School Will No Longer Give Live Animals as Prizes!

May 2012

We contacted a K-8 school in Washington after learning that it had given live fish away as prizes at the school carnival and that dozens of fish had been left for dead when the carnival concluded. Compassionate administrators have decided not to give any live animals away as prizes in the future.

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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