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James Cromwell Leads Vigil for Jailed Foie Gras Whistleblower

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James Cromwell Leads Vigil for Jailed Foie Gras Whistleblower

PETA, Syracuse Animal Rights Organization, and a giant "goose" show support for activist Amber Canavan. The post James Cromwell Leads Vigil for Jailed Foie Gras Whistleblower appeared first on PETA.

Brazil Steps Forward on Animal Welfare

Brazil is on the way to phasing out cruel gestation crates for pigs. Photo by iStockphoto Sao Paolo, the largest city in Brazil and in all of the western hemisphere, and a financial and cultural center of South America, has banned the...Show More Summary

Pavement Sizzling? Think Of Your Dog’s Feet! PETA Offers County Residents Hot-Weather Animal-Care Tips

PETA receives reports every year about animals who experience horrifying deaths after being left in hot cars during the summer months. Other dogs sustain burns and develop blisters on... The post Pavement Sizzling? Think Of Your Dog’s Feet! PETA Offers County Residents Hot-Weather Animal-Care Tips appeared first on PETA.

New Social Justice–Oriented Bishop Receives Appeal From Jesus People for Animals: Please Preach Vegan!

In the wake of the Episcopal Church’s historic election of its first African-American presiding bishop, Michael Curry, Jesus People for Animals—PETA’s Christian outreach division—sent a letter today to the... The post New Social Justice–Oriented Bishop Receives Appeal From Jesus People for Animals: Please Preach Vegan! appeared first on PETA.

Media Invite: Edie Falco Voices the Mother Orca in New Virtual Reality View of SeaWorld

People in Tampa can now see—and feel—SeaWorld’s cruelty to orcas for themselves. Beginning on July 1, PETA will be in Tampa with its new state-of-the-art (and beyond!) “I, Orca”... The post Media Invite: Edie Falco Voices the Mother Orca in New Virtual Reality View of SeaWorld appeared first on PETA.

Urgent Tips: Keep Cats and Dogs Safe During Fireworks Displays

With the Fourth of July and its loud fireworks displays almost here, PETA is offering these brief but potentially lifesaving tips—not just on July 4 but also on each... The post Urgent Tips: Keep Cats and Dogs Safe During Fireworks Displays appeared first on PETA.

Media Alert: ‘Bloody’ PETA ‘Reptile’ to Protest Hermès Horror: Live Animals Sawed Open on Supplier’s Farm

Shoppers at a busy Beverly Hills intersection will get an eyeful on Wednesday as a PETA “reptile”—Bonnie-Jill Laflin, a model and former Dallas Cowboys cheerleader—lies in a pool of... The post Media Alert: ‘Bloody’ PETA ‘Reptile’ to Protest Hermès Horror: Live Animals Sawed Open on Supplier’s Farm appeared first on PETA.

Media Alert: ‘Bloody’ PETA ‘Reptiles’ to Protest Hermès Horror: Live Animals Sawed Open on Supplier’s Farm

Shoppers at a busy Madison Avenue intersection will get an eyeful on Wednesday as a PETA “reptile” lies in a pool of “blood” outside retailer Hermès’ storefront. Painted to... The post Media Alert: ‘Bloody’ PETA ‘Reptiles’ to Protest Hermès Horror: Live Animals Sawed Open on Supplier’s Farm appeared first on PETA.

Is Cow’s Milk Killing You?

The dairy industry wants you to believe that cow's milk is keeping your bones strong and your weight down, but it may just be killing you. The post Is Cow’s Milk Killing You? appeared first on PETA.

PETA Statement on Pirates of the Caribbean Monkey Biting a Woman on Set

PETA is not surprised that a capuchin monkey reportedly lashed out and bit someone at the Australian studio where the latest Pirates of the Caribbean movie is being filmed.... The post PETA Statement on Pirates of the Caribbean Monkey Biting a Woman on Set appeared first on PETA.

U.S. Department of Labor Sues Race Horse Trainer Steve Asmussen After PETA Investigation

The U.S. Department of Labor is suing Steve Asmussen for violations of federal law. The post U.S. Department of Labor Sues Race Horse Trainer Steve Asmussen After PETA Investigation appeared first on PETA.

New Lawsuit Could Determine Chicken Slaughter in California Is Illegal

Electrical stunning, which leaves an estimated one-third of chickens conscious while their throats are slit, may violate state law. The post New Lawsuit Could Determine Chicken Slaughter in California Is Illegal appeared first on PE...

Will Humanity Rise to the Defense of Elephants?

HSI has inaugurated an innovative project in Kenya that engages the Chinese community to halt its participation in elephant poaching and trafficking of ivory through education. Photo by Vanessa Mignon Yesterday, The New York Times published...Show More Summary

New Lawsuit Could Determine That Chicken Slaughter in California Is Illegal

Using reports showing that one-third of chickens are inadequately stunned in California slaughterhouses—leaving them conscious and able to feel pain as their throats are slit—and that an estimated 7... The post New Lawsuit Could Determine That Chicken Slaughter in California Is Illegal appeared first on PETA.

PETA Offers Chelan County Residents Urgent Information for Safeguarding Animals During Wildfire

As a wildfire continues to threaten your area, PETA is offering important advice for ensuring the safety of animal companions. Please use the following information, which could help save... The post PETA Offers Chelan County Residents Urgent Information for Safeguarding Animals During Wildfire appeared first on PETA.

Naked Protesters to Mark Canada Day by Slamming Seal Slaughter

With their nearly nude bodies painted to resemble the flags of France, Germany, Mexico, Russia, the United Kingdom, and the United States—all of which have banned seal products—six PETA... The post Naked Protesters to Mark Canada Day by Slamming Seal Slaughter appeared first on PETA.

PETA Statement on Live Animals Used in CBS’ ‘Zoo’

By producing a show that exploits wild animals, including lions, CBS has proved that it’s out of sync with public opinion at a time when people are shunning SeaWorld’s... The post PETA Statement on Live Animals Used in CBS’ ‘Zoo’ appeared first on PETA.

Victoria Beckham Gets New ‘V’irkin Bag In PETA ‘Give Up The Birkins!’ Appeal

Victoria Beckham is known for her love of exotic-skin Birkin bags—but PETA believes it can change that. This morning, the animal rights group—whose motto reads, in part, that “animals... The post Victoria Beckham Gets New ‘V’irkin Bag In PETA ‘Give Up The Birkins!’ Appeal appeared first on PETA.

James Cromwell to Lead Vigil for Jailed Foie Gras Whistleblower

As activist Amber Canavan reports for the 30-day jail sentence she received for her part in documenting cruelty to ducks at Hudson Valley Foie Gras, Emmy Award–winning actor James... The post James Cromwell to Lead Vigil for Jailed Foie Gras Whistleblower appeared first on PETA.

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