Were You Misled by ‘Humane’ Labels? Contact PETA Today

We want to hear from consumers who purchased “humane”-labeled animal-derived foods and believe that they were deceived into buying items for which animals suffer.

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Hooray for Horses! Prague’s Most Popular Horse-Drawn Carriage Stands to Shut Down

Progress! Prague will ban two of the most popular horse-drawn carriage stands in the city center. See which other cities have passed laws to protect horses!

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Breeders Warehouse Mother Dogs and Dock Their Puppies’ Tails—and Other Reasons Never to Buy an Animal

Mutilating dogs’ tails for “aesthetics,” exploiting mothers and their puppies for profit, crushing adoptable dogs’ hope of finding a family—breeding dogs is cruel, so always adopt.

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How to Choose a Dog Trainer

Rule number one when choosing a dog trainer: The trainer should be training YOU! Here’s why aversive tactics like “dominance theory” could irreparably damage your bond with your dog.

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What Is ‘Canned Hunting’? These 6 Facts Will Shock You

What is “canned hunting”? Read these six shocking facts about the cruel practice, and stand with PETA against hunting.

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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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There’s No Such Thing as a ‘Pet’ Tarantula

No matter how you feel about large spiders, one thing is for sure: They’re not “pets.” Read on to understand why tarantulas should never be bought.

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Miss Universe Urges Everyone to Go Vegan to Save the World

Miss Universe Andrea Meza wears a crown of fruits and vegetables in a PETA ad urging everyone to go vegan in order to help animals, save the world, and live healthily.

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Personal Care & Fashion

Human Skin Is In: Check Out PETA’s Killer Collection at Urban Outraged

Urban Outraged is a killer shopping experience by PETA that brings new meaning to the question “Who are you wearing?”

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‘Lucifer’ Star Lesley-Ann Brandt Raises Hell to Help End Cruel Cub Petting

Lesley-Ann Brandt plays a tough bounty-hunting demon on “Lucifer,” and when it comes to protecting youngsters of all species, she’s ready for action.

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Actor Anabelle Acosta Tells PETA What Being Vegan Means to Her

In a video interview with PETA, actor Anabelle Acosta discusses why she went vegan and the family member who inspired her.

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Save 200 Animals Every Year by Going Vegan

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7 Vegan Indigenous Creators You Should Be Following

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These Indigenous Instagrammers will inspire you to practice your cultural traditions with animals in mind.

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How Long Do Animals Live at Marine Parks vs. in Natural Habitats?

Imprisonment was a nightmare for Amaya and others who died at marine parks. What would their lives have looked like if they had been in their natural habitats?

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These ‘Humane’ Labels Are Lying to You—Here’s What They Really Mean

Are you being lied to? If you purchase meat, eggs, or dairy labeled “humane” or “sustainable,” you’re buying into cruelty to animals.

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Mexico’s Must-Try Vegan Restaurants, Chosen by PETA Latino

No matter what you’re craving, you can find it in Mexico—vegan-style, of course.

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Earth to Everyone: These ‘Battlestar Galactica’ Heroes Want YOU to Adopt, Never Shop!

These iconic “Battlestar Galactica” heroes are paging all earthlings in an important PSA to remind everyone to adopt, never shop!

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