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PETA Spices Up Cinco de Mayo Fest

PETA Spices Up Cinco de Mayo Fest

Posted on May 4, 2015 | Written by Elizabeth Brion

PETA’s sexy señoritas—wearing little more than chili-pepper bikinis—converged on the National Mall in time for the National Cinco de Mayo Festival, bearing signs reading, “Spice Up Your Life: Go …

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Who Wouldn’t Pick This Pretty Daisy?

Who Wouldn’t Pick This Pretty Daisy?

Posted on May 4, 2015 | Written by Alisa Mullins

When her guardian fell on hard times, this little dog found herself uprooted.

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Dissection? Frog-get About It, Says Indiana School

Dissection? Frog-get About It, Says Indiana School

Posted on May 4, 2015 | Written by Lindsay Pollard-Post

When a biology teacher in Indiana asked for help replacing dissection with humane teaching tools, PETA jumped to donate virtual frog-dissection software.

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Bipartisan Bill Could Stop Horse Racing in Its Tracks

Bipartisan Bill Could Stop Horse Racing in Its Tracks

Posted on May 1, 2015 | Written by PETA

On the eve of the Kentucky Derby, two legislators have introduced bipartisan bills that would ban interstate betting and pull the rug out from under the horse racing industry.

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SeaWorld in Trouble Again?

SeaWorld in Trouble Again?

Posted on May 1, 2015 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

California safety officials fine SeaWorld more than $25,000. Find out why.

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These Roadside Zoos Are Guaranteed to Ruin Your Family Vacation © iStock.com/VMJones

These Roadside Zoos Are Guaranteed to Ruin Your Family Vacation

Posted on May 1, 2015 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

Crumbling and filthy cages are standard at these roadside zoos.

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Students’ Organ-on-a-Chip Technology Could Save Countless Lives © iStock.com/PhotoTalk

Students’ Organ-on-a-Chip Technology Could Save Countless Lives

Posted on April 30, 2015 | Written by Lindsay Pollard-Post

PETA awards a grant to Iowa State University students for organ-on-a-chip technology that could save countless animals from cruel and unreliable experiments.

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How One Awesome Florida Woman Is Going Head to Head With SeaWorld Jan Pettifor

How One Awesome Florida Woman Is Going Head to Head With SeaWorld

Posted on April 30, 2015 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

Jan Pettifor is one serious thorn in SeaWorld’s side. And she wouldn’t have it any other way.

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Canada Wants 4 1/2 Years to Turn Over Info on the Seal Slaughter © James Park

Canada Wants 4 1/2 Years to Turn Over Info on the Seal Slaughter

Posted on April 30, 2015 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

Canada’s latest ploy to defend the seal slaughter: a four-and-a-half-year waiting game.

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A Soft and Cozy Gift to Welcome the Royal Baby in Style © StarMaxInc.com

A Soft and Cozy Gift to Welcome the Royal Baby in Style

Posted on April 30, 2015 | Written by PETA

With a second Royal baby due soon, PETA UK sent a gift to Prince William and Duchess Catherine to help them celebrate.

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Northeastern University’s Animal-Fighting Ring: You’re Paying for It ©iStock.com/trgowanlock

Northeastern University’s Animal-Fighting Ring: You’re Paying for It

Posted on April 30, 2015 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

It’s the animal-fighting ring that has gotten more than $3 million in taxpayer funding.

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Dr. Jane Goodall Calls for SeaWorld’s Closure ©starmaxinc.com

Dr. Jane Goodall Calls for SeaWorld’s Closure

Posted on April 29, 2015 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

Dr. Jane Goodall weighs in on the SeaWorld controversy.

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Morrissey, PETA Target Al Gore Over Live Earth’s Meaty Menu © Michael Muller

Morrissey, PETA Target Al Gore Over Live Earth’s Meaty Menu

Posted on April 29, 2015 | Written by PETA

Moz appeals on PETA’s behalf: If he can make concert venues go meat-free, so can Live Earth!  

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The Heartbreaking Story of How Animals Are Bred for the European Pet Trade

The Heartbreaking Story of How Animals Are Bred for the European Pet Trade

Posted on April 29, 2015 | Written by PETA

PETA Germany’s investigators found horrors worse than they could ever have imagined in the Dutch pet breeding industry.

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Protesters Speak Out for Goats at “Goatchella” Fest ©iStock.com/Maximili

Protesters Speak Out for Goats at “Goatchella” Fest

Posted on April 28, 2015 | Written by Kate Tuggle

Thanks to the courage of PETA activists, the chef shut down his cooking demonstration.

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