Burrowing owls, coyotes, and other animals can suffer from burns and potentially fatal respiratory issues from so-called „gassing.“ It’s also used in „rattlesnake roundups,“ in which sleeping snakes are forced from their homes, confined to barrels for weeks, and then killed.
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For the first time in centuries, not a single Norwegian boat is heading out to kill seals this winter. However, with Canada’s annual commercial seal slaughter set to begin in a couple of months, seals still desperately need our help.
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There are only a few days left before the end of our annual Membership Drive. There’s not a moment to waste. Renew your PETA membership now and stand up for animals everywhere this year!
Following public outrage over the release of a disturbing viral video showing a terrified dog who was forced into rushing water on set, the Hollywood premiere of A Dog’s Purpose was canceled. The dog came from Birds & Animals Unlimited, where an eyewitness recently documented the chronic neglect of animals used in the film and television industries. Share the video now to let everyone know to avoid the film.
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The Miami Seaquarium has held the orca Lolita captive for decades. World-renowned actor and animal rights activist Kate del Castillo shows why it’s so urgent for her to be retired to a sanctuary immediately.
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See the shocking video footage allegedly captured inside Indonesia’s Bandung Zoo showing underweight captive sun bears—their ribs protruding—begging tourists for food.
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More than 24 horses die on tracks every week in the U.S.—take action to help encourage more oversight and enforcement of illegal drug use and legal drug misuse in the American horse-racing industry.
Following thousands of actions taken by PETA supporters, Destination Coupons agreed to stop offering coupons for the Miami Seaquarium—a park that confines Lolita to the smallest, oldest orca tank in the world. Be a part of the next victory by taking action on PETA’s urgent alerts today.
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The Chinese Food and Drug Administration—which previously required that all imported and some domestically produced cosmetics be tested on animals—has just taken steps to change the process for certain cosmetics, potentially saving countless animals from deadly tests.
http://www.peta.org/blog/beginning-end-chinas-cosmetics-tests-animals/HOW YOU CAN HELP
Vegan fashion is on the rise, and popular retailers such as Nasty Gal and Free People have started marketing vegan leather. Now, Birkenstock is joining the revolution with its vegan leather sandals.
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