How the ‘Stranger Things’ Hawkins Lab Compares With Real-Life Labs

If the experiments on human children shown in Netflix’s “Stranger Things” make your skin crawl, wait until you find out what happens to animals in real-life laboratories.

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VIDEO: FREE the Animals! Watch the Rescue Stories of Britches, Prince, and Others

Never-before-released footage and insight come directly from Ingrid Newkirk in a new video that highlights intense stories from the 30th anniversary edition of “Free the Animals.”

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PETA to District Attorney: Charge UNC-Chapel Hill for Apparent Animal Welfare Crimes

PETA has asked a district attorney to bring charges against the University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill for flagrant violations of animal welfare laws.

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Condemn NIH’s Appalling Decision to Bankroll WaNPRC’s Orgy of Violence

In a colossally tone-deaf move, the government has chosen to bankroll the Washington National Primate Research Center, despite mountains of evidence showing that it should be closed.

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Victory! Pakistan to End Surgeries and Experimentation on Live Animals for Vet Training

Following a huge push from PETA and Pakistani activists, officials in Pakistan plan to roll out reforms that will spare animals cruel veterinary training procedures.

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UAB Experimenters Perform Unauthorized Surgeries, Falsify Records

Federal reports confirm a whistleblower’s allegations and PETA’s complaint: Bumbling and incompetence prevail in this University of Alabama–Birmingham transplant laboratory.

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Covance Cruelty—Here’s How PETA Has Squared Up to the Shady Supplier and Lab-for-Hire

Longtime PETA target Covance has been slapped with a court order. Here are 11 times PETA squared up to the supplier and laboratory-for-hire.

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PETA Calls For Investigation After UMass Fails to Report Marmoset Escape to Feds

Marmoset monkeys at UMass were physically harmed on multiple occasions as a result of employees’ improper handling. PETA is calling for action.

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Dozens of Dead Monkeys: PETA Uncovers Horrors in WaNPRC Necropsy Reports

Needles and gauze left inside monkeys and dead baby monkeys. PETA uncovers horrors incompetence at the Washington National Primate Research Center. PETA demands action.

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Order the 30th Anniversary Edition of Ingrid Newkirk’s ‘Free the Animals’ Today

Order the newly expanded special edition of “Free the Animals”—with thrilling real-life backstories of the most daring animal rescues in U.S. history.

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Starvation, Isolation, Surgeries, Restraint: This Is Sam Smith’s Story

Circling, rocking, ripping out his own hair—Sam Smith the monkey is suffering in an NIH laboratory. Take action to help him today.

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Bad Science and Bad Ethics: NIH’s Monkey Fright Experiments Have It All!

A new study confirms what PETA has been saying all along: Government experimenter Elisabeth Murray’s cruel and deadly experiments on monkeys are useless.

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Monkeys Destined for Torment in Labs Apparently Illegally Shipped Across the U.S.; PETA Calls For Investigation

A collision involving a trailer hauling 100 laboratory-bound monkeys prompted PETA to investigate. You won’t believe what we found.

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Victory! Kikkoman Stops Funding UW-Madison’s Cruel Tests on Animals

After a plea from PETA, the world’s top soy sauce maker will stop funding tests on animals conducted by the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Urge others to follow!

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Food Bowls Caked With Crud and Cats’ Skulls Cut Open at Wake Forest

Among other horrors PETA uncovered in laboratories at Wake Forest, one monkey was left dangling by his neck and underarms.

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Save 200 Animals Every Year by Going Vegan

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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