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Live-Tweeting of Circus Highlights Cruelty Under the Bright Lights

Ringling Bros. circus gets quite a shock when PETA live-tweets a performance in order to help put the spotlight on animal abuse.

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Happy Endings for Roussette, Licorice, and Macey (Photos)

Where are they now? We catch up with three PETA rescues.

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The Beheadings No One Is Talking About

Atrocities in faraway places can make us feel powerless to do anything about them—but there are still ways to help stop the violence.

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What Does a Lab’s ‘Gold Standard’ Seal Mean for Animals? More Violations

When a laboratory receives an accreditation that’s considered to be the “gold standard” of animal welfare, what does it really mean for the animals?

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Captive Elephants in Seattle Need Your Help TODAY!

Please write to the mayor and the members of the Seattle City Council and urge them to send the two remaining elephants at Woodland Park Zoo to a sanctuary!


Why Are We Asking Google to Help Dogs in Chile?

Disturbing images captured by Google’s “street view” car in Chile illustrate the need to spay and neuter. Will Google help end animal homelessness?

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Help End the Military’s War on Animals! ©Jørn Stjerneklar

Help End the Military’s War on Animals!

Highly secretive military trauma training footage shows live goats having their legs cut off with tree trimmers and their internal organs pulled out.


PETA’s Innovative Virtual Reality Experience Turns You Into a Chicken

Groundbreaking “I, Chicken” lets students see, hear, and feel what it’s like to be a small bird facing trouble.

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Marjorie de Sousa Urges Fans Always to Spay and Neuter!

Marjorie de Sousa reminds her fans that they can help prevent animal homelessness by always having their dogs and cats spayed or neutered.

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Grimes, Russell, and Stella Challenge ALS to Stop Animal Tests © StarMaxInc.com

Grimes, Russell, and Stella Challenge ALS to Stop Animal Tests

In our weekly celebrity news round-up, Grimes, Russell Simmons, and Stella McCartney have a challenge for the ALS Foundation.

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Chinchilla Breeder: ‘If They Don’t Work Out, I Pelt ’Em’

Two of the more than 400 chinchillas rescued from a California farm are at PETA’s shelter in Norfolk, Virginia, waiting for a new home. Extreme cuteness ahead!

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URGENT: Speak Out for Foxes at Notorious Fur Farm!

Please urge the Minister of Forests, Wildlife, and Parks to immediately confiscate the animals and place them with organizations that can properly care for them!


Why Is a 6-Year-Old Wrestling Alligators?

He’s been called “the star attraction.” Six-year-old Blaise Kliebert reportedly wrestles alligators and crocodiles on his family’s reptile farm.

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Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie Get Married, and Brad & Angie Get Rescued

PETA gives Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie a wedding gift unlike any other.

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