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Wisconsin’s Own Lawmakers Refuse to Let UW Hide Cruel Experiments

UW threw a Hail Mary to try to get the records of its cruel experiments exempted from open-records laws. It failed.

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Mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico Bans Horse-Drawn Carriages

Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz Soto signed an executive order banning the use of horse-drawn carriages anywhere in the Puerto Rican capital.

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What It Feels Like to Experiment on Animals Paul Gazda "We Are Sorry"

What It Feels Like to Experiment on Animals

One former experimenter details his awakening to cruelty. 

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Downed Cow: The True Story of One Anonymous Animal Born Into the Meat Industry

Electro-shocked, beaten, injured, and left to die—one cow’s heartbreaking journey to slaughter highlights the hidden cost of meat.

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From Abandoned to Adored, Neglected Dog Swoons Over New Family

A rescued dog’s first glimpse of his new guardian will warm your heart right down to the cockles.

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Victory! The Just Group Stops Selling Angora © iStock.com/maten

Victory! The Just Group Stops Selling Angora

Countless rabbits will now be spared thanks to PETA supporters around the world.

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Meet the Intrepid Band of Activists Fighting Illegal Songbird Slaughter

A shocking new film exposes the little-known massacre of songbirds in southern Europe and follows the dedicated group of activists fighting back.

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Revelations of More Monkey Deaths at Harvard Prompt Call for Cruelty Charges ©iStock.com/webguzs

Revelations of More Monkey Deaths at Harvard Prompt Call for Cruelty Charges

PETA wants Massachusetts authorities to act on deaths of dehydrated squirrel monkeys- a violation of state cruelty law.

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Spotted in Dublin: Dumped Fur Coats Return as ‘Ghosts’ of Murdered Animals

PETA’s poignant collaboration with artist Solus reminds Dubliners of the thousands of victims of Ireland’s fur farms.

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No More Sick Elephants at the Circus!

Demand the USDA get with the times and adopt updated tuberculosis in elephants policies!


Pamela Anderson Visits Maricopa County Jail to Promote Meat-Free Program

PETA applauds Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s policy and calls for jails and prisons nationwide to drop meat.

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Sign of the Times: Top Buyer of Sealskins Won’t Buy Pelts This Year ©Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

Sign of the Times: Top Buyer of Sealskins Won’t Buy Pelts This Year

With a stockpile of seal pelts that didn’t sell, one major pelt processor announces it won’t buy seal pelts this year.

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San Francisco Board Unanimously Votes to Ban Animal Performances ©iStock.com/alexsl

San Francisco Board Unanimously Votes to Ban Animal Performances

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors has voted unanimously in favor of banning all performances by wild and exotic animals.

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Will Tobacco Tests on Animals End Up in the Ashtray of History? © iStock.com/serezniy

Will Tobacco Tests on Animals End Up in the Ashtray of History?

Experimenters are starting to move away from the use of animals in tobacco toxicity tests and instead embrace humane methods.

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See the Ad That’s Making Taxpayers See Red

Just in time for tax week, PETA’s ad exposes the federal government for wasting taxpayers’ dollars—and monkeys’ lives—in cruel maternal-deprivation experiments.

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