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Stratford Square Mall Bans Animal Exhibits © iStock.com/markrhiggins

Stratford Square Mall Bans Animal Exhibits

Posted on September 3, 2015 | Written by Elizabeth Brion

After learning that animals in circuses are confined and beaten, the Illinois-based retailer pledged never to host cruel circus acts again.

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Balloon Releases: Littering and Killing Animals © iStock.com/Whiteway

Balloon Releases: Littering and Killing Animals

Posted on September 3, 2015 | Written by Lindsay Pollard-Post

Balloon releases aren’t fun for birds, turtles, dolphins, and other wildlife, who can die if they ingest or get tangled in deflated balloons or their strings.

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You Need Help, and These Cats Know It

You Need Help, and These Cats Know It

Posted on September 2, 2015 | Written by Alisa Mullins

Do you have an opening for a certified stress reducer? Have we got the job candidate for you!

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Discovery: Drones Interfere With Natural Behavior of Wildlife © iStock.com/LuCaAr

Discovery: Drones Interfere With Natural Behavior of Wildlife

Posted on September 2, 2015 | Written by PETA

This recent discovery led PETA to stop selling its “Air Angels” drones and to push for a ban on drones used for hunting.

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Days-Old Tiger Cub Used as Fair Prop © iStock.com/Mark Kostich

Days-Old Tiger Cub Used as Fair Prop

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

A tiger cub is being forced to work the fair circuit instead of nursing from his mother.

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Pandas Need to Be Saved From Us

Pandas Need to Be Saved From Us

Posted on September 2, 2015 | Written by Ingrid Newkirk

PETA President Ingrid Newkirk takes on the National Zoo’s panda folly in this hard-hitting piece.

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Seal Hugs and Whale Breaches—These Videos Prove We Don’t Need SeaWorld

Posted on September 2, 2015 | Written by PETA

Recent viral videos of marine animals interacting with humans in the animals’ natural habitats show that we don’t need to imprison them to appreciate them.

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Sofia Sisniega for PETA Latino

Sofia Sisniega for PETA Latino

Posted on September 1, 2015 | Written by PETA

In her provocative ad for PETA Latino, Sofia Sisniega urges shoppers to buy cosmetics and household products only from companies that never test on animals.

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These Shopping Malls Aren’t Selling Out Animals © iStock.com/David Callan

These Shopping Malls Aren’t Selling Out Animals

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

Mall-management company Macerich puts animal welfare first.

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Video: Bears Trapped in Cages Half-Submerged in Flood in Russia

Video: Bears Trapped in Cages Half-Submerged in Flood in Russia

Posted on September 1, 2015 | Written by PETA

A flood in Russia’s Far East means an uncertain fate for bears in a zoo.

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Experiments on Animals Are Unethical—and This Medical Journal Agrees © iStock.com/GlobalP

Experiments on Animals Are Unethical—and This Medical Journal Agrees

Posted on September 1, 2015 | Written by Paula Moore

A leading medical journal explains why publishing findings from experiments on animals is misleading, a hindrance to progress, and “unethical.”

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No More Wild-Animal Acts in George Carden International Circus © iStock.com/Francois6

No More Wild-Animal Acts in George Carden International Circus

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

Shrine circus regular says goodbye to wild-animal acts

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PETA Calls for Investigation After 13 Horses Die at Del Mar Racetrack Within a Few Weeks

PETA Calls for Investigation After 13 Horses Die at Del Mar Racetrack Within a Few Weeks

Posted on September 1, 2015 | Written by PETA

As horses drop like flies, PETA asks the San Diego sheriff and district attorney to step in.

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California State Senate Votes to Ban Bullhooks © iStock.com/Kyslynskyy

California State Senate Votes to Ban Bullhooks

Posted on September 1, 2015 | Written by PETA

The California State Senate voted to ban bullhook use with elephants, making it the first state to do so.

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Why ‘Ethical’ Sourcing Labels Can’t Be Trusted © iStock.com/CelesteQuest

Why ‘Ethical’ Sourcing Labels Can’t Be Trusted

Posted on August 31, 2015 | Written by Anne Kellogg

When animals’ body parts are used for mass production, to be turned into wool coats or leather boots, cruelty will always be part of the process.

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