Petitions:

Success: United Kingdom Plans to Ban Ivory Exports and Sales

The environment minister for the United Kingdom has announced that he intends to call for a near-total ban of ivory sales and exports, including antique ivory that has been legal in the country up until now. This proposal is vital to help put an end to the global ivory trade, which has claimed the lives of thousands of innocent elephants. Sign this petition to show your thanks and support for this proposed ban.

Ban Trophy Hunting

Trophy hunters are threatening to demolish what remains of South African wildlife, claiming that their callous hobby is important to the continent’s economy. Not only are they selfishly seeking justification for killing innocent animals, they are incorrect. Sign this petition to demand a full ban of trophy hunting in South Africa.

Punish Woman Accused of Cornering and Kicking Dog

A dog was allegedly cornered in an elevator and repeatedly stomped on and kicked. Demand justice for this innocent animal.

Don’t Allow Fans to Throw Octopuses at Games

For the past 70 years, fans of the Detroit Red Wings have thrown octopuses onto the rink in a bizarre celebration of their team’s prowess. Urge the team’s owners to put an end to what has been a cruel and inhumane tradition and prohibit all fans from participating.

Success: Sea Turtles Pulled Back from the Brink of Extinction

Sea turtles are no longer moments away from extinction thanks to the efforts made by the United States and Mexican governments. However, their numbers are still dangerously low. Sign this petition to thank the government for saving this species and to encourage their continued efforts.

Dog Allegedly Found With Leash Embedded in His Neck Deserves Justice

A dog allegedly developed a painful infected wound on his neck after being forced to wear a tight leash for so long that it became embedded in his skin. Demand justice now.

Dogs Allegedly Starved and Neglected Deserve Justice

Two dogs suffered and two died when they were allegedly starved and neglected. The dogs were reportedly severely malnourished, and one dog was found gasping for breath. Demand justice for these poor dogs.

Japan: Ban Wild Animal Cafes and ‘Petting Bars’

Animal cafes in Japan exploit wild animals such as otters for profit, keeping them in completely inadequate living conditions so that tourists can play with them like pets. Demand that these ‘petting bars’ be banned.

Stop Tearing Elephants From Their Mothers and Shipping Them to Chinese Zoos

Baby elephants are torn from their mothers, beaten and imprisoned in Zimbabwe, just to be then sold to Chinese zoos. Demand that officials put an end to the disgusting and inhumane elephant trade once and for all.

Save Giant Panda Habitat

While the giant panda is slowly growing as a species after years of near-extinction, their habitats are shrinking and becoming more fragmented due to the building of roads. Shrinking habitat and isolation could negatively impact the species’ return from the brink. Sign this petition to demand these habitats be protected from further destruction.

Man Who Allegedly Stomped Girlfriend’s Cat to Death Must be Punished

A man is accused of throwing his girlfriend’s cat onto the ground and stomping on the animal’s head in a fit of rage. Demand justice for this poor cat who died so horribly.

Support Stronger Animal Welfare Laws

Perpetrators of the most horrendous animal cruelty face a maximum of only six months in jail in the United Kingdom. This injustice against animals must be addressed. Sign this petition to show your support for raising the maximum penalties to five years in jail to help ensure that justice is served for those who cause harm to innocent creatures.

Stop Hosting Cruel Animal Circus Acts

Two tigers died within a month of each other while being exploited as part of a traveling circus. Demand that the Shrine Circus, which uses tigers from the cruel company responsible for this abuse, stop hosting animal acts as part of their performances.

Teenager Accused of Twice Raping Family Dog Must be Prosecuted

A teenager is accused of having “marathon sex sessions” with his family’s dog. Reportedly, this comes only one year after he was previously charged with bestiality. The town, Warren, Ohio, is also the location of additional high profile cases of animal rape in recent years. Sign this petition to demand that authorities fully prosecute this teenager for his alleged crimes.

Praise Humane Population Control for Stray Dogs

A new trap-neuter-release program will help humanely control stray dog populations in India, reducing hunger, disease, and harmful encounters with humans. Applaud this move, which will set an example for other places dealing with similar issues.

Punish Person Responsible for Killing a Family Dog and Feral Cat

A dog was poisoned with antifreeze and died horrifically in a shocking case of animal cruelty. The antifreeze was left in plastic containers surrounding the same apartment complex where a feral cat died under suspicious circumstances. Demand justice for these poor animals.

Dog Allegedly Thrown Across Backyard Deserves Justice

A dog was allegedly picked up by the collar and thrown 15 feet by an angry neighbor. The dog reportedly suffered multiple serious injuries including labored breathing. Demand justice for this innocent dog.

Save Threatened Freshwater Wildlife From Extinction

A freshwater species only found in Washington, D.C. is facing extinction because the Trump Administration refuses to protect it. Sign the petition and demand that the administration side with science and protect the species.

Don’t Allow Dogs to Be Left Chained in Extreme Heat

A dog was found dead after it was left tethered in a back yard during a heatwave, and the owners got off with a paltry fine. Sign this petition to demand that tougher laws be put in place to prevent owners from leaving their dogs tied up during extreme weather.

Stop Electrocuting and Skinning Foxes for Luxury Fur

Heart-wrenching footage appears to show foxes dangling in the air from one leg as they are electrocuted to death at a fur farm in Poland. Demand that these innocent animals be protected and fur farms banned.

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