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Update: Deadly Gull Deterrent Removed!

A rescuer discovered dead and decomposing birds, the apparent victims of a grid-wire system evidently installed as a means of deterring birds from landing and roosting on the building.

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UPDATE: Kansas Bank Cancels Plans to Force Wild-Caught Turtles to ‘Race’

Please politely urge the bank and the county’s chamber of commerce, which appears to be advertising the “race,” to do the right thing by scrapping this cruel event.

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California Walmart Distribution Center Reportedly Uses Vile Glue Traps

PETA has received an urgent report that a Walmart Distribution Center in Apple Valley, California, uses glue traps. Heartbreaking photos from the facility depict one mouse who had died while trapped, surely after struggling for her life in terror and desperation. Victims of these sadistic contraptions suffer immensely, succumbing to shock, dehydration, asphyxiation, or blood… Read more »

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California Community Might Gun Down Rabbits to Protect Lawns?

PETA has received complaints from upset residents of Mission Viejo, California, regarding an application seeking permission to hire a contractor to shoot and kill wild rabbits that was filed by Palmia, a gated senior community. According to news sources, Palmia has been massacring rabbits since 2010 because the animals have a tendency to munch on… Read more »

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Update: Urge the Alamo Mission Museum in Mount Vernon, Texas, to Nix Turtle ‘Racing’!

Please politely urge museum officials to scrap this cruel event and leave the turtles in peace in nature, where they belong!

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U.S. Residents: Demand an End to Wildlife-Killing Contests on Public Land!

Please contact your U.S. representative and urge them to cosponsor and support HR 7398!

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The War on Wolves Continues—Help PETA Stop It

Montana and Idaho are already putting plans in place for another mass extermination, and the Yellowstone wolves don’t have much time.

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Urge the Punxsutawney Groundhog Club to Let Phil Retire

Please join us in urging the Punxsutawney Groundhog Club to switch to animal-free entertainment.

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URGENT: Protect Wildlife From Cruel Trapping in Their Homes!

Legislators in the U.S. House of Representatives recently introduced the Refuge From Cruel Trapping Act of 2021, HR 4716, which would ban the recreational and commercial use of body-gripping traps on protected public lands.

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Urge Trinity University in San Antonio to Ditch Glue Traps!

Please politely e-mail Trinity University officials and urge them to ditch glue traps immediately.

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Ask Photographers to Stop Exploiting Wildlife for Bogus Photo Ops

This disgraced animal exhibitor illegally exploits animals for bogus photo shoots.

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Dozens of Geese Rounded Up in Tennessee Community; Beavers and Groundhogs Next!

Trapped animals suffer immensely, often injuring themselves in their frantic attempts to escape.

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Urge Township in New Jersey to Scrap Cruel Deer-Killing Plans!

Please politely ask Ocean Township officials to scrap killing for humane control methods—then forward this alert to everyone you know.

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NRA Chief Shoots, Struggles to Kill Elephant—Take Action!

See for yourself the shocking footage of NRA chief Wayne LaPierre mangling an elephant, and then speak out against cowardly “trophy” hunters.

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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