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Calvin and Hobbes Are Ready for Their Next Adventure

These two cats have one New Year’s resolution—to find a home.

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See the Faces Behind Your Donations

The lives of these animals were forever changed for the better, thanks to your support.

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Update: From a Little Box to the Big City

A puppy who was confined for weeks to a 2-foot-by-2-foot box is adopted by a Washington, D.C., couple.

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5 Reasons to Never Give a Puppy or Kitten as a Christmas Gift

If you or someone you know is thinking about “gifting” an animal this holiday season, here are five important things to consider.

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8 Holiday Foods You Should Never Share With Your Dog

Before the holiday festivities begin, check this list (twice!) to make sure nothing that could send you running to the emergency vet ever crosses your dog’s lips.

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How Did One Grateful ‘Dog’ Celebrate Newport News’ Chaining Ban?

A Newport News, Virginia, council member challenges supporters of an anti-chaining ordinance not to forget about humans in need, so PETA steps up to the plate.

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The Dangers of ‘Free to a Good Home’ Ads

Finding a home for an animal can be both emotional and time-consuming. “Free to a good home” ads, particularly ubiquitous on Craigslist, may seem to be an innocuous way …


Animals Bashed, Frozen Alive, Drowned, and Starved at Dealer

Witnesses found animals—many sick and injured—crammed into filthy bins, hungry, thirsty, and denied adequate care. Many were “whacked” or died in floods.


Video: Animals Bashed, Frozen Alive, Drowned, and Starved at Dealer

Witnesses found animals—many sick and injured—crammed into filthy bins, hungry, thirsty, and denied adequate care. Many were “whacked” or died in floods. Help now!


URGENT: Demand Justice for Savagely Beaten Horse!

Please urge officials in Malta to take this crime seriously and to remove the horse from the abuser’s custody immediately.


13 Cat Gadgets for Every Budget

Your cats didn’t know they needed these gadgets—until now!

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Thankful: Meet Some of the Dogs PETA Helped Over the Holiday Weekend

Chained dogs never get a holiday, so PETA’s fieldworkers were out over Thanksgiving weekend delivering lifesaving doghouses, straw, and food.

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Finally! Michael Vick’s Hometown Bans Chaining (Graphic)

A victory nearly 10 years in the making: Newport News, Virginia, restricts the chaining of dogs.

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Hopeless No More: Meet Some of the Animals PETA Helped Last Month (Graphic)

From delivering doghouses to alleviating suffering to putting the brakes on animal births, it was a banner month for PETA’s fieldworkers and mobile clinics.

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FOX Will Give Thanks for Mutts on Thanksgiving Day

You already know that rescued dogs make the best friends—now everyone who tunes in to FOX on Thanksgiving night will know it, too.

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