Speed Treatments, Skip Animal Testing: Support FDA Modernization Act

A landmark bill would revamp FDA rules requiring deadly animal experiments, allowing faster development of lifesaving treatments. Please urge your Congress member to support it.

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Food Companies Kill Animals in Taiwanese Labs for Health Marketing Claims

Take action today and tell the major remaining health food companies in Taiwan to stop experimenting on and killing animals for marketing food and beverage products.

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HUGE PETA VICTORY: NIH Yanks Funding for Racist Experiment on Mice

Experimenters at the University of Illinois were exposing mice to “episodic aggression” to mimic systemic violence experienced by urban African Americans. Not anymore.

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This Is the Future of Frog Dissection

This new state-of-the-art technology will help spare millions of frogs worldwide, improve student learning, and eliminate exposure to toxic chemicals!

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Owls’ Skulls Cut Open at Johns Hopkins: Take Action Now!

It’s official: Shreesh Mysore’s brain-mangling experiments on owls at Johns Hopkins University are cruel and useless and, according to a Maryland state agency, have been illegal for years.

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A Decade of Despair: Urge UW-Madison to Send Cornelius to a Sanctuary

Traumatized and depressed, Cornelius has spent a decade locked in a laboratory cage at the Wisconsin National Primate Research Center—and one more day there is too long.

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The German Military Mutilates Live Pigs in Trauma Training—Take Action!

PETA and our German affiliate have fired off a letter to Germany’s defense minister calling for an end to using animals in trauma training drills. Will you add your voice to ours by taking action?

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PETA Calls Out Monkey Experimenters’ Lies: Close Down Monkey Prisons!

Experimenters have been working overtime to try to get their hands on even more monkeys to exploit and kill. Help PETA put the kibosh on this unethical campaign.

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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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Tell This Drug Giant to Ban Near-Drowning Tests

Please let the company know it’s time to join the 21st century and stop tormenting animals in bogus tests that help no one.

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Huge PETA Win! Taiwan Ends Drowning, Electroshock Tests on Animals

We pushed, you sent in comments, and the Taiwan FDA agreed. Its monumental final decision means that animals will no longer be drowned or electroshocked to make anti-fatigue claims. (note we’re at max characters here)

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More Than 111 Million Mice and Rats Used Each Year in U.S. Labs

These animals feel pain and suffer, but when used in labs, they are—shamefully and unscientifically—excluded from the definition of the word “animal” in the federal Animal Welfare Act.

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Urge UW Board of Regents to Close Down Cruel Primate Center

The primate center at the University of Washington has a sordid history of deaths and incompetence. Tell the school’s board of regents what you think of that.

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PETA Takes Aim at the National Primate Research Centers

Since the 1960s, the National Primate Research Centers have been breeding grounds for immeasurable pain and suffering. Help PETA shut them down.

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PETA to NIH: Animals Are Sentient—Stop Testing on Them

A new PETA report points out that more than 2,500 studies show that other animals feel pain, fear, joy, and love. Experiments on animals must end now.

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