Owl Rescue Prompts Compassionate Police Department Award
We delivered an award and a box of delicious vegan cookies to a police officer in Virginia Beach, Virginia, who had aided an injured owl.
Lucky Finally Got Lucky
This dog named Lucky, who was forced to live outside, was surrendered to PETA. We transferred him to a local open-admission animal shelter for a chance at adoption.
Mascots Greet Shoppers
Mascots representing animals killed for fur held signs reading, "Love Me, Don't Wear Me," to remind shoppers on the Washington, D.C., Metro to leave fur off their shopping lists.
PETA Calls for End to Muscular Dystrophy Experiments on Dogs
PETA obtained footage in Texas A&M University laboratories of dogs who are bred to develop crippling diseases in experiments that have repeatedly failed to produce a cure or treatment. Take action at PETA.org/DogLab.
Ringling Bros. Circus Performances Met by Dedicated Protesters
In Nashville, Tennessee, PETA worked with activists to protest cruelty to tigers and other animals used by Ringling Bros. circus and received local media coverage.
This Bunny Is Hopping With Happiness
Mordecai the rabbit had bounced around to different local animal shelters before he was finally transferred to PETA. We found him a permanent home with one of our staffers.
Abused Dogs Rescued by PETA Asia
After a viral video emerged in China showing that a man had beaten a little dog who refused to pull him around on a cart, PETA Asia's team located him and rescued his two dogs.
Raccoon Rescued in Chicago
PETA worked with a concerned caller to ensure that this raccoon—who'd been found languishing on the roadside with internal injuries—was spirited to expert hands.
Two Kikis, a Cody, and a Dodo Spayed and Neutered on PETA's Mobile Clinics
We transported these adorable animals to and from their spay/neuter appointments at no cost.
Animal Rahat Relocates Cobra
After Animal Rahat (a PETA supported organization) was contacted about a cobra who had been trying to get into a pigeon coop, a worker carefully caught the snake and released the animal into a nearby field.
Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights? Read more.