PETA Urges World Health Organization to Act On Increased TB Infection Risk

There’s an increased risk of a tuberculosis outbreak among monkeys destined for laboratory experimentation worldwide, so PETA is pressing the World Health Organization to take action immediately.

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PETA Urges Federal Agencies to Investigate Alarming Conditions at Emory and OHSU

PETA is sounding the alarm: The failure to sanitize primate caging at Emory and OHSU harms animals and poses a risk to human health.

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PETA Mourns Dr. Susan Love—Groundbreaking Scientist and Friend to Animals

Through her lifetime of achievements, Dr. Susan Love solidified her place on the vanguard of cutting-edge science and aided others in their times of need.

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Did Your Gynecologist Train on Pig or Human Anatomy?

Oregon Health & Science University uses live pigs to train gynecologists in its residency program. Find out how to help end this archaic practice.

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Huge Victory for Monkeys! Sri Lanka Cancels Plan to Export 100,000 Monkeys to China

PETA is grateful to Sri Lanka’s government for nixing a plan to export 100,000 monkeys to China and for recognizing that these animals aren’t commodities.

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5 of the Top Animal Exploiters PETA Has Shut Down

Why isn’t PETA shut down? We wish we were—as it would mean that we had met our goal and that animals are no longer being exploited for human desires.

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Is There a ‘Dark Side’ to PETA? Board Our Starship to Shine Light on a Rebel Force

If someone asks, “What’s the dark side of PETA?” we’ve got the answer. Let us shine a lightsaber on the truth of our efforts for animal rights.

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PETA Shut Down 6 Real Experiments Worse Than Those in ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’

PETA helped end real-life experiments on animals that were far worse than anything in “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3”—here’s how.

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Campaign Updates: OHSU Mutilates Pigs in OB/GYN Medical Training

PETA’s shocking video pulls back the curtain on the chilling reality of OB/GYN training at OHSU, revealing a world of cruelty concealed behind closed doors.

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Justice for Cornelius: Officials Must Not Allow WNPRC to Continue to Evade the Law

Swift action is needed on Cornelius’ case following reports of more animal welfare violations at the University of Wisconsin’s Wisconsin National Primate Research Center.

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Amid Probe by Feds, Charles River Fights Transparency, Pays Execs Millions, Calls Monkeys ‘Pests’

PETA learned that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is poking around Charles River Laboratories in a new probe.

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See What PETA Did to Shut Down a Horrific Swiss Experiment on Birds

A Swiss experimenter wanted to drill holes into the skulls of birds in preposterous and deadly experiments—until PETA scientists helped shut him down.

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PETA Scientists Join International Coalition Working to End Cosmetics Tests on Animals

PETA scientists have joined the International Collaboration on Cosmetics Safety, a group championing the use of non-animal testing methods.

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NIH-Funded Scam Facility Shut Down; 108 Monkeys Seized in Colombia

The largest rescue operation in the history of the Colombian Office of the Attorney General liberated 108 sick monkeys from an NIH-funded hellhole. Meanwhile, NIH remains silent.

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Incompetent Staff Increase Animal Body Count at Brigham and Women’s Hospital Laboratories

PETA demands that animal welfare violators at Brigham and Women’s Hospital face swift and meaningful repercussions to stem the tide of neglect and violence in its laboratories.

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PETA’s Milestones for Animals: 1980 to Now

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