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The Other Guys Seeking Rhino Horns and Elephant Tusks

There are only 4,880 black rhinos left in the world, and they are critically endangered. Photo by Bob Koons/The HSUS Yesterday, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife made two important announcements about trophy hunting. The good news is that the...Show More Summary

Video: Chimpanzee Iris Goes From Squalid Cell to Sanctuary

A chimpanzee named Iris has a new friend, space to climb and walk about in, and a comfortable home after years of being kept in isolation. PETA facilitated her... The post Video: Chimpanzee Iris Goes From Squalid Cell to Sanctuary appeared first on PETA.

Sweet Dreams, Ms. Piggy

PETA fieldworkers extend one last act of kindness to an old friend they've been visiting for more than nine years. The post Sweet Dreams, Ms. Piggy appeared first on PETA.

Jamie Oliver and ‘GQ’ Share ‘Meat Free Week’ Recipes

Celebrate Meat Free Week (and every other week) with these recipes for filling vegan burgers—full of protein and flavor—from 'GQ' and celebrity chef Jamie Oliver. The post Jamie Oliver and ‘GQ’ Share ‘Meat Free Week’ Recipes appeared first on PETA.

San Diego County Chinchilla Farm Lawsuit Dismissed

Yesterday afternoon, the San Diego County Superior Court in Vista, California, dismissed in its entirety the baseless lawsuit brought against PETA by the former owner of a chinchilla farm... The post San Diego County Chinchilla Farm Lawsuit Dismissed appeared first on PETA.

Urge Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey to Protect Farmed Animals!

Please contact Gov. Ducey's office immediately to ensure that farmed animals in Arizona continue to be protected. The post Urge Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey to Protect Farmed Animals! appeared first on PETA.

Hit the Vegan Mark on This Season’s Festival Threads With H&M, Free People, and Nasty Gal

Coachella is on the horizon. Are you ready? The post Hit the Vegan Mark on This Season’s Festival Threads With H&M, Free People, and Nasty Gal appeared first on PETA.

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About B Vitamins

Here's the most common B vitamins, their role in your body, and where you can find them in plant-based foods and supplements. The post Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About B Vitamins appeared first on Your Daily Vegan.

Watch: John Hargrove Takes Down SeaWorld on The Daily Show, SeaWorld’s #AskSeaWorld Campaign Backfires Spectatularly

John Hargrove holds nothing back when speaking to Jon Stewart; #AskSeaWorld doesn't go as planned. The post Watch: John Hargrove Takes Down SeaWorld on The Daily Show, SeaWorld’s #AskSeaWorld Campaign Backfires Spectatularly appeared first on PETA.

Stop Air France From Shipping Monkeys to Their Deaths!

The monkeys Air France ships are bred in captivity on squalid factory farms or are snatched from the wild, torn away from their homes and families. The post Stop Air France From Shipping Monkeys to Their Deaths! appeared first on PE...

Iris Was a Prisoner in Solitary Confinement for Years—Until Now

Imagine being held in a dark, windowless cell that measures approximately 8 feet by 16 feet. Iris didn't have to imagine it: That's where the chimpanzee was found confined... The post Iris Was a Prisoner in Solitary Confinement for Years—Until Now appeared first on PETA.

PETA Takes ‘Say No to Pot (Roast)’ Message to Pot Lovers

PETA's "cow" gives out freebies—and urges people to say no to pot roast—at D.C.'s marijuana seed giveaway The post PETA Takes ‘Say No to Pot (Roast)’ Message to Pot Lovers appeared first on PETA.

Nobel Laureate J. M. Coetzee Believes Animal Experiments Are Morally ‘Unthinkable’

A new report by the prestigious Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics condemns experiments on animals as both morally and scientifically indefensible. The post Nobel Laureate J. M. Coetzee Believes Animal Experiments Are Morally ‘Unthinkable’ appeared first on PETA.

Federal Anti-Cruelty Law Stands

The Supreme Court action this week affirms the role of the federal government in stopping the sale of despicable crush videos that show stomping, impaling, and other gruesome means of killing animals. Photo by iStockphoto Without much...Show More Summary

Feds Under Fire for Granting Big-Game Hunters Permit to Import Endangered Black Rhinos’ Bodies, Despite Animal-Protection Groups’ and More Than 135,000 Citizens’ Objections

PETA has just sent an urgent letter notifying the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (FWS) that it will file a lawsuit over the FWS’ announcement today that it plans... The post Feds Under Fire for Granting Big-Game Hunters Permit to Import Endangered Black Rhinos’ Bodies, Despite Animal-Protection Groups’ and More Than 135,000 Citizens’ Objections appeared first on PETA.

‘Are You Kitten Me?': First Ever Totally Free Cat Spays/Neuters for Spring

Spring is here, and kitten season soon will be, together with an uptick in unwanted cats. Animal shelters dread the influx each year, as crowded shelters mean reduced chances... The post ‘Are You Kitten Me?': First Ever Totally Free Cat Spays/Neuters for Spring appeared first on PETA.

Big Ag’s Power Grab in the Grand Canyon State

Their latest gambit of factory farming deception is unfolding in Arizona, where the legislature has passed House Bill 2150, which contains some red herring provisions to give it the illusion of being pro-animal welfare.       Related Stories Highlights for Animals From the 113th Congress The 113th Congress in Review for Animals Did Your Members of Congress Make the Grade?  

Another ‘Ag-Gag’ Bill Is Dead, Thanks to PETA Supporters

After hearing from hundreds of PETA supporters, New Mexico's lawmakers let the state's "ag-gag" bill die without even holding a committee hearing on it. The post Another ‘Ag-Gag’ Bill Is Dead, Thanks to PETA Supporters appeared first on PETA.

12 Vegan Mascaras to the Rescue

Open your eyes to the possibilities of compassionate beauty with this list of vegan mascaras! The post 12 Vegan Mascaras to the Rescue appeared first on PETA.

Video: PETA Responds to Elephants Having to Hold up Tractor-Trailer

When a tractor-trailer carrying three elephants used by the circus got stuck in mud, it appears that the driver did what circuses do best. The post Video: PETA Responds to Elephants Having to Hold up Tractor-Trailer appeared first on PETA.

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