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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.
Endangered eels are being traded, farmed, and consumed. Sign the petition to demand that this illegal trade be brought to an end.
A dog's death in 2016 and the following investigation have forced the recall of certain dog food brands, highlighting the FDA's lack of quality control laws regarding pet food. Pets' lives are just as important as those of humans, and this must be reflected in their practices. Sign this petition to demand the FDA enforce stricter quality control for pet foods.
A dog suffered convulsions and possible neurological damage when she was allegedly punched by her owner's boyfriend. The dog reportedly had cuts and severe bruising all over her tiny body. Demand justice for this innocent dog.
An Oklahoma dog trainer was arrested for 123 counts of animal cruelty. Many of the animals found were reportedly living in critical condition and needed medical care. Sign the petition below to make sure this criminal pays for her alleged crimes.
A dog was reportedly starved and denied life-saving veterinary care in a horrific case of animal cruelty. The German shepherd weighed only 42 pounds, per veterinarians, and she was too weak to walk on her own. Demand justice for this poor dog.
Reportedly, a community home is using glue traps to control rodents despite knowing how horrible these traps are. Animals stuck on glue traps will do anything to escape, including ripping off their own fur and chewing off their limbs. Sign this petition and demand the community home switch to a more humane method of population control.
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.