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END DOG MEAT TRADE: BOYCOTT WINTER OLYMPICS
South Korea is the only country in the world known to intensively breed dogs for human consumption. Thousands of dog meat farms across the country breed an estimated 2.5 million dogs each year who are confined in small, barren cages outdoors. They live in states of perpetual fear, boredom, hunger and disease, often resulting in self-mutilation. For those who survive, their fate is a brutal death at one of the nation’s markets or slaughterhouses.
In a victory for animal welfare, Wales has announced plans to ban the practice of using wild animals in circuses. Support this stand for animal rights.
Pebbles the hamster was reportedly drowned in a toilet because an airline wouldn't let him past security. Make sure whomever is responsible for this tragic, unnecessary death is punished.
A popular comedian and musician is planning on performing at SeaWorld despite the amusement park's horrible history of abuse and neglect. The animals trapped at SeaWorld face unimaginable difficulties daily and suffer mentally and physically. Sign this petition and demand the comedian cancel his plans at SeaWorld.
Nineteen dogs were allegedly found covered in scars and other wounds in a Colorado home. The owners were reportedly using these dogs as part of an underground dog fighting ring. Sign this petition to demand that those responsible be punished severely if found guilty.
Australian oyster reefs have almost completely disappeared, leaving roughly seven where there used to be hundreds. These reefs are a vital ecosystem, filtering seawater and increasing production of local fish. Sign this petition to support the restoration efforts being made to aid these reefs.
Two puppies died and several more suffered horribly when they were allegedly starved and kept in deplorable conditions. Per deputies, the dogs lived in mud and trash with no access to shelter, food, or water. Demand justice for these poor puppies.
The BBC has announced that it will eliminate single-use plastics, leading the charge in protecting marine life from the tons of deadly plastic waste that humans dump into the oceans. Demand that the U.S. follow this example and enact regulations to cut down on plastic waste.
A pair of teenagers were arrested after allegedly robbing their classmate's home and killing her pet parakeets. Burglary is bad enough, but this apparent display of animal cruelty is particularly deplorable. Sign this petition to demand the accused teenagers face justice for their actions if found guilty.
A dog suffered considerable pain and fear when he was allegedly beaten. Video footage shows the dog cry out and attempt to flee the lashes of a thick, rope-like leash. Demand justice for this innocent dog.
Target: Wildlife Conservation Society, All 9 subspecies of the Leopard are either endangered or critically endangered and they need our help! The cause of all this is the Illegal Wildlife Trade, conflict with humans, loss of habitat, poaching, fires, reduced amount of prey, fragmentation, illegal hunting, logging and the list […]