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Animals in Entertainment

Jockey Club Supports Racing Reforms in Wake of PETA Investigation

Jockey Club Supports Racing Reforms in Wake of PETA Investigation

Horse racing’s most influential governing body calls for horses’ veterinary records to be made public.

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G.W. Exotics Endangers Employees, in Addition to Exploiting Animals

G.W. Exotics Endangers Employees, in Addition to Exploiting Animals

A PETA complaint prompted the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to cite G.W. Exotics after a tiger ripped off part of an employee’s arm.

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Ask Animal Planet to Take Cruel Hunter Jim West Off the Air

Ask Animal Planet to Take Cruel Hunter Jim West Off the Air

Speak up for wild animals now by urging Animal Planet to cancel ‘Wild West Alaska’!


Creative Chimpanzees Use Log to Bust Out of Kansas City Zoo

Creative Chimpanzees Use Log to Bust Out of Kansas City Zoo

Chimpanzees share 98 percent of our DNA. And sometimes they prove to be even more creative than we are.

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SeaWorld Fights to Get Trainers Back in Tanks and Fails

SeaWorld Fights to Get Trainers Back in Tanks and Fails

Important ruling signals an end to the days when trainers stood and rode on orcas for human amusement at SeaWorld.

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Update: California Bill Would Free Orcas at SeaWorld

Update: California Bill Would Free Orcas at SeaWorld

The captive orcas at SeaWorld San Diego have a long-awaited chance at freedom.

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Nosey’s Captor Wants Permit to Keep Abusing Her

Nosey’s Captor Wants Permit to Keep Abusing Her

Veterinarian: “This is the worst, most prolonged, documented example of an uncorrected case of suffering and abuse in an elephant I have ever reviewed.”

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High Court Orders Sunder’s Release to Sanctuary

High Court Orders Sunder’s Release to Sanctuary

The campaign for his release spanned 21 months as people in India and around the world worked to save him from his abusers.

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Tigers and Other Animals Exploited for Phony Photo Shoots

Tigers and Other Animals Exploited for Phony Photo Shoots

A phony wildlife photography operation declawed a tiger and is now trying to renew its breeding permit. PETA is calling on authorities to issue penalties.

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Kentucky Horse-Racing Track Returns to Its Old Dirty Tricks

Kentucky Horse-Racing Track Returns to Its Old Dirty Tricks

A Kentucky horse-racing track takes two steps backward with its plans to replace its high-tech synthetic track with a dangerous dirt track.

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NYC Gives Landmark Reprieve to Animals Stuck in Circus

NYC Gives Landmark Reprieve to Animals Stuck in Circus

New York City’s mayor and health department keep UniverSoul Circus’ cruel animal acts out of the city.

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Peter Dinklage, Wendy Williams, and Other Notable New Yorkers Appear in PETA Video Condemning Horse-Drawn Carriage Trade

Peter Dinklage, Wendy Williams, and Other Notable New Yorkers Appear in PETA Video Condemning Horse-Drawn Carriage Trade

“Thrones” actor Peter Dinklage joins Wendy Williams and other stars in a rousing video pointing to the end of NYC’s horse-drawn carriages.

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10 Steps to Get a Lobster Zone Machine Removed

10 Steps to Get a Lobster Zone Machine Removed

Learn the steps for getting restaurants to remove inhumane Lobster Zone “games” that torture lobsters.


Urge Venues to Drop The Great Bull Run

Urge Venues to Drop The Great Bull Run

Please contact decisionmakers and politely ask them to drop this cruel, dangerous event.


Hundreds of Horses Electro-Shocked in Racing Industry

Hundreds of Horses Electro-Shocked in Racing Industry

The New York Times reveals the extent of ugly electro-shock violations in horse racing.

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