Captive Sharks Receive Much Needed Veterinary Care!

August 2012

Sharks who were on display at a Miami hotel were suffering from a rare parasite that was injuring their flesh and fins. PETA worked with hotel officials, and the sharks are now off display and quarantined, and they’re being treated by veterinary researchers.

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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