Newborn Sea Lions and Seals Threatened by Fireworks Show in San Diego

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The city of San Diego reportedly plans to allow an Independence Day fireworks display to be held at Ellen Browning Scripps Park in La Jolla.

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Urge South Carolina Beach Store to Ditch Hermit Crab Sales!

Please join PETA in contacting the owners of Bargain Beachwear, Sam and Joshua Laniado, and asking them to do the right thing by not selling live animals at their stores.

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Five Minutes of Your Time Could Help Get Fur Sales Banned in the U.K.!

The U.K. government is gathering evidence to inform a potential ban on fur imports and sales, and it needs to know your views.

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Urge OpulenceMD Beauty to Stop Supporting Violence Against Minks

OpulenceMD Beauty is perpetuating violence against animals by selling mink-fur eyelashes—help us stop this!

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Take Action: 8 Horses DIED in a Steel Shipping Container

Please ask TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico to put an end to this.

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Two Elephants Dead Within Months of Each Other—Help Others Now!

Urge The Preserve to give the remaining elephants a true retirement at an accredited sanctuary where they could receive expert care and have the freedom to roam, forage, socialize, and play on their own terms.

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Urge Petco to Stop Selling Birds, Reptiles, Fish, and Others

Petco sells birds, reptiles, fish, and other small animals as if they were inanimate objects like leashes or toys. It’s inhumane, and it must end.

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Urge Township in New Jersey to Scrap Cruel Deer-Killing Plans!

Please politely ask Ocean Township officials to scrap killing for humane control methods—then forward this alert to everyone you know.

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Speed Treatments, Skip Animal Testing: Support FDA Modernization Act

A landmark bill would revamp FDA rules requiring deadly animal experiments, allowing faster development of lifesaving treatments. Please urge your Congress member to support it.

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Food Companies Kill Animals in Taiwanese Labs for Health Marketing Claims

Take action today and tell the major remaining health food companies in Taiwan to stop experimenting on and killing animals for marketing food and beverage products.

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Ask Oscar Mayer to Hold the Bologna and Make Vegan Meats

Kraft is considering making a vegan line of Oscar Mayer meats. Tell the company that you love to buy V-E-G-A-N meats.

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Urge Virginia Tech to Release Ailing Turkeys to a Sanctuary!

It’s time for the school to let PETA give these “pardoned” turkeys the chance to enjoy companionship, fresh air, and sunshine at last.

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HUGE PETA VICTORY: NIH Yanks Funding for Racist Experiment on Mice

Experimenters at the University of Illinois were exposing mice to “episodic aggression” to mimic systemic violence experienced by urban African Americans. Not anymore.

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Lola’s Abuser Reportedly Fired From Vet Clinic; No Criminal Charges Filed

Distressing footage reportedly captured recently at a residence in Austin, Texas, appears to show an elderly and evidently disabled dog being viciously attacked by a woman.

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Urge the COP26 Climate Summit to Serve a Fully Vegan Menu

Animal agriculture is devastating for animals and the planet. Vegan foods have a far smaller carbon footprint than their animal-derived counterparts.

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