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Tiny Dog Attacked Not Once but TWICE—and Lives to Tell About It

Two attacks by stray dogs left this intrepid little pup battered, but not broken.

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You’ve Gotta Be ‘Kitten’ Me: A Month of Free Cat Spays

In an effort to save lives before “kitten season” floods animal shelters, PETA is offering free spay/neuter surgeries for cats throughout the month of April.

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From Chained to Cherished: Neglected Dog’s Journey to a Loving Home (Video)

Cora spent years chained in a backyard, but thanks to PETA, she’ll never be neglected again. Watch this rescued dog see her new home for the first time.


12 Photos That Will Change Your Mind About Rats

These insanely adorable pictures may just make you see rats in a whole new light.

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PETA to Debut 3-D Printed Thumbs to Make Dogs Self-Sufficient

PETA is working with technologists to develop a new smart device that will become your best friend’s, well, best friend.

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Sweet Dreams, Ms. Piggy

PETA fieldworkers extend one last act of kindness to an old friend they’ve been visiting for more than nine years.

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Which Fire Department Leaves Animals Stranded on Thin Ice?

After a fire department in Ontario refuses to help animals stranded on thin ice, we urge it to reconsider and rescue all species in trouble.

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Extreme Makeover: Rescued-Dog Edition (You Have to See It to Believe It!)

When we found Jake, he was filthy and matted and tested positive for heartworms. But once he met PETA’s fieldworkers, he couldn’t stop wagging his tail.

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Scott Shriner: Adopt, Don’t Shop

Two adorable rescued pups appear alongside longtime Weezer bassist Scott Shriner in a print ad for peta2, along with the campaign slogan “Adopt, Don’t Shop.”


These Dogs Lived in a Shed for Months, but Their New Digs Will Warm Your Heart

While delivering straw to cold “backyard dogs,” PETA fieldworkers came across a shed and discovered something strange.

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Janel Parrish’s 10 Tips for Showing Your Dog Love

Find out the Pretty Little Liars actor’s top tips on how to be your dog’s BFF.


Victory! Rite Aid Does Right by Betta Fish

After hearing from PETA, Rite Aid stops selling Teddy Tanks, abominable “toys” that encourage kids to treat fish like playthings.

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One Rescued Dog’s Stunning Transformation

When PETA found Coco, she was so malnourished that you could see nearly every bone in her body. Now? She doesn’t even look like the same dog.

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