Victory! Tiger Exploiter Withdraws Application to Cage Tigers in Vegas Circus Tent

After hearing roars from PETA and others, one performer has withdrawn his request to cage tigers for his yearlong magic show in Vegas.

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2022 Iditarod Will Mark 50 Years of Running Dogs to Their Deaths

The 2022 Iditarod will mark 50 years of running dogs to their deaths. Help PETA spare dogs and end this deadly race.

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PETA to Olympic Committee: Ban Equestrian Events in Wake of New Horse Abuse Video

Bashing a horse’s legs to get the animal to jump higher makes the case that Olympic equestrian events should be banned immediately.

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Photo Finish for PETA’s Top Horse Racing Stunts of 2021

In 2021, PETA worked hard for horses used in the racing industry—the votes are in for our top attention-grabbing events.

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Record-Breaking Tiger Rescue to Follow Closure of One of the Worst Zoos in Asia

Long condemned by PETA Asia—including for an incident in which a baby elephant’s back legs broke during a trick—the notorious Phuket Zoo is finally closing its doors. See how the animals are finding true sanctuary at last.

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6 Red Flags to Look Out For in ‘Tiger King 2’ and ‘The Doc Antle Story’

Look out for these animal welfare issues throughout Netflix’s “Tiger King 2” and spinoff series “The Doc Antle Story,” and never support roadside zoos.

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Unstoppable! PETA Ends Electroshock and Near-Drowning Tests, Triumphs Over Fur, Dethrones the ‘Tiger King,’ and More. See Our 2021 Wins (Video)

PETA won big in 2021: We pushed Taiwan to stop drowning and shocking animals, Canada Goose to ditch fur, ExxonMobil to end its Iditarod sponsorship, and more!

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‘Channel’ PETA on Your TV Screen With New Roku App

Looking for a way to include animal rights in your nightly routine? Keep reading to learn about our favorite Roku channels to add to your TV.

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PETA Predicts the Next ‘Tiger King’ Villain to Go Down: ‘Doc’ Antle

For decades, Bhagavan “Doc” Antle has rivaled P.T. Barnum himself in his showman-like ability to exploit the defenseless for his own financial gain.

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PETA Calls Out Ugliness of So-Called ‘Camel Beauty Pageant’ in Saudi Arabia

Reports of breeders in Saudi Arabia injecting camels with Botox and taking other drastic measures to alter their appearance have drawn worldwide scorn.

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Urge Build-A-Bear Workshop to End SeaWorld Partnership

Send Build-A-Bear Workshop a letter asking it to stop working with SeaWorld, the cruel ABUSEment park.

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Roadside Zoos and Exotic-Animal Breeders Make a Killing at Auctions

Every year, thousands of animals are shuffled through exotic animal auctions. At these events, complex individuals are quickly sold to the highest bidder.

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What ‘Tiger King 2’ Missed: The Young Lions PETA Helped Save

Watch Nala and other rescued lions show you the difference between a “Tiger King” roadside zoo’s neglect and an accredited sanctuary’s care.

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Unlawful ‘Monkey Business’ at Petting Zoo: PETA Demands Investigation

Infamous for a history of zebra escapes, the owner of Jenny’s Petting Zoo is once again being cited by authorities, thanks to PETA.

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Big-Cat Exhibitor Adam Burck Cited by Feds for Forcing Tigers to Live in Small Crates

Footage reveals that Adam Burck, big-cat supplier for circus shows, routinely keeps tigers in crates so small that the animals barely have room to turn around.

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