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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Posted on March 17, 2009 | Written by PETA

Have a fantastic, delicious, and compassionate St. Patrick’s Day. Enjoy our e-card, straight from the PETA Files to you!

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PETA Enlists the Luck of the Leprechaun Ladies

PETA Enlists the Luck of the Leprechaun Ladies

Posted on March 17, 2009 | Written by PETA

Top o’ the mornin’ and happy St. Patrick’s Day to you! Since you’d never find a real leprechaun at a KFC (leprechauns are far too smart for that), PETA …

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Warning: Graphic, Bloody, and Accurate

Warning: Graphic, Bloody, and Accurate

Posted on March 16, 2009 | Written by PETA

This, ladies and gentlemen, is the seal slaughter: Credit: Sea Shepherd Yeah. We thought that it was awful too. How can you help end this atrocity? Glad you asked. …

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PETA to Alabama Governor: Reform Slaughterhouses

PETA to Alabama Governor: Reform Slaughterhouses

Posted on March 16, 2009 | Written by PETA

eldoradonews / CC Last week, a former employee of a Pilgrim’s Pride slaughterhouse in Alabama took his work home with him and went on a killing spree (you know, …

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Must-See HBO Documentary Premieres Tonight

Must-See HBO Documentary Premieres Tonight

Posted on March 16, 2009 | Written by PETA

workdogpro / CC When animals receive the attention they deserve from TV networks, it’s a grand occasion. HBO has once again stepped up to the plate—remember when the network …

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The Curse of Colonel Sanders?

The Curse of Colonel Sanders?

Posted on March 13, 2009 | Written by PETA

quid / CC As a lifelong Red Sox fan, I’ll be the first to admit that baseball “curses” are a bit overblown. All that the infamous “Curse of the …

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Judith Yeargin, Animal Supporter in Life and Death

Judith Yeargin, Animal Supporter in Life and Death

Posted on March 13, 2009 | Written by PETA

Longtime PETA supporter Judith Yeargin fought hard not only in her 30-year battle against breast cancer but also against the use of animals in experiments. That’s why Judith, who …

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Save Horses’ Lives: Support H.R. 503

Save Horses’ Lives: Support H.R. 503

Posted on March 13, 2009 | Written by PETA

fairlightacres / CC Although technically spring has not yet sprung, we seem to be doing a kind of early spring cleaning here at the Files, with updates on some …

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PETA Faves on ‘Dancing With the Stars’

PETA Faves on ‘Dancing With the Stars’

Posted on March 13, 2009 | Written by PETA

Our cup runneth over with the latest season of Dancing With the Stars. As if last season, which featured spunky octo-vegetarian Cloris Leachman, weren’t enough, this season we have …

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Become an Action Hero (for Seals) on Sunday

Become an Action Hero (for Seals) on Sunday

Posted on March 13, 2009 | Written by PETA

This Sunday, March 15, is International Day of Action Against the Seal Slaughter. Why it’s not on all the calendars between Purim and St. Patrick’s Day, we’ll never know, …

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Primate Laboratory Gets Put on Notice

Primate Laboratory Gets Put on Notice

Posted on March 12, 2009 | Written by PETA

One of the monkeys who was abused for experiments at ONPRC It’s been awhile since we last mentioned the Oregon National Primate Research Center (ONPRC). But even though ONPRC …

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Pig Farms and Flesh-Eating Bacteria

Pig Farms and Flesh-Eating Bacteria

Posted on March 12, 2009 | Written by PETA

New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof usually writes about Darfur and other far-off lands, but this week, he ventured into America’s heartland to talk about a plague that is …

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Abominable Snowman Takes Down Seal Killers

Abominable Snowman Takes Down Seal Killers

Posted on March 12, 2009 | Written by PETA

With only three days left until the International Day of Action Against the Canadian Seal Slaughter (for the math-impaired, that’s March 15), we’re gearing up to show our snowy …

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Department of Defense Stepping Up for Animals

Department of Defense Stepping Up for Animals

Posted on March 12, 2009 | Written by PETA

Over the past 16 months, PETA has waged a relentless campaign to end the military’s archaic trauma-training exercises. In these exercises, thousands of live goats and pigs are shot, …

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Ellie Elephant Goes to School

Ellie Elephant Goes to School

Posted on March 12, 2009 | Written by PETA

Most kids love animals, but not all kids are aware of the horrors that elephants and other animals in circuses face, so PETA and Ellie Elephant decided to tell …

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