Bad news continues to mount for the Bowmanville Zoo. Last night, PETA sent a letter calling on the Ontario Society for the Protection of Animals (OSPCA) to investigate eyewitness... The post More Trouble for Bowmanville Zoo: Giraffe Reportedly Shot at With BB Gun appeared first on PETA.
Toreto has come to symbolize our work against dogfighting in Mexico. He was used by dogfighters for sparring and when they were done with him, they abandoned him on the road to bleed to death. Toreto (pictured above) has since found a loving home with Facundo Caferatta (left). Show More Summary
While Pokémon are entering the real world, PETA is going virtual with Kitten Squad, a highly addictive role-playing adventure that launches today as a free mobile game in the... The post Gotta Save ‘Em All: Be a Kitten Who Frees Orcas in PETA’s ‘Kitten Squad’ App appeared first on PETA.
PETA Asia has just released the first-ever eyewitness investigation documenting shockingly cruel training methods, unabated violence, and decrepit living conditions for animals in circuses in the town of Suzhou,... The post Landmark Video: Chinese Circus Trainers Beat, Chain, and Kick Animals appeared first on PETA.
Publix is the country’s fifth-largest grocery chain, and this marks the last of the top 25 grocery companies to announce a cage-free timeline. Photo by David Paul Morris/For The HSUS After a months-long Humane Society of the United States...Show More Summary
Hugo Liebel is at it again, forcing ailing elephant Nosey to give rides. But this time, it looks like the performances may be illegal. The post Nosey the Elephant’s Medieval Fair Rides May Be Illegal appeared first on PETA.
The new rule will create a financial incentive for producers to treat all calves better to avoid creating downers, and take away any incentive to use cruel methods to force the calves through the slaughter process. Photo by iStockphoto Today,...Show More Summary
Compassionate Action Awards are on their way from PETA to Dennis Jay and Peter Lamb, who rescued a young raccoon from the waters of the Chesapeake Bay on the... The post Boaters Receive PETA Award for Rescuing Young Raccoon From Chesapeake Bay appeared first on PETA.
David Beckham, Jennifer Lopez, and Rachel Zoe have all enacted policies against the use of ostrich skin in their collections. The news follows the launch of PETA’s ostrich campaign... The post David Beckham and Jennifer Lopez’s Brand Enacts Policy Against Ostrich Skins appeared first on PETA.
As Men’s Fashion Week opens next week in New York, PETA is launching a provocative video campaign with a male model exposing the cruelty behind ostrich skin—which is used... The post Men’s Fashion Week Video Item: Male Model Launches Campaign Against Ostrich Skin appeared first on PETA.
Each year, bulls are tortured and killed as part of Spain's running of the bulls and thousands of bull fiestas held across the country. Photo by iStockphoto It’s cruelty masquerading as celebration. Terrorized animals, thrust into a world of screaming, slick surfaces, physical torment, and, in the end, serial, protracted stabbing. Show More Summary
After learning from PETA that notorious elephant exhibitor Hugo Liebel has a long history of animal-welfare violations—including making an elephant named Nosey perform despite suffering from lameness likely caused... The post No Elephant at Shipshewana Flea Market After PETA Appeal appeared first on PETA.
Egg-laying hens are stuck in cages for 12 to 18 months. When they’re no longer productive, they’ll be manhandled and jammed into small boxes, stacked onto a truck, and sent to slaughter. Photo by The HSUS Step into a smallish elevator. Show More Summary
Lucy looks like a cross between a lion and a guinea pig, a combination that's surprisingly adorable and totally irresistible. The post This Dog Has the Craziest Hairdo We’ve Ever Seen appeared first on PETA.
When Buddy and Shelby were puppies, they faced a mountain of odds—and a mountain of trash heaped inside the chain-link pen where they were kept. They were filthy, weighed... The post VIDEO: Tails Wag When Dogs Reunite One Year After Their Rescue appeared first on PETA.
A PETA eyewitness video investigation has uncovered severe crowding and a massive death toll at Brelean Corporation, a private Orlando wholesale animal dealer that sells imported wild-caught hermit crabs... The post Video: Hermit Crabs Ripped From Their Protective Shells, Buried Alive for Summertime Trinkets appeared first on PETA.
Medical groups representing hundreds of thousands of doctors and physicians-in-training have endorsed humane legislation. The post Leading Medical Groups Endorse Humane Military Modernization Bill appeared first on PETA.
In a letter sent this morning, 71 Congress members from both sides of the aisle led by Rep. Joe Heck (R-NV) and Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA)—both members of the... The post 71 Members of Congress Press Military to Phase Out Wasteful Animal Labs appeared first on PETA.
The ad that Ogilvy & Mather produced for PETA just won five awards at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. Would you please pass this along to whoever... The post PETA’s ‘Behind the Leather’ Wins Five Lions at Cannes appeared first on PETA.
On the heels of a massive PETA ad blitz targeting CBS for its use of live animals in Zoo, Bob Barker—who hosted the network’s The Price Is Right for... The post CBS Icon Bob Barker, PETA Call On Network to Ban Use of Wild Animals in ‘Zoo’ appeared first on PETA.