Mermaids Come Ashore in San Francisco

Published by PETA.

A trio of PETA mermaids came ashore at San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf to remind everyone that “seafood” comes from animals who feel pain and suffer when they’re netted or impaled and pulled into an environment in which they can’t breathe. After all, who would know better than these hybrid lovelies that fish, lobsters, and other sea-dwellers feel pain and want to live—just as the rest of us do.

What You Can Do

Cut the line on cruel seafood and make vegan fare the catch of the day instead!

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 Ingrid E. Newkirk

“Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights?” READ MORE

— Ingrid E. Newkirk, PETA President and co-author of Animalkind