Fetish Videos

Videos of animals being tortured and killed by beautiful women are going viral in China. Nearly 400,000 videos tagged “abusing animals” are reportedly uploaded each day. Demand the Chinese government criminalize this disturbing trend.

Protect Sage-Grouse Birds from Oil Developers

The Trump Administration has sold the habitat for nearly a third of America’s sage-grouse birds to oil and gas developers. Research on the environment claims that development could destroy the sage-grouse’s breeding grounds. Sign this petition to demand that the government not allow energy companies to exploit the sage-grouse’s habitat.

Investigate Slaughterhouse Accused of Torturing Animals to Death

A video appears to depict lambs being kicked and thrown around before being sent to the slaughter fully conscious. Please sign this petition to demand the Spanish government fully investigate the disturbing allegations resulting from the just released video footage.

Justice for 34 Malnourished Horses Allegedly Neglected

Two horses were found dead at a facility where over 30 animals were slowly wasting away, according to reports. Officials report the animals were freed from an environment of complete neglect. Demand that this case of alleged animal abuse is prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

Woman Accused of Hiding 44 Dead Dogs in Freezer Must be Held Accountable

Forty-four dogs were reportedly found stored in freezers in a home with over a hundred neglected animals. A total of 161 dogs have been freed from this alleged environment of filth and misery. Demand this case of apparent animal cruelty be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

Free Germany’s Last Circus Chimpanzee

Robby the chimpanzee will likely die in captivity. Germany’s last great ape in the circus has been denied the right to spend the last of his days in a sanctuary with other chimps. Sign this petition to demand freedom for Robby.

End Torturous Mouse Experiments Designed to Induce Despair

Thousands of rodents every year are traumatized by torturous psychological experiments. Demand that research protocols that induce behavioral despair be banned under the Animal Welfare Act.

Freedom for Unjustly Arrested Chicken Factory Farm Protesters

Six animal rights activists were arrested while protesting inhumane chicken farm conditions. Do not allow the factory farming industry to use local police as a weapon against animal rights; demand freedom for the Petaluma Six.

Shut Down Reindeer Farm With Reported History of Abuse

Reindeer were reportedly kicked and abused, but the accused farms are still open. Demand that The Reindeer Centre be shut down to protect reindeer this holiday season.

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