Category Archives: All about food

PETA Statement on New Exotic-Animal Ban

For Immediate Release:
June 19, 2018

Contact:
David Perle 202-483-7382

Hillsboro, Ore.

Please see the following statement from PETA Foundation Director of Captive Animal Law Enforcement Brittany Peet regarding Washington County’s newly passed exotic-animal ordinance, which will ban exotic animals read more

Montréal Moves to Ban Archaic Horse-Drawn Carriages

Written by Zachary Toliver | June 19, 2018

In a move to join a more compassionate 21st century, the city of Montréal in Québec, Canada, has moved to ban all horse-drawn carriages!

Several Thoroughbred horses looking at camera

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The calèche industry has … read more

Two Dogs Stabbed, Dragged Along Pavement—PETA Joins Search for Culprits

Written by Katherine Sullivan | June 18, 2018

Late last month, an injured dog named Lexi was found in the Lilly Grove subdivision of Princeton, West Virginia. She had a stab wound on her side, read more

New SeaWorld Exec Urged to Embrace Seaside Sanctuary Strategy

PETA Calls On Former Affinity Gaming Powerhouse Walter Bogumil to Save SeaWorld’s Sinking Ship by Ending Park’s Use of Animals

For Immediate Release:
June 18, 2018

Contact:
David Perle 202-483-7382

Orlando, Fla. – As Walter Bogumil takes over as chief … read more

Bear Display During World Cup Prompts PETA Germany Action

Mayor of Moscow Urged to Confiscate Bear, Send Animal to Reputable Sanctuary

For Immediate Release:
June 15, 2018

Contact:
David Perle 202-483-7382

Moscow – In the wake of a video showing a bear being driven through the streets of Moscow … read more

This Experimenter Is Trying to Justify Hurting Animals—We Took Her On

There is no defending experimenter Tania Roth’s abuse of rats. But she’s trying anyway.

Since 2000, Roth—now at the University of Delaware—has been abusing rats in psychologically distressing and painful experiments. Some of her twisted methods include forcing alcohol down … read more