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Has Anything Changed at SeaWorld Since Trainer Dawn Brancheau’s Death?

Has Anything Changed at SeaWorld Since Trainer Dawn Brancheau’s Death?

Posted on February 24, 2015 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

Remembering the lives that were lost at SeaWorld.

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Scientists Push for High-Tech, Humane Nanotechnology Testing Methods © iStock.com/serezniy

Scientists Push for High-Tech, Humane Nanotechnology Testing Methods

Posted on February 24, 2015 | Written by PETA

The PETA International Science Consortium Ltd. organizes a two-day workshop in D.C. to discuss the development of non-animal methods for nanomaterial testing.

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Captivity Bites: SeaWorld Ends Its Public Dolphin-Feeding Program © iStock.com/Donhype

Captivity Bites: SeaWorld Ends Its Public Dolphin-Feeding Program

Posted on February 23, 2015 | Written by Lindsay Pollard-Post

Following multiple biting incidents and PETA’s requests for USDA investigations, SeaWorld Orlando ends its public dolphin-feeding program.

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Experts: Tormenting Baby Monkeys Is Bad Science

Experts: Tormenting Baby Monkeys Is Bad Science

Posted on February 23, 2015 | Written by Lindsay Pollard-Post

Psychologists, other mental-health specialists, physicians, researchers, and primatologists slam NIH’s cruel maternal-deprivation experiments on baby monkeys.

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‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ Sequel Draws Fire From PETA for Plan to Ship Monkeys to Australia © iStock.com/rtrueman

‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ Sequel Draws Fire From PETA for Plan to Ship Monkeys to Australia

Posted on February 23, 2015 | Written by PETA

The production of ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl’ was responsible for the deaths of more than 100 sea animals.

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Now Leather-Free: A Smart Move for Mercedes’ Smart Cars

Now Leather-Free: A Smart Move for Mercedes’ Smart Cars

Posted on February 23, 2015 | Written by Paula Moore

Following appeals from PETA to take the cow out of the car, Mercedes-Benz has agreed to make smart cars even smarter by offering leather-free interiors.

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PETA Sends Cheeky Message to Canadian MP

PETA Sends Cheeky Message to Canadian MP

Posted on February 23, 2015 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

PETA cracks the case of the too-tight tighty whities.

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Beluga Whale Dies at SeaWorld Orlando ©iStock.com/Lingbeek

Beluga Whale Dies at SeaWorld Orlando

Posted on February 21, 2015 | Written by Heather Moore

Nanuq, a beluga whale at SeaWorld’s Wild Arctic attraction in Orlando, Florida, died while he was being treated for an infection from a jaw injury.

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Photo of the Day: Tiny Ballerinas Lead Cutest Ringling Protest Ever Photo by Cynthia King

Photo of the Day: Tiny Ballerinas Lead Cutest Ringling Protest Ever

Posted on February 20, 2015 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

Those nearing Brooklyn’s Barclays Center likely did a pirouette as a troupe of tiny ballerinas led more than 100 animal advocates in a protest against Ringling.

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Justice Is Feeling Much Better, Thank You

Justice Is Feeling Much Better, Thank You

Posted on February 20, 2015 | Written by Alisa Mullins

A young Lab–pit bull mix who had sustained wounds from a grotesquely embedded collar is on the mend and looking for a perfect home.

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Can You Imagine Sitting Outside for Hours in the Frigid Cold?

Can You Imagine Sitting Outside for Hours in the Frigid Cold?

Posted on February 20, 2015 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

See what it’s like to sit outside in the freezing cold in a doghouse all day long.

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Before It Was a Fur Coat, It Was a Someone: A PETA Exposé

Before It Was a Fur Coat, It Was a Someone: A PETA Exposé

Posted on February 18, 2015 | Written by PETA

A look at the barbaric ways in which minks are killed and skinned at countless fur farms around the world. 

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“Cutest Vegan Kids” Contest 2015!

“Cutest Vegan Kids” Contest 2015!

Posted on February 18, 2015 | Written by PETA

Think your animal-lovin’ vegan kiddo has what it takes to be named the Cutest Vegan Kid of 2015? Here’s your chance to tell us why!

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New Cleveland Clinic Study Reinforces PETA’s Campaign for Vegan Kids © iStock.com/kenishirotie

New Cleveland Clinic Study Reinforces PETA’s Campaign for Vegan Kids

Posted on February 17, 2015 | Written by Heather Moore

Cleveland Clinic Children’s recently compared a low-fat vegan diet to the typical American Heart Association diet. The vegan one showed distinct advantages!

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Our Message to Westminster: Homeless Dogs Lose Today

Our Message to Westminster: Homeless Dogs Lose Today

Posted on February 17, 2015 | Written by PETA

A throng of caged “dogs” reminds Westminster attendees that when they breed and buy purebreds, dogs in shelters lose their chance at finding a home—and a life.

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