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Animal Rights Are Headline News

Animal Rights Are Headline News

Posted on December 31, 2008 | Written by PETA

secretscanbemurder / CC Remember when Oprah did that show exposing puppy mills? Everybody was talking about it! We love when the truth about animal cruelty gets out to the …

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Celebrities Pony It Up

Celebrities Pony It Up

Posted on December 31, 2008 | Written by PETA

Snow is great when you’re watching it through your window with a soy hot chocolate, but imagine being in harness, dragging a cart full of tourists through slush and …

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Hairy Kate and Trashley: It Doesn’t Get Much Fuglier Than That

Hairy Kate and Trashley: It Doesn’t Get Much Fuglier Than That

Posted on December 30, 2008 | Written by PETA

latimes / CC The latest spread in Us magazine features our favorite fur-toting trolls as they exemplify the ugly side of fashion. The haggard crones just can’t seem to …

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Katy Perry’s New Year’s Resolution

Katy Perry’s New Year’s Resolution

Posted on December 30, 2008 | Written by PETA

starpulse / CC We’re all about New Year’s Resolutions here at PETA. Mine is to quit eating so much delicious vegan junk food and start cooking healthier vegan meals. …

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Sea Kittens Now Have Competition!

Sea Kittens Now Have Competition!

Posted on December 30, 2008 | Written by PETA

First there were sea kittens. Now, I give you sea puppies:     Volkswagen’s commercial for the new SpaceFox car shows a half-dog, half-fish animal and his loving guardian. …

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Canada Attempts (and Fails) to Improve Conditions for Seals

Canada Attempts (and Fails) to Improve Conditions for Seals

Posted on December 29, 2008 | Written by PETA

britannica / CC Every year in Canada, over 330,000 harp seals are bludgeoned to death as the world looks on in horror. Recently, opposition to this cruel industry has …

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It’s a Dog-Eat-Horse World

It’s a Dog-Eat-Horse World

Posted on December 29, 2008 | Written by PETA

We all know about the horrific treatment of animals killed for human consumption, but a lot of us dog guardians haven’t stopped to think about what we’re feeding Fido …

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Cruelty, Thy Name Is Wintour

Cruelty, Thy Name Is Wintour

Posted on December 29, 2008 | Written by PETA

OK. So I’ll admit that I’m a sucker for a good list. Grocery lists, “to do” lists, Christmas lists (wait, that was last week)—you name it. Lists are a …

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PETA (Hearts) Australia?

PETA (Hearts) Australia?

Posted on December 26, 2008 | Written by PETA

photobucket / CC G’day, mates! I’m stoked to tell you that the blokes in Victoria, Australia, have given the flick to cruel mousetraps. It’s a rip snorter of a …

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Top Ten PETA Top Ten Lists

Top Ten PETA Top Ten Lists

Posted on December 26, 2008 | Written by PETA

There’s nothing I’d rather do than write PETA’s blog while everyone else is dancing and drinking Mojitos … Wait, I mean shoveling their cars out of a snowdrift or …

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Happy Holidays to All

Happy Holidays to All

Posted on December 25, 2008 | Written by PETA

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Paris Hilton Gets Faux-Fur Present From Mom

Paris Hilton Gets Faux-Fur Present From Mom

Posted on December 24, 2008 | Written by PETA

crimerant / CC In the three years since Paris Hilton had a bouquet of flours (millet and plain baking) tossed at her—sorry, on her—by an animal rights activist, she’s …

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Little Kids Cut a Big Check for Dogs!

Little Kids Cut a Big Check for Dogs!

Posted on December 24, 2008 | Written by PETA

My favorite part about the holidays (actually … maybe my second favorite—next to feasting on my mom’s famous Cashew Nut Roast) is how people come together to help those …

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Yes, There Is a Santa Claus

Yes, There Is a Santa Claus

Posted on December 24, 2008 | Written by PETA

In fact, there are two Santas! Wearing little red numbers sure to make Old Saint Nick’s heart skip a beat—and to make any other dude in the vicinity pretty …

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PETA Offers Tofurkys to Laid-Off GM Workers

PETA Offers Tofurkys to Laid-Off GM Workers

Posted on December 24, 2008 | Written by PETA

Some folks at our PETA headquarters were moved when they read that after spending the last few days packing up bags of food for needy families, a General Motors …

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