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Mike 'The Situation' Joins PETA to Advocate Against Sex—for Dogs and Cats
Immediate Release:October 11,
Contact:Wendy Wegner 202-483-7382
York -- Jersey Shore may be about to kick off its final season, but Mike
"The Situation" Sorrentino already has his next gig lined up:
animal advocate. That's why he teamed up with
PETA for a brand-new campaign, which he
unveiled in person on Thursday in front of MTV Studios in Times Square, that calls attention to the homeless-animal situation. In the ad, The Situation
shows off his celebrated six-pack amid a rowdy crowd of felines and next to the
words "Too Much Pu$$y Can Be a Bad Thing. Dogs and Cats Need Safe Sex,
Too!" The ad, available here,
was shot by top celebrity photographer Gabrielle Revere and concludes by asking people to "help fight
animal overpopulation and save lives" by spaying and neutering. Photos of the unveiling are available here.
The Situation also sat down for an exclusive PETA
interview in which he discussed his recent visit to an animal shelter.
"It definitely was overcrowded, and I learned that there's been a problem,
and it's a growing problem," he says of the homeless-animal overpopulation
crisis. "Fix your animals." Sitch also cautions everyone that
adopting a dog or cat is a lifelong commitment and urges anyone who witnesses
animal abuse to call the authorities immediately.
year, 6 to 8 million dogs and cats end up in U.S. animal shelters, and half of
them must be euthanized because there simply aren't enough good homes for them.
Animals who aren't fortunate enough to be taken to a shelter struggle to
survive on the streets, where they suffer from starvation, dehydration,
diseases, parasites, or injuries. The solution is simple: Always spay and
The Situation joins a long list of celebrities—including Justin
Bieber, Kellen Lutz, Jay Sean, Simon Cowell, Mickey Rourke, Audrina Patridge,
and Joanna Krupa—who have teamed up with PETA to help fight animal
Broadcast-quality video footage of The Situation's exclusive PETA
interview is available here.
For more information, please visit PETA.org.
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