Sharna Burgess of ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Calls Out Marine ‘Abusement’ Parks

“Dancing With the Stars” pro dancer Sharna Burgess dives deep (underwater!) to speak up for animals suffering at marine parks like SeaWorld.

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We’re Here, We’re Queer, and We Help Animals—PETA Honors Trailblazing LGBT Animal Rights Advocates

PETA’s celebrating LGBT History Month by honoring the “werk” that our queer supporters have done for animals!

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Watch Chris Pérez Use His ‘Selena y Los Dinos’ Guitar to Save Dogs

Billboard charts aren’t the only thing Chris Pérez will smash using his favorite Selena y Los Dinos guitar. If a dog is suffering in a hot car, he’ll use it to smash a window, too.

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These 10 Eateries Are Spicing Things Up With Tasty Vegan Chili

Vegan chili is comforting and satisfying—find out if a restaurant near you makes one of the best around.

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Vegan Seafood Brands Offer a Taste of the Ocean Without the Suffering

These vegan seafood brands are creating a future in which ocean life can thrive. Try our favorite products next time you’re craving a taste of the sea.

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Your Fun Hurts: New Ad Campaign Shows Dark Side of Animal Circuses

PETA brings an in-your-face challenge to using animals in circuses.

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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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Save 200 Animals Every Year by Going Vegan

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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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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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