Major Study Links Meat-Free Diets With Lower Risk of Severe COVID-19

Researchers examined how eating habits can be linked to COVID-19 severity. What they found may shock you, but it didn’t surprise PETA.

Take Action

Did You Hear the News? This Fashion House Will Be Fur-Free by 2022!

After more than a decade of campaigning—including protests and runway disruptions—by PETA and our international affiliates, Valentino has announced that it will ban fur.

Take Action

Earth to Foodies: Here’s Where You Should Dine on Earth Day

Check out these restaurants and companies that are helping PETA for “Go Vegan for the Earth” Day this year!

Take Action

The Results Are In! The Winners of PETA’s 2020 Oscat Awards Are …

Every year, PETA honors the actors, directors, writers, and others who advocate for animals through film. Here are the winners of the fourth annual Oscats!

Take Action © StarMaxInc.com

These Celebrities Can’t Stop Talking About the Netflix Hit ‘Seaspiracy’

From an NBA star to some of the hottest names in film and TV, celebs around the world are urging their fans to watch “Seaspiracy” and keep fish off their plates.

Take Action

Bigotry begins when categories such as race, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, or species are used to justify discrimination.

Join the Movement

Are Parasites in Your Meal? Ditch Fish Before Your Food Feasts on You!

Dangerous parasites may worm their way into fish flesh. Catch kindness, not worms, by eating only vegan seafood.

Take Action

These Food Scientists Keep Fish Alive and Oceans Thriving—Here’s How

The end of fishing? These food scientists are making it happen. Here’s how vegan fish and cell-based shrimp keep fish alive and help oceans thrive.

Take Action © iStock.com/Mariusz-W

Village of Kamala Harris’ Grandfather Gets Vegan Treats, Courtesy of PETA India

Kamala Harris is on everybody’s mind with her historic inauguration today. Here’s how PETA India is celebrating in her honor.

Take Action

Beluga Whale, a Sexual Abuse Survivor, Victimized by SeaWorld (Again)

It’s the reminder no one needed: SeaWorld still sucks. For Luna, her unborn baby, and all the other victims of SeaWorld’s abusive practices—sexual or otherwise—please, speak up.

Take Action

Who ‘Veganuary’ Is Really About: Animals

Did you know that if you go vegan in January, by the end of July, you’ll have saved roughly 100 animals’ lives? What better motivation could there be for celebrating “Veganuary”?

Take Action

The PETA Shop: Apparel, Accessories, and More!

Shop Now

Food

How You Change the World One Community at a Time

PETA supporters are passing out free vegan holiday hams to help folks celebrate the holidays with compassion for all.

Take Action

Huge Progress! PETA’s Horse-Doping Investigation Changes Racing as We Know It

The first-ever federal oversight of medication dosage in horse racing just passed, and it all started with one PETA investigation.

Take Action

Lila the Tiger and 9 Others Who Deserve So Much Better Than Waccatee Zoo

Tigers are known for their unique coat patterns, which (in nature) help them camouflage themselves. But at Waccatee Zoo, Lila no longer looks like a tiger—she’s almost bald.

Take Action

SNL: Jason Bateman Introduced Us to Mikey—Here’s the Chimpanzee’s Real Story

Thanks to PETA and other animal rights activists, if “Saturday Night Live” filmed its “monkeys throwing poop” skit today, exploiting Mikey or other chimpanzees wouldn’t be an option.

Take Action

Stores and Restaurants Participating in ‘ThanksVegan’ 2020

“ThanksVegan” is here, and if you’re not joining in on the vegan fun, you’re missing out! Check out these participating stores and restaurants.

Take Action

Save 200 Animals Every Year by Going Vegan

Pledge to Go Vegan

Get PETA Updates

Stay up to date on the latest vegan trends and get breaking animal rights news delivered straight to your inbox!

By submitting this form, you are agreeing to our collection, storage, use, and disclosure of your personal info in accordance with our privacy policy as well as to receiving e-mails from us.

“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