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Great White Shark Dies After Just Three Days in Aquarium © iStock.com/Thurston Photo

Great White Shark Dies After Just Three Days in Aquarium

Posted on January 13, 2016 | Written by PETA

He didn’t understand how to swim in a tank because he was never meant to live there.

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Progress! National Institutes of Health Promotes Cruelty-Free Research © iStock.com/PhotoTalk

Progress! National Institutes of Health Promotes Cruelty-Free Research

Posted on January 13, 2016 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

PETA’s efforts to persuade the National Institutes of Health to embrace modern, humane research are resulting in significant progress.

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Video: Fox Plays Dead to Trick Fur Trappers, Reunites With Pack © iStock.com/jimkruger

Video: Fox Plays Dead to Trick Fur Trappers, Reunites With Pack

Posted on January 12, 2016 | Written by Angela Henderson

What does the fox say? That no animal wants to die for fashion.

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Israel Orders Slaughterhouses to Install Cameras

Israel Orders Slaughterhouses to Install Cameras

Posted on January 12, 2016 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

Israel makes positive strides to combat the most egregious cruelty to animals in slaughterhouses.

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Congress Puts Cruel Monkey Experiments Under the Microscope

Congress Puts Cruel Monkey Experiments Under the Microscope

Posted on January 12, 2016 | Written by Lindsay Pollard-Post

Following pleas from Dr. Jane Goodall, James Cromwell, and Bob Barker, Congress calls for an ethical review of NIH’s cruel baby-monkey experiments.

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Fur-Farm Cruelty: Minks and Foxes Gassed en Masse

Fur-Farm Cruelty: Minks and Foxes Gassed en Masse

Posted on January 11, 2016 | Written by Kate Tuggle

Thousands of minks and scores of foxes were kept in filthy, wire cages until they were slaughtered—all so that their fur could be turned into clothing.

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People Will Decapitate Snakes in Florida, Compete for Prize

People Will Decapitate Snakes in Florida, Compete for Prize

Posted on January 11, 2016 | Written by PETA

PETA urges organizers to ban the cruel decapitation of nonnative Burmese pythons and stop offering cash prizes to those who kill snakes.

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Worst Groupon Deals Ever

Worst Groupon Deals Ever

Posted on January 11, 2016 | Written by Jennifer O'Connor

PETA gives Groupon some spot-on advice.

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Jane Velez-Mitchell Goes After Florida’s Cruel Monkey Dealers

Jane Velez-Mitchell Goes After Florida’s Cruel Monkey Dealers

Posted on January 11, 2016 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

The journalist and author stepped up to help PETA shutter Primate Products, Inc., and its cruel ilk.

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News! Ringling to Take All Elephants off the Road in May © iStock.com/Kyslynskyy

News! Ringling to Take All Elephants off the Road in May

Posted on January 11, 2016 | Written by PETA

Instead of forcing lame, ailing elephants to be hauled around the country in dark boxcars until 2018, Ringling Bros. is ending elephant acts this spring.

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A Record-Setting Year for PETA’s Mobile Spay/Neuter Clinics!

A Record-Setting Year for PETA’s Mobile Spay/Neuter Clinics!

Posted on January 8, 2016 | Written by Heather Moore

2015 was the best year ever for PETA’s low- and no-cost mobile spay/neuter clinics, which sterilized a record number of animals.

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Get Your Vegan Jerky Now!

Get Your Vegan Jerky Now!

Posted on January 7, 2016 | Written by PETA

Try some of the delicious vegan jerky that was given out at Oregon’s Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.

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Smurf Got Help, but What About the Countless Others Like Him?

Smurf Got Help, but What About the Countless Others Like Him?

Posted on January 7, 2016 | Written by PETA

A kitten who was dyed purple and apparently used as a live chew toy has found help, but countless other abused animals need a safe place to go.

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PETA Feeds Law Enforcement Officers at Malheur Wildlife Refuge

PETA Feeds Law Enforcement Officers at Malheur Wildlife Refuge

Posted on January 7, 2016 | Written by PETA

In the midst of chilly air and chillier sentiments, PETA delivers some hot vegan food to law enforcement officials, Native Americans, and other people involved in the stand-off.

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Here’s How the Government Is Spending $100 Million of Your Money © iStock.com/Ale-ks

Here’s How the Government Is Spending $100 Million of Your Money

Posted on January 6, 2016 | Written by Michelle Kretzer

The U.S. government just awarded a $100 million contract to laboratories for radiation experiments on animals. You can help stop them.

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