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In ‘Donkey Basketball’ News …

In ‘Donkey Basketball’ News …

After covering the zoo-prison connection just recently, the folks at The Onion have put together a spoof news story highlighting how absolutely ridiculous (and—dare I say—lowbrow) “donkey basketball” is.2-Year-Old …

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Morrissey Boycotts Canada

Morrissey Boycotts Canada

Timeout / CC After being asked recently to perform at a series of events in Canada, Morrissey responded with his sincere regrets and the following powerful condemnation of Canada’s …

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Happy Year of the Rat!

Happy Year of the Rat!

That’s right. It’s officially the Year of the Rat today, and in honor of the new year’s murine mascots, PETA is asking people to, um, be a bit nicer …

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Ingrid Arrested in India for Blindfolding Gandhi Statue

Ingrid Arrested in India for Blindfolding Gandhi Statue

PETA President Ingrid Newkirk has been in India for the past couple of weeks on a tour for the Indian version of her book “50 Awesome Ways Kids Can …

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AC Moore Stops Selling Rabbit Pelts!

AC Moore Stops Selling Rabbit Pelts!

After receiving a call from a concerned member informing us that arts and crafts superstore AC Moore was selling rabbit pelts (the skin and fur of a whole rabbit), …

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No-Kill?

No-Kill?

I’m not sure that I’ve directly addressed this topic before on this blog, but there have been two events this month that really underscore the importance of having a …

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Taking It to the AKC

Taking It to the AKC

The vile American Kennel Club held its championship dog show at the Long Beach Convention Center on Saturday, and PETA members were out in force to let attendees know …

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The Truth About Fox Penning

The Truth About Fox Penning

Fox News Atlanta is currently airing an investigation into the hideous practice of fox penning, in which animals—usually foxes, wildcats, or coyotes—are chased, cornered, and torn to shreds by …

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Thanksgiving Aftermath

Thanksgiving Aftermath

I hope everyone had a pleasant Thanksgiving holiday. Mine would have been pretty close to perfect if it hadn’t all been tainted by yesterday’s sad events in Tampa Bay. …

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Thanksgiving vs. Christmas

Thanksgiving vs. Christmas

Despite some of the morbid rituals that it’s often associated with, Thanksgiving has long been my very favorite holiday, because (unlike its overrated rival, Christmas) you don’t have to …

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Internet Soup!

Internet Soup!

I haven’t done one of these in a long time, but I’ve been getting so many great links lately that I thought I’d bring it back. Also, to be …

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President to ‘Pardon’ Innocent Birds; Sentence Them to Death

President to ‘Pardon’ Innocent Birds; Sentence Them to Death

Citypages/Creative Commons On Wednesday of this week, President Bush will be performing one of the more morbid rituals this country celebrates—the annual “Turkey Pardon” ceremony in the Rose Garden, …

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Fur Flies Over Miss Universe

Fur Flies Over Miss Universe

Check out the letter PETA Asia-Pacific sent the new Miss Universe, Riyo Mori, this morning urging her to stop with the fur already. Riyo Moric/o Miss Universe Japan Office5F …

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Morikami Museum Ends Cruel Prize Giveaways

Morikami Museum Ends Cruel Prize Giveaways

October 2007 PETA was contacted by attendees of the summer festival Obon at Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens in Delray Beach, Florida, about the fact that goldfish were being given …

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Bar Cancels Dog Weight Pull-Contest

Bar Cancels Dog Weight Pull-Contest

October 2007 Gilchrist County Animal Control in Florida called PETA asking for help getting a dog weight-pulling event canceled at The Hitching Post bar in Trenton. Sadly, laws do not …

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