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2008: A Great Year for Animals!

2008: A Great Year for Animals!

Posted on December 19, 2008 | Written by PETA

“So, PETA,” you might be asking as the end of the year quickly approaches, “what exactly did y’all do this year? Anything interesting?” We’re glad you asked, as it …

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Victory! Dollar Tree Makes Million-Dollar Call

Victory! Dollar Tree Makes Million-Dollar Call

Posted on December 19, 2008 | Written by PETA

keystoneequity / CC I’m pleased to announce that I have a surprise for my family—but first, listen to this: Following our appeal to them, the nationwide chain Dollar Tree …

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Two PETA Paws Up for ‘Marley and Me’

Two PETA Paws Up for ‘Marley and Me’

Posted on December 19, 2008 | Written by PETA

popculturebuzz / CC Marley & Me is coming out soon, and—even though it is decidedly mutt-free—we are nuts about this film’s message. OK, in case you don’t know, Marley …

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Victory! FDA Shuts Down Additional Animal Testing Request

Victory! FDA Shuts Down Additional Animal Testing Request

Posted on December 18, 2008 | Written by PETA

ucdavis / CC This is an awesome year for many reasons (have you seen our slideshow?), and a great one has to be today’s victory over cruel animal tests! …

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Jeremy Piven’s Mercury Scare

Jeremy Piven’s Mercury Scare

Posted on December 18, 2008 | Written by PETA

eonline / CC Whether he’s playing snarky talent agent Ari on Entourage or starring in blockbusters like Rock ‘n Rolla and Smokin’ Aces, we think Emmy Award–winning actor Jeremy …

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Animal Skinning and Racism Go Hand-In-Hand

Animal Skinning and Racism Go Hand-In-Hand

Posted on December 18, 2008 | Written by PETA

Racism, slaughter, skinning … this video has it all—all things inhumane and barbaric, that is. In a shocking new video released by our pals across the pond at PETA …

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A Grey(hound) Christmas

A Grey(hound) Christmas

Posted on December 18, 2008 | Written by PETA

freedigitalphotos / CC Movie fans can have a White Christmas (if they like sentiment) or a Black Christmas (if they like horror). Music fans can enjoy a “Blue Christmas.” …

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10% Wool, by Jeff Corriveau

10% Wool, by Jeff Corriveau

Posted on December 18, 2008 | Written by PETA

Fantastic! Click for a larger version To check out the archives of past strips, click here.

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Sexy Santa Asks Shoppers to Go ‘Ho, Ho, Faux’

Sexy Santa Asks Shoppers to Go ‘Ho, Ho, Faux’

Posted on December 17, 2008 | Written by PETA

Bet you thought Santa only came once a year. Well, don’t be too sure! PETA’s “Sexy Santas” are making the rounds to let fur-wearers know that they’re on our …

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Dear Donna Karan: It’s On. Officially.

Dear Donna Karan: It’s On. Officially.

Posted on December 17, 2008 | Written by PETA

We’re so proud to launch our new Web site: DonnaKaranBunnyButcher.com. By going back on her promise to shed fur from her collection (twice!), Donna Karan has made it clear …

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Bidens Bought Puppy–Now Kennel Is Cited for Violations!

Bidens Bought Puppy–Now Kennel Is Cited for Violations!

Posted on December 17, 2008 | Written by PETA

Right about now, we bet Vice President-elect Joe Biden is kicking himself for his decision to buy a purebred dog from a breeder, rather than adopt from a shelter. …

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Top (and Bottom) Films for Animals in 2008

Top (and Bottom) Films for Animals in 2008

Posted on December 17, 2008 | Written by PETA

The holidays are prime movie-watching time, so here is PETA’s list of the good, the not-so-bad-but-could-be-better, and the downright ugly films for animals of 2008. The Good Marley and …

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PETA’s Pig Patrol to Visit NY Governor

PETA’s Pig Patrol to Visit NY Governor

Posted on December 16, 2008 | Written by PETA

When we heard about New York Governor David Paterson’s proposed excise (“sin”) tax on full-calorie soda, we were confused. Sure, there are calories to be had in the all-American …

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Top Ten Most Karmic Moments for Animal Abusers in 2008

Top Ten Most Karmic Moments for Animal Abusers in 2008

Posted on December 16, 2008 | Written by PETA

Ever notice how bad begets bad? Well, in the world of animal abuse, folks often have a way of getting themselves hurt and even killed when trying to do …

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Ho Ho Ho, PETA Activists Are Coming to Town!

Ho Ho Ho, PETA Activists Are Coming to Town!

Posted on December 16, 2008 | Written by PETA

With shopping season in full swing, PETA volunteers and campaigners are out there braving the cold. Check out photos of some of our recent attention-getting demos below: In Massachusetts, …

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