Breaking! Federal Indictments of Alleged Monkey Smugglers Follow PETA’s Warnings


The DOJ just indicted alleged members of a smuggling ring that reportedly abducted endangered macaques and shipped them to U.S. labs. See which companies we believe were complicit.

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PETA Scientist Tackles Bias Toward Experiments on Animals

PETA is helping to organize workshops, publish reports, and build tools to help researchers who use superior, non-animal methods to boost their work.

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Are You There, God? It’s Me, Margaret (Livingstone), Animal Tormenter

Harvard experimenter Margaret Livingstone says she “can’t imagine having more fun” than ripping baby monkeys away from their mothers and sewing their eyelids shut.

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Negligent Brown U. Lab Staffer Abandons Animal During Surgery

PETA is demanding that Brown University administration crack down on cruelty and killing in its laboratories and hold its staffers accountable.

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VICTORY! Finished! Done! Over! Texas A&M to Release the 9 Healthy Golden Retrievers for Adoption!

We did it! We never gave up on the dogs from the canine muscular dystrophy lab. Now they’re going home.

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Holes Drilled in Her Skull, Her Body Threaded With Wires—This Is Xena’s Story

They opened up her abdomen and sewed a transmitter device into her flesh—and that was only the beginning. Help end her torment today.

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PETA Opposes Chinese Company’s Dangerous Plans for Monkey Warehouse in Florida

Monkeys used in experiments are often stressed, injured, and exposed to pathogens that can spread to humans.

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Cruelty Causes Cannibalism in Columbia University’s Laboratories

Federal records document that Columbia University labs are lawless hellholes, in which experimenters perform unapproved surgeries and mice eat each other to survive.

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She’s Tormented Cats and Monkeys and Lied About It—Here’s the Truth

Margaret Livingstone downplays the cruelty of her experiments, but her papers document that she’s tormented and killed baby monkeys, cats, and other animals.

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The Agony-Filled Lives and Miserable Deaths of Monkeys in Murray’s Lab

Solitary confinement, constant thirst, infections, hair loss for more than a decade—this is life for monkeys in Elisabeth Murray’s lab.

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The World Is on Fire—Christine Lattin’s Plan? Scare Birds With Pink Puffs

Get money, scare birds, do nothing of relevance—this experimenter’s plan to tackle the climate catastrophe is about as effective as scooping water with a slotted spoon.

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PETA Files Complaint With Feds After a Sheep Bleeds Out in Cornell Lab

PETA is calling for accountability after incompetence in a laboratory at Cornell University caused a sheep to bleed out after an experimental surgery was botched.

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Close Encounters on Your Campus: It’s PETA’s ‘Abduction’ Experience!

What does it feel like to be an animal abused in experiments? Students on major college campuses are about to find out.

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PETA: Prosecute JHU Over Botched Alcohol-Poisoning Experiment on Rats

PETA wants criminal charges to be filed against Johns Hopkins University experimenters who let alcohol-poisoned animals suffer for weeks.

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PETA Demands U.S. Army Ban ‘Classified’ Weapon-Wounding Tests on Dogs, Others

What are dogs, cats, and other animals enduring in the U.S. Army’s “classified” weapon-wounding tests? We’re pushing for answers and calling for a ban.

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