Following an appeal by PETA India, the government body responsible for overseeing pesticide registrations in India included the group’s scientists on an important committee, leading to reductions in the use of mice, birds, and other animals in pesticide testing.
“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