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Win for Dolphins! Bahamian Supreme Court Orders Dolphinarium Closed

Posted on July 29, 2014 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

In a victory for marine mammals, a Supreme Court judge in the Bahamas has ordered a “swim-with-dolphins” exhibit to shut down and release its captive dolphins.

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Howard Stern Loves PETA, Hates SeaWorld © StarMaxInc.com

Howard Stern Loves PETA, Hates SeaWorld

Posted on July 25, 2014 | Written by Alisa Mullins

The “King of All Media” banishes SeaWorld from his kingdom.

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Game Is No Fun for Lobsters

Posted on July 24, 2014 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

A group of compassionate servers band together to save neglected lobsters.

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Why Is PETA About to Pay People’s Water Bills? © iStock.com/maska82

Why Is PETA About to Pay People’s Water Bills?

Posted on July 24, 2014 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

Some people may get paid to help animals, the planet, and their health.

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Comic-Con Fans Greeted at Airport by Massive Anti-SeaWorld Cartoon

Comic-Con Fans Greeted at Airport by Massive Anti-SeaWorld Cartoon

Posted on July 23, 2014 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

The top story in the lead-up to Comic-Con isn’t about a celebrity or a hot new movie. It’s about a cartoon of an orca holding SeaWorld’s CEO in his …

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Fred Schneider Rocks Lobsters’ World

Fred Schneider Rocks Lobsters’ World

Posted on July 23, 2014 | Written by Alisa Mullins

The B-52s lead singer takes his pro-crustacean message straight into the heart of lobster country.

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Circus Signs Go Missing—Police Go After 84-Year-Old PETA Member

Circus Signs Go Missing—Police Go After 84-Year-Old PETA Member

Posted on July 22, 2014 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

Octogenarian PETA member fights for her right to protest.

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Your Message Received by NIH—Finally

Your Message Received by NIH—Finally

Posted on July 21, 2014 | Written by Alisa Mullins

The good ol’ U.S. Postal Service succeeded where others failed in delivering 90,000 postcards to NIH.

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PETA Wants in on Kevin Spacey’s BBQ Fundraiser—if It’s Vegan! © StarMaxInc.com

PETA Wants in on Kevin Spacey’s BBQ Fundraiser—if It’s Vegan!

Posted on July 18, 2014 | Written by Amanda Schinke

PETA is offering to donate $6,000 to Kevin Spacey’s BBQ fundraising contest for House of Cards if it’ll feature vegan food rather than animal ribs.

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You Won’t Believe How Far People Will Go to Abuse Opossums © istockphoto.com/twphotos

You Won’t Believe How Far People Will Go to Abuse Opossums

Posted on July 18, 2014 | Written by Alisa Mullins

In the latest twist in the bizarre Opossum Drop saga, PETA is suing to overturn an absurd law designed specifically to allow the event organizers to terrorize opossums.

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What Did the ‘Monkey’ Say to the Ambassador? (Photo)

What Did the ‘Monkey’ Say to the Ambassador? (Photo)

Posted on July 18, 2014 | Written by Alisa Mullins

There was no diplomatic immunity for Air France when a group of “monkeys” took its case to the French Embassy.

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Russell Brand’s Beef with So-Called “Humane Meat” © StarMaxInc.com

Russell Brand’s Beef with So-Called “Humane Meat”

Posted on July 18, 2014 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

In our weekly celebrity news round-up, Russell Brand calls out “humane meat,” Martha Plimpton is raising hope, and more.

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How Are Researchers Studying Alzheimer’s Without Hurting Animals? ©iStock.com/ziggy_mars

How Are Researchers Studying Alzheimer’s Without Hurting Animals?

Posted on July 18, 2014 | Written by Lindsay Pollard-Post

Brilliant new research in the U.K. holds hope for Alzheimer’s patients by studying the disease in a dish—instead of in mice.

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What Happens When ‘Save Rates’ Trump Common Sense?

What Happens When ‘Save Rates’ Trump Common Sense?

Posted on July 17, 2014 | Written by Lindsay Pollard-Post

In an attempt to boast higher “save rates,” some shelters are taking dangerous measures, including adopting out dogs with an unpredictable temperament to unsuspecting members of the public.

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Jared Leto: You Look Like You Need a Hug

Posted on July 16, 2014 | Written by Alisa Mullins

Jared Leto hugged a tree, and a meme was born. Who’s he been hugging lately?

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