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PETA Urges Shenandoah Valley Organic to Take Action Following Truck Crash That Killed and Maimed Chickens

A truck hauling chickens to a slaughterhouse in Harrisonburg, Virginia, overturned, killing many and maiming others. Here’s what PETA is doing about it.

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5 Reasons the Egg Shortage Is a Good Thing

While many wonder why eggs are so expensive, PETA wonders why they haven’t cost more than a few dollars all along—especially since eggs cost chickens their lives.

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Not Your Average Nativity: PETA Illustration Reveals Animals’ Christmas Wish

PETA’s new illustration shows why, for many animals, the holiday season isn’t merry or bright—and what you can do to help change that today.

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PETA Protests for Pigs as Supreme Court Considers Prop 12

PETA President Ingrid Newkirk is protesting for pigs in D.C. as the Supreme Court considers Prop 12. But you don’t have to be there to help animals. See what you can do!

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From Shell to Hell: New Investigation Exposes Top Egg- and Meat-Producing States in India

What did PETA India find while undercover in India’s top egg- and meat-producing states? Chicks fed to fish, ground up, dumped in pits, abandoned in garbage cans, and more—all while still alive.

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PETA Files USDA Petition Over Bogus ‘Humane’ Meat Labels

The only “humane” meal is a vegan one. PETA is calling on the feds to amend rules and stop certifying bogus claims about animals raised for food.

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Vegan Meals in the Military? Why We’re Awarding One U.S. Coast Guard Training Center

Vegan in the military? We’re awarding one U.S. Coast Guard training center that’s making it easier for students to find compassionate meals.

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Celebrating Earth Day? See How PETA Has Taken Action Against the Climate Catastrophe

To honor Earth Day 2022, PETA is reflecting on some eye-catching demonstrations we’ve held to fight the climate catastrophe.

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The Next Pandemic? First American Tests Positive for Bird Flu H5N1 and 5.3 Million Hens Killed in Iowa

See what happened to workers at one of the world’s largest egg factories after the largest mass slaughter on any factory farm in the country.

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The Secret Ingredient to Teaching Kids Kindness? A Vegan Toy Kitchen!

Help introduce your little one to the importance of a cruelty-free kitchen by “veganizing” your child’s already existing toy kitchen with custom stickers or updated menu items.

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Traveling to Colombia? Try These 6 Enticing Vegan Restaurants

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Colombia’s dining scene is full of vegan-friendly spots that won’t disappoint. Here are six wonderful vegan restaurants to try!

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PETA Latino Brings Holiday Cheer to Three Cities via Free Vegan Meals

To ring in an animal-friendly Nochebuena, PETA Latino hosted three massive vegan roast giveaways! See how they brought vegan cheer this year.

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Vital Farms Claims Humane Treatment of Chickens—PETA Foundation Lawyers Help File Class Action Lawsuit

Vital Farms uses gimmicky words and deceptive images to mislead consumers about the way it really treats chickens. PETA is helping consumers sue over the brand’s allegedly false claims.

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New PETA Kids Comic: These Kids Refuse to Hatch Chicks in Class

A teacher asks her students to imagine being a chick hatched in a classroom, with no mother to protect them. See how the students feel about chick-hatching lessons then!

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The Free Expert Vegan Health Tips You’ve ‘Bean’ Waiting for—Register Now!

Join 25 of the world’s most trusted experts for the free online 10th Annual Food Revolution Summit! Get the latest insights on vegan health while supporting PETA’s vital work for animals. It’s a win-win! Register today.

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