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Video: PETA Responds to Elephants Having to Hold up Tractor-Trailer

Video: PETA Responds to Elephants Having to Hold up Tractor-Trailer

Posted on March 26, 2015 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

When a tractor-trailer carrying three elephants used by the circus got stuck in mud, it appears that the driver did what circuses do best.

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Burlesque Dancer Takes Wool out of Her Wardrobe

Burlesque Dancer Takes Wool out of Her Wardrobe

Posted on March 25, 2015 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

Pinup girls are all the rage, but every Bettie Page protégé knows that wool sweaters are best left in the ’50s.

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Roadside Zoos Are Epically Failing Animals © iStock.com/markrhiggins

Roadside Zoos Are Epically Failing Animals

Posted on March 25, 2015 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

Lost fingertips, chewed-off body parts, and fights to the death are all just part of another day for animals at these sleazy roadside zoos.

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Cutting-Edge Toxicology Testing Doesn’t Involve Animals © iStock.com/tiripero

Cutting-Edge Toxicology Testing Doesn’t Involve Animals

Posted on March 25, 2015 | Written by Paula Moore

PISC scientists attend the Society of Toxicology’s annual meeting to urge researchers from around the world to stop relying on archaic animal tests.

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Photo of the Day: These Kids Won’t Be Going to SeaWorld

Photo of the Day: These Kids Won’t Be Going to SeaWorld

Posted on March 25, 2015 | Written by Alisa Mullins

Can a kid’s school bake sale save the world? This one might just do that.

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Linda Bean Strikes Out With the Sea Dogs © iStock.com/minoa

Linda Bean Strikes Out With the Sea Dogs

Posted on March 24, 2015 | Written by PETA

The Portland Sea Dogs sever ties with Linda Bean’s Maine Lobster after learning from PETA about the processing plant’s cruel slaughter methods.

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Which Fire Department Leaves Animals Stranded on Thin Ice? © iStock.com/nemchinowa

Which Fire Department Leaves Animals Stranded on Thin Ice?

Posted on March 24, 2015 | Written by Lindsay Pollard-Post

After a fire department in Ontario refuses to help animals stranded on thin ice, we urge it to reconsider and rescue all species in trouble.

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Lives Stolen By SeaWorld

Lives Stolen By SeaWorld

Posted on March 24, 2015 | Written by PETA

The death toll at SeaWorld continues to climb as many orcas imprisoned at SeaWorld’s theme parks have become victims of unnecessary tragedies.

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‘Beneath the Surface

‘Beneath the Surface': An Insider’s Account of SeaWorld

Posted on March 24, 2015 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

A former SeaWorld orca trainer exposes all the dirty secrets.

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Five Favorite Vegan Ham Dishes for Easter

Five Favorite Vegan Ham Dishes for Easter

Posted on March 24, 2015 | Written by Kate Tuggle

Celebrate a compassionate Easter with these mouthwatering, crowd-pleasing recipes!

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Kim Basinger Is a Whale of a Friend to Animals © StarMaxInc.com

Kim Basinger Is a Whale of a Friend to Animals

Posted on March 23, 2015 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

Award–winning actor Kim Basinger speaks up for whales.

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Photo of the Day: After Seeing PETA’s Circus Protest, This Guy Did Something Amazing

Photo of the Day: After Seeing PETA’s Circus Protest, This Guy Did Something Amazing

Posted on March 23, 2015 | Written by Alisa Mullins

This is what makes standing outside in the cold wearing little more than body paint and elephant masks worthwhile.

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Revealed: Owls Mistreated at Harry Potter Tour © iStock.com/AngelIce

Revealed: Owls Mistreated at Harry Potter Tour

Posted on March 23, 2015 | Written by PETA

An eyewitness investigator found distressed birds kept tethered in tiny cages for hours and forced to perform tricks at Warner Bros. Studio Tour London.

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‘Glee’ Stars Sing Out for Animals

‘Glee’ Stars Sing Out for Animals

Posted on March 20, 2015 | Written by PETA

In honor of Glee’s final episode, we’re looking back at a few of the ways five of the show’s stars have raised their voices to speak up for animals.

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PETA Statement on New SeaWorld CEO

PETA Statement on New SeaWorld CEO

Posted on March 19, 2015 | Written by PETA

“Anyone who goes into SeaWorld without a plan to release the orcas and other animals held captive is going to sink with this sinking ship.”

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