Written by Michelle Kretzer
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mayor could lick your mayor any day of the week.
Art imitates life when art students join
together to campaign to free
the Philippines' only captive elephant.
Alright, North Americans, it's time for
us to step up. Our birds
are ingesting plastic waste at rates that are among the highest in the world.
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Well, well, look who's advocating a
plant-based diet now: Bill
Gates! (We did not add him to our payroll, we swear.)
No surprise, it's happened again.
Another frustrated captive
killer whale attacked a trainer.
And now for a bit of trivia. Who said it? "I had a lot of quirks as a child. One was that I didn't like to eat meat;
didn't like to chew it, didn't like the taste or smell of it, and just wasn't
having any of it."
NEW ACTION ALERTS
year, horses are killed during the Calgary Stampede. Urge Alberta Premier Alison Redford to help get at least the most deadly event—the chuckwagon races—canceled.
Tell Sarasota County, Florida,
officials that letting feral pigs be mauled by dogs and stabbed is cruel, and ask them to
use humane methods if they insist on killing hogs.
you for saving dogs from
being poisoned in San Pedro! After hearing from you, the mayor of San Pedro, Belize, agreed to cancel the
city's plan to poison homeless dogs and will now let the local animal shelter
take them in instead.
Monkeys aren't laboratory equipment, and
they aren't luggage either. Tell
United Airlines to stop transporting monkeys to their deaths in laboratories.
you have a general question for PETA and would like a response, please e-mail Info@peta.org. If you need to report cruelty to
an animal, please click
here. If you are reporting an animal in imminent danger and know where to find the
animal and if the abuse is taking place right now, please call your local
police department. If the police are unresponsive, please call PETA
immediately at 757-622-7382 and press 2.
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Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights? Read more.