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Cecil’s Death Highlights Cowardice of Hunting ©iStock.com/BraunS

Cecil’s Death Highlights Cowardice of Hunting

Posted on July 28, 2015 | Written by PETA

To hunters like Walter Palmer, beloved wild animals are merely targets to kill, decapitate, and hang up on a wall as a trophy.

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Victory! Animal Sacrifice Banned at Nepal’s Gadhimai Festival

Victory! Animal Sacrifice Banned at Nepal’s Gadhimai Festival

Posted on July 28, 2015 | Written by PETA

The Gadhimai festival in Nepal has banned animal sacrifice, putting an end to a horrific massacre that has been taking place for the past 250 years.

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Woman Protests Dog Chaining by Wearing Fur Coat in Sweltering Heat

Woman Protests Dog Chaining by Wearing Fur Coat in Sweltering Heat

Posted on July 28, 2015 | Written by PETA

A PETA supporter chained herself to a cinderblock to call on government officials to outlaw tethering.

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Jane Birkin Demands That Luxury Hermès Birkin Handbags Be Renamed! ©iStock.com/EdStock

Jane Birkin Demands That Luxury Hermès Birkin Handbags Be Renamed!

Posted on July 28, 2015 | Written by PETA

Model and singer Jane Birkin, the inspiration behind Hermès’ Birkin bag, has publicly asked that the “luxury” bag be renamed.

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Video: Bullock Roushya Enjoys a New Self-Grooming Post

Video: Bullock Roushya Enjoys a New Self-Grooming Post

Posted on July 28, 2015 | Written by PETA

New grooming posts have been installed at Animal Rahat’s Home for Retired Bullocks. Watch Roushya as he gives himself a massage.

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One Fish, Two Fish, Whatever You Do, Don’t Buy a New Fish

One Fish, Two Fish, Whatever You Do, Don’t Buy a New Fish

Posted on July 27, 2015 | Written by Ingrid Newkirk

What does PETA President Ingrid Newkirk think of Dr. Seuss’ new book? The answer might surprise you.

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PETA Petitions OSHA to Bar Direct Contact With Elephants © iStock.com/graemes

PETA Petitions OSHA to Bar Direct Contact With Elephants

Posted on July 27, 2015 | Written by PETA

High rates of human fatalities, injuries and elephant abuse have been cited.

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Biggest Gathering of People on the Planet Sees Animal Rights Message

Biggest Gathering of People on the Planet Sees Animal Rights Message

Posted on July 27, 2015 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

Here’s how PETA India is reaching 30 million people all at once.

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Can You Make These Rescued Cats’ Dreams Come True?

Can You Make These Rescued Cats’ Dreams Come True?

Posted on July 27, 2015 | Written by Alisa Mullins

These cats lived through a nightmare—abandoned, starving, and sick. Now, they need someone to give them the life they’ve dreamed about.

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Enter for a Chance to Win a $400 Virkin Bag!

Enter for a Chance to Win a $400 Virkin Bag!

Posted on July 23, 2015 | Written by PETA

Attention, fashionistas: Ditch the cruel Hermès Birkin bag and get this beauty instead! We’re giving away a @FreedomOfAnimals #VirkinBag on Instagram.

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‘Lettuce Ladies’ Entice Congress to Cut the Pork—From Their Diets Leigh Vogel

‘Lettuce Ladies’ Entice Congress to Cut the Pork—From Their Diets

Posted on July 23, 2015 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

PETA’s “Lettuce Ladies” are helping our elected officials trim the fat.

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PETA Blasts SeaWorld’s ‘Blue World Project’ as Too Little Too Late

PETA Blasts SeaWorld’s ‘Blue World Project’ as Too Little Too Late

Posted on July 23, 2015 | Written by PETA

PETA calls on the California Coastal Commission to deny a SeaWorld permit request that would still keep orcas confined to small tanks.

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Morrissey Fans Faint After Seeing This at His Concert

Morrissey Fans Faint After Seeing This at His Concert

Posted on July 23, 2015 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

After EMTs had to revive Morrissey fans who fainted at his concert, they all had the exact reaction that Moz was hoping for.

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Petland Cruelty Exposed—Again! Katelyn Cerciello

Petland Cruelty Exposed—Again!

Posted on July 23, 2015 | Written by PETA

A former Petland employee’s Facebook post went viral this week for exposing neglected animals with open sores who were forced to live in cramped conditions.

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Most Shared: How PETA’s Hermès Investigation Went Viral

Most Shared: How PETA’s Hermès Investigation Went Viral

Posted on July 22, 2015 | Written by Emily Savage

This is how more than 50 million people learned how alligators and crocodiles are raised and killed for “luxury” Hermès products like Birkin bags.

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