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Feds Slap Santa Cruz Biotech With Largest Fine in USDA History © iStock.com/mordalez

Feds Slap Santa Cruz Biotech With Largest Fine in USDA History

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) reported that the facility must pay a $3.5 million penalty and stop using animals to make antibodies.

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Take Action: Students Use Cat’s Intestines as Jump Rope

Dissection teaches students that animals are just classroom tools to be used and discarded—and disturbing video footage recorded at a San Antonio high school proves it.


Take Action: Students Use Cat’s Intestines as Jump Rope

Students at a Texas high school recorded videos as their classmates used a cat’s intestines as a jump rope during a dissection lesson.

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Freedom From Abusive Laboratory Dealer for 19 Monkeys Short-Lived ©iStock.com/Sandeep Subba

Freedom From Abusive Laboratory Dealer for 19 Monkeys Short-Lived

When their cage door broke, 19 monkeys seized an opportunity to escape from a primate dealer.

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Chimpanzees at New Iberia Research Center to Be Sent to Sanctuary © iStock.com/guentergini

Chimpanzees at New Iberia Research Center to Be Sent to Sanctuary

Now that it’s illegal to conduct invasive experiments on chimpanzees, the New Iberia Research Center is sending 220 chimpanzees to a sanctuary.

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‘Pigs’ Protest Trauma Training, Saying ‘Cut Cruelty, Not Animals’

Watch what happened when PETA Australia supporters dressed as pigs descended on a surgeons’ conference to protest cruel trauma training on live animals.

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Experts Propose Non-Animal Approach to Predict Lung Toxicity

Scientific journals have published recommendations from a PETA International Science Consortium workshop for predicting lung toxicity with non-animal methods.

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Harvard Laboratory Caught Tormenting and Decapitating Animals

Experimenters at Harvard have been caught performing cruel surgeries on mice and rats and injecting animals with painful materials.

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Daniel Berrigan: Peace Activist and Animal Defender

The Rev. Daniel Berrigan was dedicated to promoting peace, so it should come as no surprise that he was also a vocal opponent of violence against animals.

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PETA’s 2016 National Compassionate Classroom Report Cards

Think all students can choose not to dissect animals? You’re dead wrong. See which school districts need a refresher course in compassion.

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Victory! Rabbits to Be Spared in Taiwan © iStock.com/PhotoTalk

Victory! Rabbits to Be Spared in Taiwan

After pressure, the Taiwanese government has promised to end the use of rabbits in classical swine fever vaccine production by as soon as the end of this year.

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PETA Founder Endures Public ‘Torture’ in Protest

In a striking demonstration against animal experiments carried out by the UK government, PETA founder Ingrid Newkirk was strapped to a “torture table” and “gassed.”

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Charter Airline Group Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) Stops Flying Monkeys to Laboratories

April 19th, 2016 After intensive campaigning by PETA and tens of thousands of activists who sent e-mails, Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) told PETA that it is ending the …


Victory! Indian Soap and Detergent Manufacturers Banned From Testing on Animals © iStock.com/kickers

Victory! Indian Soap and Detergent Manufacturers Banned From Testing on Animals

Compassionate consumers in India will be able to shop in confidence, knowing that soaps and detergents manufactured there will not involve harming animals.

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Doctors Horrified by Live-Animal Trauma Training Exercises

Nearly 90,000 people have signed a petition calling on the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons to stop using animals in medical training courses.

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