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Death at the Racetrack: It’s a Safe Bet Liss Ralston

Death at the Racetrack: It’s a Safe Bet

Posted on June 3, 2015 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

What you need to know before the Belmont Stakes: 942 horses died on U.S. racetracks in 2014.

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Emergency Call to Police: Protect K9 Officers from Dying in Hot Cars © iStock.com/aijohn784

Emergency Call to Police: Protect K9 Officers from Dying in Hot Cars

Posted on June 2, 2015 | Written by PETA

In the wake of least 20 K9 officers dying in hot patrol cars in the past three years, PETA issues urgent plea to police to install lifesaving heat-alert systems.

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Media Watchers Cry Foul on False “Cursing” Report © iStock.com/locke_rd

Media Watchers Cry Foul on False “Cursing” Report

Posted on June 2, 2015 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

We swear: PETA’s complaint about sheep being punched and stomped was spot on.

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Rescued Ducklings Harry and Houdini Escape to Magical New Life

Rescued Ducklings Harry and Houdini Escape to Magical New Life

Posted on June 2, 2015 | Written by Jennifer Bates

Watching these two ducklings swim for the first time will leave you quacking with joy.

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Eyewitness Exposé: Pain, Fear, and Death at Primate Products, Inc.

Eyewitness Exposé: Pain, Fear, and Death at Primate Products, Inc.

Posted on June 1, 2015 | Written by PETA

You’ve never seen anything like this before—and much of it is being paid for by U.S. taxpayers’ dollars!

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Victory! Japan Airlines Stops Shipping Monkeys to Labs © iStock.com/nathanphoto

Victory! Japan Airlines Stops Shipping Monkeys to Labs

Posted on May 31, 2015 | Written by PETA

Japan Airlines joins virtually every major airline in the world in banning these cruel shipments.

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‘I, Chicken’ Reaches Tens of Thousands of College Students

‘I, Chicken’ Reaches Tens of Thousands of College Students

Posted on May 29, 2015 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

As virtual chickens, they saw their chicken selves in a mirror, socialized with other birds, and took dust baths—at least until the day the truck came.

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Governor McCrory Vetoes North Carolina ‘Ag-Gag’ Bill © iStock.com/narvikk

Governor McCrory Vetoes North Carolina ‘Ag-Gag’ Bill

Posted on May 29, 2015 | Written by PETA

North Carolina joins 19 other states that have defeated “ag-gag” bills.

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Norway’s Seal Slaughter Taken off Life Support © Sea Shephard Conservation Society

Norway’s Seal Slaughter Taken off Life Support

Posted on May 29, 2015 | Written by Jennifer Bates

As government subsidies dry up, most Norwegian sealers are leaving the cruel industry for good.

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New TV Ad: Are You Supporting the Modern-Day Slave Trade?

New TV Ad: Are You Supporting the Modern-Day Slave Trade?

Posted on May 28, 2015 | Written by Lindsay Pollard-Post

The atrocities of slavery still exist today. You can help stop them.

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As Egg Shortage Plagues Nation’s Bakers, PETA Suggests Alternatives © iStock.com/imagedepotpro

As Egg Shortage Plagues Nation’s Bakers, PETA Suggests Alternatives

Posted on May 28, 2015 | Written by PETA

The cruelty-free answer is already in bakers’ pantries.

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Emergency Ban Stops Wild Cat Exploiters in Their Tracks © iStock.com/TomFawls

Emergency Ban Stops Wild Cat Exploiters in Their Tracks

Posted on May 28, 2015 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

Authorities slam the door shut on animal exploiters.

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Seven Virginia Animal Shelters to Bring Dogs to ‘Adopt-a-Thon’ at PETA Headquarters

Seven Virginia Animal Shelters to Bring Dogs to ‘Adopt-a-Thon’ at PETA Headquarters

Posted on May 28, 2015 | Written by PETA

Shelter pups will be available for adoption at a birthday celebration for PETA’s late honorary director, Sam Simon.

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Nigel’s Rescue Will Have You Jumping With Joy

Nigel’s Rescue Will Have You Jumping With Joy

Posted on May 27, 2015 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

One day, this rabbit was food. The next, he was a treasured friend.

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11 Reasons Why PETA’s Snapchat Game Is on Point

11 Reasons Why PETA’s Snapchat Game Is on Point

Posted on May 27, 2015 | Written by Emily Savage

PETA’s Snapchat stories cover everything from investigations and rescues to new vegan foods and events. This is why you NEED to follow PETA on Snapchat.

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