‘Basic Rights for Animals!’ PETA Germany Marks 30th Anniversary With Demands to Parliament

Inspired by PETA Germany’s 30th anniversary, animal defenders went to Parliament with unfinished business. What were their demands?

PETA Germany Exposes Grueling, Shocking Abuse in Global Leather Trade

A shocking investigation released by PETA Germany exposes the extreme cruelty live animals endure as they’re shipped around the world to be killed for leather.

Victory! Germany’s Last Fur Farmer Gets Out of the Business

The country voted to close fur farms by 2022, but animals didn’t have to wait that long. The last farm is empty, and the industry is done.

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New PETA Germany Video: Grocery Shopping Is a Matter of Life and Death

The choices we make at the supermarket are a matter of life and death. For animals, the planet, and ourselves, we must go vegan.

Join PETA Germany’s Activist Network in Eastern Europe

If you live in Eastern Europe, register and participate in helping animals and informing people about animal rights your country!

Victory! Breuninger Drops Fur After Pressure From PETA Germany

By 2020, all Breuninger stores and the company’s online catalog will be completely fur-free. Learn more about this victory for animals.

Why ‘Bourne Identity’ and ‘Run Lola Run’ Actor Is Vegan

‘Bourne Identity’ actor Franka Potente gets ‘frank’ about the way that going vegan made her feel better ‘pretty much immediately.’

PETA Germany Shuts Down Germany’s Last Chimpanzee Show

Animal advocates in Germany are saying “Auf Wiedersehen” to the abusive chimpanzee act—the last of its kind—at Baden-Württemberg’s Schwaben Park amusement park.

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Footage From Cruel Pig Farms Exposes the ‘Initiative for Animal Welfare’ as Consumer Fraud

PETA Germany blew the whistle on seven farms that were taking part in the Initiative for Animal Welfare because of documented violations of the Animal Welfare Act and the Animal Welfare for Farmed Animals Act.

Victory! Last Great Ape in German Circus Headed to Sanctuary

After years of campaigning by PETA Germany, a court has ordered that 42-year-old chimpanzee Robby, the last great ape in a German circus, be transferred to a sanctuary.

European Zoo Authority Agrees to Add Elephant Protections—in 10 Years?

The European Association of Zoos and Aquaria has agreed to switch to “protected contact.” So what’s the holdup?

Victory! German Pet Stores Scale Back Reptile Sales

Pet stores in Germany have agreed to end or reduce reptile sales following investigations that revealed massive suffering at trade wholesalers.

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You Won’t Believe Who Owns This Pig Farm

PETA Germany exposes the abuse of pigs by the very people who are supposed to protect them.

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PETA Germany Reptile Trade Exposé Finds Link to Notorious U.S. Dealer

In an international investigation, eyewitnesses uncover the harrowing conditions in some of the world’s largest reptile breeders and distributors.

Moby Contributes Music for PETA Germany’s New Video

Known for his atmospheric music and unwavering animal advocacy, Moby has allowed PETA to use his song, “Everloving,” free of charge in a new PSA.

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