Idaho “Ag-Gag” Law Ruled Unconstitutional In Federal Court ©

Idaho “Ag-Gag” Law Ruled Unconstitutional In Federal Court

Victory for animals: Idaho District Court rules anti-whistleblower law violates U.S. Constitution.

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Can You Make These Rescued Cats’ Dreams Come True?

These cats lived through a nightmare—abandoned, starving, and sick. Now, they need someone to give them the life they’ve dreamed about.

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Why Animal Rights? © A Sanchez

Why Should Animals Have Rights?

Whether it’s based on race, gender, sexual orientation, or species, prejudice is morally unacceptable. If you wouldn’t eat a dog, why eat a pig?

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Body by Vegan: Singer D△wn

By replacing animal-derived food with plant-based proteins in her favorite dishes and embracing her love of avocados, D△wn is enjoying her vegan lifestyle.

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R.I.P., Cecil #CecilTheLion—Celebrities React with Shock, Anger, Sadness ©

Celebrities Tweet Shock, Anger, Sadness Over #CecilTheLion

It didn't take long for celebrities to react to the tragic death of beloved Cecil the lion.

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How Do Monkeys End Up in Laboratories? See the Haunting Photos ©

How Do Monkeys End Up in Laboratories? See the Haunting Photos

Life is hell for monkeys in laboratories—and so is the journey to get there.

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One Fish, Two Fish, Whatever You Do, Don’t Buy a New Fish

What does PETA President Ingrid Newkirk think of Dr. Seuss’ new book? The answer might surprise you.

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Hermés’ Newest Shareholder Is … PETA!

Stock purchase will allow PETA to push for an end to exotic-skins sales from inside the corporation.

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Tilikum’s Timehop: How Much Has Changed Since 1983?

Just how much has the world changed in the 32 years that Tilikum has been in captivity? For an orca imprisoned at SeaWorld, it hasn’t changed at all.

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Sarah-Jane Honeywell Promotes Vegan Living in Bodypaint

In little more than a thin layer of bodypaint, Sarah-Jane Honeywell – eight months pregnant, no less – has taken to the center of London with an important proclamation.

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Most Shared: How PETA’s Hermès Investigation Went Viral

This is how more than 50 million people learned how alligators and crocodiles are raised and killed for “luxury” Hermès products like Birkin bags.

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Video: Bullock Roushya Enjoys a New Self-Grooming Post

New grooming posts have been installed at Animal Rahat’s Home for Retired Bullocks. Watch Roushya as he gives himself a massage.

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PETA in Action

  • The 'Spirit' of Compassion
    The 'Spirit' of Compassion
    A local detective suspected that a stray dog named Spirit had been shot with a BB gun and called PETA for assistance. We arranged a forensic exam, which made cruelty charges possible.
  • PETA Helps Kitten at Warped Tour
    PETA Helps Kitten at Warped Tour
    When a kitten was given to a band member by an irresponsible fan at Warped Tour, PETA ensured that she made it to a reputable sheltering facility.
  • Baby Woodpecker Rescued
    Baby Woodpecker Rescued
    When an orphaned woodpecker nestling was found languishing after a storm, PETA fieldworkers contacted a capable rehabilitator, who spirited him to safety.
  • Dog in Well Gets Second Chance
    Dog in Well Gets Second Chance
    After Animal Rahat received a call about a dog who had fallen down a steep well, a brave staffer scaled the well's walls to shepherd the dog to safety.
  • Skunk Rescued From Laundry Room
    Skunk Rescued From Laundry Room
    A skunk, named Rosie by her captors, was held in a dingy laundry room prison for years. She finally saw the light of day after PETA alerted wildlife officials, who quickly rescued her.
  • Dogs Rescued After Owner Dies
    Dogs Rescued After Owner Dies
    Two sweet dogs got a second chance after their elderly owner died. Thanks to PETA caseworkers, they were transferred to an animal shelter.
  • sparrow spirited to safety
    sparrow spirited to safety
    After we were notified of an injured fledgling sparrow, we arranged to have the animal transported to a nearby wildlife clinic.
  • Baby crocodile freed from net
    Baby crocodile freed from net
    When a baby crocodile became entangled in a fishing net, Animal Rahat alerted a wildlife warden who gently cut the net from her body. She was soon released into the river Krishna, her natural habitat.
  • Bunny rescued from roadside
    Bunny rescued from roadside
    When a PETA staffer found this baby bunny huddled on the side of the road, he sprang into action and took the rabbit to a local wildlife rehabilitation center.
  • Pig wrestling canceled
    Pig wrestling canceled
    After a compassionate person notified PETA of a Midwest fair's plans for "pig wrestling," we jumped into action and the cruel event was canceled.
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