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  • PETA trying again for vote on retiring whales

    PETA trying again for vote on retiring whales
    For the second year in a row, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is trying to get SeaWorld shareholders to vote on a resolution urging the company to retire its killer whales to "coastal sanctuaries."
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    A saddened resident has started a campaign for dog owners to clear up after their pets at a Newquay graveyard after being left disgusted by the amount of mess there when he visits a family member?s grave.
  • PETA links deli meat to dead man Peter Wald in proposed ad

    PETA links deli meat to dead man Peter Wald in proposed ad
    Controversial animal rights group PETA is proposing a new billboard in Hamilton linked to the case of a local family that lived with their husband and father?s corpse in a home for months.
  • Terminally Ill 'Simpsons' Producer Sam Simon Secretly Saved Racehorse

    Terminally Ill 'Simpsons' Producer Sam Simon Secretly Saved Racehorse
    The animal-rights activist, who's giving away his fortune, spent a reported $60,000 to rescue what PETA told him was an abused thoroughbred. read more
  • Did PETA Go Too Far With This Advertisement?

    Did PETA Go Too Far With This Advertisement?
    The animal rights group PETA is known for pulling controversial stunts in order to get attention, but some people in the U.K. are outraged over their latest attempt to get people to go vegan. Ryot reports that the group had a giant billboard erected in Nottingham which depicted sexual imagery. The NSFW image on the Did PETA Go Too Far With This Advertisement? is an article from: The Inquisitr News
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  • Pamela Anderson's Provocative New Vegetarian Ad

    Pamela Anderson's Provocative New Vegetarian Ad
    Baring some serious skin, Pamela Anderson shows that all animals have the same parts and encourages people to ditch meat and go vegetarian.
  • 2010's Sexiest Vegetarian Celebrities Are ...

    2010's Sexiest Vegetarian Celebrities Are ...
    Thousands participated in PETA's 2010 Sexiest Vegetarian Celebrities poll by voting for these Hollywood hotties with big hearts. Were your favorite stars chosen? Find out who captured this year's title.
  • Cloris Leachman Promotes Safe Sex

    Cloris Leachman Promotes Safe Sex
    Actor Cloris Leachman explains why condoms won't work for those who need it most--dogs and cats--in her new video for PETA.
  • Jane Lynch of 'Glee' Says Spay or Neuter Your Animals

    Jane Lynch of 'Glee' Says Spay or Neuter Your Animals
    Actor Jane Lynch takes on the issue of animal overpopulation in her new video for PETA. Watch her funny video, which has a serious message, now.
  • Help Olivia Munn Free Captive Elephants

    Help Olivia Munn Free Captive Elephants
    In her sexy new ad for PETA, actor and host of 'Attack of the Show!' Olivia Munn promotes a natural life for elephants and asks fans to boycott the circus.
 
 
  • Scottish SPCA All Updates
  • Hat's not a parrot!

    Hat's not a parrot!
    The Scottish SPCA was called out to rescue an injured parrot in Aberdeen - only to discover it was a Christmas hat.
  • Life ban for starving two dogs

    Life ban for starving two dogs
    An East Lothian man who allowed his two dogs to become half their ideal weight has been convicted following a Scottish SPCA investigation. Warning, one of the images is likely to cause distress.
  • Help hedgehogs this winter

    Help hedgehogs this winter
    The Scottish SPCA is asking members of the public to call its animal helpline if they find a hedgehog this winter.
  • Scottish SPCA's 175th anniversary

    Scottish SPCA's 175th anniversary
    Today marks the Scottish SPCA's 175th anniversary, a milestone every one of our supporters, staff and volunteers can be incredibly proud of.
  • Life ban for Aberdeenshire dog owner

    Life ban for Aberdeenshire dog owner
    Following a Scottish SPCA investigation, an Aberdeenshire man has been banned from owning dogs for life after failing to properly feed his pet to the point her bones were clearly visible.
 
 
  • About.com Animal Rights
  • Farewell

    Farewell
    Vegetable Heart

    After six years as the Guide to Animal Rights for About.com, it's time for me to move on.

    This position has given me an amazing platform to talk to the world about animal rights - a subject that I am deeply passionate about. I will continue advocating for animals, as an activist and as an attorney.

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  • Animal Protection Groups Pay $15.75 Million to Ringling Bros. to Settle Lawsuit

    Animal Protection Groups Pay $15.75 Million to Ringling Bros. to Settle Lawsuit
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    The Humane Society of the US, a law firm, and several other animal protection groups have paid Ringling Bros. $15.75 million to settle a lawsuit in which Ringling Bros. accused the groups of filing a frivolous lawsuit and of racketeering under the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO). According to the Washington Post, "Wayne Pacelle, president and chief executive of the Humane Society of the United States, said the settlement is covered by insurance and no donor money will go to Feld." According to Feld Entertainment Inc....

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  • Minnesota Passes Beagle Freedom Law

    Minnesota Passes Beagle Freedom Law

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    Minnesota has passed the world's first law that requires laboratories to adopt out healthy dogs and cats after the research is over. The Beagle Freedom Project rescues beagles used in experiments and adopts them out to loving homes. Of all dog breeds, beagles are the most commonly used by laboratories because of their docile temperament. The Beagle Freedom Project is pursuing similar legislation in California (AB 2431) and New York (S7475).

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  • Speciesist Culture

    Speciesist Culture
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    Let's be clear. You might disagree with another animal activist's tactics or campaigns. You may even believe that what they are doing is counterproductive. But do not blame the exploitation of animals on an activist who is trying to save them. That blame lies with the people who breed, buy, sell, slaughter, eat, experiment on, torture, whip, skin, imprison, wear, and kill the animals.

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  • India to Ban Cosmetics Tested on Animals

    India to Ban Cosmetics Tested on Animals

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    India is expected to soon pass a law banning the testing of cosmetics on animals, and is considering a ban on the importation of cosmetics tested on animals.

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