Category: Empathy for Animals
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Disturbed at the thought of beloved Disney characters drowning? Then take action for the sensitive mice and rats who are suffering right now in laboratories. Here’s how.
Wondering what makes turkeys unique and why they don’t belong on a plate? PETA can help you learn all about these lovable birds with distinct personalities.
From nursing mother pigs locked in farrowing crates, to mother cows restrained in devices called “rape racks,” being violated without consent isn’t just a human problem.
These animals have beating hearts and families, too! Here’s a way to help your children show some love to often misunderstood animals like owls, bats, snakes, and spiders this Halloween.
One same-sex couple is sweeping the internet off its feet—and they’re not humans. Meet the gay albatross couple who is going viral.
For World Animal Day, see what more than 400 academics and philosophers from around the world have to say about the exploitation of our fellow animals.
See what viewers are saying after watching Netflix’s “Dahmer”—a series about the infamous serial killer and cannibal.
A Wisconsin district attorney has until September 28 to decide whether he will step in to seek justice for Cornelius, a monkey imprisoned at the Wisconsin National Primate Research Center.
Even though it was difficult for the Urbáezes to bring their canine companion, Max, on the journey for asylum, they persisted, staying loyal to every member of their family.
Flat-faced dogs suffer debilitating and sometimes fatal health conditions, all for humans’ arbitrary aesthetic preferences or the latest fad.
This International Friendship Day, these heartwarming PETA rescue stories will remind you that the truest friends stick together—even through the toughest times.
Did you know opossums almost never carry rabies? Learn why, along with other facts about America’s most populous marsupial.
Author Stewart Mitchell visited five schools in New York to help kids learn about the importance of having empathy for animals.
“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