After discussions with PETA, Kimpton Hotel & Restaurant Group, LLC, is ending its goldfish and guppy rental program, in which live fish were delivered to guests’ rooms upon request as a perk. PETA is working with the company to remove and find appropriate adoptive homes for the more than 200 fish at nine hotels across the country.
“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