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Video: See Rescued ‘Backyard Dogs’ Thrive in Cancún Foster Home

When a local woman alerted us to two thin, chained dogs in Cancún, we acted immediately. See Kal and Abigail now.

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Reflect, Remember, and Act: Sherlyn’s Message for the Día de Muertos

Sherlyn’s heartfelt plea on the Día de Muertos spotlights the urgent need to end bullfighting and protect the sensitive, intelligent animals it tortures and kills.

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PHOTOS: PETA Latino Throws a Fun Fiesta for Its Tenth Anniversary

Which anniversary milestone did PETA Latino celebrate by throwing a thrilling fiesta? Find out here—and get details about the star-studded evening.

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PHOTOS: How Is PETA Latino Putting the Heat on Puerto Rico’s Puppy Problem?

Find out how PETA Latino’s work for animals in Puerto Rico inspired a local celebrity and hundreds of other people.

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Exposing the Biggest Cowards of Pamplona’s Running of the Bulls

Wait—Pamplona’s cruel and abusive Running of the Bulls still exists?! Find out the deadly details from PETA Latino and how you can help end this vile event.

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Indie Pop Artist Alisun Hits a High Note in PETA Latino Ad for Earth Day

Photo: © Sara Mally

Alisun is hitting a high note in a ravishing veggie dress to encourage people to go vegan and ditch meat, eggs, and dairy for Earth Day.

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End Your Marriage to the Carriage: How Horses Endure Cruelty in Cartagena

Confused about how horse-drawn carriages plus tourists in Cartagena, Colombia, equals equine abuse? PETA clears up the equation and gets you galloping to help.

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From the Streets to a Safe Shelter: Here’s How PETA Latino and Local Partners Helped Matilda and Other Dogs and Cats in Cancún

These canines in Cancún, Mexico, got the help they needed after a visit from teams supported by PETA’s Global Compassion Fund.

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‘Bullfighting Is Torture, Not Culture’—Kate del Castillo Speaks Up for Bulls in New Ad and Video

Actor Kate del Castillo doesn’t hold back her feelings about bullfighting in this powerful new PETA ad and video.

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PETA Latino Hosts Weekend Spay/Neuter Event in Cancún

PETA Latino’s Cancún event may have prevented the birth of more than 2,000 animals in the next 12 months alone!

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Save 200 Animals Every Year by Going Vegan

PETA Latino ‘Crime Scene’ Shocks Colombian Capital

PETA Latino’s “crime scene” in Bogotá, Colombia, challenges passersby to think about the horrors of animal agriculture.

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Family Stays Loyal to Dog, Never Leaving Him Behind While Seeking Asylum

Even though it was difficult for the Urbáezes to bring their canine companion, Max, on the journey for asylum, they persisted, staying loyal to every member of their family.

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PETA Latino Hosts Its Biggest Spay/Neuter Event Yet, in Cancún

Cancún, Mexico, has a surplus of animals but no lack of heart. PETA Latino’s clinic helped residents care for their animal companions.

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Shark Stabbed in Viral Video: Just the Tip of Florida’s Shark-Murder Iceberg

A horrific video of two men murdering a blacktip reef shark and a recent shark-killing contest are just the tip of the iceberg for Florida’s legalized shark torture.

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Paulina Rubio Urges Miami Seaquarium to Release Lolita to a Sanctuary

Paulina Rubio, PETA, and many others are speaking out for Lolita, asking The Dolphin Company to let her live out her golden years in a better place.

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