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Re: Animal petitions and issues

Postby Pajarita » Sat Aug 15, 2020 9:14 am

VERY IMPORTANT PETITION!!! EVERY State should revoke the license of veterinarians that abuse animals (read the account of how this guy went from one state to another after being found guilty of animal cruelty) NOT EVERY VET LOVES ANIMALS!!!

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... rinarians/


USDA sued (AGAIN) for inhumane handling of poultry and endangering public health:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... ic-health/


All Sumatran rhinos are dead in Malaysia - they want to bring them back with cloning:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/health/medica ... li=BBnbfcL


Petition to stop breeding belugas for captivity:

https://secure2.convio.net/ida/site/Adv ... 4D8694A0A7


Petition to charge woman who abandoned old dog in woods:

https://animalpetitions.org/902076/old- ... s-justice/


They hanged the dog from the ceiling (with a harness) so they could cut his nails - GEEZ!!!! What useless and cruel people! And they proudly share the video... morons!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/dog-s ... i-BB17Yjs9


Puppy shot and left to die in portapotty:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/crime/gu ... r-BB17Y2P2


SEVEN years and still waiting for a forever home (and she is cutie!)

https://www.thedodo.com/daily-dodo/dog- ... er-7-years


Man shot at barking dog, hit woman with baby in arms:

https://www.nwitimes.com/news/man-shot- ... ca85f.html
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Re: Animal petitions and issues

Postby Pajarita » Tue Aug 18, 2020 9:54 am

USDA may start allowing chickens with cancer to be used for human consumption:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... nsumption/


Climate change causing increased stress to sparrows:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... te-change/


Editorial: Elephant and lion heads belong on the animals and not on the walls:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/edito ... li=BBnbfcL


Over 1,500 birds hurt by kites strings in India (this happens every single year!)

https://www.msn.com/en-in/news/india/ov ... r-BB18011T


Another endangered Florida panther killed by vehicle:

https://miami.cbslocal.com/2020/08/15/f ... ck-killed/


Kangaroo rats wearing backpacks:

https://www.pe.com/2020/08/07/endangere ... -highland/


Dead sea lion might shed light on plight of Aleutian species:

https://www.ktoo.org/2020/08/15/biologi ... opulation/


Petition to punish man who killed his room-mate two dogs and dismembered one of them (sicko!)

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... ates-dogs/


Killing of wolves continues in Washington State:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/contr ... li=BBnb7Kz


Five minks test positive for coronavirus in Utah fur farm:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/health/medica ... r-BB184qGx


Bear illegally killed in Pa (I lived in Pa for 5 years and they are all very quick to shoot animals - there was a dog breeder that shot five of his dogs in the head instead of giving them to a rescue)

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/bear- ... r-BB18441U


Swans are more aggressive with other swans than with other birds (of course, they are very territorial, it's the same with canaries)

https://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/uknews/s ... r-BB185IRc
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Re: Animal petitions and issues

Postby Pajarita » Wed Aug 19, 2020 9:02 am

North Korea to confiscate all pet dogs:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... nfiscated/


Why beagles are used for testing and what you can do about it:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... -about-it/


Animal abuser mutilating, torturing and killing horses in France:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... in-france/


Buying teacup and hypoallergenic dogs contributes to puppy mills:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... ppy-mills/


1,400 pieces of endangered turtles disguised as plastic seized in Miami:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... -in-miami/


NJ counties quarantined due to Lanternflies (they are a pest but they are GORGEOUS, too!)

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/new-j ... r-BB18780j


Crabs are struggling in the oil covered Mauritius beaches:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/more-s ... i-BB186wbL


Call for grouse shooting to require licensing:

https://focusingonwildlife.com/news/cal ... title_1120


Harvesting more eggs from near extinct White Rhino:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/sc ... li=BBnb7Kz


BIG Darth Vader bug pulled from ocean (look at the size of that sucker!):

https://www.livescience.com/supergiant- ... aA5Yo0Kff_
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Re: Animal petitions and issues

Postby Pajarita » Thu Aug 20, 2020 9:15 am

Dog lovers outraged over Dhaka plans to relocate stray dogs:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/do ... li=BBnbfcL


Dolphins in small tank empty of entertainment watch free squirrels wishfully:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... y-outside/


10 heartbreaking videos of the effects of palm oil plantations on orangutans:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... rangutans/


Orphaned by palm oil baby orangutan patiently waits for its caretaker:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/news/orp ... -palm-oil/


Starving orangutan desperately searching for food in devastated forest:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/news/ora ... -for-food/


Plague (from animals to humans) confirmed in Calif:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/health/medica ... r-BB189Vle


Male Murder Hornet caught (I know they are bad but they are also beautiful!)

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/male- ... r-BB18a2fe


Tiny bug bot (so cute!)

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/met ... _Headlines


When given poison, dingoes evolve to a larger size:

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/din ... _Headlines
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Flight: Yes

Re: Animal petitions and issues

Postby Pajarita » Fri Aug 21, 2020 9:01 am

Rescuers in Pa looking for a stray dog heard the shot that injured her:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/hound ... li=BBnbfcL


Ten environmental rollbacks of Trump Admin that hurt animals:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... m-animals/


Ban exotic animals in Australian circuses - petition:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... -circuses/


Cost difference between rescue and puppy mill dogs (mind you, this is ONLY the initial cost, it does not even mention medical care later in life when the problems of inbreeding, overbreeding appear because a puppy from a pet store does not mean the animal is healthier):

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... -mill-dog/


Closing Joe Exotic's zoo puts the animals in danger:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/joe-e ... li=BBnbfcL


Alaskan salmon is smaller due to climate change:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/alask ... r-BB18cXWc
Pajarita
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Gender: This parrot forum member is female
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Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Animal petitions and issues

Postby Pajarita » Sat Aug 22, 2020 9:32 am

Albino baby kangaroo most likely stolen from German zoo:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/al ... li=BBnb7Kz


Kittens thrown from moving vehicle:

https://animalpetitions.org/905247/kitt ... e-justice/


Leather, more than a 'by-product' of meat industry:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... -industry/


Sage-grouse habitat in danger from Kanye West's ranch expansion:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... ouse-bird/


Woman dumps senior dog and drives off (she had raised it from a puppy and kept it for 13 years! - what a monster!:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... l-cruelty/


Deadly kissing bugs spreading North:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/healt ... i-BB18fZBF


Animal Rescue sues to re-open shelters:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/anima ... r-BB18fejC


Millions of genetically modified mosquitos to be released in Florida:

https://www.zmescience.com/science/gene ... -242789930


Consumers are saying it's not ethical to use monkeys to pick coconuts:

https://www.zmescience.com/science/is-i ... -242789930
Pajarita
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Gender: This parrot forum member is female
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Flight: Yes

Re: Animal petitions and issues

Postby Pajarita » Mon Aug 24, 2020 9:12 am

Pajarita
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Gender: This parrot forum member is female
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Flight: Yes

Re: Animal petitions and issues

Postby Pajarita » Tue Aug 25, 2020 9:26 am

Seals forced to pull children in Belgian Animal Park (whenever there is money to be made, animals suffer)

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animals/ ... imal-park/


Gay penguins adopt egg (females, mind you! and it's always the males that incubate, not the females)

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/same-sex-p ... %20release.


Why breeding dogs is a problem - even by 'reputable' breeder:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... reputable/


What has happened to South Africa's Great White Sharks?

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... te-sharks/


Petition to restrict ivory and rhino horn in Massachussetts:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... achusetts/


Five worst animal exploitation in fashion industry (first link - second link is JK Rowling wearing a fur coat to the ire of animal activists - great disappointment to me to see how unaware/indifferent she is of animal cruelty issues):

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... -industry/
https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... activists/


New study: Drinking cow's milk increases risk of cancer in women by 80%!!! (personal note: I cannot consume any soy because of thyroid and I did not like the taste of almond milk in my tea or coffee but I've now discovered oatmilk and it's GREAT! It does not really change the taste of tea or coffee and it's creamy)

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/natural- ... 0-percent/


James Blunt gets scurvy from all meat diet (Sheesh - this happened to sailors in the times of Columbus - haven't we learned anything?)

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/news/jam ... meat-diet/


Climate change is disrupting plant and bees pollination cycles:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/news/cli ... on-cycles/


Ravens abandoning the Tower of London:

https://focusingonwildlife.com/news/bor ... title_1120


Threat of extinction: Australia's Environmental Law fails:

https://www.abc.net.au/radionational/pr ... d/12534136


Disposable masks are a danger to animals:

https://sports.yahoo.com/environmental- ... 53734.html
Pajarita
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Gender: This parrot forum member is female
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Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
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Flight: Yes

Re: Animal petitions and issues

Postby Pajarita » Wed Aug 26, 2020 10:26 am

Birds of a feather flock together - but timing depends on typhoons:

https://phys.org/news/2020-08-birds-fea ... hoons.html


Wetlands are vital to wading birds:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/travel/news/a ... r-BB18fT2i



I thought you would find this interesting - Parthenogenesis (virgin births) explained (first link) and in birds (second link):

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/ho ... li=BBnbfcL
https://www.embies.com/parthenogenesis- ... n%20nature.



What NOT to do with a puppy:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/animals ... i-BB18kdDN


Ten zoonotic diseases that emerged from people eating animals:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... g-animals/


Animal agriculture and air pollution - Five facts:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/environm ... pollution/


United to end FDA's dog testing:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics ... r-BB18mM7b


One of the oldest cassowaries in the world and the oldest in North America turns 41:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/th ... i-BB18o2JZ


Despite efforts, juvenile dolphin dies:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/young ... r-BB18n1zC


The elephant shrew, a lost species for 50 years, is spotted again:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/missi ... r-BB18mhrM


Environmentalists and Alaska native tribe will challenge Trump Admin on Artic drilling over polar bear survival:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/trump ... r-BB18jIUL



Painting wind turbines black will help birds not fly into them (personal note: it stands to reason and this is why I never use dark colored cages for my birds)

https://www.zmescience.com/science/pain ... ds-223423/?
goal=0_3b5aad2288-b767d1eb94-242789930



Draught (climate change) make tropical birds reproduce less:

https://www.zmescience.com/science/trop ... -242789930


South America - lockdown brings respite and danger to wildlife:

https://news.mongabay.com/2020/08/for-s ... d-respite/


Condor chicks' fate in Big Sur fire unknown:

https://www.sfgate.com/california-wildf ... uxbndlbing
Pajarita
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Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17518
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Animal petitions and issues

Postby Pajarita » Thu Aug 27, 2020 11:12 am

Migratory birds' super flight paths blocked:

https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/busines ... et-blocked


Whitehall to ban feeding birds:

https://www.thisweeknews.com/news/20200 ... -waterfowl


UK grocery chains remove beef from farms that abuse their animals:

https://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsa ... g-animals/


Don't fear dragonflies:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/lifestyle/pet ... d=msedgntp


Twenty poisonous snakes invade couple's home:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/20 ... d=msedgntp


Trump Admin sued over killing of wolf pups and bear cubs rollback of restrictions:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/trump ... d=msedgntp


1,000 Animals treated for burns at UC Davis from Calif fires:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/anima ... i-BB18qbzM


Thai animal refuges suffering under lockdown:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/thai- ... r-BB18pw3v


Customs stops 8 Pomeranian puppies smuggled from Russia:

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/custo ... r-BB18oKEu


Brutus Tortoise thinks he is a dog:

https://journalstar.com/lifestyles/pets ... 9da68.html


Grasshopper was lost, then found and now it's endangered:

https://phys.org/news/2020-08-grasshopp ... gered.html


14 dead dolphins wash up on Mauritius beach:

https://www.msn.com/en-xl/news/other/ma ... r-BB18pU2P


513 animals 'missing' in Pakistan zoo:

https://www.msn.com/en-in/news/other/ar ... r-BB181M3r


Hire a petting zoo for a birthday party? (BAD idea!)

https://wyrk.com/you-can-hire-a-petting ... day-party/


American bulldog breeder faces 5 years in jail for animal abuse:

https://ktla.com/news/man-faces-3-years ... -l-a-home/


134 dogs rescued from 'horrible' puppy mill:

https://www.mlive.com/news/2020/08/stat ... -mill.html
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17518
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

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