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Each Hot Dog You Eat Shortens Your Life by 36 Minutes

When you eat a hot dog, you lose 36 minutes of life, a new study says. You can live longer if you eat fruits, veggies, and other healthy vegan foods.

Dove and The Body Shop Join PETA to Keep Cosmetics Cruelty-Free in the EU—Help Us!

The European Union’s longstanding ban on cosmetics tests on animals is under threat. Millions of animals need you to help PETA’s affiliates get 1 million signatures from European citizens.

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Try Something New With PETA’s 3-Week Vegan Challenge

There’s no time like the present! PETA’s 3-Week Vegan Challenge will give you everything you need to start matching your values with your actions today.

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Your Horoscope Says It’s a Good Day to Help Lions–Here’s How

We won’t pay for that ticket you got while Mercury was in retrograde, but we can tell you what makes Leos and lions the purr-fect zodiac combination.

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Vegan 101

Personal Care & Fashion

How to Wear Vegan

Vegan clothes and vegan shoes are easier to come by than ever before—and they’re more fashionable, too. Use this guide to learn how to wear vegan!

Food

How to Go Vegan in 3 Simple Steps

Going vegan is easier than ever before, but we are here to make it even easier—as easy as 1, 2, 3!

Food

Vegan Recipes

Search PETA’s database of delicious, mouthwatering, vegetarian and vegan recipes.

Personal Care & Fashion

PETA’s Vegan Clothing Shopping Guide

The time has come for vegan fashion. This handy guide reveals how simple it is to wear vegan clothing—and where to find it.

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Food

Order Your FREE Vegan Starter Kit!

PETA’s free vegan starter kit has everything from recipes and tips on eating out to health information. Order now by filling out the form! Or, order for a friend.

Personal Care & Fashion

Search for Cruelty-Free Cosmetics: Makeup, Personal-Care Products, and More

PETA’s Beauty Without Bunnies program is the ultimate resource for conscientious shoppers, making the quest for cruelty-free products as easy as pie.

Personal Care and Fashion

Personal Care & Fashion

We’re Over the Rainbow for ‘Good Guys Don’t Wear Leather’

You won’t want to miss out on this limited-edition Pride box from PETA and Good Guys Don’t Wear Leather.

Personal Care & Fashion

The Hottest Cruelty-Free Supplies for Fun in the Sun This Summer

Summer is almost here, and these cruelty-free supplies are sure to become your favorites for fun in the sun!

Personal Care & Fashion

These Women Are Leading the Charge for Cruelty-Free Products

These companies’ products are as good for animals as they are for you.

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VEG’D Vegan Drive-Through Gives McDonald’s a Run for Its Money

Vegan chef Matthew Kenney has teamed up with entrepreneur Christine Mulholland to bring VEG’D, a vegan drive-through with fresh, healthy options, to a popular California seaside town.

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Food

Each Hot Dog You Eat Shortens Your Life by 36 Minutes

When you eat a hot dog, you lose 36 minutes of life, a new study says. You can live longer if you eat fruits, veggies, and other healthy vegan foods.

Try Something New With PETA’s 3-Week Vegan Challenge

There’s no time like the present! PETA’s 3-Week Vegan Challenge will give you everything you need to start matching your values with your actions today.

Food

In a ‘Pinch’ for Dinner? Try These Vegan Crab Recipes

Be kind to crustaceans by trying out these vegan crab recipes, made with surprising ingredients like hearts of palm, mushrooms, and artichokes.

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Host the Perfect Party With These Delicious Vegan Dip Recipes

Forget about a main dish—serve up a few of these vegan dip recipes and your next party is sure to be a hit.

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Humane Home

Humane Home

Make Camping Cozy With These Vegan Sleeping Bags

Sleeping in the great outdoors doesn’t have to be uncomfortable. These down-free sleeping bags are kind to birds, and they’ll keep you warm through the night.

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Humane Home

Here’s Why Wool Dryer Balls Aren’t Sustainable—and What to Use Instead

Make laundry day better for animals and the environment—choose these wool-free dryer balls.

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Humane Home

Keep Animals Safe With These Natural, Harmless Alternatives to Pesticides

These animal-friendly methods will keep your plants healthy while supporting wildlife.

Humane Home

Polestar’s Luxury Electric Car Features an Animal-Friendly Interior

This is an electric car like you’ve never seen before.

Humane Home

Down-Free Vegan Pillows for Your Best Night of Sleep

Fluffy, firm, or memory foam—all these options are down-free and vegan.

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Humane Home

What’s Hygge? Here’s What You Need to Know to Create a Cozy Vegan Home

Need some relief after a stressful year? We’ve got you covered.

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Entertainment

Entertainment

These Dating Profile Pictures Will Have You Eloping by the Weekend

Want more right swipes? Here are 10 types of dating profile pictures guaranteed to get them.

Entertainment

Is There Such a Thing as a Reputable Roadside Zoo? What You Need to Know

Keeping animals inside cages, where they’re denied everything that’s natural and important to them, is extremely cruel. Here are our top three reasons never to visit a roadside zoo.

Entertainment

5 Easy Things You Can Do to Help Elephants Right Now

It’s no wonder that we find elephants awe-inspiring. They’re social and family-oriented, they flirt with each other, and they even argue about directions.

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Animal Companions

Animal Companions

Betta Fish Q&A: Why These Animals Aren’t ‘Starter Pets’

Betta fish aren’t “starter pets.” Check out this handy Q&A guide to learn how “Siamese fighting fish” (bettas) suffer in pet stores and inside small bowls.

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Animal Companions

10 Reasons Why Dogs Should Stay Indoors in the Winter (and Always) and How You Can Help

Because if you’re cold, they’re probably cold, too.

Animal Companions

Is Your Rabbit Sick? 9 Surprising Warning Signs to Look Out For

Is your bunny buddy sending you an SOS signal? It may be hard to spot. Here are signs you should be watching out for if you care for a rabbit.

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Animal Companions

Birds Don’t Belong in Cages, Period

There are an estimated 20 million caged birds in American homes, and they rarely get the same-species companionship or mental stimulation that they need.

Animal Companions

Did You Know That Cats Can Get Acne? Here’s How to Treat It!

Cat acne is as real as human acne. Here are some quick tips on treating or even preventing your feline companion’s breakouts.

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Animal Companions

5 Things to Consider Before Adopting a Dog During the Pandemic

After months of social distancing and lockdowns, more and more people are adopting dogs during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here’s one PETA staffer’s experience.

Parenting

Personal Care & Fashion

The Hottest Cruelty-Free Supplies for Fun in the Sun This Summer

Summer is almost here, and these cruelty-free supplies are sure to become your favorites for fun in the sun!

Parenting

8 Vegan Baby Foods to Nurture the Little Ones

Here’s a helpful guide to everything delicious and vegan in the world of baby food.

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 Ingrid E. Newkirk

“Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights?” READ MORE

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