Kick-Start Compassion: Share PETA’s 3-Week Vegan Challenge

If your friends and family are waiting for a sign to go vegan, give them one. Tell them to start saving animals today by taking PETA’s 3-Week Vegan Challenge!

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Make Someone’s Day—and Save Animals’ Lives: Give Vegan!

Never underestimate the lifesaving power of giving someone a vegan Beyond Guacamole Taco from Del Taco or a delicious, animal-free oat milk latte.

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Gamers and PETA Supporters, Unite! Call On Nintendo to Add ‘Not a Nugget’ to Smash Bros.

Rumors are swirling about the video game characters who may appear on the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate roster next. Will they include PETA’s mascot “Not a Nugget”?

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PETA’s Tips to ‘Gas Up’ Your Car Decor for Animal Rights

You don’t have to be in the fast lane to be a “Speed Racer” for animals—No bump in the road can slow you down when your car decor is on point!

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Dove and The Body Shop Join PETA to Keep Cosmetics Cruelty-Free in the EU—Help Us!

The European Union’s longstanding ban on cosmetics tests on animals is under threat. Millions of animals need you to help PETA’s affiliates get 1 million signatures from European citizens.

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5 Things to Do This ‘World Day for the End of Speciesism’

This World Day for the End of Speciesism, PETA’s got easy ways to help animals—and some only take a few seconds. What are you waiting for?

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Ride Along With PETA’s Field Team! We’ll Show You How to Help ‘Backyard Dogs’ in Your Community

From wearing cargo pants filled with treats to conducting a “nose-to-tail” exam, these PETA fieldworkers are taking the guesswork out of helping “backyard dogs.”

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6 Simple Ways YOU Can Help Monkeys Forced to Pick Coconuts

Monkeys in Thailand are chained, abusively trained, and forced to pick coconuts. Help protect them by taking these six quick actions!

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‘Project Lead The Way’ Is Leading Students the Wrong Way With Its Cruelty to Animals

Push PLTW to be true to its name and genuinely lead the way for students by giving them access to superior, humane, non-animal teaching methods.

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The Face of Fashion Is Fear. Urban Outfitters Brands Must Change!

Alpaca, wool, cashmere, mohair, leather, and down—all are produced with extreme violence and fear. Join the campaign to rid Urban Outfitters of these cruel materials!

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Join Students Opposing Speciesism

Join Students Opposing Speciesism (SOS) as we rise up and demand empathy for everyone—regardless of race, gender, ethnicity, or species.

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Help Get Lolita and the Orcas at Marineland Antibes Retired to a Seaside Sanctuary

Urge abusement park owners to retire Lolita, Wikie, Inouk, Moana, and Keijo to a seaside sanctuary!

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10 Reasons Why You Should Say No to Cruel Elephant Rides

Trust us: When you discover just how cruel elephant rides are, you’ll cut them from your travel bucket list.

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Canada Goose Ditches Fur After Massive PETA Campaign

This global “luxury” outdoor apparel line is making jackets with fur from trapped coyotes and down from slaughtered ducks and geese. Tell it to stop now!

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Urge Texas A&M University to Close Dog Laboratory

Twenty dogs from the school’s failed muscular dystrophy lab remain imprisoned on her campus. Tell her that they deserve to be in loving homes.

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Ford Reverses Gears, Funds Crash Test on Pigs Despite Assurances—Take Action

No other U.S. automaker uses animals in crash tests anymore. Ford said it wouldn’t, either—but the company recently funded a barbaric test using pigs. Take action.

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Spring River Zoo’s Empty Promises Leave Animals to Suffer, but You Can Help!

Speak up today and urge Spring River Zoo to close its concrete pits and cramped cages and allow the animals to be transferred to reputable facilities.

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Washington Residents: Speak Out Against Spring Black Bear Massacre!

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is considering proposed rules CR-101 and CR-102 to allow majestic black bears to be slaughtered once again in the spring. © iStock.com/KeithBinns Black bears are especially vulnerable in the spring, when they are desperately searching for food after a long hibernation and mothers are caring for cubs,… Read more »

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Ask Travelzoo and H-E-B to Leave SeaWorld Cruelty Behind!

Please take a moment to send a polite message letting these companies know that until they stop supporting SeaWorld, you won’t support them.

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Civet Cats Suffer for Kopi Luwak Coffee—Urge Bacha Coffee to Act Now

Help us urge Bacha Coffee to stop funding cruelty to civet cats by ending its sale of kopi luwak today.

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Stomped, Punched, and Left to Die Is Not ‘Humane’—Tell Wegmans and Harris Teeter Now!

Please, contact Wegmans and Harris Teeter today to tell them that there’s nothing “humane” about meat from Plainville Farms or any other company.

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