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Animal Experimentation

Victory! Robert ‘Retired’ From Experiments at University of Utah

  Earlier this week, PETA called on caring people to urge the University of Utah to retire Robert, a sweet tabby purchased by the school for $15 from the …

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Got Rabbit Milk?

parenting-our-kids / CC Think back to 1998, when Titanic spoofs were still topical and The Simpsons was only in its 10th season. Remember the Simpsons episode in which Homer …

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Ravishing ‘Reptiles’ Draw Crowds

Ooh, what have we here—a sss-exy photo shoot for a fashion magazine?     Actually, these lovely “lizards” were part of PETA’s wildly successful protest against killing snakes, lizards, …

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‘Win It’ Wednesday: ‘The Cove’

The filmmakers behind The Cove showed that taking brave action for animals can make a difference. The highly acclaimed documentary—about a group of extraordinary people who aim to shine …

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Iditarod Loses $1M in Funding

kamchatkatracks / CC Here’s an upside to the economic downturn: The Iditarod—the famous dogsled race for which dogs are tormented and killed every year—has reported a $1 million loss …

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Texas Tech Abandons Cruel Training Exercises on Shelter Cats

open.salon / CC After pressure from PETA and our supporters, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) has announced that it will no longer use homeless cats obtained from …

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Tobey Maguire Helps Natalie Portman Go Vegan

img2.timeinc / CC   “I was like, ‘Um, could you make two of those?’ And I’d make a cute face, and they’d roll their eyes and give me another …

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‘Win It’ Wednesday: ‘Li’l Lady’ Bird Designer Handbag

As I’m a firm believer that a gal can never have too many purses, I think this week’s “Win It” Wednesday is quite possibly the most drool-inducing one yet. …

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Puerto Rican Senator Condemns Bioculture on CNN

PETA’s campaign to stop plans by biological supply company Bioculture to build a monkey-breeding facility in Guayama, Puerto Rico, just got another shot in the arm, courtesy of CNN …

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PETA Monkeys to NASA: Stop Radiation Tests!

It was a cagey scene outside NASA headquarters in D.C. yesterday when our primates urged NASA to scrap its misguided $1.75 million plan to torment monkeys in radiation experiments. …

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Utah Students Protest Animal Testing

In the wake of the recent release of our undercover investigation exposing cruelty and suffering inside animal labs at the University of Utah, students, local PETA supporters, and members …

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All in a Day’s Work: Confinement, Torment, Killing in University’s Labs

For more than eight months this year, a PETA investigator worked undercover inside University of Utah animal labs, where she documented the miserable conditions and daily suffering of dogs, …

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Hands Off the Adorable Monkeys, NASA

usatoday / CC Victory Update: Following a year of vigorous campaigning, PETA has learned that government officials have grounded plans for a cruel and ineffective radiation experiment on monkeys. …

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Victory! Oakton Community College Gets Smart

It’s been years since my high school biology class, but I still remember the smell of the rotting pig corpses that we mutilated over the course of a nightmarish …

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Death by Botox

On Sunday, the U.K. newspaper The Sunday Times ran a great article about a recent undercover investigation conducted at a Hampshire laboratory that tests Dysport—a wrinkle-erasing drug similar to …

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