Victory! Honolulu Circus Will Not Feature Live Animals!

It has now been confirmed that the circus will not use ANY animals this year!

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Victory for Whales and Dolphins!

The Vancouver Park Board voted unanimously Thursday night to introduce a bylaw to ban the breeding of captive whales and dolphins at the Vancouver Aquarium!

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UPDATE: Help Bird Allegedly Plucked Raw at Zoo!

The injured bird has been removed from the pen so that she can heal and won’t be returned to it!

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Pledge to Boycott SeaWorld!

You can help orcas by signing the pledge never to visit SeaWorld or other marine parks.

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10 Steps to Get a Lobster Zone Machine Removed

Learn the steps for getting restaurants to remove inhumane Lobster Zone “games” that torture lobsters.

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UPDATE: International Market World Won’t Host Nosey!

International Market World has assured PETA that it will not host rides on the suffering elephant Nosey!

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Indonesia: Close ‘Zoo of Death’

The Surabaya Zoo is a virtual hell on Earth for animals, with 50 deaths believed to have occurred there in just the last three months.

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Hermit Crabs and Reptiles Need Your Help!

Speak up for hermit crabs and reptiles!

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Anacortes Middle School Cancels Donkey Game!

Thank you to all who spoke out against this event and to Anacortes Middle School, the Anacortes Eagles Club, and the Fraternal Order of Eagles for making this compassionate decision!

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Update: Box Elder County Says NO to Horse Torture!

Box Elder County Fairgrounds was scheduled to host a cruel “horse tripping” event on January 18. PETA just learned that the event has been canceled!

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No Turkeys Dropped at Arkansas Festival

For the third year in a row, the Yellville, Arkansas, tradition of hurling live turkeys to their deaths from airplanes was stopped!

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Host a ‘Blackfish’ House Party!

The documentary ‘Blackfish’ will air on CNN on October 24. Sign up here and we’ll send you everything you need to host your own house party.

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UPDATE: City Officials Deny Morro Bay Aquarium’s Lease Renewal!

Thank you to everyone who took time to write to Morro Bay city officials!

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Circus Schedule

Is the circus coming to your town? See a full list of the circus schedule and find one near you to plan a demonstration.

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Update! Glimcher Realty Trust Properties Will No Longer Host Pocket Pets!

Glimcher Realty Trust has made the compassionate decision to ban Pocket Pets!

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