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Activists Sound the Alarm on Fort Carson’s Cruel Trauma Training

Activists Sound the Alarm on Fort Carson’s Cruel Trauma Training

Posted on March 6, 2009 | Written by PETA

In case it’s never been said before, I’m going to go ahead and say it: Colorado activists rock! Activists in Colorado Springs showed that they are fed up with …

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R.I.P. Annabel

R.I.P. Annabel

Posted on March 6, 2009 | Written by PETA

olifantenhuis / CC On Sunday, a 45-year-old elephant named Annabel was euthanized after falling into a ditch that surrounded her compound at Emmen Zoo in the Netherlands. For more …

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Ringling’s Head Honcho in Hot Water

Ringling’s Head Honcho in Hot Water

Posted on March 6, 2009 | Written by PETA

As the highly anticipated trial concerning the abuse of elephants by Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus rolls on, Kenneth Feld, the head of the company that owns …

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Blood on the Ice in Ottawa

Blood on the Ice in Ottawa

Posted on March 5, 2009 | Written by PETA

With the start of the annual Canadian seal slaughter just a few weeks away, PETA took to the frozen Rideau Canal in Ottawa to help stop the killings. Skaters …

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Whale Woes

Whale Woes

Posted on March 5, 2009 | Written by PETA

If you’re as big a fan of Whale Wars as I am, you probably already have a pretty good idea of the evil that is whaling. For those of …

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Naked YouTube Celebs Proposition PETA

Naked YouTube Celebs Proposition PETA

Posted on March 5, 2009 | Written by PETA

First, they brought us The Miracle Beer Diet (a weight-loss fad sweeping college campuses across the country). Now, the folks at Liv Films—the evil geniuses behind some of the …

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Will Human-Faced Fish Save the Seas?

Will Human-Faced Fish Save the Seas?

Posted on March 4, 2009 | Written by PETA

You may have noticed that PETA has been working hard to give our finned friends a PR boost. Well, it seems that some sea kittens in South Korea may …

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Hero of the Day: Senator Mac Harb

Hero of the Day: Senator Mac Harb

Posted on March 4, 2009 | Written by PETA

Well, you gotta give the guy points for trying. Courageous Canadian Senator Mac Harb introduced a bill on Tuesday to ban Canada’s annual slaughter of hundreds of thousands of …

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‘Win It’ Wednesday: New Morrissey Vinyl

‘Win It’ Wednesday: New Morrissey Vinyl

Posted on March 4, 2009 | Written by PETA

Happy “Win It” Wednesday to you! With Canada’s annual seal slaughter looming this month, we decided that a real hero for seals should be featured in our weekly giveaway. …

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Gas Chamber Bans Proposed in Southern States

Gas Chamber Bans Proposed in Southern States

Posted on March 3, 2009 | Written by PETA

As hard as it is to believe, animal shelters in some states—including Georgia and North Carolina—continue to kill unwanted animals in gas chambers, with all the accompanying horror that …

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Wilmer Valderrama’s Anti-Circus Awesomeness

Wilmer Valderrama’s Anti-Circus Awesomeness

Posted on March 3, 2009 | Written by PETA

OK, it’s official—we’re wild about Wilmer. Feztastic on That 70s Show, unforgettable in Fast Food Nation, and smooth as hell as the dude in charge of doling out disses …

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Victory! JPMorgan Chase Ditches Glue Traps

Victory! JPMorgan Chase Ditches Glue Traps

Posted on March 3, 2009 | Written by PETA

smashin / CC A whistleblower recently reported that a Washington Mutual (WaMu) branch in the Chicago area was using glue traps to catch mice. We contacted James Dimon, CEO …

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Kentucky Fried Contamination

Kentucky Fried Contamination

Posted on March 2, 2009 | Written by PETA

It should be no surprise to regular readers of this blog that we keep an eye on happenings at KFC, so this caught our eye: According to news reports, …

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Paul Harvey Harnessed Air Waves to Help Animals

Paul Harvey Harnessed Air Waves to Help Animals

Posted on March 2, 2009 | Written by PETA

theirvins / CC It’s with deep regret and sadness that we announce the passing of Paul Harvey—a man who for decades used his voice to speak up against the …

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Who’s Been Sleeping in Your Bed?

Who’s Been Sleeping in Your Bed?

Posted on March 2, 2009 | Written by PETA

webshots / CC You don’t have to answer that. But answer this: What do you get when you cross a lemur, a monkey, and an alligator named Bob? If …

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