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Actress Sofia Sisniega Urges Shoppers to Choose Only Cruelty-Free Products

Actress Sofia Sisniega Urges Shoppers to Choose Only Cruelty-Free Products

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 Thirteen Horses Die at Del Mar Racetrack Within a Few Weeks

PETA Calls for Investigation After Thirteen 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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Bird Abusers Get Blanket Immunity © iStock.com//m-kojot

Bird Abusers Get Blanket Immunity

Posted on August 31, 2015 | Written by Jeffrey S. Kerr

Thirteen years of government inaction has left birds wounded, dying, and dead in roadside zoos across the U.S.

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The ‘Frankenscience’ of Panda-Breeding Programs © iStock.com/Daniel Stein

The ‘Frankenscience’ of Panda-Breeding Programs

Posted on August 31, 2015 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

Judging by the National Zoo’s recent stage-managed “pandamonium,” its practices need to be examined closely and the hype seen for what it is.

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PETA International Science Consortium Gives Away $200,000 © iStock.com/serezniy

PETA International Science Consortium Gives Away $200,000

Posted on August 31, 2015 | Written by PETA

The PETA International Science Consortium funds a project to replace the use of animals in inhalation tests.

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‘Give Peas a Chance’ Banner Proposal Revisited Following Rejection

‘Give Peas a Chance’ Banner Proposal Revisited Following Rejection

Posted on August 28, 2015 | Written by PETA

Even a tiny banner Is better than none to deliver the universal message that kindness is the best religion of all.

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Jane Goodall Asks UPS to Stop Shipping Animal Trophies ©starmaxinc.com

Jane Goodall Asks UPS to Stop Shipping Animal Trophies

Posted on August 28, 2015 | Written by PETA

The iconic African wildlife defender penned a letter to the company urging it to stop shipping the carcasses of exotic animals.

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Victory! Everything Is About to Change for Chimpanzees in Laboratories © iStock.com/guentergini

Victory! Everything Is About to Change for Chimpanzees in Laboratories

Posted on August 28, 2015 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

New regulation stops chimpanzees from being subjected to experiments in U.S. laboratories.

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PETA’s Walter Palmer Halloween Costume Lets Cecil the Lion Win

PETA’s Walter Palmer Halloween Costume Lets Cecil the Lion Win

Posted on August 27, 2015 | Written by PETA

The costume features a plush lion taking a bloody bite out of the real-life killer.

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