Hands-On: Assessing Animals’ Needs

Once you venture out, you’ll likely meet dozens, perhaps hundreds, of dogs and cats who need your help. How will you know what they need? What constitutes an emergency?

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Too Hot for Spot: Save a Dog Now!

Plan now to spread the word about the danger of leaving dogs inside cars in the heat. Sign up to receive your Too Hot for Spot online action kit!

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Help Stop the Grisly Pet Trade

A PETA investigation into U.S. Global Exotics (USGE) revealed that thousands of animals were denied the most basic necessities. Speak up!

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Homelessness is not just a human problem. U.S. animal shelters are taking in more than 7 million unwanted dogs and cats every year.

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Spay/Neuter Activist: Getting Started

Thank you for volunteering to prevent suffering and save lives. These are your step-by-step instructions for getting your program underway and off to a good start.

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Getting Out There: Meet Your Canine and Feline ‘Clients’

You’ve familiarized yourself with your local resources. You know your target areas. Your car is gassed up and packed with goodies. It’s time to get out into the field.

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Pledge to End Animal Homelessness

Never breed or buy. Always adopt. Always spay and neuter. Pledge to help end animal homelessness.

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 Ingrid E. Newkirk

“Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights?” READ MORE

— Ingrid E. Newkirk, PETA President and co-author of Animalkind