PETA Latino Hosts Weekend Spay/Neuter Event in Cancún

PETA Latino’s Cancún event may have prevented the birth of more than 2,000 animals in the next 12 months alone!

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These Dogs’ Happy Tale Took a Tragic Turn: Can You Be Their Hero?

Buster and Zoey had a wonderful home until their guardian fell severely ill. Can you give these bonded Chihuahuas a second chance at the love and comfort they deserve?

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PETA’s ‘God of War Ragnarök’ Parody Video Asks for an Animal-Friendly Mode

The video game God of War Ragnarök has taken the world by storm, and PETA—being the largest animal rights organization in all nine realms—weighed in with a viral video on the game: Although PETA doesn’t have a Gjallarhorn to sound, we want to make sure everyone knows not to chain up their 60-foot-tall dogs in… Read more »

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‘Ellie on the Shelf’ Brings Tidings of Comfort and Joy to Families This Holiday

This holiday season, help your family spread peace on Earth to all animals with PETA’s “Ellie on the Shelf.” Are you up to the “tusk”?

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U.S. Rep. Jamie Raskin and PETA Hand Out ‘ThanksVegan’ Supplies

U.S. Rep. Jamie Raskin and PETA helped families by distributing the supplies to make great vegan holiday feasts.

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Feeling Lonely This Friendsgiving? Claire the Cat Is Here to Help

Claire spent years roughing it outside in a rural mobile home park. Thankfully, the residents called PETA for help, and now this cuddly calico is looking for a loving, indoor home.

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PETA Works to End the Extreme Injustice Faced by Billions of Animals

Many people who derive pleasure or profit from animal exploitation feel threatened by PETA and spread misleading information in an attempt to paint our work as extreme.

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Courtney Stodden Grants Pardons for Reformed Turkey Eaters

Why would a turkey need a pardon? This year, Courtney Stodden is offering pardon certificates to those who really need them: humans who have eaten turkeys.

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Anti-Wool Spot to Haunt Viewers During ‘Walking Dead’ Finale

PETA is calling on everyone to think for themselves, not be a zombie, and shun wool in favor of soft, cozy vegan options that leave sheep in peace.

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See Your Worldwide Impact for Animals and Meet the Rescuers Who Risk It All

You’re invited on a free virtual adventure that will take you on animal rescues during hurricanes, typhoons, and a volcanic eruption—all in just half an hour! Here’s how to register.

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From Fearful Five to Fabulous Friends: Meet These Adoptable Kittens

These kittens were literally thrown to the dogs, but thanks to quick-thinking PETA staffers, they survived the ordeal. Do you have room for one (or two) in your family?

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Photos: Police Arrest ‘Husky’ at PETA Protest Against F1’s Iditarod Ties

The rest of this weekend’s protests in Austin, Texas, against F1’s ties to the deadly Iditarod will go full steam ahead at Circuit of the Americas.

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Close Encounters on Your Campus: It’s PETA’s ‘Abduction’ Experience!

What does it feel like to be an animal abused in experiments? Students on major college campuses are about to find out.

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Actor Daisy Ridley Urges UMass to End Deadly Marmoset Experiments

Best known for her powerful portrayal of Rey in the “Star Wars” franchise, actor Daisy Ridley is lifting a pen instead of a lightsaber to defend marmosets at UMass.

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A Rescue for the History Books: PETA Rescues 72 Animals From Tri-State Zoological Park

In the biggest roadside zoo rescue in PETA history, PETA and animals won against Tri-State Zoological Park.

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