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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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‘No-kill’ Is Not the Answer to Animal Homelessness

The following was written by Ingrid E. Newkirk.  Some people are suggesting that the solution to dog and cat overpopulation lies with so-called “no-kill” animal shelters. If this were …

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Doing the Math Shows ‘No-Kill’ Is Not the Answer

Put the blame where it should be: on breeders who continue to churn out puppies and kittens and on negligent and uncaring people who treat their animals as disposable …

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Man Who Chained Dog in Garage Barred From Owning Animals

For at least three long years, Nigel’s “home” was a dark, waste-filled, and dank garage in Hampton, Virginia. Chained to a wall, the dog was never let out of …

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Euthanasia: We Won’t Run From What Needs to Be Done!

PETA is proud to continue to stand tall and roll up its sleeves to help animals.

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A Tale of Two PETA Dogs

When people talk about PETA’s euthanasia statistics, those aren’t just abstract figures to me—my dog was one of those animals. Kodah, aka “Bug,” was technically “taken into custody and …

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