Action Alert

One-day phone call campaign to members of the appropriations Committee requested on Tuesday, May 14th

Please take some time out of your day to help Project Bobcat target members of the state appropriations committee with phone calls on Tuesday, May 14th. We need these members of the appropriations committee to be flooded with calls tomorrow (Tuesday, May 14th) prior to their vote on Wednesday, May 15th, 2013.  The communities these...

ACTION ALERT: Sign PETA’s Bobcat Protection Act Petition

Urge California Legislators to Support Bobcat Protection Act! Sign the petition here: https://secure.peta.org/site/Advocacy?cmd=display&page=UserAction&id=4793 The California legislature is considering Assembly Bill (A.B.) 1213, which, if passed, would ban the trapping (including snaring) of bobcats for their hides! Trapping animals is exceedingly cruel, and because bobcat populations have declined, bloodthirsty fur trappers are now going to ridiculous...

ACTION ALERT: AB 1213, The Bobcat Protection Act goes up for vote April, 30th and WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT AT THE HEARING!

AB 1213, The Bobcat Protection Act goes up for vote on Tuesday, April, 30th, 2013 at 9 am in Sacramento. WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT AND PHYSICAL PRESENCE AT THIS HEARING! Please let us know if you can be present in Sacramento for this important hearing by emailing us at: info@projectbobcat.org.  We are helping Morongo Basin...

UPDATE: AB 1213 got its first committee hearing April 2nd: ACTION NEEDED

AB 1213 (Bloom) got its first committee hearing April 2nd.  The vote didn’t happen and instead was held over until either April 16th or the 30th. Our side had three witnesses testifying in favor along with multiple support statements from others in the audience.  The trappers were well organized and out in force, with many...

Action Alert: Mail this form letter to your CA Assembly person urging them to support CA AB 1213, The Bobcat Protection Act

Copy, paste and personalize the following letter to send to your California State Assembly person to urge them to support The AB 1213, The Bobcat Protection Act. For more information on this bill, please read the A.B. 1213 (Bloom) Fact Sheet (pdf). ———————————— [Date] Honorable [your California Lawmaker], Please Support A.B. 1213 (Bloom) and End...

CBD Action Alert: Help Outlaw Bobcat Trapping in California

Please act now to protect California’s native bobcats. Under the state’s antiquated trapping laws, it is still perfectly legal for commercial fur trappers to kill an unlimited number of bobcats. And the escalating demand for bobcat pelts in China and Russia is driving up fur prices, causing a boom in bobcat trapping in California. What’s...

PETITION: Ban trapping of bobcats in the Morongo Basin near Joshua Tree National Park

Please click here to sign our Change.org petition to ban trapping of bobcats in the Morongo Basin near Joshua Tree National Park. The petition will sent to a group California lawmakers and top officials at the California Department of Fish & Wildlife and reads as follows: As residents of and visitors to the Morongo Basin...

ACTION ALERT: Help End Bobcat Trapping in California (Center for Biological Diversity)

Please support the Center for Biological Diversity’s campaign to stop bobcat trapping in California. Bobcat trapping is a big problem in California. Last year, more than 1,800 were trapped and killed because of escalating demand for pelts in places like China and Russia. If nothing’s done, the number will continue to grow. To automatically send...