Peter Dinklage asks fans to join him in making kind choices by not hurting animals or asking others to hurt animals for them.
"NY Ink" star and tattoo artist Ami James says that people should "never be silent" for animals in a new ad for PETA.
Animals and the planet depend on us, and actor Maggie Q wants us to know what we can do to help.
Animals are forced to endure the pain of having chemicals applied to their sensitive eyes and skin. Join Dave in buying only cruelty-free products.
Actor Taraji P. Henson wants us to show dogs the unconditional love that they so graciously give us. Make animals a part of your family.
Representatives of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals want this month's visit of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus to be Anaheim's last.
Animal rights group PETA has asked U.S. authorities to bar Ringling Bros. Circus from importing eight tigers and an African leopard from Europe to Miami.
A national animal welfare organization says it has evidence that a local exotic animal business broke federal laws by illegally transporting animals across state lines as recently as June 28.
Director Rupert Wyatt has been applauded by animal rights campaigners at PETA for deciding against using real primates in his upcoming movie Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes. The filmmaker used computer-generated imagery (CGI) to depict the animals in the new sci-fi drama because he felt uncomfortable with the idea of employing live chimps for the movie.
An animal rights group said today it has contacted the Board of Supervisors to demand that elephant rides at the upcoming L.A. County Fair be canceled due to its fears that the animals are mistreated.
The circus is back in town and, along with it, the animal-rights activists who want people considering attending to stay away.
An animal rights group is calling tribal bear zoos "prisons" on a billboard targeted at tourists showing a little girl crying with a bloodied bandage on her hand.
Sarah Silverman may be known as a New Hampshire-bred funnygal, but she’s entirely serious about her mission to free sick elephants from the circus. Sarah just sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, calling on the government to remove four pachyderms in poor health from the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus.
Jillian Michaels is more than just a fitness guru and GoDaddy girl. The former trainer on The Biggest Loser is also an animal lover who is turning her passion into action and joining PETA to protest the Ringling Bros. circus. Michaels and throngs of others are disgusted by the horrible treatment of elephants in the circus and they plan to protest today to bring attention to their plight.
Activists were appalled to see real creatures in films like Mr. Popper's Penguins and Zookeeper alongside computerised doubles and now they're appealing to the stars in person, asking them to boycott films that feature performing animals. Letters have been sent to Carrey and Sandler as well as Steve Carell, Will Ferrell, and Ben Stiller - all of whom have starred in and/or produced films that featured wild animals
The Indianapolis Animal Care and Control is investigating a complaint filed against the UniverSoul Circus by the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, after video surfaced of a tiger, filmed on July 5, that appeared to have its paw caught underneath a cage door in Buffalo, N.Y.
PETA has sent a complaint to the Florida State Boxing Commission and the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation urging them to intervene to stop what the animal rights group is calling an illegal traveling kangaroo boxing act in the midst of a multi-city Florida tour.
You may remember our post a few days ago about the small alligator purchased by Arizona Cardinals defensive tackle Darnell Dockett(notes). Dockett bought the croc on a recent trip to Florida, and named him "Nino," according to his Twitter account.
The circus begins its four-day run Thursday. The show will feature an assortment of daredevil animal and clown acts. But not everyone is happy.
Animal rights activists are urging Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus to yank one of its prized elephants from its San Diego show after the US Department of Agriculture cited the circus for failure to properly treat and diagnose the elephant’s illness.
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.