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UPDATE: Ringling Elephants Reportedly Locked Up for More Than 30 Hours Straight

UPDATE: Ringling Elephants Reportedly Locked Up for More Than 30 Hours Straight

Posted on August 14, 2014 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

Try to imagine standing chained in a railroad boxcar for more than 30 hours straight.

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Good News for Dolphins, Bad News for Fingers

Posted on August 14, 2014 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

A zoo visitor leaves a little bit of herself behind, plus other animals-in-entertainment news.

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The 9-Year-Old Activist Who’s on SeaWorld’s Radar

The 9-Year-Old Activist Who’s on SeaWorld’s Radar

Posted on August 14, 2014 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

This tiny dynamo isn’t even in fourth grade yet, but she’s already making waves for captive marine mammals around the world.

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When Animals Need Rescuing From Their ‘Rescuers’

When Animals Need Rescuing From Their ‘Rescuers’

Posted on August 13, 2014 | Written by Lindsay Pollard-Post

Some “rescues” are far from what they claim to be. Beware of hoarders, scammers, bunchers, dealers, and others posing as “rescuers” who are victimizing animals.

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Yabba, Dabba, Do … Not Eat Animals

Yabba, Dabba, Do … Not Eat Animals

Posted on August 13, 2014 | Written by Alisa Mullins

A group of “Neanderthals” gives D.C. tourists some advice on ushering in the (N)ice Age.

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Why Is Seventh Generation Lying to You?

Why Is Seventh Generation Lying to You?

Posted on August 13, 2014 | Written by PETA

What do you do when a company flat out lies about its actions? You continue to tell the truth, keep pushing, and hope that it decides to do the …

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How Would You Like to Have Your Fingertips Amputated?

Posted on August 13, 2014 | Written by Alisa Mullins

The American Veterinary Medical Association has revised its policy on declawing to emphasize the seriousness of the surgery, referring to it as an “amputation” for the first time.

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Victory! 19 Million Animals a Year Saved

Posted on August 13, 2014 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

Students in India will never be forced to choose between enrolling in science courses and staying true to their moral beliefs against cruelty to animals again.

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‘Pets Ahoy’ and ‘Pets Rule!’ Shows Mean Even More Cruelty at SeaWorld

Posted on August 12, 2014 | Written by PETA

Exhibitor Joel Slaven has a long history of violating the Animal Welfare Act, including at all three SeaWorld facilities.

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Join Us In Celebrating World Elephant Day!

Join Us In Celebrating World Elephant Day!

Posted on August 12, 2014 | Written by Ashley Palmer

This World Elephant Day, we’re honoring the elephants who have found freedom and fighting for those who have not.

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Universal Disdain and Outrage at UniverSoul Circus

Universal Disdain and Outrage at UniverSoul Circus

Posted on August 12, 2014 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

Even though it seems obvious that she’s in pain, the UniverSoul Circus apparently forced a lame elephant to perform.

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8 Reasons Not to Let Nature Run Its Course (GRAPHIC)

8 Reasons Not to Let Nature Run Its Course (GRAPHIC)

Posted on August 11, 2014 | Written by Alisa Mullins

Most of the kittens born this summer won’t even survive six months.

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PETA to Place Anti-Crating Ad After Child Locked in a Cage in Wyoming © iStock.com/Steve Goodwin

PETA to Place Anti-Crating Ad After Child Locked in a Cage in Wyoming

Posted on August 11, 2014 | Written by Heather Moore

With a couple facing charges for caging a child, PETA plans to place a billboard reminding people that no one—child or dog—belongs in a crate.

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Will SeaWorld Call It Quits? Stock Hits All-Time Low

Will SeaWorld Call It Quits? Stock Hits All-Time Low

Posted on August 8, 2014 | Written by PETA

Thursday’s stock report showed that shares had dropped by another 2.19 percent, bringing the price to $26.83, the lowest that it has ever been.

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Wild-Caught Orca Dies a Long Way From Home © Free Morgan Foundation

Wild-Caught Orca Dies a Long Way From Home

Posted on August 8, 2014 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

After suffering from an inflammation in his lungs, Bingo, a male orca, died this week.

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