Your Daily Cute: Rescued Mice Do Adorable Rescued-Mice Things (Photos) Photo by Kendall Bryant

Your Daily Cute: Rescued Mice Do Adorable Rescued-Mice Things (Photos)

These mice are having the time of their lives ever since being rescued by PETA from cramped, barren cages.

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Why Should Animals Have Rights?

When it comes to pain, love, joy, loneliness, and fear, a rat is a pig is a dog is a boy.

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peta2’s Guide to Going Vegan

Going vegan is easier than ever, and peta2 is here to show you how! Nutrition info, recipes, vegan versions of your favorite foods … it’s all here.

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Keep Your Dog Safe in Hot Weather

Did you know the sidewalk pavement on a hot day can heat up to between 130 and 180 degrees—hot enough to hurt your dog’s feet and even seriously burn them?

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Are You the Sexiest Vegan Over 50?

After reading the contest guidelines, fill out the form for a chance to be named PETA’s Sexiest Vegan Over 50 for 2016!

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Video: Cat Healing From Infected Wound Finds Best Friend in Little Girl

A rescued cat goes from being targeted by cruel people to being read to by an adorable toddler.

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Prank: What if Geese Plucked Humans for Down?

We took a plucked-goose costume on the streets of LA to find out.

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Victory: A Ban on Killing Animals for Veterinary Training in India!

Thanks to PETA India and Indian lawmakers, countless calves, frogs, rats, guinea pigs, and rabbits will never have to endure the horror of life in a lab.

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2016's Sexiest Veg Celebrities!

With more and more super-sexy vegetarian and vegan celebrities to choose from every year, PETA celebrates 2016's sexiest vegan superstars, Liam Hemsworth and Jhené Aiko!

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No More Animals Used in U.S. or Canadian Medical Training

Doctors-in-training will learn to heal patients without harming or killing animals: The last holdouts have ended animal use in medical training.

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Toronto Animal Services to Justin Bieber: Don’t Exhibit Exotic Animals

Animals aren’t ours to use for entertainment—although it’s a simple enough statement, the singer repeatedly struggles to understand its meaning.

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Luck Was on This Black Cat’s Side

It was fate! A wrong turn ended up taking this lucky cat in the right direction.

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Cows Make a Point at Starbucks

Choosing soy means a "latte" to cows, says this compassionate pair.

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Witnesses Say Giraffe Shot at With BB Gun at Bowmanville Zoo

Eyewitnesses report someone in what appeared to be a zoo uniform fired at the animal at least seven times.

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Testing on Animals Is Shameful, Says Tobacco Industry Editor

Countless animals will suffer and die in newly required testing for nontraditional tobacco products, and one tobacco industry expert isn’t pleased one bit.

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Yes, Those Are 'Nuns.' On Stilts. At the Republican National Convention. (Video)

Watch PETA's perennial plant-eaters suit up to spread the good word to the masses.

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Inside SeaWorld's Top-Secret 'Sperm Bank'

SeaWorld has stopped breeding orcas, but a solitary whale is still housed at its old "sperm bank" in South America.

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Neglected Puppy Gets ‘Life She’s Always Deserved’ (Photos)

This puppy came to us with deformed legs and weighing half her healthy weight. But just look at Ariel now.

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Who Is the Deadliest Animal in the Ocean?

It’s probably not who you think it is.

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Professional Stoner Slays SeaWorld via Twitter

Marijuana isn’t the only thing comedian Doug Benson tweets about—he’s made no secret of his disdain for SeaWorld.

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‘A Sea Change’: A PETA Scientist on Toxicity Testing Without Animals

Tormenting animals in toxicity tests may soon be a thing of the past, a PETA scientist explains in this exclusive interview.

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Hundreds Rally in L.A. at Ringling Bros. Performance (Photos)

See the public's reaction when Ringling makes its first stop in L.A. after "retiring" its elephants.

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Eyewitness Exposés Threatened by North Carolina ‘Ag-Gag’ Law

A PETA exposé of a hatchery in North Carolina revealed dead and dying animals—but the state wants to silence witnesses, not stop the suffering.

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PETA’s L.A. Office Is Pokémon ‘Safe Zone’ Following Pokémon Go Release

Signs outside the PETA office urge everyone to let Pokémon be free from imprisonment and abuse. #GottaFreeEmAll

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Photo of the Day: ‘Lettuce Ladies’ Help Congress Pig Out

Finally, something both sides of the aisle can agree on.

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Town Gets Wake-Up Call From PETA on Site of Proposed Pig Plant

Iowa city deserves to know the many ways that “Meat Kills.”

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Florida County That Harbors Monkey Breeders Faces Legal Repercussions

Local landowners take Hendry County to court over primate-breeding facilities that abuse animals and potentially endanger public health.

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16 Reasons We’re Really Excited for Mac & Cheese Day

Comfort food without the cruelty: the best mac and cheese dishes for #NationalMacAndCheeseDay.

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Nosey the Elephant’s Medieval Fair Rides May Be Illegal

Hugo Liebel is at it again, forcing ailing elephant Nosey to give rides. But this time, it looks like the performances may be illegal.

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    Injured Rabbit Taken to Veterinarian
    We arranged emergency vetting for this rabbit, who was found languishing by our caller near her home.
  • Chai And Sweet Pea Spayed
    Chai And Sweet Pea Spayed
    Sweet Pea and Chai were transported to and from spay appointments, free of charge.
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    Ben and Jerry's Vegan Ice Cream Giveaway!
    PETA campaigners made their way to Columbus, OH to give away samples of Ben & Jerry’s new vegan flavors during the hot summer.
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    PETA Gives Peeche A Checkup
    Peeche's guardian brought her to PETA for a Checkup where she received a haircut and a nail trim.
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    OB/GYN Residents Trade Practice on Live Pigs for High-Tech Simulators
    Residents at Rush University Medical Center were performing invasive surgeries on female pigs, then killing them. Thanks to work between the hospital and PETA, residents will now train on a virtual reality system.
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    Raccoon Rescued From Tree
    This young raccoon, was freed from a tree where he'd been stuck, thanks to rescue efforts organized by PETA.
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    Warped Tour 2016 Campaign: Who Are You Wearing?
    The peta2 tour team has been hard at work on the "Who Are You Wearing?" campaign educating young tour attendees about the cruelty involved in the production of fur, wool, and leather.
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    Fledgling Saved From Glue Trap
    PETA's Emergency Response Team ensured that this grackle, who was stuck to a glue trap, was rushed to a wildlife center by our caller, who vowed never to use glue traps again.
  • PETA Asia Visits Beijing Students
    PETA Asia Visits Beijing Students
    In Beijing, PETA Asia worked with a former staffer to organize a talk to schoolchildren about the importance of animal adoption and PETA Asia's work. The kids loved the temporary tattoos!
  • Animal Rahat Rescues Cow From Well
    Animal Rahat Rescues Cow From Well
    A team from Animal Rahat, a PETA-supported Indian animal-relief organization, rescued a cow from the bottom of a 70-foot well with the help of dedicated rescuers and a crane.
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