After More Than 50 Years in a Tiny Tank, Lolita the Orca Is Going Home

The calls to release Lolita to a seaside sanctuary are stronger now than ever, as the Miami Seaquarium’s failure to provide animals with the bare minimum necessary for their well-being for decades has come to light.

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Tell NSF to Kill the Money Flow to LSU Experimenter—Before She Kills More Birds

Please take action below and tell NSF to stop wasting taxpayer money on her hideous and deadly experiments.

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ACT NOW: Urge Your Members of Congress to Send 1,000 Monkeys To Sanctuary

ACT NOW! Time is of the essence. Please contact your members of Congress and respectfully ask them to urge these agencies to send the 1,000 monkeys to a sanctuary and to demand that Charles River pay for it.

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Why Is PETA Urging President Biden to Fire These Top USDA Officials?

PETA and a host of other animal rights groups are calling for President Joe Biden to take this urgent action to help ensure that disasters like Envigo don’t occur again.

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Tell Feds That Trafficked Monkeys Must Be Sent to Sanctuary Homes

Charles River Laboratories—a giant supplier of animals to laboratories—is now under federal investigation for alleged monkey-import violations. Its victims must be sent to sanctuary homes.

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Urge the Apache Rattlesnake Festival to Drop Photo Booth Exhibitor Who Sews Live Snakes’ Mouths Shut

Urge organizers of the Apache Rattlesnake Festival to ban any exhibitor who sews live snakes’ mouths shut.

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Update: Still No Charges Filed! Urge Cass County Prosecutor to Consider Charges in Infamous Hoarding Case

Speak out on behalf of these dogs again by contacting the Cass County prosecuting attorney and requesting that charges be considered.

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Tell Mexican Universities to Lead Latin America by Banning the Forced Swim Test

Two Mexican universities cut off talks with PETA on banning the continued use of the cruel forced swim test. Now, let them hear from you!

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Tell Canadian Tire That Glue Traps Are Cruel and Indiscriminate

Urge Canadian Tire to stop selling glue traps, which cruelly kill rodents and other animals.

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PETA to U.S. Army: Ban Weapon-Wounding Tests on Dogs, Cats, and Others


Urge the DOD and Army to once again ban the use of animals for weapon-wounding experiments immediately.

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Victory! Feds Finally Take a Stand Against Monkey-Abduction Pipeline

In a monumental action, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is halting the importation of monkeys destined for U.S. laboratories.

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Tell Blood Bank of Alaska to Stop Sponsoring This Deadly Dog-Sled Race

Nearly all the major companies that had supported this cruel race—including Coca-Cola, Wells Fargo, ExxonMobil, Jack Daniel’s, and Millennium Hotels and Resorts—have ended their sponsorships. Please urge Blood Bank of Alaska to do the same.

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Urge Chick-fil-A to Veganize Its Cauliflower Sandwich!

Chickens and cows love their families and value their own lives. So let’s encourage Chick-fil-A to leave eggs and milk out of its recipe.

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