PETA Calls On U.N. to Aid Starving, Suffering Animals in Gaza

The animals in Gaza who are displaced, starving, abandoned, or injured urgently need help. We have asked the U.N. to ensure that relief supplies reach animals in need.

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In Memoriam: Animal Champion David J. Reuben

We lament the passing of David J. Reuben, a longtime patron of so many PETA projects, who passed away in his sleep on November 29 and is survived by his beloved cat, Tony.

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You Could Win the Ride of a Lifetime—Learn How 

Find out how to get the chance to ride along with a PETA fieldworker as they bring relief to dogs and cats. Bid today on this and other items in our end-of-year auction. 

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Texas County Votes Down Monkey Prison: Will the State, Feds Follow?

As it turns out, nobody really wants a biological time bomb in their backyard. Will state and federal authorities respect the county’s resolution?

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What’s the Best Way to Stay up to Date on Helping Our Fellow Primates? Follow This Page!

A new community of people online are exposing what our fellow primates endure in laboratories. Find out how to support them.

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Longing for a Getaway to Greece? This Could Be Your Chance 

Experience the blue roofs and waters of Santorini with a three-night stay at the island’s first 100% vegan hotel. Bid on this item now in PETA’s end-of-year auction, which helps animals. 

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PETA Mourns Mali, the Elephant Who Spent Decades Alone at the Manila Zoo

Because of indifference and greed, Mali the elephant died the same way she had lived for nearly 50 years: alone in a concrete pen at the Manila Zoo.

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Tune In: PETA VP Featured on Podcast Breaks Down ‘No-Kill’ Sham

What does “no-kill” really mean? A PETA vice president joined “The Animal Welfare Junction” podcast to discuss the divisive term.

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Notorious Mt. Hope Auction Makes This Town the WORST for Animals

Three times a year, the Mt. Hope Auction crams thousands of animals into severely crowded pens and stacked cages in its barns. Find out how you can help end this nightmare.

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Transport Company Leaves Monkeys to Bake on the Tarmac

JKL Secure Freight left more than 300 monkeys in crates on an airport tarmac for more than 90 minutes. And then things got even worse.

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Save 200 Animals Every Year by Going Vegan

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This ‘Drag Race’ Contestant Is ‘Feline’ Fine and Helping to Fix a Huge Issue Cats Face

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Victoria Scone, an international star from multiple “RuPaul’s Drag Race” franchises, has joined PETA U.K. for a special campaign—and it’s the cat’s meow.

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Ready for the Five-Night Trip of Your Life? Bid Today on a Vegan Safari! 

Are you ready to check “Go on an African safari” off your bucket list? Bid today to help animals in PETA’s end-of-year auction. 

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What Gunner’s West Side Highway Escape Should Mean for All Horse-Drawn Carriages

Gunner the horse was frightened during a carriage repair and fled to a busy street in New York. Read the breaking story and find out how to help horses now.

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Why This Verdict Is the Perfect Chance to ‘Lash’ Out Against Cosmetics-Testing Cruelty

In one fell swoop, the Court of Justice of the European Union has sentenced thousands of rats and rabbits to horrific suffering and certain death in cruel cosmetics tests. But YOU can still help animals today.

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Joaquin Phoenix Exposes What Most People Never See Before Thanksgiving 

Each year in the U.S., about 46 million turkeys are killed and sold for Thanksgiving. That’s why Joaquin Phoenix and PETA are sharing a recipe for kindness with people across the country.  

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