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‘Win It’ Wednesday: ‘Mutt Like Me’ Collar

‘Win It’ Wednesday: ‘Mutt Like Me’ Collar

Posted on April 8, 2009 | Written by PETA

Thanks for all of your wonderful comments on this Win It Wednesday. The winners of the ‘Mutt Like Me’ collars are christine, Kelli, and Cheri Anderson-Albert. Congratulations! President Obama …

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Research Center Inmates Recaptured, More’s the Pity

Research Center Inmates Recaptured, More’s the Pity

Posted on April 7, 2009 | Written by PETA

On the “even the little guy sometimes gets a break” front, we recently received news that nine monkeys had escaped from the Oregon National Primate Research Center (ONPRC). The …

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ILVTOFU

ILVTOFU

Posted on April 7, 2009 | Written by PETA

  elephantjournal / CC To pass the time on long, boring drives, I often stare at passing license plates and rack my brain to decipher the messages. There are …

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PETA Campaigners Say ‘FML’

PETA Campaigners Say ‘FML’

Posted on April 7, 2009 | Written by PETA

  hpk.co / CC We’ve all had moments when life throws you such a curve ball that you just want to say, “Eff it!” I like to keep those …

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Turn Gitmo Into an Empathy Exhibit

Turn Gitmo Into an Empathy Exhibit

Posted on April 7, 2009 | Written by PETA

  When President Obama appointed Daniel Fried (aka “the Guantanamo Closure Czar”) to oversee the closing of the Guantanamo Bay Detention Center, many people let out a sigh of …

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San Francisco Mayor’s Restaurants Stop Selling Foie Gras

San Francisco Mayor’s Restaurants Stop Selling Foie Gras

Posted on April 6, 2009 | Written by PETA

spokane / CC Tony Kushner, in his astonishing two-part play, Angels in America, describes San Francisco as “unspeakably beautiful.” Foie gras, on the other hand, is unspeakably horrible. So …

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Help Battle Seal Slaughterers in World of Warcraft

Help Battle Seal Slaughterers in World of Warcraft

Posted on April 6, 2009 | Written by PETA

The following blog is a guest post from peta2’s Ryan. The fight against the Canadian seal slaughter has gone digital! That’s right, gamers, get ready: This Saturday, World of …

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Shilya the Bullock

Shilya the Bullock

Posted on April 6, 2009 | Written by PETA

We’d like to share a moving story from our friends at Animal Rahat, the PETA-supported working-animal rescue group in India, about a bullock who had a hard life.   …

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N.Y. Breeder Under Fire for Parasite-Infested Horses

N.Y. Breeder Under Fire for Parasite-Infested Horses

Posted on April 5, 2009 | Written by PETA

Thoroughbred breeder Ernie Paragallo, whose horses were discovered emaciated and infested with parasites as they awaited slaughter in a pen, should be prosecuted for cruelty to animals. Paragallo said …

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Something for Robert Pattinson to Bite Into

Something for Robert Pattinson to Bite Into

Posted on April 3, 2009 | Written by PETA

  sugarslam / CC The following is a guest blog from peta2’s Marta. If there’s one thing I like, it’s a guy who knows how to work a microwave. …

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Ringling’s K9 Act Isn’t Fooling Anyone

Ringling’s K9 Act Isn’t Fooling Anyone

Posted on April 3, 2009 | Written by PETA

  news.bbc / CC Not content with forcing just elephants, tigers, and other exotic animals to perform cheap tricks, Ringling’s mobile animal hell has added dogs to its list …

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Protestpalooza

Protestpalooza

Posted on April 3, 2009 | Written by PETA

Phew! We have so many great protest pictures to share that we decided to hit you with them all at once. Brace yourselves: Animal defenders of all ages turned …

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Internet Soup!

Internet Soup!

Posted on April 3, 2009 | Written by PETA

It’s only been two weeks, but there’s just too much fun stuff to hold onto ’til the end of the month. And this is one jam-packed, minestrone-style serving of …

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Sexiest Vegetarians Bare All

Sexiest Vegetarians Bare All

Posted on April 2, 2009 | Written by PETA

A record-breaking 200,000 votes poured in for this year’s Sexiest Vegetarian Next Door contest, and after four rounds of weeding out the hot from the super hot, we’ve finally …

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Did You Get April Fooled?

Did You Get April Fooled?

Posted on April 2, 2009 | Written by PETA

  epets / CC If you were paying attention to the news yesterday, you may have seen quite a few stories about PETA—apparently, we were quite busy! The biggest …

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