After PETA and our supporters took action, the Hardwick, Massachusetts, Board of Selectmen voted unanimously to deny a proposal for a new Thoroughbred racetrack in the town.
No Horse Racing in Massachusetts Town
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“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