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Why We’re Opposed to the EU Dog/Cat Fur Ban

Why We’re Opposed to the EU Dog/Cat Fur Ban

Posted on June 25, 2007 | Written by PETA

We’ve been getting a lot of questions on this since the European Parliament voted on it this week, so I thought I’d clear the air a bit. I realize …

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Guess What? Fish Are Not Swimming Vegetables

Guess What? Fish Are Not Swimming Vegetables

Posted on June 25, 2007 | Written by PETA

I don’t know about you, but I always get a little bristly when my “almost” vegetarian friends tell me that they “only eat fish.” Of course, I totally believe …

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Bad News for Foie Gras Lovers…

Bad News for Foie Gras Lovers…

Posted on June 23, 2007 | Written by PETA

… apart from the fact that most of them are reprehensible hedonists who care more about living the high life than living a good life—though they probably knew that …

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Gearing Up for the Running of the Nudes

Gearing Up for the Running of the Nudes

Posted on June 22, 2007 | Written by PETA

Check out the gaggle of nearly naked PETA members who converged on the Spanish Embassy in Washington D.C. yesterday in a warm up for PETA UK’s sixth annual Running …

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Dear Michael Moore…

Dear Michael Moore…

Posted on June 22, 2007 | Written by PETA

Michael Moore, for those of you not familiar with him, is a fat, bearded dude who makes political documentaries and occasionally angers conservatives. His latest work is a film …

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Hey PETA, Pimp My Ride!

Hey PETA, Pimp My Ride!

Posted on June 22, 2007 | Written by PETA

Jason Bayless, our Lead Circus Monitor (i.e., the dude whose nerve-wracking job it is to follow Ringling Bros. around everywhere and document their abuse of animals), is about to …

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Pamela Anderson Vs. Finland. Round 1.

Pamela Anderson Vs. Finland. Round 1.

Posted on June 21, 2007 | Written by PETA

As Scandinavian countries go, Finland is actually pretty awesome. They’ve got some kickass modernist architecture, the world’s finest sauna technology, and—if you’re into bands that play Metallica covers on …

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DeFlocked by Jeff Corriveau

DeFlocked by Jeff Corriveau

Posted on June 21, 2007 | Written by PETA

As promised, here’s this week’s DeFlocked comic by Jeff Corriveau. I love it. Click for a larger version Check out last week’s comic here, and click here to learn …

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What’s up now, PetSmart?

What’s up now, PetSmart?

Posted on June 21, 2007 | Written by PETA

Yeah, that’s right. We got a giant bird costume. For a little bit of context, you should check out our undercover investigation of two PetSmart locations which revealed appalling …

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Schumacher Furs Loses Frivolous Lawsuit

Schumacher Furs Loses Frivolous Lawsuit

Posted on June 20, 2007 | Written by PETA

Indymedia/Creative Commons Yesterday, the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon dismissed a bunch of claims against PETA in a lawsuit brought by some fur-pushers called Gregg and …

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Mommy Kills Animals, Take 2

Mommy Kills Animals, Take 2

Posted on June 20, 2007 | Written by PETA

OK, so a few days ago, I posted this little entry about a video for a song called Mommy Kills Animals. I thought that was going to be the …

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Lost Cat

Lost Cat

Posted on June 20, 2007 | Written by PETA

Here at PETA, it’s not uncommon for us to get ideas for ads sent to us. In fact, it’s a rare day that we don’t get more good ideas …

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Creature Comforts

Creature Comforts

Posted on June 19, 2007 | Written by PETA

Vortis/Creative Commons There’s been a lot of talk round the office today about the new CBS show Creature Comforts. The concept of the show is that they interview a …

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Italian Fur Promoter Gianfranco Ferre Dies

Italian Fur Promoter Gianfranco Ferre Dies

Posted on June 19, 2007 | Written by PETA

Gianfranco Ferré, one of Italy’s most well-known designers, died this weekend of a brain hemorrhage in a Milan hospital at the age of 62. When I heard the news …

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World, Meet Charlie the Tooth

World, Meet Charlie the Tooth

Posted on June 19, 2007 | Written by PETA

One thing I forgot to mention about Ingrid and Pam’s birthday party at Sublime last week was that the real star of the show for everyone setting up the …

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