Get Crafty With Your Kids and Make Beds for Dogs and Cats in Need

Help kids help animals. Use this step-by-step guide to make creative, comfy beds for the dogs and cats at your local animal shelter—or your animal companions.

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Urge Build-A-Bear Workshop to End SeaWorld Partnership

Send Build-A-Bear Workshop a letter asking it to stop working with SeaWorld, the cruel ABUSEment park.

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Have Your ELF a Merry Little Christmas With 16 ‘Elf on the Shelf’ Ideas

Treat yo’ELF to some family-friendly fun and let your kids know that this compassionate character wants them to skip “naughty” and go straight to “nice” for each other and animals.

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Extend ‘ThanksVegan’ Beyond the Meal: 6 Animal-Friendly Books

If you’re looking for gifts for the family or new ways to spend ThanksVegan together, check out these compassionate holiday tales.

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There’s NoBUNNY Else Like You, Mom! Free Mother’s Day Cards

Mother’s Day should honor all the great mamas out there, including ones covered with fur, scales, or feathers. This year, give yours a printable PETA Kids Mother’s Day card featuring an animal mom and her baby.

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Get Hooked on a New Hobby That Keeps Metal out of Fish’s Mouths

Instead of yanking fish out of the water and onto land (where they can’t breathe), a father and son found a new hobby to help animals and the environment.

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How Language Can Influence Kids’ Attitudes Toward Animals

As you well know, your children are listening and picking up on things you say—for better or for worse. This may be one of the most important times in history to raise kids who care.

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For Adults and Kids Alike: PETA Kids Explains What a ‘Wet Market’ Is

If you’ve been hearing the term “wet market” ever since the beginning of COVID-19 but don’t know what it means, check out PETA Kids’ colorful and helpful comic strip.

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PETA Kids’ Liberation Doodle Contest: Enter for a Chance to Win a Nintendo Switch

We’re calling on kids all over the U.S. (who are 12 years and younger) to get creative by making their own artwork that’s related to climate change and eating vegan!

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PETA Kids’ Cutest Vegan Kid Winner and Runner-Up!

Two vegan athletes snagged the titles of winner and runner-up in PETA Kids’ Cutest Vegan Kid Contest.

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TEDx Speaker Genesis Butler Reveals The ‘Meanest Animal on Earth’

Genesis Butler won PETA Kids’ “Cutest Vegan Kid” contest in 2015. Now she has us wondering this: Which animal could possibly be the meanest on Earth?

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PETA Kids Cutest Vegan Kid Contest 2018

Know a vegan cutie who respects animals and understands that they’re friends, not food? Nominate them now!

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Mckenna Grace: A Gift to Animals

Mckenna Grace stole our hearts as the lovable Young Emma in Once Upon a Time. Now she’s speaking up for animals and showing how others can too.

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Actor Auggie Maturo Shows What It’s Like to Be an Orca at SeaWorld

In an important new video, Girl Meets World’s Auggie Maturo shows us how miserable it is to be an orca at SeaWorld.

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VIDEO: What Your Clothing’s Labels Don’t Tell You

Do you ever think about where your leather belt came from or who was killed for your leather shoes? Eight-year-old Rebecca decided to find out the truth.

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