Dolphins are at risk of being kept in cruel captivity in a proposed new tourism attraction. Sign this petition to encourage the rejection of this proposal.
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After mother and daughter beluga whales passed away within two weeks of each other, the public and animal activists spoke up about their concerns for the animals trapped within the aquarium. Thankfully, the local board decided to ban cetacean captivity at the aquarium. Sign this petition and praise the board for making the compassionate choice.
Pink dolphins are having their fins cut off by fishermen to use as bait, accounting for many deaths among the species. These beautiful creatures are already in danger due to loss of habitat and river pollution, but this inhumane practice cannot be allowed to continue. Sign this petition to save these creatures from cruel deaths by mutilation.
A museum holds several dolphins in small, dirty tanks with chlorine levels so high that some of the dolphins reportedly cannot even open their eyes. Sign this petition and demand that these incredibly sensitive and intelligent animals are moved to a sea pen or an accredited sanctuary immediately.
A lone false killer whale is reportedly being held in a small, dirty tank at a marine park. She was stolen from the wild, used for research and is now left isolated in a cramped space. Sign this petition and demand she is retired to an accredited seaside sanctuary.
A group of tourists allegedly caused the death of a baby dolphin when they dragged it from the water to take selfies with it. This is a particularly tragic example of how wildlife often suffers at the hands of self-indulgent tourists. Sign this petition calling for enhanced implementation of wildlife protection measures.
A baby dolphin died after tourists pulled the dolphin out of the water and let it roast in the sun while they took pictures. This poor creature apparently lost its life due to human negligence and vanity. Sign this petition and demand the tourists be held responsible for their actions.
Tourists are harassing spinner dolphins during their resting hours, and the tourist industry is against implementing rules to protect them, claiming it will spoil people’s fun. Sign this petition to demand protection for these dolphins.
Hundreds of dolphins are being killed and butchered at an annual hunt in Japan. Sign the petition to demand an end to this barbaric practice.
Many Hawaiian businesses are capitalizing on the chance to bring tourists out to view and interact with wild dolphins, a practice which can lead to many problems. Thankfully, a barrier between the dolphins and tourists has been proposed. Sign this petition to show your support for the building of the barrier.
SeaWorld is continuing to breed beluga whales and dolphins despite its decision to end orca breeding earlier this year, much to these animals’ detriment. Urge the aquatic park to end these breeding programs and to build a seaside sanctuary for their captive marine mammals.
Thousands of wild dolphins will be chased to exhaustion and rounded up in a cove to be bludgeoned to death this year, as has been the case for several years. Demand that this barbaric practice is immediately stopped so that innocent dolphins no longer suffer and die such a brutal death.
An endangered Indus river dolphin was trapped in shallow water with the sun beating on her little body. Thankfully, rescuers were able to safely capture and move the dolphin upriver. Sign this petition and thank the rescuers for saving this dolphin.
The National Aquarium has recently announced that it will be releasing all eight of its bottlenose dolphins to a seaside sanctuary. Now these dolphins will be able to swim in the sea, feel the tides, and interact with wild dolphins. Sign this petition and thank the National Aquarium for making the compassionate decision.
A large banking company recently pulled an advertisement that featured a child kissing a captive dolphin. The company learned about the mental and physical stress captivity puts on dolphins and decided to no longer support this form of animal exploitation. Thank the company for pulling the ad.
McDonald’s Filet-O-Fish reportedly contains fish that is caught using a horribly destructive method that kills dolphins. Demand McDonald’s drop unsustainable fish from its menu.
An elderly dolphin in poor health is being forced to perform shows daily and drag people across pools in a marine park. Demand that Bucky the dolphin be retired to an accredited sanctuary.
A company is currently building a dolphin park in the middle of the desert. This “swim with dolphins” tourist attraction will hurt the animals and potentially injure humans. Sign the petition to stop the construction of this park.
An upcoming navy sonar drill will put countless dolphins at risk of injury and death. Demand that this training exercise is cancelled and replaced with a humane equivalent.
An extremely rare freshwater dolphin may lose protected status if the U.S. government decides to remove it from the endangered species list. Sign this petition to demand that this threatened species maintains its endangered status and continues to receive the protection it deserves.
A dolphin allegedly cooked to death in the hot sun after a tourist removed it from the water. The dolphin was allegedly passed around so that each tourist could take a selfie with it. Demand that those responsible for the suffering and death of this vulnerable animal are prosecuted if found guilty.
A proposed entertainment complex would take wild-caught dolphins and other marine life and confine them to small pools and tanks. Urge the city of Da Nang to reject the project and allow the animals to live freely.
Whales and dolphins are being put at risk by deadly explosions set off during Navy training exercises in their habitat. Urge the Navy to safeguard marine life by staying out of these sensitive areas.
Currently, 98 percent of the tuna cans sold in the U.S. feature the misleading and deceptive “dolphin-safe” label and may still contain dolphin meat or be the result of fishing methods that kill the animal. Demand that the “dolphin-safe” label be updated to mean just that – no slaughtered dolphins.
Dolphins are being kept in cramped, unhealthy conditions at an illegal ‘swim with the dolphins’ facility. Sign this petition to shut down the dolphin facility and prevent another similar facility from being built.