Four Lab-Bound Monkeys Escaped Highway Crash—With Viruses?

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Four monkeys escaped the scene of a highway wreck, likely terrified and potentially carrying disease. Help PETA end the transport of these sensitive animals.

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Caught on Camera: Polish Hunter’s Eye Gouged by Stag During Escape

A stag facing death at the end of a rifle made a snap decision that saved his life—and opened a hunter’s eyes to the dangers of his “sport.”

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The 2022 Iditarod Hasn’t Even Started Yet, and Already at Least One Dog Has Been Killed

The dog-sledding industry is rife with dangers for dogs, including being hit by vehicles. PETA’s urging Jaye Foucher to drop out of the Iditarod and racing altogether, before someone else is killed.

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North Carolina Central University Student Wins Award From PETA Science Group

PETA Science Consortium International has named London Harper the winner of its Student Award for Travel and Mentorship in Non-Animal Toxicology—here’s why.

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The Race Is On for the Biggest Horse Racing Drug Scandal of 2022—and It’s Only January

These five drug-related horse racing scandals are making headlines. Find out what you can do to help horses used for racing.

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Victory! Tiger Exploiter Withdraws Application to Cage Tigers in Vegas Circus Tent

After hearing roars from PETA and others, one performer has withdrawn his request to cage tigers for his yearlong magic show in Vegas.

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2022 Iditarod Will Mark 50 Years of Running Dogs to Their Deaths

The 2022 Iditarod will mark 50 years of running dogs to their deaths. Help PETA spare dogs and end this deadly race.

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This Bizarre Dairy Farm Image Looks Like a ‘Black Mirror’ Episode

This disturbing image of a cow strapped into VR goggles isn’t from ‘Black Mirror’—it’s a real-life horror show.

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PETA to Olympic Committee: Ban Equestrian Events in Wake of New Horse Abuse Video

Bashing a horse’s legs to get the animal to jump higher makes the case that Olympic equestrian events should be banned immediately.

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Traveling to Colombia? Try These 6 Enticing Vegan Restaurants

Colombia’s dining scene is full of vegan-friendly spots that won’t disappoint. Here are six wonderful vegan restaurants to try!

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PETA Scientist Dr. Amy Clippinger Wins Prestigious Society of Toxicology Award

Dr. Amy Clippinger guides a team of scientists from PETA entities around the world who are advancing non-animal toxicology testing approaches.

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PETA Exposes Ridiculous, Deadly Pipe Cleaner ‘Science’ Experiment on Birds at LSU

Christine Lattin, Louisiana State University’s resident menace to birds, has plumbed the depths of cruelty and absurdity in her latest round of bird-killing experiments.

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Octopuses Have Three Hearts—Urge Spain to Have Just One for Cephalopods

A company in Spain is planning to open the world’s first intensive farm for octopuses to raise these intelligent, sensitive animals, only so they can be slaughtered for their flesh or eaten alive. Take action now.

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Kroger’s Latest Shareholder Is … PETA! Here’s Why

Kroger’s top brass is being urged to reconsider the company’s relationship with Plainville Farms—a supplier whose workers abused birds for fun—by its new shareholder: PETA.

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VIDEO: Dozens of Ostriches Escape Chinese Farm, Run Loose on City Streets

You can do your part to prevent the suffering of ostriches on farms and in slaughterhouses by always choosing vegan foods and fashions.

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