Oprah, Your Open Heart Will Mean Their Life

Read PETA Founder Ingrid Newkirk’s appeal to a woman who often changes everything with just a nod of her head.

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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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‘Girl Meets World’ Throws Wool out the Window

It was “girl meets wool” in last Friday’s episode of Disney’s Girl Meets World.

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6 Eco-Friendly Solid Shampoos and Conditioners Making Waves for Animals

Companies such as Lush and Ethique are changing the beauty game with solid shampoos and conditioners.

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Play the Game Inspired by The Smiths’ Song “Meat Is Murder”

Set to The Smiths’ classic song “Meat Is Murder”, help save chickens, cows, pigs, and turkeys from a “death for no reason.”

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Rescued Dog Looks Like an Extra From ‘Frozen’

This Snowball will melt your heart.

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Starving Animals Fed Rotten Fruit and Moldy Bread at Sham ‘Rescue’

After PETA uncovers neglect of dozens of pigs, dogs, cats, and other animals, owners of Florida hoarding facility are charged with felony cruelty.

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Why Do Fish Keep Dying in the Pond on the National Mall?

We have the answer, and we also know how to stop it.

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This New Law Will Force Laboratories to Save Animals

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signs a bill that will give beagles a break.

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Which Girl Scout Cookies Are Now Vegan?

This is serious news, folks.

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Why Is This Dolphin Smiling?

The National Aquarium is about to make history, with a little help from PETA.

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Rats Cry Out in Fear at This University, Student Reports

Effective, humane, and economical methods exist for teaching student labs, so why are rats being tormented at the University of Houston–Clear Lake?

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Whistleblower Reveals Emaciated Walrus at Marineland

The walrus struggles to move and looks frail as an oblivious crowd cheers.

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$100K Reward: Mustangs Die After Water Supply Is Cut Off

Sabotage is suspected in agonizing deaths of wild horses who had been saved from slaughter.

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This Video Reminds Us Why Lions Don't Belong on TV

A video of a young child screaming as a lion cub attempts to attack her on live TV has recently gone viral on Facebook.

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Monkeys Survived Grim Facility Only to Be Shipped to Experimenters

Primate Products, Inc., was exposed by a PETA investigation—but animals who are transferred to other facilities might suffer an even worse fate.

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Olympic Soccer Star Is a Champion for Homeless Dogs

What's nearly as exciting as competing in the Summer Olympics in Rio? Finding a best friend for life, according to Team USA's Christen Press.

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The 5 Easiest Things to Make With Canned Garbanzo Bean Juice (Aquafaba)

That’s right—canned chickpea juice is the perfect egg replacer.

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Video: EMS Responders Work Together to Free Trapped Squirrel

At first they didn’t succeed, but they didn’t give up.

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This Invention Could Save the Lives of Hundreds of Kids and Dogs

More than two dozen kids and three dozen dogs have died in hot cars so far this summer. An innovation by General Motors could have prevented those deaths.

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Help Flood Victims in Louisiana

During difficult times, please look out for wondering, lost, and injured animals. If we don’t stop to help them, who will?

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Video: Orangutan Dressed Up, Ridiculed, Forced to Take Selfies With Tourists

Their souvenir just funded this orangutan’s misery.

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PETA’s Work to End Tests on Animals Could Win Prestigious Award

PETA is working with scientists and regulators all over the world to end the use of animals in experiments.

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Video: How the PETA International Science Consortium Saves Animals

Follow the PETA International Science Consortium inside laboratories and boardrooms, and see how a team of scientists is saving millions of animals.

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11 Popular Vegan Fast-Food Copycat Recipes

Your day is about to get infinitely better because we’ve compiled this veganized list of your all-time favorite fast foods.

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Have You Ever Tried Walking Barefoot Across a Hot Parking Lot?

On a hot day, pavement can heat up to between 130 and 180 degrees—hot enough to burn dogs' feet! Follow these tips to keep your dog safe in hot weather.

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Frog Eaten Alive in Disturbing Viral Video

A shocking video of a frog who was skinned, dismembered, and eaten alive at a Japanese sushi restaurant has recently gone viral.

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VIDEO: Abused Pig Cuddling With New Family Will Melt Your Heart

This little pig’s name means “warrior”—and when you hear his story, you’ll understand why.

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Panicked and Terrified Giraffe Dies at Taiwanese Zoo

This was not an accident—this was the consequence of captive breeding.

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Would You Get Naked at the Olympics? These PETA Members Did!

The Olympians aren't the only ones attracting attention in Brazil: PETA's naked bathing beauties are turning heads, too.

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PETA in Action

  • Operation Wag Is a Go!
    Operation Wag Is a Go!
    Our toy drive for chained dogs kicked off with the placement of 11 drop-off locations around Virginia.
  • PETA Helps Rescue Baby Squirrels
    PETA Helps Rescue Baby Squirrels
    When a caller charge contacted us about these baby squirrels, whose tree had been razed by trimmers, we helped get them rehabilitated.
  • PETA Gives Blue Much-Needed Shelter
    PETA Gives Blue Much-Needed Shelter
    We delivered a much-needed doghouse to this North Carolina pit bull who had only a barren wire crate.
  • Charlie Ray Transported to Vet and Neutered
    Charlie Ray Transported to Vet and Neutered
    When Charlie Ray injured himself last month, PETA helped get him to the vet and pay for his treatment. His guardian agreed to have him neutered once he recovered.
  • PETA Treats Feisty, Emmie, and Coco
    PETA Treats Feisty, Emmie, and Coco
    PETA provided Feisty, Emmie, and Coco with individual free transports and medical treatment.
  • 13 Bears Get a New Lease on Life
    13 Bears Get a New Lease on Life
    PETA teamed up with The Wild Animal Sanctuary in Colorado to rescue 13 bears held prisoner by individuals and roadside zoos.
  • PETA Ads Warn About Florida's Monkey Prisons
    PETA Ads Warn About Florida's Monkey Prisons
    PETA released ads warning Florida residents that Hendry County's monkey facilities could become reservoirs for the deadly virus now being spread by mosquitoes in Florida.
  • OB/GYN Residents Trade Practice on Live Pigs for High-Tech Simulators
    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.
  • Warped Tour 2016 Campaign: Who Are You Wearing?
    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.
  • 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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