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Ellen DeGeneres’ Puppy Troubles

Ellen DeGeneres’ Puppy Troubles

Posted on October 18, 2007 | Written by PETA

TimeInc/Creative Commons For anyone who may have missed this story, Ellen Degeneres adopted a puppy from a shelter a little while back, but gave him away to her hairdresser …

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Rather Be Dead

Rather Be Dead

Posted on October 18, 2007 | Written by PETA

These brave PETA members took a completely new tack with the “Rather Go Naked Than Wear Fur” rallying cry yesterday, demonstrating for passersby that they would rather be naked, …

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Deflocked, by Jeff Corriveau

Deflocked, by Jeff Corriveau

Posted on October 18, 2007 | Written by PETA

This week’s Deflocked is one of my favorites so far. I’ve never understood how companies that sell meat products can use images of happy, smiling animals in their packaging …

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Joe Montana Loves a Good Veggie Burger

Joe Montana Loves a Good Veggie Burger

Posted on October 17, 2007 | Written by PETA

SportsResourceZone/Creative Commons I got a story the other day through my “Super Bowl” Google alert that kind of surprised me. The story is about legendary San Francisco 49er QB …

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Naked, Hooked, and Flailing: A New Fish Demonstration

Naked, Hooked, and Flailing: A New Fish Demonstration

Posted on October 17, 2007 | Written by PETA

What’s the best way to draw attention to the suffering that fish are forced to endure when they’re yanked out of their natural environment and impaled on the end …

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Jessica the Hippo

Jessica the Hippo

Posted on October 17, 2007 | Written by PETA

This video is truly amazing. Since this is PETA’s blog and all, I guess I should say something like “Animals can teach us so much about tolerance . . …

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Demo at Yum CEO’s House

Demo at Yum CEO’s House

Posted on October 16, 2007 | Written by PETA

Saturday night, PETA campaigner Matt Rice was in Louisville, KY, with a giant crippled chicken to protest at a Yum Brands (the parent company of KFC) fundraiser at CEO …

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Miss Universe Changes Her Mind

Miss Universe Changes Her Mind

Posted on October 16, 2007 | Written by PETA

Powerlineblog/Creative Commons It doesn’t always work out like this—but every now and then, when you let someone know that what they’re doing sucks, they just listen to your concerns, …

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Steve-O: I’d Rather Go Naked Than Wear Fur

Steve-O: I’d Rather Go Naked Than Wear Fur

Posted on October 16, 2007 | Written by PETA

I know. I know. Steve-O would rather go naked than do just about anything. But it’s still cool that wearing fur makes that very long list. In fact, Steve-O …

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Carriage Horses Still Ending Up as Horse Meat

Carriage Horses Still Ending Up as Horse Meat

Posted on October 15, 2007 | Written by PETA

So, after years of hard work by animal protection advocates exposing the extreme cruelty involved in these operations, some of the last horse slaughterhouses in the U.S. were shut …

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Pink’s Party for Her Pooches

Pink’s Party for Her Pooches

Posted on October 15, 2007 | Written by PETA

Pink got the party started in a big way for the launch of PETA President Ingrid Newkirk’s new book, Let’s Have a Dog Party, with a bash at her …

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JK Rowling Adopts Abandoned Greyhound

JK Rowling Adopts Abandoned Greyhound

Posted on October 15, 2007 | Written by PETA

Scribbulus/Creative Commons Harry Potter author JK Rowling just adopted a rescued greyhound* from a small rescue center in Scotland. Apparently, the author was totally low-key when she showed up …

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Dan Mathews to Kylie Minogue: Bag the Bag

Dan Mathews to Kylie Minogue: Bag the Bag

Posted on October 13, 2007 | Written by PETA

PETA Senior VP Dan Mathews just penned an earnest appeal to Australian singer Kylie Minogue, who was photographed last week toting a python purse, asking the singer to “bag” …

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San Miguel de Allende Bans Bull Runs

San Miguel de Allende Bans Bull Runs

Posted on October 12, 2007 | Written by PETA

When our Campaigns department heard about a bull run taking place in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, they sprung into action, immediately firing off a letter to the Mayor …

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PETA’s Response to Gore’s Nobel Prize Win

PETA’s Response to Gore’s Nobel Prize Win

Posted on October 12, 2007 | Written by PETA

Photo Credit: Star Max Inc. Congratulations to Former Vice President Al Gore and the U.N.’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change for sharing the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize for their …

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