SeaWorld CEO Gives Speech on His Company’s ‘Good Values.’ No, Really.

Manby gives a speech about ethical business practices even as his morally bankrupt company sinks.

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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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Abducted From Her Family: Corky’s Story Will Break Your Heart

Experts believe that Corky still recognizes the cries of her family pod decades after being taken from the ocean and stuck in a tiny tank.

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How You Discard Cans and Bottles Could Kill a Raccoon

You don’t need to wait for Raccoon Appreciation Day to show these little guys some love.

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PETA Members Plated and Served

Can people handle seeing humans plated and served?

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The Cereal Lover’s Guide to Plant-Based Milk

You didn’t know that there were this many vegan milks.

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5 Guilt-Free, Doctor-Approved Dishes for Indulging Your Chocolate Cravings

Chocolate can be very nutritious, so let’s indulge!

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Women’s Clothing Retailer Joins 200+ Companies in Banning Angora Wool

More and more companies are realizing that cruelty-free chic is the way to go.

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Antibiotic-Resistant Superbugs: Factory Farming Is Making Us Sick

The United Nations General Assembly has just met to tackle “the biggest threat to modern medicine”: antibiotic-resistant superbugs.

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Big-Cat Expert Exposes the Mind-Numbing, Painful Reality of Tigers at Ringling Bros.

An animal behaviorist pulls back the curtain on the miserable lives of big cats exploited by Ringling Bros. circus.

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Man Tries to Kill Cat After Shelter Refuses to Euthanize Her

A man in Juneau, Alaska, couldn’t afford the cost of euthanizing his terminally ill cat. When the shelter refused to help, he took matters into his own hands.

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How PETA, Ryan Gosling, and Casey Affleck Saved Calves from Suffering

In a victory five years in the making, the National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF) is forcing dairy farms to begin addressing the dehorning of calves.

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Why People Who Care About Pit Bull Welfare Support Breed Protection

Pit bulls are the world’s most abused dogs—they deserve laws to ensure proper care and to prevent irresponsible breeding, including for profit or fighting.

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Video of Man Eating Live Baby Mice Will Leave You Horrified

In the video, laughs are heard as the helpless mice are eaten alive.

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Looking to Find a New Home for an Animal? Read This First

It’s a dangerous world out there for animals. Make sure their future is secure by following these tips.

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Isa Chandra Moskowitz’s Modern Love Restaurant Takes Brooklyn by Storm

The new plant-based restaurant serves up “swanky vegan comfort food.”

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Progress! Most U.S. Students Can Opt Out of Dissection

“American Biology Teacher” publishes PETA’s dissection data.

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Worm Found in Chicken Breast: A Quick Reminder You’re Eating Someone’s Corpse

One photo can be enough to swear people off meat forever. After looking at this disturbing image, will you take the vegan pledge?

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Thousands of Swedes Call for Ban on Exotic Animals in Circuses

Swedish MPs agree: Wild animals shouldn’t be forced to entertain us.

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PETA Shares Its Message at Opening of African American History Museum

Attendees were asked to consider that peace and nonviolence actually begin on our plates.

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Spider-Man Would Approve of The North Face’s Revolutionary Vegan Silk Jacket

This new, revolutionary technology will save countless spiders’ lives.

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As a Breastfeeding Mother, My Heart Breaks for Cows

From mother cows to human mothers, a mother’s love knows no bounds and deserves to flow undisrupted

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People Everywhere Are Going Nuts Over This New Mac ‘n’ Cheese

This is not a drill. Field Roast is now making boxed macaroni and cheese. BRB, crying.

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Video: Angela Davis and the Road to Liberation

Liberation icon and committed vegan Angela Davis delivers a stirring call for political activism.

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6 BIG Reasons Why Big Cats Don’t Belong in Circuses

Just like elephants, big cats suffer when they are tormented and abused by circuses. The only difference is, for lions and tigers, there is no end in sight.

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Is Your Food a Product of Rape?

The exploitation of the female reproductive system is at the core of animal agriculture. Here's why all feminists should be vegan.

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VICTORY: The Kooples Breaks Up With Fur!

French fashion brand The Kooples has decided to uncouple from the cruel fur industry.

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Elephant Used for Rides Snaps, Tramples Handler to Death

Yet another elephant snaps after being pushed to the brink, and yet another human life is lost. This didn’t need to happen.

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PETA in Action

  • Superheroes for Animals Swoop in to Portland
    Superheroes for Animals Swoop in to Portland
    Activists dressed up as superheroes and leafleted outside of Comic Con in Portland, Oregon, with signs that encouraged people to "Be a Superhero for Animals: Go Vegan!"
  • KLIP Program Provides Free Vet Services
    KLIP Program Provides Free Vet Services
    PETA Asia's Kapon/Ligation Immediately, Please (KLIP) program is working hard to provide animals in the Philippines free spay/neuter services as well as other veterinary care.
  • PETA Calls on Feds to Investigate Allegations of Laboratory Abuse
    PETA Calls on Feds to Investigate Allegations of Laboratory Abuse
    After hearing about the abuse of dogs, monkeys, rats, and other animals at MPI Research, PETA filed complaints calling on the U.S.D.A. and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to investigate the allegations.
  • Foxy and Bella Spayed
    Foxy and Bella Spayed
    PETA's fieldworkers transported this cat and dog in North Carolina to and from their spay appointments, free of charge.
  • PETA and Kansas City Activists Protest Ringling
    PETA and Kansas City Activists Protest Ringling
    Protests continued every day outside Ringling Bros. circus shows in Kansas City, Missouri, where activists reported much lower attendance than last year and lots of supportive conversations.
  • PETA Sponsors Norfolk Animal Care and Adoption Center Fundraiser
    PETA Sponsors Norfolk Animal Care and Adoption Center Fundraiser
    PETA was a top sponsor of the Norfolk Animal Care and Adoption Center's "Dogs Gone Swimming" fundraiser, during which PETA provided dogs in need with 26 surgeries, 22 vaccinations, and four microchips.
  • Companies Agree to Stop Using Glue Traps
    Companies Agree to Stop Using Glue Traps
    After hearing from PETA, Amsdell Companies, owner of business parks, shopping centers and retails properties, have agreed to stop using glue traps at their locations.
  • Avanti to Remove Elephant Rides
    Avanti to Remove Elephant Rides
    The tour operator has committed to removing elephant rides from its offerings. Avanti's president called PETA's materials "shocking" and said that the decision was a no-brainer.
  • Animal Rahat Rescues Porcupine From Well
    Animal Rahat Rescues Porcupine From Well
    A team from Animal Rahat—a PETA-supported Indian animal-relief organization—rescued a porcupine from the bottom of a dry well with the help of dedicated fieldworkers.
  • PETA Supporters Urge NIH to Send Chimpanzees to Chimp Haven Sanctuary
    PETA Supporters Urge NIH to Send Chimpanzees to Chimp Haven Sanctuary
    After NIH announced a plan to retire all the chimpanzees it owns or supports who are now warehoused in laboratories, PETA began to urge the government to move to get these animals to sanctuaries swiftly.
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