PETA Applauds 30 Latine Celebs Who Oppose Speciesism and Speak Up for Animals


To honor the important contributions of Latine people to the animal rights movement, PETA’s naming 30 celebs who are smashing speciesism for Hispanic Heritage Month.

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‘Selling Sunset’ Star Heather Rae Young on the Way Going Vegan Changed Her Life

As she prepares for her fall wedding, real estate queen Heather Rae Young—who’s been vegan for over a decade!—talks to PETA about her animal rights journey.

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Ducks for Sale? They—Like All Other Animals—Should Never Be Bought, Sold, or Bred

Many people buy ducklings on a whim as “toys,” Easter gifts, photo props, or “pets.” But you should never buy any animal—here’s why.

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Chrishell Stause of ‘Selling Sunset’: Buy Houses, Not Dogs

“Selling Sunset” star Chrishell Stause shares her dog adoption story with PETA and explains why it’s important always to adopt and never to buy dogs.

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See How This Vegan Teacher Stood Up for Crawfish at Her School

You can stand up to speciesism everywhere—yes, even in the classroom. See how this vegan teacher stood up for crawfish at her school!

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Bigotry begins when categories such as race, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, or species are used to justify discrimination.

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NASCAR Star Daniel Suárez: A Champion on the Speedway and for Dogs (Video)

“Be your dogs’ champion! NEVER leave them in the car during warm weather,” says NASCAR Cup Series driver Daniel Suárez in a new PETA video.

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Ride Along With PETA’s Field Team! We’ll Show You How to Help ‘Backyard Dogs’ in Your Community

From wearing cargo pants filled with treats to conducting a “nose-to-tail” exam, these PETA fieldworkers are taking the guesswork out of helping “backyard dogs.”

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¡Mira! 17 Quotes From Latines That Will Inspire You to Take Action for Animals

What do Latines have to say about speciesism? These inspiring quotes from Latines will motivate you to take action for animals!

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When the Protectors Need Protecting: Cruelty to K-9s

K-9s deserve the same respect as any other officers who put their lives on the line—but some agencies still use violent and abusive “training” methods. Find out how PETA’s stepping in.

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PETA Celebrates 20 Years of ‘Most Beautiful Vegan’ With 20 Stars to Watch

PETA is celebrating the 20th anniversary of our Most Beautiful Vegan honor by highlighting 20 vegan stars to watch. See whether your favorite made the list!

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Save 200 Animals Every Year by Going Vegan

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10 Reasons Never to Buy a Bird From Petco (or Anywhere Else)

Birds are complex, undomesticated animals who suffer greatly when caged in “pet” stores or homes. Here’s why you should never buy birds for sale.

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Are Sepsis Experiments on Animals Useless? Yes—Here’s What You Need to Know

Sepsis kills 270,000 American adults each year, but laboratories still use animals in failed experiments. Help end these cruel tests.

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PETA Celebrates 25 Years of Serving Free Veggie Dogs on Capitol Hill

PETA’s been slinging free veggie dogs annually on Capitol Hill for the last 25 years, sometimes with vegan chili, and now with ice cream, too. This year, Courtney Stodden is back to help serve the franks and distribute adorable squeaky toys and vegan cookbooks.

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PETA Scientists Share Their Favorite Victories for Animals in Labs

With all the work we’ve done to rescue animals from laboratories, PETA has a lot to be proud of. Here’s what stood out the most to our scientists.

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Summer Weather Calls For Vegan Hot Dogs—Here Are PETA’s Picks

This summer, “ketchup” with friends and family over vegan dogs at one of these top spots.

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— Ingrid E. Newkirk, PETA President and co-author of Animalkind