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Former Hunter Could Be PETA’s ‘Sexiest Vegan Next Door’

It’s time for PETA to name this year’s Sexiest Vegan Next Door—and 24-year-old Chico resident Ryker Cook might just take home the title. He beat out scores of other... The post Former Hunter Could Be PETA’s ‘Sexiest Vegan Next Door’ appeared first on PETA.

Kids’ Arrest in Kitten-Drowning Case Prompts Offer of Humane Education

Following reports that two juveniles have been arrested and charged with cruelty to animals after allegedly throwing two kittens against a dumpster and trying to drown them in Somerset... The post Kids’ Arrest in Kitten-Drowning Case Prompts Offer of Humane Education appeared first on PETA.

A Plant That Can Kill? Protect Your Dog From This Deadly Summer Danger!

As temperatures climb and families head outdoors with their canine companions, PETA warns guardians about a little-known deadly danger to dogs: foxtail grass. Foxtails (Hordeum jubatum) are the barbed... The post A Plant That Can Kill? Protect Your Dog From This Deadly Summer Danger! appeared first on PETA.

‘Friendly Planet Travel’ Bans Abusive Elephant Encounters After PETA Appeal

After learning from PETA that elephants who are used for rides at camps abroad are often forcibly separated from their mothers, immobilized with tightly bound ropes, and gouged with... The post ‘Friendly Planet Travel’ Bans Abusive Elephant Encounters After PETA Appeal appeared first on PETA.

After Dog Is Rescued From Hot Car, PETA Offers Berkshire County Tips to Safeguard Animals During Hot Weather

PETA receives reports every year about animals who experience horrifying deaths after being left outside or in hot cars during the summer months. This past Saturday, Pittsfield police officers... The post After Dog Is Rescued From Hot Car, PETA Offers Berkshire County Tips to Safeguard Animals During Hot Weather appeared first on PETA.

After Dog Dies in Hot Car, PETA Offers Plymouth County Tips to Safeguard Animals During Hot Weather

PETA receives reports every year about animals who experience horrifying deaths after being left outside or in hot cars during the summer months. This past Thursday, a dog was... The post After Dog Dies in Hot Car, PETA Offers Plymouth County Tips to Safeguard Animals During Hot Weather appeared first on PETA.

HSBC Nixes Ad With Captive Dolphin After PETA Appeal

A box of delicious dolphin-shaped vegan chocolates is on its way from PETA to HSBC as thanks for the bank’s recent decision to pull an ad that showed a... The post HSBC Nixes Ad With Captive Dolphin After PETA Appeal appeared first on PETA.

12 Tattoos of the Animals Rights Variety

With impressive animal rights tattoos, some animal lovers take a bold, permanent stand in the name of compassion. The post 12 Tattoos of the Animals Rights Variety appeared first on PETA.

A different kind of remembrance for Harambe

In past situations where children have fallen into gorilla exhibits, these immensely powerful animals chose to be the rescuers of the children. Photo by Martin Shields/Alamy No matter whom you judge culpable, if anyone, we are all grieving...Show More Summary

15 Essentials for Your Vegan Kitchen

PETA shows you just how easy it is to stock a cruelty-free kitchen. The post 15 Essentials for Your Vegan Kitchen appeared first on PETA.

HSBC Pulls Ad – There’s Suffering Behind Dolphin Kisses

There's nothing cute about exploiting marine mammals. The post HSBC Pulls Ad – There’s Suffering Behind Dolphin Kisses appeared first on PETA.

Harambe and the Chicken

Many people are very upset about the killing of Harambe, the gorilla imprisoned in an Ohio zoo. They ought to be upset. It was wrong to imprison Harambe. It was wrong to kill him. But what happened to Harambe is no more wrong than what...Show More Summary

PETA Statement re Gorilla Killed at Ohio Zoo

Yet again, captivity has taken an animal’s life. The gorilla enclosure should have been surrounded by a secondary barrier between the humans and the animals to prevent exactly this... The post PETA Statement re Gorilla Killed at Ohio Zoo appeared first on PETA.

Gorilla Pays With His Life for Others’ Negligence

The death of a gorilla at the Cincinnati Zoo exemplifies the cruelty of captivity. The post Gorilla Pays With His Life for Others’ Negligence appeared first on PETA.

After Child Is Left in Hot Car, PETA Offers Kent County Tips to Safeguard Animals and Children During Hot Weather

Following a news report about a woman who was arrested yesterday for allegedly leaving a toddler in the back seat of a hot car, PETA is issuing a warning... The post After Child Is Left in Hot Car, PETA Offers Kent County Tips to Safeguard Animals and Children During Hot Weather appeared first on PETA.

PETA Offers Harris County Urgent Tips for Safeguarding Animals During More Possible Tornadoes

With more possible tornadoes forecast for your area today and this weekend, PETA is offering important advice to help ensure the safety of companion animals should tornadoes hit. Please... The post PETA Offers Harris County Urgent Tips for Safeguarding Animals During More Possible Tornadoes appeared first on PETA.

PM Trudeau To Be Greeted By Protesting ‘Seal’ At 2016 Liberal Biennial Convention

Holding a sign urging, “Trudeau: End Canada’s Commercial Seal Slaughter,” a PETA member wearing a seal costume will greet Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the 2016 Liberal Biennial... The post PM Trudeau To Be Greeted By Protesting ‘Seal’ At 2016 Liberal Biennial Convention appeared first on PETA.

Factory farms spawn immense suffering, and also immensely dangerous superbugs?

More than 70 percent of medically important antibiotics are sold each year for use in animal agriculture. Photo by iStockphoto America is facing a real crisis in regard to antibiotics resistant infections, and factory farming is one of the main reasons. Show More Summary

20 Vegan Chips to Satisfy Your Most Extreme Craving

Your guide to snack satisfaction. The post 20 Vegan Chips to Satisfy Your Most Extreme Craving appeared first on PETA.

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