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Gabriel Byrne: Hare Coursing ‘Should Have No Place in Modern Ireland’ © iStock.com/PhotoTalk

Gabriel Byrne: Hare Coursing ‘Should Have No Place in Modern Ireland’

Posted on June 29, 2016 | Written by PETA

A Private Members’ Bill could put an end to the atrocious blood sport.

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Italian Town Lowers Boom on Fireworks; Animals Breathe Sigh of Relief © iStock.com/vitchanan

Italian Town Lowers Boom on Fireworks; Animals Breathe Sigh of Relief

Posted on June 29, 2016 | Written by Craig Shapiro

With the Fourth of July coming up, we can help dogs keep calm and weather the commotion.

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Member of Congress: Stop FBI’s Trauma Training on Animals © iStock.com/Andyworks

Member of Congress: Stop FBI’s Trauma Training on Animals

Posted on June 29, 2016 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

When animals are suffering and dying, the FBI needs to turn the investigation on itself.

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OB/GYN Residents Trade Practice on Live Pigs for High-Tech Simulators © iStock.com/anopdesignstock

OB/GYN Residents Trade Practice on Live Pigs for High-Tech Simulators

Posted on June 28, 2016 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

Human simulation technology donated by PETA is helping save lives—both human and animal.

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MasterCard Says No to Animals in Captivity © iStock.com/sad444

MasterCard Says No to Animals in Captivity

Posted on June 28, 2016 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

One day. That’s how long it took MasterCard to take action to help dolphins.

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Selfie-Obsessed Crowd Beats Turtle Pulled From The Ocean ©iStock.com/sweetlifephotos

Selfie-Obsessed Crowd Beats Turtle Pulled From The Ocean

Posted on June 27, 2016 | Written by Danny Prater

Dolphins, sharks, and now sea turtles—people are torturing ocean animals for pictures of themselves.

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Leading Medical Groups Endorse Humane Military Modernization Bill © iStock.com/jean frooms

Leading Medical Groups Endorse Humane Military Modernization Bill

Posted on June 27, 2016 | Written by Jennifer Bates

Medical groups representing hundreds of thousands of doctors and physicians-in-training have endorsed humane legislation.

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Damning New Evidence in ‘Pay to Play’ Trophy-Hunting Scheme © iStock.com/LiamBurroughWild

Damning New Evidence in ‘Pay to Play’ Trophy-Hunting Scheme

Posted on June 27, 2016 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is engaged in a deadly game of “pay to play”—and Rep. Brendan Boyle is saying “enough.”

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Check Out peta2’s 2016 Summer Campaign: “Who Are You Wearing?”

Check Out peta2’s 2016 Summer Campaign: “Who Are You Wearing?”

Posted on June 27, 2016 | Written by PETA

Have you ever stopped to think about where those clothes and accessories really came from—or WHO they came from?

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Live Hermit Crabs’ Shells Crushed, Hundreds Dead at Pet Trade Supplier

Live Hermit Crabs’ Shells Crushed, Hundreds Dead at Pet Trade Supplier

Posted on June 27, 2016 | Written by PETA

Hermit crabs can live for decades in their natural habitat, but at Brelean, hundreds of dead crabs were found every day.

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Video: Dogs Reunited One Year After Their Rescue

Video: Dogs Reunited One Year After Their Rescue

Posted on June 27, 2016 | Written by Alisa Mullins

Watch what happens when a canine brother and sister see each other for the first time after their rescue one year ago.

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Florida County That Harbors Monkey Breeders Faces Legal Repercussions

Florida County That Harbors Monkey Breeders Faces Legal Repercussions

Posted on June 24, 2016 | Written by Jennifer Bates

Local landowners take Hendry County to court over primate-breeding facilities that abuse animals and potentially endanger public health.

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Why Is a Huge Shark Sticking Out of PETA’s D.C. Office Building?

Why Is a Huge Shark Sticking Out of PETA’s D.C. Office Building?

Posted on June 24, 2016 | Written by Jennifer Bates

D.C. commuters were in for a surprise this morning.

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‘Behind the Leather’ Wins Gold Lions at Cannes!

‘Behind the Leather’ Wins Gold Lions at Cannes!

Posted on June 24, 2016 | Written by Kate Tuggle

Ogilvy & Mather took home the prestigious awards for its “Behind the Leather” campaign for PETA.

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Rescuing Yulin Dogs Will Backfire, Animal Charities Warn © iStock.com/stock_colors

Rescuing Yulin Dogs Will Backfire, Animal Charities Warn

Posted on June 23, 2016 | Written by Jennifer Bates

Thirty-five groups in China have banded together to ask others to stop buying dogs during the Yulin festival, saying it will hurt more dogs in the long run.

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