Raccoons face many dangers in the urban jungle. Learn how you can be a real-life guardian of these smart, curious animals.
A new video shows experimenters in Japan attempting to create cyborg cockroaches. These experiments teach the harmful lesson that certain animals don’t deserve compassion.
Did you know opossums almost never carry rabies? Learn why, along with other facts about America’s most populous marsupial.
The lone star tick’s bite transmits a molecule that can cause an allergic reaction to meat and dairy in humans—but whether you’ve been bitten or you’re just looking to ditch meat, PETA’s “Lone Star Tick Cookbook” is for you.
When a California man shot a trapped coyote in the face more than a dozen times, one couple caught it all on camera. Thanks to their quick action, the killer was convicted of cruelty to animals.
An opossum trapped for a North Carolina town’s “Possum Drop” event had to have her badly injured leg removed and will never be free again.
In the caption, the nail salon claims, “[N]o animals were harmed during the making of this video.” Here’s why that is so wrong.
When people come together to cheer for one animal, we have to wonder: What about the others?
A concerned parent told WKMG that when the animals struggled for air, they were held down with rods and hoses were used to spray water in their faces.
“It takes a real garbage person to do this to an animal.” We couldn’t have said it better ourselves.
From the lions who saved a girl from kidnappers to the porpoises who rescued a beloved actor, these animals displayed their courage and compassion.
Do you know what to do if you find an animal stuck in a glue trap? Your actions could mean the difference between an animal’s life and death.
Get ready to have your day made.
The exhibit shuts down hours early, and the artist flees the scene.
The exhausted animals were trapped face to face, and at times, it looked as though they might be trying to comfort one another.
“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