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Tampa Bay beaches now closed with fish kill - Preview not available Nikki Jul 30, 2008 4:21 PM
Action needed re: Spoto's Steak Joint - Please take a few minutes to fill out the complaint form - thank you! Nikki Jul 30, 2008 10:06 AM
Colby Needs a Home - Hey Everyone, We have a foster cat that we found outside living with us. He is neutered and has all his shots and is about 2 years old. He is the sweetest most friendliest cat I have ever met. He is very cuddly. We want to keep him but already veganjodi Jul 29, 2008 1:20 PM
Please urge Congress to combat animal cruelty - Will take 2 minutes to call your Rep. - just have your address ready - thanks! @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@­@@@@@@@@@ Dear Friend, The Animal Cruelty Statistics Act (H.R. 6597) requi Nikki Jul 29, 2008 12:30 PM
Yahoo News Article RE: Factory Farm Animals - Thanks for the heads-up, Dina! Nikki Jul 28, 2008 6:53 PM
Bonita Eagles need your help! - Preview not available Nikki Jul 28, 2008 1:58 PM
Take 3 minutes To Help WMNF's "Talking Animals" - WMNF, the Tampa NPR affilliate that carries "Talking Animals," is currently offering a listener survey, seeking all sorts of input about their programming. Please visit the station's website ( http:/ veganjodi Jul 26, 2008 2:41 PM
Watch "20/20" on ABC Friday July 25 - Great Elephant Feature - Nikki Jul 25, 2008 1:07 PM
Puppy Mill Court Hearing - Wed. 7/23 Update - Many of you heard about this disgusting case, and the gut wrenching court decision yesterday. The judge ordered that the healthiest 60 of the 121 dogs are to be given back to Teresita Hughes in 10 days. media li Nikki Jul 24, 2008 5:46 PM
Cat in need of forever home - Hey Everyone! We again took in another stray cat who needs a forever home! He is incredibly sweet, probably the friendliest cat I have ever met (and I've met a lot of cats). He actually was laying next to me with his head on my shoulder earlier veganjodi Jul 24, 2008 4:59 PM
Banana Spreads Compassion - We handed out 400 leaflets this morning while putting a smile on peoples' faces! We plan to do this on a bi-weekly basis on a weekday morning. If you want to help out, please let us know! Thanks! Jodi veganjodi Jul 24, 2008 3:44 PM
free Kibble Kat - Marisa Jul 24, 2008 12:58 PM
Florida Voices for Animals 3rd QTR Newsletter Available - The Florida Voices for Animals 3rd QTR Newsletter is now available in the files section of the website. http://animalrights.meetup.com­/157/files/ Be sure to download and read your copy. You don't user 2. Jul 24, 2008 8:17 AM
Hello - Unfortunately we did not get too many responses for the party, therefore we will not be having one. Thank you to those who responded! Take care, Deb -- Debra Geery, Debbie Jul 23, 2008 8:47 PM
Latest Vegan Outreach Newsletter - http://www.veganoutreach.org/e­newsletter/20080723.html Our very own Super-Star-Seven year old Spencer Sherman made the VERY FRONT!! -- Nikk Nikki Jul 23, 2008 7:28 PM
Media: Why Vegan is the New Atkins - http://www.huffingtonpost.com/­kathy-freston/why-vegan-is-the­-new-atki_b_114464.html Nikki Jul 23, 2008 4:52 PM
T-shirts available for FVA and The Little Cats Rescue! - Please encourage everyone you know to purchase one or both of the two t-shirts at the links below. Proceeds go to the respective group (Florida Voices for Animals or The Little Cats Rescue) and other animal welfare organizations. Additionally if you type veganjodi Jul 23, 2008 5:32 AM
Re: [animalrights-157] Final call: Gift for a friend :) - better to be corny than cheesey! -----Original Message----- From: Nikki <[address removed]> To: [address removed] Sent: Tue, 22 Jul[masked]:34 pm Subject: [animalrights-157] Final call: Gift f user 5. Jul 22, 2008 4:37 PM
Final call: Gift for a friend :) - We've collected $30 towards the popcorn popper for Darlynn's sanctuary....the pigs still don't know we're doing this for them, so please don't squeal [I know, that was corny...sigh....] Anywho, this beaut is onl Nikki Jul 22, 2008 4:34 PM
RE: [animalrights-157] Media: Staying fit on a vegetarian diet - user 6. Jul 22, 2008 4:22 PM
Media: Staying fit on a vegetarian diet - This is a ridiculous over-dramatization of vegan/vegetarian diets and athleticism. If anyone has time to send a response, tear it up! Nikki Jul 22, 2008 3:11 PM
New Meetup: KFC Demonstration - Announcing a new Meetup for Tampa Area Animal Rights Meetup Group! What: KFC Demonstration When: July 27,[masked]:00 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meetup Description: We will be having a peaceful de user 5. Jul 22, 2008 10:42 AM
Strange request - Does anyone have a fruit or vegetable costume [for an adult] that Jodi and I could borrow for early Thursday am? I'll explain more if you have one we can borrow :) Thanks! -- Nikki Benoit Outrea Nikki Jul 22, 2008 10:41 AM
Meetup details changed: National Hot Dog Month Veggie Give-a-way! - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://animalrights.meetup.com­/157/calendar/8388575/ When: July 26,[masked]:00 PM Where: Tampa user 5. Jul 22, 2008 10:34 AM
Meetup details changed: Brandon Meeting - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://animalrights.meetup.com­/157/calendar/8388532/ When: July 23,[masked]:00 PM Where: Brandon user 5. Jul 22, 2008 10:23 AM
RE: [animalrights-157] Puppy Mill Court Hearing - Wed. 7/23 - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } Nikki-I think I want to take off work for this. From: nikki.benoit@g Nina P. Jul 21, 2008 10:02 PM
Elnor Island Cleanup this Saturday - Nikki Jul 21, 2008 5:04 PM
PCRM Op Ed: Meat's striking out - Not sure how I missed this, but GREAT resource for plant-based diets and athletes http://blogs.usatoday.com/oped­/2008/05/meats-striking.html Nikki Jul 21, 2008 4:01 PM
Rocky Mountain Wolves BACK ON the Endangered Species List... - Tears of joy are a rare but beautiful thing :) Nikki Jul 21, 2008 1:51 PM
RE: [animalrights-157] Puppy Mill Court Hearing - Wed. 7/23 - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } I would love nothing more than to attend this protest. My dog (aka my baby) Stephanie S. Jul 21, 2008 12:17 PM
9th Annual Humane Society of Tampa Bay Pet Telethon - The 9th Annual Humane Society of Tampa Bay Pet Telethon is just around the corner! Be sure to tune in and w Nikki Jul 21, 2008 12:12 PM
Puppy Mill Court Hearing - Wed. 7/23 - Nikki Jul 21, 2008 11:33 AM
Fwd: RSVP now to party to help farm animals! - Hi All, I am interested in hosting a party for this historical event! I want to get a feel for how many people can attend. I live in safety harbor in front of Phillipe Park. If possible, please email me by Tuesday if Debbie Jul 20, 2008 1:19 PM
Re: [animalrights-157] NonviolenceUnited.org: VEGAN. The Video - great video. I'll pass it around. On Sat, Jul 19, 2008 at 11:49 PM, Nikki < [address removed] > wrote: Riley Jul 20, 2008 12:09 PM
NonviolenceUnited.org: VEGAN. The Video - 11 minute video that makes the bigger picture more palatable for most audiences... http://www.nonviolenceunited.o­r Nikki Jul 19, 2008 11:49 PM
Trap-Neuter-Release Course - Hey Everyone, In case any of you want to get involved in trap/neuter/release programs, or know someone who might, I found an awesome online class to teach us about how to go about putting this method into practice. If more people did this with veganjodi Jul 19, 2008 7:34 PM
Fw: Victory! Winn Dixie Helps Farmed Animals! - Preview not available veganjodi Jul 17, 2008 4:13 PM
VICTORY! Winn Dixie Helps Farmed Animals! - Preview not available Nikki Jul 17, 2008 11:24 AM
Gift for a friend :) - Many of you have heard about Darlynn's Darlins pig sanctuary catching fire a couple months ago. We've had numerous volunteers visit the sanctuary, lending a hand for debris clean up, Nikki Jul 15, 2008 4:24 PM
Fwd: FW: from Al Thomas: Emergency animal help needed - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: < [address removed] > Date: Tue, Jul 15, 2008 at 8:45 AM Su Isabelle Jul 15, 2008 12:56 PM
Leafy Greens: NEW Raw Food, Vegan, Vegetarian Beachside Pot Luck! - Yay this Sunday! " A new place to go for Raw Food...this time in Pinellas County Beachside! Bring your favorite raw food dish (to serve 6 people or more) along with your beach shoes so you can go for a walk on the beach after dinne Nikki Jul 14, 2008 10:32 AM
Pics of FVA @ Darlynn's Darlins Pig Sanctuary - Yesterday some of us Florida Voices for Animals people drove out to Lake Wales to help out at Darlynn's Darlins Pig Sanctuary. They had a fire in May and are really in need of help. www.darlynnsdarlins.com Here is a link to some pictures: veganjodi Jul 13, 2008 5:50 PM
Kudos to Nikki and Jodi! - For those of you who did not have the opportunity to hear the radio segment of "Talking Animals" that aired a few days ago on July 9 on WMNF 88.5 FM, it's not too late to hear it on audio archives. Jodi and Nikki di Isabelle Jul 11, 2008 10:03 AM
Florida Voices for Animals (FVA) T-shirts now available online! - 30% of all proceeds goes to FVA for the FVA t-shirts that are purchased here: http://www.code-creations.com/­lets veganjodi Jul 10, 2008 1:39 PM
Please RSVP yes or no for this Saturday at Darlynn's Darlins - Volunteering at Darlynn's Darlins P? Please visit the link above and RSVP either yes or no so we can have a count as to who is going. Thanks! Jodi veganjodi Jul 10, 2008 1:24 PM
Obesity levels in China rising fast - Article Link: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/25­604151/ Article: Obesity levels in China rising fast, study finds More than a quarter of adults overweight a deano Jul 9, 2008 3:24 PM
Open house @ Front Porch Produce - Wed. 7/9 - Our very own Temple alerted us that there's a new mostly vegetarian/vegan store/kitchen on 4th Ave N & 4th St. in St. Pete that's having an open house w/ free food tomorrow (Wednesday the 9th) from 5pm-7:30ish. [Free always tastes better] Nikki Jul 8, 2008 9:39 PM
New Meetup: Volunteering at Darlynn's Darlins Pig Rescue - Announcing a new Meetup for Tampa Area Animal Rights Meetup Group! What: Volunteering at Darlynn's Darlins Pig Rescue When: July 12,[masked]:00 AM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meetup Description: We'l veganjodi Jul 8, 2008 11:11 AM
Picketing outside Spoto's - Greetings! It was recommended that before we make a presence, we send out a Press Release, as this will UNDOUBTEDLY warrant coverage. I have a volunteer to do this already, so if you're interested, PLEASE email ASAP me at Nikki Jul 8, 2008 9:58 AM
Fwd: "Talking Animals": TWICE on July 9--11:30am + special HOUR show at 1:05pm EDT - Preview not available Isabelle Jul 7, 2008 9:22 PM
shelters for cats with feline HIV? - Is anyone aware of any shelters in the state of Florida that keep and care for cats (or even individuals who care for them in their homes) with feline HIV or leukemia? Sadly, I had to euthanize a beautiful cat with a sweet and loving disposition a f Isabelle Jul 7, 2008 8:57 PM
Re: [animalrights-157] Local restaurant serves wild animal flesh - Unbelievable... not only is the restaurant ludicrous, but the article itself makes me question what the reporter was thinking.. On Mon, Jul 7, 2008 at 11:35 AM, Nikki < nikki.benoit Riley Jul 7, 2008 8:47 PM
Fwd: Ask the Military to End Live Animal Use in Medical Student Courses - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: PCRM Research Program Coordinator Ryan Merkley < [address removed] > Date: Mon, Jul 7, 2008 Isabelle Jul 7, 2008 8:46 PM
RE: [animalrights-157] Local restaurant serves wild animal flesh - Preview not available user 4. Jul 7, 2008 1:46 PM
Bunny in need of home - Hi there, I have a friend in a situation. She has a rabbit, and is getting ready to move to Hawaii, as her veganjodi Jul 7, 2008 1:32 PM
PEAS meeting in Brandon - Hi Jodi, We will be having the first P.E.A.S. (People for Education of Animal Suffering) meeting on Wed, July 23rd at 7pm at the Brandon Regional Library. On Sunday, July 27th from 2-3 pm we will be having a demonstration at veganjodi Jul 7, 2008 1:31 PM
RE: [animalrights-157] Local restaurant serves wild animal flesh - Preview not available Nina P. Jul 7, 2008 12:59 PM
Local restaurant serves wild animal flesh - http://www.tampabay.com/featur­es/food/article661291.ece Commence Operation Squeaky Wheel. Aside from the inhumanity of it all, we're in Nikki Jul 7, 2008 11:35 AM
Home Needed for Local Cat - From: [address removed] Sent: 7/2/2008 5:28:08 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time I veganjodi Jul 6, 2008 11:56 AM
New raw food cafe at North Redington Beach - ...not open yet Nikki Jul 4, 2008 10:23 AM
FVA on WMNF's Talking Animals 7/9 at 11:30! - YUP! Jodi landed us an interview next Wednesday with Duncan Strauss - yay! We only have apx 20 minutes, so we'll debrief on our present campaigns, hot topics and ways to get involved. Tune in to 88.5 FM [locally] or visit Nikki Jul 3, 2008 10:38 AM
New Meetup: Leafleting/Eating opportunity! THE FESTIVAL OF CHARIOTS - Announcing a new Meetup for Tampa Area Animal Rights Meetup Group! What: Leafleting/Eating opportunity! THE FESTIVAL OF CHARIOTS When: July 5,[masked]:00 AM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meetup Descr Nikki Jul 2, 2008 1:22 PM
Don't foget! GREAT leafleting opportunity at Vans Warped Tour next Friday 7/11!!! - Link to event here: Vans Warped Tour This is a great opportunity to reach a LARGE number of progressives. We'll be out there all day and need bodies for every shift. Nikki Jul 2, 2008 11:04 AM
Take Action: Ladybugs Frying to Death at The Home Depot - Nikki Jun 30, 2008 6:44 PM
Friendly reminder: Sunday FVA Committee Meeting - Greetings fellow activists! **PLEASE READ THIS EMAIL IN ITS ENTIRETY [...thanks :) ] As you know, FVA's creating committees and will kick off our motion this Nikki Jun 30, 2008 12:46 PM
Help at Darlynn's Darlins Sanctuary? - Hi Everyone, You may remember the fire that a local pig rescue had on Mothers' Day? http://darlynnsdarlins.org/ Well the board members of Florida Voices for Animals are going out to help veganjodi Jun 30, 2008 7:34 AM
Fw: Ask Starbucks to Carry Vegan Foods And vote for others!!! - You can also vote for other peoples' opinions on putting vegan options there. This would add points to those posts and perhaps Starbucks would take them more veganjodi Jun 26, 2008 5:38 PM
Fw: Ask Starbucks to Carry Vegan Foods! - --- On Tue, 6/24/08, Jenny Lou Browning (PETA) <[address removed]> wrote: veganjodi Jun 26, 2008 5:36 PM
Fw: E-Mail from Mark Weber --- Fw: [lobsa] (Tasmania Australia) 400 kangaroos & wallabies to be killed on Maria Island - From: Mark Weber <[address removed]> Subject: veganjodi Jun 26, 2008 5:20 PM
Fw: [lobsa] Help Save Hundreds of Wild Horses at Sheldon National Wildlife Refuge in Nevada - --- On Thu, 6/26/08, Mark Weber <[address removed]> wrote: veganjodi Jun 26, 2008 5:19 PM
Chesapeake Climate Action Network - I had the honor of meeting this man - Mike Tidwell - at a 1 Sky climate action workshop in October 2007 in Miami. He's been instrumental in the climate awareness arena and the FIRST leader (in my travels) on environmental issues to stress our ne Nikki Jun 24, 2008 3:04 PM
Can you do a quick favor? - Big Agribusiness is dropping serious cash to counter the California ballot initiative that will ban battery cages, gestation crates, veal crates. Just this week alone, egg factory farmers have contributed more than half a million dollars < veganjodi Jun 24, 2008 2:16 PM
ACTION NEEDED! What is an animal sanctuary? Florida proposes an official definition - Preview not available Nikki Jun 23, 2008 10:13 AM
The Little Cats Rescue in NPR needs help - Greetings, friends of TLC Rescue! Because of the influx of kittens and their moms, we have had to make a few changes to the Sanctuary in order to keep them cool in this record-breaking heat. At 8:00 last night, the intake room (former garage veganjodi Jun 21, 2008 11:35 AM
Vegan Farming on CNN - Was on their mainpage yesterday: http://www.cnn.com/2008/TECH/s­cience/06/18/veganic.farm.ap/i­ndex.html ALBUQ Nikki Jun 19, 2008 5:21 PM
Local AR activist gets the spot light! - Our very own Randon Martin, recent high school graduate at Dunedin HS, was interviewed by a Suncoast Pinellas Newspaper [condensed electronic version below]. Nikki Jun 19, 2008 5:10 PM
Cat Found - From: JoJo Hulett <jojohulett2003@ yahoo.com> Date: Jun 18,[masked]:06 PM Subject: Found recently-declawed cat Hi, guys. I found a very sweet (and beautiful), medium-hair tuxedo last night, as I was driving home. I saw eyes veganjodi Jun 19, 2008 4:24 PM
Weekend of Action: Put the Pressure on Staples June 21st! - From our very own Randon: Win Animal Rights is calling for a weekend of action against Staples for their role in supplying the puppy killers at Huntingdon Life Sciences Nikki Jun 19, 2008 12:35 PM
Hunter lives with Vegans on 30 Days! - For those of you who missed the animal rights episode of 30 Days last night you can catch it again on FX this Friday and Sunday 6/20 and 6/22 at 11:00 pm. I'm going to tape them so if anyone is unfortunate enough not to have cable let me know and I can le veganjodi Jun 18, 2008 7:22 AM
Letters needed- Tigers don't belong at Orlando nightclub - Preview not available Nikki Jun 16, 2008 1:26 PM
Please watch "30 Days" on FX Tomorrow - As one of PETA's campaign coordinators, I get to travel the nation, leading campaigns to help educate people on animal rights issues. I recently had the opportunity to take part in a reality TV show called 30 Days, the brainchild of filmmak deano Jun 16, 2008 12:46 PM
Media: Getting Past the 'Protein Myth' That Keeps People from Quitting Meat and Dairy - Getting Past the 'Protein Myth' That Keeps People from Quitting Meat and Dairy By Kathy F Nikki Jun 9, 2008 2:41 PM
Meeting details changed: HSUS Sponsored Grassroots Meeting in Largo - I've updated this meeting. For more details, see the full listing: http://animalrights.meetup.com­/157/calendar/8108061/ When: Saturday, June 28, 2008 at 10:00 AM Wher Nikki Jun 9, 2008 12:03 PM
New Meeting: HSUS Sponsored Grassroots Meeting in Largo - Announcing a new meeting for Tampa Area Animal Rights Meetup Group! What: HSUS Sponsored Grassroots Meeting in Largo When: Saturday, June 28, 2:00 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meeting Description: Nikki Jun 9, 2008 10:03 AM
Taiwan: One million vow to reduce carbon by being vegetarian - We're closer everyday.......read the red :) One million vow to reduce carbon by being vegetarian Nikki Jun 8, 2008 6:31 PM
Re: [animalrights-157] New demo coordinated! - and if protests aren't your thing, letters can be addressed to: Ron Sargent Chairman and CEO STAPLES World Headquarters 500 Staples Drive user 7. Jun 5, 2008 2:50 PM
New demo coordinated! - Time is flexible so if more people wanna start later that can be arranged. Thank you. Randon http://tampabay.indymedia.org/­event/prote user 7. Jun 5, 2008 12:44 PM
RE: [animalrights-157] Animals Asia's earthquake relief efforts. - Preview not available Nina P. Jun 5, 2008 6:37 AM
Animals Asia's earthquake relief efforts. - Preview not available Nikki Jun 4, 2008 7:41 PM
New Meeting: Leafleting opportunity: St. Pete Gay Pride Fest! - Announcing a new meeting for Tampa Area Animal Rights Meetup Group! What: Leafleting opportunity: St. Pete Gay Pride Fest! When: Saturday, June 28, 12:00 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meeting Desc Nikki Jun 2, 2008 2:30 PM
New Meeting: FVA Hosts "Activist Appreciation Day!" - Announcing a new meeting for Tampa Area Animal Rights Meetup Group! What: FVA Hosts "Activist Appreciation Day!" When: Friday, June 27, 5:00 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meeting Descript Nikki Jun 2, 2008 1:38 PM
PLEA FOR FELINES AND ME - bob Jun 2, 2008 11:46 AM
MAJOR Victory for Animals in PETA's KFC Campaign - Preview not available Nikki Jun 2, 2008 10:49 AM
REMINDER: FVA's creating committees!!! Join one today! - For those of you who haven't responded yet, PLEASE DO by the end of today 5/30 [**of course, if you're later than today, I'd never turn you away :)  Nikki May 30, 2008 12:11 PM
ASPCA AND RINGLING BROS. TO MEET IN COURT THIS OCTOBER - Preview not available Nikki May 30, 2008 11:52 AM
New Meeting: Calling all Vegans, Veggies and Veg-curious - Pot Luck time again! - Announcing a new meeting for Tampa Area Animal Rights Meetup Group! What: Calling all Vegans, Veggies and Veg-curious - Pot Luck time again! When: Sunday, June 29, 7:00 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Nikki May 29, 2008 6:01 PM
Please call governor Crist for Veto of Florida CS/HB 7059 - sea grass destruction - Preview not available Nikki May 29, 2008 9:57 AM
Pig rescue that had fire needs volunteers - Clothes to wear while working (boots?) Closed toe shoes, no sandles...the pigs often think of toes as "Fritos." Boots are fine if that's what you like but not necessary...old tennis shoes will be just fine...I even sometimes wor veganjodi May 28, 2008 11:13 AM
Re: [animalrights-157] Come give out FREE HUGS with us Tuesday (6/3) at noon!!! - Diane K. May 28, 2008 10:31 AM
Spying on vegans - This is absurd: http://articles.citypages.com/­2008-05-21/news/moles-wanted/ When will they understand that veganism is about peace and compassi veganjodi May 27, 2008 4:24 PM

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