Angler Hooks Shark, Shark Bites Man: Time to Ban Fishing © iStock.com/cdascher

Angler Hooks Shark, Shark Bites Man: Time to Ban Fishing

After a juvenile great white shark struggling to get free from an angler’s hook bites a swimmer, PETA calls on the mayor to ban fishing off the pier permanently.

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UPDATE: Ringling Elephants Reportedly Locked Up for More Than 30 Hours Straight

UPDATE: Ringling Elephants Reportedly Locked Up for More Than 30 Hours Straight

Try to imagine standing chained in a railroad boxcar for more than 30 hours straight.

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PETA to Place Anti-Crating Ad After Child Locked in a Cage in Wyoming © iStock.com/Steve Goodwin

PETA to Place Anti-Crating Ad After Child Locked in a Cage in Wyoming

With a couple facing charges for caging a child, PETA plans to place a billboard reminding people that no one—child or dog—belongs in a crate.

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Wild-Caught Orca Dies a Long Way From Home © Free Morgan Foundation

Wild-Caught Orca Dies a Long Way From Home

After suffering from an inflammation in his lungs, Bingo, a male orca, died this week.

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A Little Bird Told Us She Got a Helping Hand From Carrie Underwood © StarMaxInc.com

A Little Bird Told Us She Got a Helping Hand From Carrie Underwood

In our weekly celebrity news roundup, Carrie Underwood makes a daring rescue, NASCAR sticks up for elephants, and … did Cher just go vegetarian?

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Why We’re Urging ‘Teen Mom 2′ Star to Give Up Her Dogs dog photo © iStock.com/a-wrangler

Which Reality TV Star Was Caught Abusing Dogs?

Following disturbing scenes of abuse, PETA is urging a “Teen Mom 2″ star to give her dogs a chance at a better life.

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Sorry, Big Ag: PETA, ALDF ‘Ag-Gag’ Lawsuit Gets Green Light

Sorry, Big Ag: PETA, ALDF ‘Ag-Gag’ Lawsuit Gets Green Light

A judge rules that PETA and the ALDF’s lawsuit contesting Utah’s “ag-gag” law can move forward.

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