Animal Companions

VIDEO: Two Puppies’ Sticky Situation Calls For Help From the Best—Animal Rahat!

A romp turned into a nightmare when two puppies stumbled into coal tar spilling from overturned barrels. See their transformation after Animal Rahat swooped in.

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Following 30+ Years of PETA and Activist Pressure, Oscar de la Renta Ditches Fur

For more than 30 years, PETA, activists, and kind consumers like you urged Oscar de la Renta to ban fur. Look back on the decades of grassroots activism that just resulted in another big win for animals.

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PETA Exposes Starving, Dead Animals at Yet Another ‘Rescue’

Tiggy Town Rescue claimed to nurse sick animals back to health. But it left them to die in an abandoned house. Make sure you aren’t supporting similar cruelty.

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Bestselling Author and Animal Expert to NIH: ‘I Am Shocked’

Bestselling author and animal expert Sy Montgomery says she’s “shocked” by the cruelty that monkeys endure at NIH. You will be, too.

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Joaquin Phoenix, a True ‘Brother Bear,’ Sticks Up for Bears in Traveling Show

The “Bears of Bearadise Ranch” exhibitor is using the connection between bears she exploits and “Brother Bear” as advertising. But the film’s star has a different perspective, one of empathy.

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Animal Companions

For Dogs Like Her, Help Animal Rahat Weather the Flood and Save Lives

PETA-supported Animal Rahat’s rescue team in India is wading through floodwaters and seeking survivors right now—here’s how you can support them.

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Explore London Like a Local—With an Animal Rights Twist

Can’t wait to travel? Take a virtual tour of the city’s iconic landmarks and relive some of the pivotal animal rights moments in PETA U.K.’s history.

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Victory! After Years of Dedicated Effort, PETA Secures a New Life for Exploited Chimpanzees

Six chimpanzees who endured years of deprivation at the defunct Missouri Primate Foundation are now safe at a lush, accredited sanctuary and will never be exploited again—thanks to PETA.

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Hospital Swaps Live Pigs for Tech in OB/GYN Training After PETA Talks

PETA is ready to help medical centers across the country switch to modern, animal-free training options that will spare lives and build confidence in new doctors.

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Feds Come for Tourist Trap After PETA Sounds the Alarm on Black Bear’s Suffering

Imagine going a decade without a dental exam. For this black bear at Pocono Snake & Animal Farm—suffering from a broken tooth with the pulp painfully exposed—the nightmare is real.

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Dog Rescued by PETA Is a Real Rock Star

Whoa-oh, he’s halfway there. This dog rescued by PETA is livin’ on a prayer for a forever family.

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A Mouse Burst Into Flames, More Animals Died Agonizingly in NIH

Federal reports uncovered by PETA document a disturbing and lengthy record of animal abuse and gross neglect at the hands of inattentive NIH experimenters.

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Taiwan’s Third-Largest Health Food Company Bans Animal Tests After PETA Push

After talks with PETA, Vitalon Foods Group—maker of Taiwan’s best-selling brand of sports drink—banned animal tests not explicitly required by law.

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Urge SeaWorld to Stop Breeding Dolphins and Whales and Send Them to Seaside Sanctuaries!

Dolphins and whales living in cramped concrete tanks need your help! Will you take action this “Boycott SeaWorld” Day?

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Texas A&M Lies Prove That the School Knows How Shameful Its Treatment of Dogs Is—and That It Doesn’t Care

Texas A&M University is spinning more lies to avoid releasing all the remaining dogs from its barren laboratories. Here’s how you can help.

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