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Nikki Reed Asks California Assembly to Help Animals in Laboratories

Nikki Reed Asks California Assembly to Help Animals in Laboratories

Posted on March 10, 2015 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

With bipartisan and celebrity support, the California Assembly advanced a bill to give dogs and cats used in experiments a chance to find happiness.

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Victory! Bull Run Is Run Out of California © iStock.com/lillisphotography

Victory! Bull Run Is Run Out of California

Posted on March 10, 2015 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

Booze, bulls, and bravado don’t mix.

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Protesters Disrupt NIH Baby Monkey Experimenter’s Speech

Protesters Disrupt NIH Baby Monkey Experimenter’s Speech

Posted on March 9, 2015 | Written by PETA

This action is the latest salvo in PETA’s campaign calling for an end to NIH’s abuse of baby monkeys.

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‘Sam Got Them Out!’ A Poem About Sam Simon by Ingrid E. Newkirk

‘Sam Got Them Out!’ A Poem About Sam Simon by Ingrid E. Newkirk

Posted on March 9, 2015 | Written by Ingrid Newkirk

A poem written for animal ally and PETA Honorary Director Sam Simon.

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Sam Simon: A True Hero for Animals

Sam Simon: A True Hero for Animals

Posted on March 9, 2015 | Written by PETA

The animals have lost a true ally and a sharp and honest tongue with the passing of PETA Honorary Director and entertainment giant Sam Simon, who was our dear …

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Bottlenose Dolphin Dies at Seaworld Orlando

Bottlenose Dolphin Dies at Seaworld Orlando

Posted on March 9, 2015 | Written by PETA

At this time, the cause of death of the adult male dolphin is unknown.

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Photo of the Day: PETA’s Rescued Pigs Chillin’ at Sanctuary Photo by Terry Cummings at Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary

Photo of the Day: PETA’s Rescued Pigs Chillin’ at Sanctuary

Posted on March 9, 2015 | Written by Heather Moore

The pigs PETA rescued from a filthy pen at a trailer park in North Carolina are enjoying a winter wonderland at their new home.

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Watch as Activist Flies the Flag for Mutts at Crufts ‘Best in Show’!

Watch as Activist Flies the Flag for Mutts at Crufts ‘Best in Show’!

Posted on March 8, 2015 | Written by PETA

Luke was escorted from the building by security – but not before he made sure that everyone in the packed auditorium understood the toll that “breedism” takes on dogs.

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Protesters Make Waves at Travel Expo Outside SeaWorld Booth

Protesters Make Waves at Travel Expo Outside SeaWorld Booth

Posted on March 8, 2015 | Written by PETA

PETA campaigns against amusement park’s cruel orca tanks and exhibition of wild animals in crowded expo centers.

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Pig Goes to Iowa Ag Summit with a Message for Governors, Senators, & Trump

Pig Goes to Iowa Ag Summit with a Message for Governors, Senators, & Trump

Posted on March 8, 2015 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

Attendees at the first Iowa Ag Summit included politicians, presidential hopefuls, the governors of eight different states, Donald Trump, and a pig.

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Do Women Make Better Animal Rights Activists?

Do Women Make Better Animal Rights Activists?

Posted on March 8, 2015 | Written by Alisa Mullins

In a special video for International Women’s Day, PETA President Ingrid Newkirk reflects on the unique ways in which women can relate to—and help—animals.

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The Iditarod’s Grim Toll on Dogs © iStock.com/Jonwick

The Iditarod’s Grim Toll on Dogs

Posted on March 6, 2015 | Written by Gemma Vaughan

Teachers shouldn’t portray the Iditarod as anything other than the deadly event that it is.

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After Inditex Stopped Selling Angora, This Is What They Did With 20,000 Surplus Garments

After Inditex Stopped Selling Angora, This Is What They Did With 20,000 Surplus Garments

Posted on March 6, 2015 | Written by PETA

Working with PETA, the company donated their remaining stock of brand-new angora wool garments to some of the 1.2 million Syrian refugees in Lebanon.

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The Smoking Gun? Ringling Has Had Tuberculosis-Infected Elephants on the Road

The Smoking Gun? Ringling Has Had Tuberculosis-Infected Elephants on the Road

Posted on March 6, 2015 | Written by PETA

Ringling’s elephant act phase-out pledge came two days after PETA obtained documents showing a potential serious health risk to workers—and to the public.

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Karl Lagerfeld: ‘I Prefer Not to Know’ Where Fur Comes From © StarMaxInc.com

Karl Lagerfeld: ‘I Prefer Not to Know’ Where Fur Comes From

Posted on March 5, 2015 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

While discussing his use of fur, Karl Lagerfeld sounds exactly how you’d imagine a designer who uses fur would sound.

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