These Photos of a Man Holding a Fish Funeral Are Going Viral

Written by Katherine Sullivan | January 12, 2018

A Texas man’s funeral for the two fish he’d kept as companions put Twitter in a frenzy. According to BuzzFeed, the young man decided to honor the two fish—Tiffany and Tori—with … read more

Photos: James Cromwell Honored at Private Awards-Season Bash at Sublime Restaurant & Bar

For Immediate Release:
January 12, 2018

Moira Colley 202-483-7382

Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. – Last night, at the height of awards season, film and television icon James Cromwell received PETA’s annual Hero to Animals Award for his lifetime of activism … read more

VIDEO: You’ll Never Get This Avocado Beat Out of Your Head

Posted on January 12, 2018

The documentary What the Health and the animal rights action-adventure Okja—both of which are available on Netflix—were released months ago, but the two films STILL have folks ditching meat, … read more

Good News! Swiss Gov’t Says Lobsters and Other Crustaceans Can’t Be Boiled Alive

Written by Katherine Sullivan | January 11, 2018

Switzerland has made it illegal to throw live lobsters into boiling water. They and other crustaceans must now be stunned and “comfortably numb” before they’re killed. The ban is part … read more

PETA Statement: Vatican Asked to Show Mercy and Nix Circus Show

For Immediate Release:
January 10, 2018

David Perle 202-483-7382

Norfolk, Va. – Below, please find a statement from PETA President Ingrid Newkirk in response to reports that the Vatican has arranged for more than 2,000 people to attend a … read more

Criminal Charges Filed Against Dissection Supplier Whose Workers Drowned Pigeons, Killed Crayfish

25 Counts of Cruelty to Animals Follow PETA Exposé of Bio Corporation

For Immediate Release:
January 10, 2018

Tasgola Bruner 202-483-7382

Alexandria, Minn.

The Alexandria City Attorney’s Office has filed criminal charges against Bio Corporation, whose workers were read more