Body Cam Video Exposes Pigs’ Torment Following Fatal Wreck: ‘That’s Probably … a Broke Pig … Laying There’

Body-cam video obtained by PETA shows what officers saw at the scene of a slaughterhouse-bound truck wreck: “That’s probably … a broke pig … laying there,” one observed.

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PETA’s 76th Bear Rescue Is in the Books—Dolly and Fox Family Are Finally at a Real Sanctuary

The sun’s set on Sunrise Side, the now-defunct roadside zoo where an injured bear was neglected and a lion bit off part of a visitor’s finger. If Oswald’s Bear Ranch were clued in, it’d fold, too.

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Victory! The European Parliament Votes YES to a Future Without Animal Experiments

History in the making: The European Parliament supports PETA’s call to end experiments on animals!

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‘I’m Considering Going Vegan Now’: ‘Revolting’ ‘Pig Nipple’ Kick-Starts McDonald’s Customer’s Meat-Free Journey

A bacon sandwich isn’t just putting people off their lunch—it’s making them swear off meat entirely. For the same reasons that nipples don’t belong in a hoagie, no meat does.

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PETA Launches Hotline for Reporting Cruelty to Horses Used for Racing

If you witness abuse at the track, the number to call is 706-Whistle (706-944-7853).

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2021 Met Gala: Billie Eilish in Oscar de la Renta Makes Going Fur-Free the Star of the Red Carpet

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Is this the most animal-friendly Met Gala of all time? Thanks to an all-vegan menu and Billie Eilish’s constant activism, PETA thinks so.

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Casey Affleck and PETA Demand That UMass End Cruel Monkey Experiments

Casey Affleck was joined by his mother, Chris, when he spoke at a PETA news conference at the University of Massachusetts–Amherst, protesting cruel experiments on monkeys.

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Imprisoned at Marineland, Lone Orca Appears to Bash Her Head Against Tank Over and Over (VIDEO)

The sight and sounds of Kiska the orca as she appears to bash her head against the glass of her small Marineland tank will haunt you, as will the rest of her heartbreaking story.

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WATCH: PETA President Visits Site of Silver Spring Monkeys’ Case 40 Years Later

PETA President Ingrid Newkirk revisits the site of the historic case that put animal rights on the map.

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9/11, 20 Years Later: PETA Remembers With the Rest of the World

Like many others, we here at PETA are filing through our memories of September 11, 2001: the chaos, the fear, the sorrow—and amid it all, people helping others, including animals.

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PETA Honors Former Animal Experimenter Turned Animal Rights Advocate With a Trailblazing Advocacy Award

PETA is honoring former animal experimenter turned animal rights advocate Dr. John Gluck for his trailblazing efforts to end experiments on animals.

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Top Horse Trainer Agrees to Settle Federal Lawsuit on Worker Wage Theft

Notorious horse trainer Steve Asmussen agrees to settlement of his third lawsuit brought by the U.S. Department of Labor.

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NIH Blocks Comments Criticizing Cruel Tests on Animals From Its Social Media—PETA Takes Action

PETA and others are suing NIH yet again after learning just how far it will go to avoid criticism of its cruel experiments on animals.

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PHOTOS: PETA Members in a Sea of ‘Blood’ Descend on Hermès in NYC

As part of an international campaign against the use of exotic skins by luxury brand Hermès, PETA and other animal rights groups got bloody loud. See the photos now.

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GIFs: These Animals Didn’t Consent to Being Tormented, but ‘Jackass Forever’ Exploited Them Anyway

“Jackass” stunts are violent and vulgar, but if the talent consents, that’s one thing—however, it’s quite another when animals are exploited, harassed, and harmed. That’s cruelty.

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