Petition: Owner of Paw’sh Paws in Cumming GA beats small dog before hanging by a leash till dead, Georgia


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Petition · Hordaland Statsadvokatembeter: Norwegian gets no jail sentence for abusing puppy to death. We demand stronger penalty · Change.org

To read about him and sign petition. Use my Google Translate, located halfway down the page on the right.

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Moore County Man Charged in Fourteen-Count Dogfighting Indictment | OPA | Department of Justice

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Moore County Man Charged in Fourteen-Count Dogfighting Indictment

Today a federal magistrate judge unsealed a superseding indictment charging Brexton Redell Lloyd, 54, of Eagle Springs, with one count of conspiracy and thirteen counts of violating the animal fighting prohibitions of the federal Animal Welfare Act, announced Acting United States Attorney Sandra J. Hairston for the Middle District of North Carolina, and Acting Assistant Attorney General Jeffrey H. Wood for the Department of Justice’s Environment and Natural Resources Division.

The charges returned today pertain to pit bull-type dogs allegedly kept by Lloyd at his residence in Eagle Springs. The Defendant allegedly possessed and trained the dogs for fighting ventures and conspiring to commit these acts throughout the United States. The dogs were seized by federal authorities in a search warrant executed in March 2017.

This case is part of Operation Grand Champion, a coordinated effort across numerous federal judicial districts to combat organized dog fighting. The phrase “Grand Champion” is used by dog fighters to refer to a dog with more than five dog-fighting “victories.” To date, approximately one hundred dogs have been rescued as part of Operation Grand Champion, and either surrendered or forfeited to the government.

The federal Animal Welfare Act makes it a felony punishable by up to five years in prison to knowingly sell, buy, possess, train, transport, deliver, or receive any animal, including dogs, for purposes of having the animal participate in an animal fighting venture. Under federal law, an animal fighting venture means “any event, in or affecting interstate or foreign commerce, that involves a fight conducted or to be conducted between at least two animals for purposes of sport, wagering, or entertainment.”

This part of Operation Grand Champion was investigated by the United States Department of Agriculture, Office of the Inspector General and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, in coordination with the Department of Justice, with assistance from the North Carolina State Highway Patrol and the Moore County Sheriff’s Office.

The government is represented by Assistant United States Attorney JoAnna G. McFadden of the Middle District of North Carolina and Trial Attorney Erica Pencak of the Justice Department’s Environmental Crimes Section, Environment and Natural Resources Division. The Humane Society of the United States assisted with the care of the dogs seized by federal law enforcement.

An indictment is an allegation based upon a finding of probable cause by a grand jury. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until convicted.

If convicted, the defendant faces up to five years in prison and a $250,000 fine per count. The investigation is ongoing.

https://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/moore-county-man-charged-fourteen-count-dogfighting-indictment-0

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Justice for Puppy Reportedly Locked in Crate Until She Starved to Death

A puppy was reportedly locked in a crate where she starved to death. The poor animal’s dead carcass was reportedly emaciated and covered in urine and feces, but the dog’s owner was only sentenced to one day in jail. Sign this petition to demand that this disgusting injustice be reversed.

Source: Justice for Puppy Reportedly Locked in Crate Until She Starved to Death

Man With History of Animal Sex Abuse Must Face Prison Time

A man with a decades-long history of animal cruelty and sexual abuse, including killing animals, reportedly asked the court to release him under the condition that he receive hormone treatments. Please sign this petition to demand that this repeat offender not be allowed to escape justice.

Source: Man With History of Animal Sex Abuse Must Face Prison Time

Justice for Two Dogs Allegedly Abandoned Without Food or Water

 

Two dogs suffered and one had to be euthanized after they were allegedly abandoned without food or water. One of the dogs was reportedly so emaciated that his bones showed through his skin, and the other suffered from a severe flea infestation. Demand justice for these poor dogs.

Source: Justice for Two Dogs Allegedly Abandoned Without Food or Water

Petition · Prison for the men who laughed as they tortured a shark in Florida · Change.org

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Petition · New York University: Expel an Animal Slaughterer · Change.org


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Prosecute Woman Filmed Biting and Hitting Dog on Subway

A woman was filmed beating and biting her dog on a subway. After abusing the poor animal in front of witnesses, the police let her go with only a warning. Please sign this petition to demand that this woman be prosecuted and banned from owning animals.

Source: Prosecute Woman Filmed Biting and Hitting Dog on Subway

Donkeys Allegedly Sexually Abused by Trespasser Need Justice

Two donkeys were allegedly sexually abused in a shocking case of animal cruelty. Video footage showed a man placing a bag over one donkey’s head and putting his pelvis against the animal’s rear. Demand justice for these innocent donkeys.

Source: Donkeys Allegedly Sexually Abused by Trespasser Need Justice

Petition: NFL & Atlanta Falcons: Don’t let Michael Vick retire a Falcon


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Petition: Juan Castillo Pérez leaves dogs to hang from washing line, posts photos online! Sign for tougher laws now!, Mexico


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Petition: Demand Justice for Endangered Key Deer Who Were Hogtied and Trapped in a Car!


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Petition · CCABLAC Calls On Mr. Charles Gleghorn To Resign As Officer/Director TN Walking Horse Breed Assn! · Change.org


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Punish Man Accused of Killing His Mother’s Pets for Money

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A dog and chicken were reportedly killed in a son’s disturbing act of revenge against his mother. Per police, the son demanded $50 from his parents and threatened to do something bad when they did not comply. Demand justice for these innocent animals.

Source: Punish Man Accused of Killing His Mother’s Pets for Money

Dairy Supplier Accused of Abuse Must Improve Standards

Abuse of mother cows was caught on video footage reportedly taken at a major dairy supplier’s facilities. Not only are the cows allegedly subjected to cruelty, but workers are also reportedly exposed to unsafe conditions. Sign this petition to demand this supplier clean up their act.

Source: Dairy Supplier Accused of Abuse Must Improve Standards

Petition · Minister of Agriculture Investigate the cruelty and neglect within AHAR incl excavation of the carcasses buried… · Change.org

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Man Writes a Powerful Message to the Cruel Human Who Callously Starved a Great Dane to Death | One Green Planet

 
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Petition · Sign: Justice for Neglected Dogs Left to Waste Away · Change.org


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Someone kicked a puppy so hard he lost his leg.

Someone kicked a puppy so hard he lost his leg.

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An 8-month-old puppy has lost his leg in a suspected case of extreme animal cruelty in Moon Township, PA. The puppy, now named Tres, suffered broken ribs and leg broken so badly it had to be amputated after a man named Marcus Smiley kicked him.

What could a puppy do for someone to do something so horrible? You won’t believe it:

“The boyfriend was rather angry because the dog had torn the house up a little, like dogs do sometimes,” McCarthy said. “Then he gave it an extremely powerful kick.”
“He was whimpering, limping. His leg was dangling. He couldn’t walk very well,” said Jess Horvatin, who rescues a lot of abused animals. Read more here

Thankfully, Tres’ surgery was successful and he has already been adopted by a loving family. The man accused of nearly killing him, Marcus Smiley will be charged with animal cruelty, a second-degree misdemeanor, according…

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Petition · Justice for tres the tripod · Change.org


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U.S. Government Must Stop Hiding Animal Abuse

 

The USDA website has taken down the portal to their records of animal cruelty, claiming a need to protect personal information that has long been redacted from those records. This is bad news for animals all over the world suffering from abuse and unethical treatment. Sign this petition to demand the USDA restore the portal to these records.

Source: U.S. Government Must Stop Hiding Animal Abuse

Thirty pronghorn die trying to cross frozen Idaho river | Reuters

 

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Environment | Tue Jan 17, 2017 | 7:49pm EST

Thirty pronghorn die trying to cross frozen Idaho river

By Laura Zuckerman | SALMON, Idaho

Thirty pronghorns, close cousins to antelope, died while crossing a frozen river in south central Idaho, in a very rare event for the sure-footed mammals, state wildlife managers said Tuesday.

About 500 pronghorns, which look like small deer and are famed for being the fastest land animal in North America, were seeking to cross the frozen Snake River near a wildlife refuge in Idaho on Sunday when part of the herd began slipping and falling on the ice, according to the Idaho Department of Fish and Game.

Roughly 200 of the pronghorns, so named for the short, forked horns on their heads, had successfully crossed the stream before a group of 47 became stranded on the ice, prompting hundreds of others to turn back to shore.

Idaho wildlife managers mounted a rescue mission on Monday, by which time just 36 pronghorns remained on the ice sheet. Ten of those had been killed and partially eaten by coyotes, 20 were so severely injured that they had to be euthanized on the spot and six survivors were taken by airboat to shore and released, Fish and Game officials said.

Although deer and elk periodically die seeking to cross frozen waterways, such incidents are rare when it comes to pronghorns, state wildlife officials said.

“I have never seen anything like it in my 26-year career,” Daryl Meints, regional Idaho Fish and Game wildlife manager, said in a statement.

The agency’s Gregg Losinski said pronghorns have traditionally been called antelope even though they are technically just a relative to both antelope and goats.
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Pronghorns, which are subject to regulated hunting in Idaho and elsewhere, are nicknamed “speed goats” for a swiftness of hoof that can see them reach speeds of nearly 60 miles per hour (97 kph), said Losinski.

(Reporting by Laura Zuckerman; Editing by Dan Whitcomb and Sandra Maler
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Alleged Animal Abuse at Pig Farm Must Be Stopped

Pigs at a swine facility are allegedly abused and beaten with sharp objects on a daily basis. Multiple reports have been filed against this company, yet nothing has been done about it. Sign this petition to demand that the company be shut down for allegedly allowing the pigs to be beaten and abused.

Source: Alleged Animal Abuse at Pig Farm Must Be Stopped

Emaciated Horses Taken from Convicted Animal Abuser Deserve Justice

 

Dozens of emaciated horses were recently taken from a woman with two previous animal cruelty convictions. Demand that this woman be banned from ever owning animals again.

Source: Emaciated Horses Taken from Convicted Animal Abuser Deserve Justice

Petition · Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission: Ask Vicenta Pages to Stop Perpetuating the Inbreeding and Abuse of Tigers · Change.org


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Petition · Keith A. Pelletier : Tenant farm in Wesport MA. involved in the worse known animal abuse case in New England. · Change.org


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Witnesses to Animal Abuse Must Report It Immediately

 

 

A shepherd has been accused of beating one of his lambs, and the crowd that witnessed the incident did not report it. Sign this petition to require that future incidents be reported immediately.

Source: Witnesses to Animal Abuse Must Report It Immediately

Justice For Dead Dog Shot and Burned With Firecrackers

A Snapchat video reportedly showed a teen shooting a dead dog and shoving firecrackers into its body. He allegedly described it as ‘awesome’ and found it funny. Demand justice for this innocent dog.

Source: Justice For Dead Dog Shot and Burned With Firecrackers

Teens Who Allegedly Abused Baby Goat Must Be Punished

A baby goat was reportedly abused by teenagers who smashed beer cans over its head. Despite the sickening footage, they won’t be charged with animal abuse. Demand that this injustice be solved and these teens punished.

Source: Teens Who Allegedly Abused Baby Goat Must Be Punished