Her Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth II Remembered

PETA U.K. remembers Queen Elizabeth II’s life of dedication to her country and encourages King Charles to use his influence to protect those who need it the most.

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Fashion Should Be Fun, Not Fatal—See How Snakes Are Suffering for Accessories

PETA Asia’s new video reveals that workers drive nails into snakes’ heads before killing them and selling their skin to fashion brands around the world. See for yourself, and take action.

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‘Dinos’ Roam the Earth to Call For Extinction of the Running of the Bulls

In Pamplona, Spain, 42 bulls will be stabbed to death this week. Will the mayor relegate the Running of the Bulls to the history books—where this archaic bloodbath belongs?

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PETA U.K. to LEGO: Give Kids the Building Blocks for a Better World

By rebranding its new farm set as a sanctuary, LEGO would allow children to imagine a world in which animals can live in peace.

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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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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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Go Fake for the Bears’ Sake: Simon Pegg Stars in New PETA U.K. Campaign

After fending off zombies, outsmarting spies, and traveling through space on screen, actor, writer, and comedian Simon Pegg has a powerful new mission with PETA U.K.

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Updates on the Situation for Animals in Ukraine

Amid the attacks in Ukraine, PETA is urging governments to simplify entry requirements for animals into the U.K. and EU.

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Progress in Ending Speciesism in Spain: Animal Companions Now Legally Family Members

Spain has passed a new law recognizing dogs, cats, and other animal companions as living, feeling beings instead of objects. See how this win will protect their rights as members of the family.

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Addio, Fur Factory Farms! Italian Senate Votes to Stop Stealing Animals’ Skin

When in Rome … ban fur factory farming! PETA entities have campaigned for the Italian government to stop the skinning of sensitive minks for fur, and it has voted to do just that.

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Victory for Rabbits! Armani Bans Angora After Talks With PETA U.K.

The Armani Group has listened to compassionate consumers who refuse to buy clothes made of fur ripped out of rabbits as they scream in pain. See why PETA is calling on all designers to follow suit.

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Will Pope Francis Go Vegan to Protect the Planet?

Read about PETA U.K.’s call for Pope Francis to set an example for the more than 1 billion Catholics around the world—as well as countless others who look to His Holiness for leadership.

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Can You Get a COVID-19 Vaccine if You’re Vegan? PETA U.K. Breaks It Down

As long as tests on animals are a legal requirement, refusing to get the vaccine on ethical grounds won’t help them. So how can you take action?

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Club Med Makes Clean Getaway From ABUSEment Parks

After working with PETA France, Club Med is joining a growing list of companies adopting stronger animal welfare policies by refusing to promote marine parks, bullfights, elephant rides, tiger-cub encounters, and more.

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The Running of the Bulls Is Canceled Again! Take Up One of PETA U.K.’s New Traditions

The Running of the Bulls in Pamplona, Spain, has been canceled for the second year in a row, and PETA U.K.’s got the lowdown on ways to celebrate without harming animals this year and beyond.

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