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PETA Came to Sweet Suni’s Rescue; Will You Rescue This Adoptable Dog’s Heart?

Breed: Magnificent mastiff mutt. Height: Picture a pony. Profession: WFH snuggler. Kids: Could take them or leave them. Looking for: A relationship. E-mail [email protected] to take things offline.

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To Label or to Liberate: Why Animals Aren’t Numbers

You’re not a number—you’re someone. The same goes for every other animal. PETA adds up key reasons to stop labeling living, feeling beings.

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New Year, New Figgy! This Adoptable Cat Is ‘Pudding’ Her Best Paw Forward

Figgy: Bright-eyed orange tabby, 3 months old, likes treats, crinkle balls, and other cats. You: Ready to fling open the doors to your loving home. Inquiries: E-mail [email protected].

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VIDEO: American Racehorse Rescued Outside South Korean Slaughterhouse—See Her Now

American Thoroughbred “My Elusive Dream” was en route to the largest horse slaughterhouse in South Korea. See how PETA saved her at the last minute.

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Meet Cats, Dogs, Goats, Chimpanzees, and Others PETA Helped Rescue in 2023

Take a look at 23 of the top animal rescues we helped carry out in 2023 and find out how you can help us do more great work for animals next year.

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With a PETA Present, you can send a beautiful e-card and help animals.

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PETA Was ‘Santa Paws’ for Duke: See This Formerly Chained Dog’s First Christmas

Duke spent many Christmases chained up in the cold. But this year, Santa’s helpers at PETA brought him everything on his wish list. See him now!

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Go On, Judge a Book by Its Cover—This Adoptable Kitten Won’t Mind

This leading lady has the “write” idea: Cats belong indoors as members of the family! Will you be the one to help Paige start her next chapter?

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Rescued by PETA, Adoptable Kitten Mariah Is Hoping Santa Will Bring Her the One She Really Needs

A certain beloved five-time GRAMMY-winning singer-songwriter better watch out—there’s a new “Queen of Christmas” in town, and all she wants for Christmas is you.

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Drone Attack! Teams in Ukraine Save Animals While Under Fire

Drone strikes threatened a PETA-supported rescue mission. How did everyone get out alive? Watch the video to find out—and learn how to support this work.

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Grab a Heated Blanket, and Warm Up Some Soup: Elmer’s Here to Get Cozy

Can’t decide whether to adopt a rambunctious kitten or a “retired and loving it” senior cat? Get the best of both worlds with Elmer!

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Save 200 Animals Every Year by Going Vegan

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Need a Little More Action in Your Life? Meet This Adoptable ‘Karate Kid’

Karate used to worry he’d never be fed again—but since PETA stepped in, this dog’s only challenge is finding a family willing to share their vegan sushi.

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‘I Am You but Different’: PETA President’s Video Calls for Nonviolence

In her video address, PETA President Ingrid Newkirk appeals for an end to violence for all—including our fellow animals—based on understanding and empathy.

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The Comeback Kitten: Meet an Adoptable Cat Who Defied All Odds

Thanks to PETA, this critically ill kitten made a miraculous recovery. Now she’s looking to spend her remaining eight lives in a loving home.

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Rainy Day Got You Down? This Adoptable Dog Will Lift Your Spirits

PETA brought this formerly tethered chow chow in from the rain. Will you bring her into your family?

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Cat Squad in Search of a New Member? Slurpee’s Just Jonesing to Join!

Sweet Slurpee escaped a hoarding hell—now this adoptable kitten is looking to join your cat crew!

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PETA’s Milestones for Animals: 1980 to Now

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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