Animal Welfare

Stop Forcing Azalea the Chimpanzee to Chain Smoke

smoking-chimp-by-justinA captive chimpanzee is made to chain smoke cigarettes for the entertainment of zoo-goers. Her health and life are being put in jeopardy as she is given an entire pack of cigarettes each day. Stop this cruel and exploitative practice.

Justice for Puppy Thrown in Creek and Left to Die

dsc-0010-by-alexi-ueltzenA puppy was reportedly thrown into a creek and left to die by a random man who was trespassing on the owners’ property. Demand that the authorities find the sick person who did this and bring him to justice.

Justice For Cats Found Frozen to Death

sad-cat-by-greylochForty cats were discovered dead in the freezer of a storage unit reportedly owned by an old woman who sold the unit and left the city. Sign this petition to demand she be found, questioned and punished if found guilty.

Stop Cutting Open Pigs for Sales Pitches

pig-nick-saltmarshPigs are being cut open and killed so that a major company can showcase its products. Demand that the company stop killing these innocent animals and begin using the cruelty-free methods immediately.

Kittens Used as Bait in Pit Bull Fights – Demand Justice

lilo-by-charley1965Two kittens, with their legs bound, were reportedly used as bait in pit bull fights. One kitten had to be euthanized because of the severity of her injuries. Demand that the sadistic person who did this be found and brought to justice.

Justice for Dogs Found Injured and Dead in Caretaker’s Backyard

gabby-by-de-leon-jessica-bradentonOne dog was found dead and another seriously injured in their caretaker’s backyard. The caretaker reportedly neglected to seek medical attention for either dog and denied knowledge of their condition. Demand justice for these innocent dogs.

“Farmyard of Horrors” Owner Must Be Punished

animal_abuse_battery_cage_by_compassion_over_killingOver 100 dead or dying animals were recently discovered at a home by authorities. Demand that the person responsible for this massive cruelty be punished to the full extent of the law.

Justice for Horses and Mules Found Starved and Near Death

horses-by-makamuki0Six horses and two mules were found emaciated and near death on property too small to accommodate them. Their owners reportedly kept them on land that contained no food and only filthy water to drink. Demand justice for these innocent animals.

Success: Vet Accused of Shooting Cat With Bow and Arrow has License Suspended

bow-by-gaertringenA veterinarian accused of shooting a cat through the head with a bow and arrow, killing it, has had her veterinary license suspended for one year. Applaud the licensing board for treating this cruelty seriously.

Demand Justice for Sick Dogs Forced to Live in Cruel Conditions

pit-bull-puppies-by-al-caseMore than thirty dogs were reportedly being kept in horrific conditions, leaving many sick and one that had to be euthanized. A dozen of those poor dogs are now wandering the streets, abandoned. Demand that these innocent animals be given justice.

Shut Down Pet Store Accused of Selling Severely Ill Dogs

puppies-by-jens-art-soulA puppy mill in New York City has reportedly sold dangerously sick dogs to customers who were not aware of this fact until they brought the dogs home. Sign this petition to demand this store be shut down.

Thank FEMA for Saving Dogs Stuck in Floods

dog-flood-femaFollowing the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew, rescuers went to the affected areas to help people stuck in the floods. However, rescuers have gone above and beyond to not only help people, but the countless dogs left behind. Sign this petition and thank rescuers for helping all those who needed aid.

Justice for Dog Stolen From Home and Shot

german-shepherd-dog-by-ronoliTwo dogs were reportedly found, one suffering from a gunshot wound, after being stolen from their home. Demand that the monster who stole these innocent dogs then left them for dead be found immediately and brought to justice.

Justice for Dog Duct-Taped and Left on Road to Die

paw-by-szpadiA German Shepherd was found on the side of the road with her muzzle duct taped shut. Her injuries were so extensive that she had to be put to sleep. Demand justice for this innocent dog.

Cats Euthanized After Being Severely Neglected Deserve Justice

dying-cat-by-sarah-roseNineteen cats were found nearly dead from being neglected for so long. Most of them were suffering so severely that they had to be euthanized. Sign this petition to make sure other animals are kept safe from similar abuses.

Stop Using Monkeys in Cruel Research

lab-monkey-ed-schipulOne of the nation’s top universities continues to use monkeys in its research despite knowing these animals can experience pain and fear just like humans. Sign this petition and demand the university retire its monkeys and start using non-animal methods in its research.

Stop the Murder of Wild Wolves

wolves-by-pixel-mixerA mother wolf has been slain, leaving her mate and cub to fend for themselves. This is another instance of people laboring under misconceptions about wolves, and another senseless killing of an animal by humans. Sign this petition to demand the killers be found and punished, and that the laws protecting wolves be strengthened.

Success: Company Stops Selling Tickets to Cruel Animal Attractions

elephants-at-the-circus-by-alejandro-linares-garciaTripAdvisor has decided to end sales to cruel animal attractions, such as elephant rides and swimming with dolphins, on its website. Now, the company is trying to educate people on the negative effects that tourism has on wild animals. Sign this petition to thank the company for helping to prevent animal cruelty.

Cancel Cruel Elephant Appearance at Fair

elephant-guido-da-rozze-1An elephant held in captivity for 45 years and forced to give rides is slated to make an appearance at a fair despite the obvious physical and mental suffering that captive elephants endure. Sign this petition to demand the fair stop exploiting these sensitive and intelligent animals.

Investigate Animal Shelter After 250 Dogs Were Reportedly Abused

Valley City, ND, April 13,2008--Shannon Harrigan volunteers at an emergency animal shelter in Valley City, ND.  Residents who are evacuating are bringing their animals to the shelter for safety in case the town is flooded by the Sheyenne River. North Dakota is experiencing record flooding throughout the state.  Photo by Patsy Lynch/FEMAOver 250 dogs were rescued from an allegedly abusive, neglectful caretaker at a Hawaiian animal shelter, which has been called into question once before. Sign this petition to demand a thorough investigation of the shelter.

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