The friendships Sara Britt made with sheep on a New South Wales farm came at a cost: seeing firsthand how the wool industry betrays these gentle animals.
We in the animal rights movement know all too well how frustrating it is for people to scoff at our message, even with blatant evidence of injustice.
Sending farmed animals to families in impoverished countries can exacerbate financial and environmental strain while also causing significant animal suffering.
Experimenters hate it when anyone questions their use of animals in laboratories—no matter how pointless or painful it is. Too bad.
“What a Fish Knows” author Jonathan Balcombe throws cold water on some of the speciesist myths about our aquatic cousins.
National Fish Amnesty Day is the ideal time to start, so let’s show compassion for fish and all other animals by refusing to catch or eat them.
Take a look at how “no-kill” policies endanger animals and fail to address the root causes of the homeless-animal crisis.
“Visitors go home facing the same challenges, but with less money in their pockets, and the exploited dolphins continue to suffer in cramped concrete tanks.”
“I fear that my 14-year-old son will be a victim of gun violence…if acts of cruelty to animals are not addressed.” – PETA EVP Tracy Reiman
“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