Urge South Carolina Beach Store to Ditch Hermit Crab Sales!

Please join PETA in contacting the owners of Bargain Beachwear, Sam and Joshua Laniado, and asking them to do the right thing by not selling live animals at their stores.

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Urge Petco to Stop Selling Birds, Reptiles, Fish, and Others

Petco sells birds, reptiles, fish, and other small animals as if they were inanimate objects like leashes or toys. It’s inhumane, and it must end.

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Update: Lola’s Abuser Walks Free; Officials Cite Legal Gray Area

Distressing footage reportedly captured recently at a residence in Austin, Texas, appears to show an elderly and evidently disabled dog being viciously attacked by a woman.

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Urge City in Ohio to Cancel Cruel ‘Goldfish Swim’!

Please urge Springdale’s Parks and Recreation Department and the city’s mayor to cancel this cruel “Goldfish Swim” permanently!

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URGENT: Urge Permanent Reassignment of Officer Filmed Dragging Small, Injured Dog

There is never an excuse for dragging an animal by a noose tightened around their sensitive neck and throat, but it’s especially egregious when the person an animal depends on for safe haven betrays them as this officer did.

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VUit Is Streaming the 2021 Iditarod Dog Death Race—Act Now!

More than a dozen sponsors have cut ties with the deadly Iditarod dogsled race, but we must keep the pressure on and urge VUit to refuse to stream the cruel spectacle.

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Caught on Video: Police Officer Hanging, Slamming, and Punching K-9

A shocking viral video is making the rounds that shows a man identified as a Salisbury, North Carolina, police officer hanging, slamming, and punching a K9.

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It’s ‘Spay Day’—Donate Now and Your Gift Will Be MATCHED

Every gift made before midnight tonight—up to our $30,000 goal—will be matched, helping PETA spay and neuter more cats and dogs! Will you help?

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Chinchillas With Eyes Oozing Pus, Exposed Bones Suffer at Breeding Mill

Based on PETA’s evidence, law-enforcement officials searched this chinchilla mill and opened a criminal investigation. See what we found.

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Fish Are Individuals, Not Food or ‘Pets’—Take Action to Help Them Now!

Fish are among the most abused animals on the planet—every year, humans kill billions of them for food. Discover quick and easy ways you can help fish right now.

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Meijer: Stop Selling Live Fish as ‘Pets’ NOW!

Meijer, an American supercenter chain, continues to sell live fish as “pets,” even after hearing from PETA that fish always suffer in the pet trade.

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PETA Call to Action: It’s Time to Abolish the Pet Trade

See animals for sale? Check out this list of reasons you should never buy them. Then join PETA in taking action to help animals suffering in the pet trade.

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Speak Up for Dog Abused in Viral Video!

PETA has been alerted to a shocking video that was apparently captured on security camera and posted to Instagram depicting a female person forcibly dragging a cowering dog.

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CEO Beats Puppy—Ask That the Dog Be Turned Over Now!

PETA is pressing for felony charges after a CEO was caught on a security camera beating a puppy!

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