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  • McCoy Among Top-Five Vegetarian-Friendly Ballparks

    McCoy Among Top-Five Vegetarian-Friendly Ballparks
    Baseball season is in full swing, and that means it's time for PETA's ranking of the Top Five Vegetarian-Friendly AAA Minor League Ballparks. And there's good news for Pawtucket Red Sox fans: McCoy Stadium has taken the number three spot on PETA's list.
  • US and Australian wool industries exposed in shocking video

    US and Australian wool industries exposed in shocking video
    PETA has released shocking footage captured during an undercover investigation which it says shows the violent abuse of sheep across the US and Australia.
  • PETA targets Aus woolgrowers

    PETA targets Aus woolgrowers
    UPDATED 2pm: WOOL Producers Australia says the behaviour shown by shearers in a PETA video is ?unacceptable and unsupportable?.
  • AT&T Park ranked most vegetarian-friendly ballpark by PETA

    AT&T Park ranked most vegetarian-friendly ballpark by PETA
    by Bay City News San Francisco's AT&T Park has reclaimed its position as the most vegetarian-friendly ballpark in the nation, according to an annual survey of Major League Baseball stadiums by the group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. "While the Giants battle it out for the top spot in the National League standings, AT&T Park's vegetarian concessions have sent the stadium soaring ...
  • PETA challenges new Possum Drop law

    PETA challenges new Possum Drop law
    People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has filed another lawsuit in its effort to stop the use of a wild opossum as part of a New Year's Eve celebration in the North Carolina mountains.
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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.
 
 
 
 
  • 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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