PETA Staffer Shares Her Own Daring Experiences After Reading ‘Free the Animals’

PETA Executive Vice President Tracy Reiman was just in high school when the gripping events detailed in “Free the Animals” unfolded. Find out how she took part in the action and how you can, too.

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Buffalo Shooting Suspect Allegedly Beheaded Cat Weeks Before Attack

Details coming out following the tragic shooting in Buffalo, New York, show that the alleged shooter reportedly had a history of violence toward animals.

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From Birds to Bugs: PETA Kids Lists Books to Inspire the Whole Family

If you’re looking for new stories to fill your child’s imagination, take a page out of PETA Kids’ book with these colorful and engaging tales of empathy for animals.

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Help Your Kids Reach Goals and Learn New Skills With These Animal-Friendly Activities

From making an insect-rescue kit to enjoying a scoop (or two!) of their favorite vegan ice cream, your child’s summer vacation will be filled with fun and educational experiences, thanks to PETA Kids’ activity boards.

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Meet Praxis: The Rebellious Latino Artist Standing Up Against Speciesism

Praxis is a Latin American illustrator and stencil artist who uses his talents to promote animal rights and make positive changes.

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This Industry Is Trying to Pull the Wool Over Consumers’ Eyes—See for Yourself

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How much do you know about the lives—and the deaths—of sheep used for clothing? PETA Australia’s new site sets the record straight.

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‘Not One Sparrow Is Forgotten’—Including Those Christine Lattin Kills

You can help “the least of these” by urging Louisiana State University to end Christine Lattin’s deadly experiments on gentle sparrows.

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Go Fake for Bears’ Sake: PETA U.K. Showcases Revolutionary Fur-Free Guard’s Caps

Will the Ministry of Defence go faux? PETA U.K. called for its high-performing faux–bear fur caps to be quick-marched into service at a meeting with members of Parliament.

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Have Children Who Want to Go Vegan? PETA Kids Is Here to Help

If your child wants to go vegan, PETA Kids is here to walk you through everything you need to know—including helping them stay healthy and getting inspiration for their next animal-friendly meal.

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Victory! University of South Australia Bans Near-Drowning Test

The school joins a growing number of companies and universities that have banned this junk-science experiment, in which small animals must swim for their lives, after hearing from PETA and PETA Australia.

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VIDEO: Elephant Forced to Give Rides Endures Violent Beating at Thai Tourist Attraction

After watching this footage taken at a tourist spot in Thailand, you’ll never step foot in any attraction that offers cruel elephant rides.

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History in the Making! Animals Now Recognized as Sentient Beings in the U.K.

Thanks to thousands of PETA U.K. supporters and others, the U.K. Animal Welfare (Sentience) Act 2022 recognizes what we’ve long known: Animals are complex, feeling beings.

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Photos: These Grisly Photos Reveal the Bloodshed of Argentina’s Hunting Season

These grisly photos reveal animals who were violently killed during Argentina’s hunting season. Speak out against hunting!

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Have Compassionate Kids Who Want to Go Vegan? These Tips Can Help

Going vegan can be fun and delicious for young ones, too! Check out PETA Kids’ top tips to help your children make choices that save animals.

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Victory! Big-Cat Cub-Petting Banned in Public Spaces in Quintana Roo, Mexico

Quintana Roo commissioners are leading the rest of the world by example by enacting laws that protect animals and keep abusive industries in check. Let’s persuade U.S. officials to pass the Big Cat Public Safety Act next!

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