After PETA’s Push, Chris Brown’s Monkey Dealer Gets License Terminated by Feds

Following a push from PETA, the USDA terminated the federal Animal Welfare Act license of exotic-animal dealer Jimmy Wayne Hammonds, aka “The Monkey Whisperer.”

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Will This Birthday Gift Push Lewis Hamilton to Speak Out Against the Iditarod?

Lewis Hamilton is a well-known defender of the underdog, and one word from him could be all it takes to persuade F1’s owner to stop giving a financial lifeline to the deadly, shameful Iditarod dog-sled race.

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From Homeless Cats to Caged Chickens, Pope Benedict Urged Compassion

As Christians around the world mourn the loss of Pope Benedict XVI, PETA is remembering a man of great faith who truly cared for “the least of these.”

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James Cromwell Is PETA’s 2022 ‘Person of the Year’

James Cromwell is PETA’s 2022 Person of the Year after he—at the age of 82—superglued his hand to the café counter at a Starbucks store and took other actions for animals.

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Will Lewis Hamilton Help End Formula 1 Owner’s Iditarod Sponsorship?

A word from Hamilton could prevent more dogs from dying—at least 150 have died so far—in the treacherous 1,000-mile Iditarod race, so what’s keeping the seven-time world champion from jumping in and responding to PETA U.K.’s appeal for help?

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10 Celebrity Quotes That Will Inspire You to Go Vegan in 2023


If your New Year’s resolution includes being happier and healthier, start by going vegan! These celeb quotes are sure to help you make the change.

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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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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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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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Loretta Lynn Was a PETA Chain-Breaker

Loretta Lynn was never big on being bound. And she wouldn’t let animals be bound, either.

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Here’s Why Viewers of Netflix’s Controversial ‘Dahmer’ Series Are Going Vegan

See what viewers are saying after watching Netflix’s “Dahmer”—a series about the infamous serial killer and cannibal.

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Paulina Rubio Urges Miami Seaquarium to Release Lolita to a Sanctuary

Paulina Rubio, PETA, and many others are speaking out for Lolita, asking The Dolphin Company to let her live out her golden years in a better place.

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UMass Menopause Experiments on Marmosets Make Lily Tomlin Hot Under the Collar

These tiny monkeys don’t go through “the change.” You won’t find them fanning themselves with banana leaves. So why are experimenters “studying menopause” using them?

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PETA Names Most Beautiful Vegan Celebrities of 2022

PETA’s Most Beautiful Vegan Celebrities of 2022 have been crowned—and they hit all the right notes when it comes to vegan eating.

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Leaked Video of Ceaser Emanuel Abusing Dogs Prompts Criminal Investigation

A video reportedly of Ceaser Emanuel abusing dogs has emerged, prompting PETA to seek criminal cruelty-to-animals charges to be filed against the former “Black Ink Crew” star.

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“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