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Dog Suffocates in Plastic Bag in Botched Home ‘Euthanasia’ © iStock.com/mayalain

Dog Suffocates in Plastic Bag in Botched Home ‘Euthanasia’

What happens when misguided “no-kill” shelter policies make it hard for financially strapped people to surrender sick and elderly animals? Things like this happen.

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Meet PETA’s Rescue Team and the Animals They Help

We will never turn our backs on the animals who need us the most. Here’s why.

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Pit Bulls Pose in Support of Breed-Specific Protective Legislation

Pit bulls are the most neglected, abused, and euthanized dog breed. So PETA people and their pit bull pals are sharing selfies to support spaying and neutering all pits.

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Guest Post: Animals Aren’t Numbers © iStock.com/kirendia

Guest Post: Animals Aren’t Numbers

Statistics don’t tell the whole story. One shelter director explains why she’ll always do the right thing for animals in need.

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GRAPHIC: Matted Fur Is an Emergency

Grooming isn’t just a beauty treatment—it’s vital to animals’ health and well-being. One dog’s sad and appalling story shows why.

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Our Message to Westminster: Homeless Dogs Lose Today

A throng of caged “dogs” reminds Westminster attendees that when they breed and buy purebreds, dogs in shelters lose their chance at finding a home—and a life.

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Friday the 13th Was These Animals’ Lucky Day (Graphic)

As dangerously cold temperatures grip the East Coast, PETA’s fieldworkers race to bring neglected animals lifesaving shelter, nourishment, and hope.

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Helping Animals Isn’t as Simple as a ‘Save Rate’ (Graphic)

A high “save rate” at an animal shelter sounds appealing, but what does it mean for animals?

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PETA’s Spay-Neuter Clinics: Miracles Performed Daily

It was a banner year for PETA’s fleet of low- to no-cost mobile spay-neuter clinics, which sterilized nearly 11,000 dogs and cats.

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The Deadly Consequences of ‘No-Kill’ Policies

“No-kill” policies often do more harm than good in ending the cycle of companion-animal homelessness. Find out how we can truly help end this crisis.

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Miss America 2014 Wants You to Celebrate the Beauty of Diversity—Adopt a Mutt!

Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri knows the sad statistics concerning animals in shelters and understands the importance of adoption.

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Meet PETA’s Rescue Team and the Animals They Help

We will never turn our backs on the animals who need us the most. Here’s why.

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Angelique Cabral ‘Enlisted’ for PETA Adoption Video

Enlisted star Angelique Cabral wants YOU to adopt a homeless dog or cat. See her exclusive PETA interview here.

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‘No-Kill’ Horror Stories

Instead of focusing on the end result—euthanasia—we need to focus on how so many animals get to this point in the first place.

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A Glimpse Into PETA’s Cruelty Investigations Department

PETA’s cruelty caseworkers and fieldworkers are on call 24 hours a day to help animals close to home and all over the country.

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