Urge the Alamo Mission Museum in Mount Vernon, Texas, to Nix Turtle ‘Racing’!

Please politely urge museum officials to scrap this cruel event and leave the turtles in peace in nature, where they belong!

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Urge the City of Longville, Minnesota, to Nix Turtle ‘Racing’!

Please politely urge city officials to scrap these cruel events and leave the turtles in peace in nature, where they belong!

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U.S. Residents: Demand an End to Wildlife-Killing Contests on Public Land!

Please contact your U.S. representative and urge them to cosponsor and support HR 7398!

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Tell Secretary of the Interior That Northern Rocky Mountain Gray Wolves Need Federal Protection

Only an estimated 5,000 to 6,000 gray wolves remain in the contiguous U.S. (where once hundreds of thousands roamed), so these animals may not have that long!

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Urge the Punxsutawney Groundhog Club to Let Phil Retire

For 135 years. the Punxsutawney Groundhog Club has held a groundhog captive so that it can drag him out on February 2—when he’d naturally be in hibernation.

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URGENT: Protect Wildlife From Cruel Trapping in Their Homes!

Legislators in the U.S. House of Representatives recently introduced the Refuge From Cruel Trapping Act of 2021, HR 4716, which would ban the recreational and commercial use of body-gripping traps on protected public lands.

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Urge Trinity University in San Antonio to Ditch Glue Traps!

Please politely e-mail Trinity University officials and urge them to ditch glue traps immediately.

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Ask Photographers to Stop Exploiting Wildlife for Bogus Photo Ops

This disgraced animal exhibitor illegally exploits animals for bogus photo shoots.

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Dozens of Geese Rounded Up in Tennessee Community; Beavers and Groundhogs Next!

Trapped animals suffer immensely, often injuring themselves in their frantic attempts to escape.

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Urge Township in New Jersey to Scrap Cruel Deer-Killing Plans!

Please politely ask Ocean Township officials to scrap killing for humane control methods—then forward this alert to everyone you know.

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NRA Chief Shoots, Struggles to Kill Elephant—Take Action!

See for yourself the shocking footage of NRA chief Wayne LaPierre mangling an elephant, and then speak out against cowardly “trophy” hunters.

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Update: Illinois HOA Halts Option for Lethal Beaver Control

Please politely urge the HOA through its management company to take lethal control off the table and instead employ humane measures.

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Cruel Traps Reportedly Threaten Rodents at NYC Grocery Store!

Please urge the corporate leadership of this grocery store to stop torturing rodents.

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