Koi Fish in Crowded Pond at Palm Desert Restaurant Get New Homes!

April 2014

After a compassionate complainant alerted us to a severely crowded koi fish pond at a chain restaurant, we contacted the chain’s CEO, who quickly instructed the company that had been hired to maintain the pond to remove the fish and find new homes for them. Animals are no longer kept in the pond—it is solely a water feature!

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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