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Deflocked!!!

Seriously, these just keep getting better and better. Click for a larger version To check out the archives of past strips, click here.

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Pop Quiz: How Many Primates Were Imported Into the U.S. in 2007?

If you guessed 25,703, you’re exactly right! I’ve got some more statistics for you, too, because I wanted to provide some concrete numbers to give a bit of context …

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Grief Counselors Comfort Torturers After Chimp-Killing

Not even kidding. According to The Austin American Statesman, grief counselors were made available to employees of the University of Texas Keeling Animal Research Center after an adult chimpanzee …

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800 Dogs Seized From Couple’s Home

A couple in Tucson was caught by Arizona authorities this week with close to 800 dogs (mostly Chihuahuas) and 80 parrots in filthy conditions inside their trailer. CBS News …

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ANTM Gets Really Weird

Did anyone catch the America’s Next Top Model last night, where the models wrapped themselves in meat and paraded around a slaughterhouse? I honestly don’t know what to say …

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And in less depressing news …

I’m back! A few of this blog’s more diligent readers will have noticed that I didn’t write any of the posts over the last week. Some things that might …

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RIP, Delhi the Elephant

I just got this email from Debbie Leahy, the director of PETA’s Captive Exotic Animals Department: Sad news. A dear friend, Delhi, passed away on Tuesday, March 11. Delhi …

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Best. Deflocked. Ever. (by Jeff Corriveau)

Jeff Corriveau knocks another one out of the park. Enjoy. Click for a larger version To check out the archives of past strips, click here.

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Dear MoD, What Discussions?!

Hey, everyone! You may remember my previous post about the bearskins investigation. Well, this has generated a ton of media coverage, which is excellent, but this article in particular …

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‘Kangaroo’ to Dickerson Park Zoo: Don’t Make Me a Target

It looks like Dickerson Park Zoo had a loose kangaroo on its property last week. But don’t fret: He wasn’t escaping—he was protesting! In fact, it was actually a …

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PETA (Hearts) ‘Backyard’ Dogs

One thing that many of you probably don’t know is that many of our dedicated, awesome staffers take time out of their weekends to help “backyard” dogs. During the …

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PETA’s Anti-Vivisection Team Fights Covance

Photo from Covance Investigation I know y’all have heard of Covance before. We’ve talked about Covance many times, whether it’s on the blog, on StopAnimalTests.com, or in one of …

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Paul McCartney’s New Ad for PETA!

Leave it to music legend Sir Paul McCartney to launch one of PETA’s best veggie testimonials yet! “Many years ago, I was fishing, and as I was reeling in …

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Primate Torture Compared to Abu Ghraib

What’s up PETA Files readers! You may be familiar with our recent University of Washington action alert (made by yours truly, so you know it’s a good one). Well, …

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Abusing the weak

Alistair Currie, the Senior Research and Campaigns Coordinator for PETA UK has an amazing piece in The New Statesman this week about the ethics of animal experimentation. If you’ve …

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