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Ringling announcement an indicator of broader shift toward animal protection

The animal-based circus looks and feels archaic. We now know about the endless privation for these creatures living in near constant confinement or tethered to chains. Photo by Alamy It was the second thunderbolt from Ringling Bros.Show More Summary

PETA Statement, re Ringling Bros. Shutting Down in May

After 36 years of PETA protests, which have awoken the world to the plight of animals in captivity, PETA heralds the end of what has been the saddest show... The post PETA Statement, re Ringling Bros. Shutting Down in May appeared first on PETA.

IT’S OVER FOR RINGLING BROS. CIRCUS

The saddest show on earth for wild animals will end in May. The post IT’S OVER FOR RINGLING BROS. CIRCUS appeared first on PETA.

PETA Awards Electricians Who Rescued Cat Missing for 9 Days

The compassionate workers managed to save Juno, who was found hiding in an overpass 80 feet above ground. The post PETA Awards Electricians Who Rescued Cat Missing for 9 Days appeared first on PETA.

L.A. Teen Nabs Award for Rallying Her Peers to Help Animals

Desiree Hernandez started the first animal rights group at Felicitas and Gonzalo Mendez High School, organized a donation drive to support her local open-admission animal shelter, and held a... The post L.A. Teen Nabs Award for Rallying Her Peers to Help Animals appeared first on PETA.

9 Things PETA Does to Help Animals That Will Surprise You

Can you make sense of naked activists, SeaWorld shares, and fur for refugees? The post 9 Things PETA Does to Help Animals That Will Surprise You appeared first on PETA.

Low-Fat Vegan Meals to Fill You Up (Under 500 Calories)

Need some plant power? Here's a list of delicious 500-calorie vegan recipes. The post Low-Fat Vegan Meals to Fill You Up (Under 500 Calories) appeared first on PETA.

Maggie Q to Confront Canada Goose at Company Headquarters

What:    Designated Survivor star Maggie Q will lead PETA supporters in a spirited “bloody” protest against Canada Goose’s fur-trimmed and feather-filled jackets outside the company’s Toronto headquarters on... The post Maggie Q to Confront Canada Goose at Company Headquarters appeared first on PETA.

Consumer Fraud Lawsuit Against UniverSoul Circus Heads to Trial

Yesterday, the Superior Court of the District of Columbia ruled that UniverSoul Circus must stand trial for alleged violations of the District of Columbia’s Consumer Protection Procedures Act. Judge... The post Consumer Fraud Lawsuit Against UniverSoul Circus Heads to Trial appeared first on PETA.

Reward of Up to $5,000 Offered in Oahu Cat-Shooting Case

On Tuesday, January 10, a resident of the Helelua Street neighborhood found a female tabby cat with an 8- to 10-inch-long arrow protruding from her shoulder. The cat is... The post Reward of Up to $5,000 Offered in Oahu Cat-Shooting Case appeared first on PETA.

Update: Reward of Up to $8,000 Offered for Help Nabbing Cat Shooter

As you may know, PETA offered a reward of up to $5,000 for help in solving the case of the cat who was shot with an arrow in Kailua-Kona.... The post Update: Reward of Up to $8,000 Offered for Help Nabbing Cat Shooter appeared first on PETA.

Reward of Up to $5,000 Offered to Help Nab Criminal Who Abandoned Dog

On Tuesday, January 10, animal control officers responded to a call about a pit bull abandoned inside a bottomless wire crate beside trash cans on Coe Avenue. When authorities... The post Reward of Up to $5,000 Offered to Help Nab Criminal Who Abandoned Dog appeared first on PETA.

Chicago’s Uptown Neighborhood Can Now Indulge in Vegan Fast Food

K?l'ish is the latest in a surge of vegan fast-food restaurants opening around the country. The post Chicago’s Uptown Neighborhood Can Now Indulge in Vegan Fast Food appeared first on PETA.

‘Dreadlock Kitty’ and Other Grooming-Neglect Horror Stories (Photos)

Brace yourself: These cats and dogs prove that failing to care for animals' fur and teeth can be deadly. The post ‘Dreadlock Kitty’ and Other Grooming-Neglect Horror Stories (Photos) appeared first on PETA.

Reward of Up to $5,000 Offered to Help Nab Criminal Who Abandoned Dog Who Froze Death

On Sunday, January 8, a Montgomery County animal control officer responded to a tip about a 2-year-old pit bull terrier who had frozen to death in the bottom half... The post Reward of Up to $5,000 Offered to Help Nab Criminal Who Abandoned Dog Who Froze Death appeared first on PETA.

This Dog’s Mouth Was Bound Shut, and He Was Abandoned to Starve

PETA is offering up to $5,000 for any information on the culprits who left this dog to die. The post This Dog’s Mouth Was Bound Shut, and He Was Abandoned to Starve appeared first on PETA.

After years-long anti-soring campaign, USDA bans torture of walking horses

Injuring the feet of horses and then forcing them to walk on four-inch stacks with chains banging against their sores creates the exaggerated gait prized by judges at some of the top horse shows. Photo by The HSUS Pushed to act by aShow More Summary

Urgent! PETA Warns Sonoma County Residents: Animals Will Die, so Take Them Along in Flood Evacuations

PETA is offering important advice for ensuring the safety of companion animals as residents experience major flooding and are forced to evacuate. Because a flood warning has been issued... The post Urgent! PETA Warns Sonoma County Residents: Animals Will Die, so Take Them Along in Flood Evacuations appeared first on PETA.

Clarksville Cruelty Case – Frozen Dog

The post Clarksville Cruelty Case – Frozen Dog appeared first on PETA.

Urge Bands to Bail on SeaWorld’s ‘Praise Wave’ Concert!

Please ask TobyMac, Francesca Battistelli, and Skillet to set an example of what it means to be a good steward of God's creation by canceling their performances at Praise... The post Urge Bands to Bail on SeaWorld’s ‘Praise Wave’ Concert! appeared first on PETA.

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