Lily Tomlin To Headline Comedy Event To Benefit Voice For The Animals Foundation

Lily Tomlin To Headline Comedy Event To Benefit Voice For The Animals Foundation Mar 23, 2017

Emmy and Tony-winning, Academy Award-nominated actress and animal advocate Lily Tomlin (Grace and Frankie) joins actress June Diane Raphael (Grace and Frankie) and other comedic guests to bring the laughs to “Wait Wait…Don’t Kill Me!,” a night of unforgettable comedy and entertainment benefiting Voice For The Animals Foundation (VFTA) that will hilariously take on the year in animal news, views and other topical animal events. More
Joaquin Phoenix Narrates Undercover Investigation Video Exposing Unethical Treatment Of Lab Animals

Joaquin Phoenix Narrates Undercover Investigation Video Exposing Unethical Treatment Of Lab Animals Mar 20, 2017

International nonprofit Last Chance for Animals (“LCA”) has released an explosive undercover investigation that exposes the extreme abuse of laboratory animals at one of North America’s largest Contract Research Organizations. More
Adrian Grenier Wants You To Stop Sucking

Adrian Grenier Wants You To Stop Sucking Mar 13, 2017

Adrian Grenier wants you to stop sucking – and save the oceans. More
Pamela Anderson Celebrates Swiss Seal-Fur Ban

Pamela Anderson Celebrates Swiss Seal-Fur Ban Mar 9, 2017

As of April 1, products from Canada’s commercial seal slaughter will be illegal in Switzerland — and PETA Honorary Director Pamela Anderson, who wrote to Swiss officials when the ban was set in motion in 2014, is celebrating the move. More
ASPCA To Host 20th Anniversary Bergh Ball

ASPCA To Host 20th Anniversary Bergh Ball Mar 3, 2017

The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) announced it will honor longtime Board Member and supporter Linda Lloyd Lambert at the annual ASPCA Bergh Ball on April 20, 2017 at The Plaza Hotel (770 Fifth Ave.). More
Lisa Edelstein Wants A Vegan Schmear At Einstein Bros.

Lisa Edelstein Wants A Vegan Schmear At Einstein Bros. Feb 27, 2017

With vegan options available everywhere from Starbucks to Ben & Jerry’s to Peet’s Coffee & Tea, House and Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce star Lisa Edelstein recently sent a letter on PETA’s behalf calling on Einstein Noah Restaurant Group to get in on the action by adding dairy-free cream cheese to Einstein Bros. Bagels’ menu. More
Casey Affleck Exposes Cruelty In Circuses

Casey Affleck Exposes Cruelty In Circuses Feb 24, 2017

Fresh from his Golden Globe and BAFTA wins for Manchester by the Sea, Casey Affleck has teamed up with PETA for a new video calling on families to avoid circuses that use live animals. More
Jim Davis And Garfield Help Shelter Pet Project

Jim Davis And Garfield Help Shelter Pet Project Feb 21, 2017

The Humane Society of the United States’ All Animals Magazine has featured an interview with Garfield creator Jim Davis about his support of the Shelter Pet Project, a public service ad campaign focused on spreading the word that pets in shelters are wonderful and lovable, and encouraging potential adopters to consider the shelter as the first place to look when acquiring a “new best friend.” More
John Stamos Features In Dog Adoption Campaign

John Stamos Features In Dog Adoption Campaign Feb 16, 2017

John Stamos is getting a big kiss — from a canine pal! It’s all part of the Scream Queens star’s new PETA campaign, which proclaims, “Adoption Is Love. Begin a Lifelong Friendship at Your Local Animal Shelter.” More
Alan Cumming Honored With PETA's Humanitarian Award

Alan Cumming Honored With PETA's Humanitarian Award Feb 14, 2017

Alan Cumming was presented with PETA's Humanitarian Award at a special bash on Sunday at South Florida’s gourmet vegan eatery, Sublime Restaurant & Bar. More
Stars Speak Up For Dogs In New Star-Studded PETA Video

Stars Speak Up For Dogs In New Star-Studded PETA Video Feb 10, 2017

Actors Tom Hardy, Casey Affleck, Priyanka Chopra, and Edie Falco are among the stars giving voice to local dogs in a new PETA video that encourages people to keep their animal companions indoors. More
Alan Cumming Urges Seaquarium To Free Lolita

Alan Cumming Urges Seaquarium To Free Lolita Feb 9, 2017

Tony Award winner Alan Cumming, who will perform at Miami’s Knight Concert Hall on Friday, is speaking up for “another individual performing in the area — but against her will.” More
Born Free USA, Ian Somerhalder Foundation Repurpose Fur For Animals In Need

Born Free USA, Ian Somerhalder Foundation Repurpose Fur For Animals In Need Feb 7, 2017

On January 28 at Noah’s Ark Animal Sanctuary in Locust Grove, Georgia, Born Free USA and the Ian Somerhalder Foundation (ISF) collaborated for their first joint animal welfare event: a youth initiative called “Give it Back!” More
Duchess Of Cornwall Named New Royal Patron Of Battersea Dogs And Cats Home

Duchess Of Cornwall Named New Royal Patron Of Battersea Dogs And Cats Home Feb 7, 2017

The Duchess of Cornwall visited Battersea Dogs & Cats Home Old Windsor centre last week as Her Royal Highness was announced as the charity’s new Royal Patron, taking over from Her Majesty The Queen. More
Kevin Smith And Daughter Harley Quinn Smith Talk Compassionate Meals

Kevin Smith And Daughter Harley Quinn Smith Talk Compassionate Meals Feb 1, 2017

In a funny and sweet new video, actress Harley Quinn Smith takes her filmmaker father Kevin Smith, an avowed meat lover, out for a #CompassionateMeal at plant-based restaurant Doomie’s Home Cookin’ in Los Angeles to show him that “vegan food can be just as good as non-vegan food” and to have a heart-to-heart conversation about why she decided to “go all the way” for animals. More
Charities Pay Tribute To Mary Tyler Moore

Charities Pay Tribute To Mary Tyler Moore Jan 26, 2017

PETA has released the following statement on the animal activism of Mary Tyler Moore, who passed away this week. More
Pamela Anderson Delivers Warm Vegan Hats And Gloves To Refugees

Pamela Anderson Delivers Warm Vegan Hats And Gloves To Refugees Jan 26, 2017

PETA took a special ambassador to a Dunkirk refugee camp today: Pamela Anderson, who delivered warm vegan hats and gloves, along with hundreds of animal-themed activity books and coloured pencils, to children who have been forced to flee their home countries. More
Paul O’Grady Reacts To Court Decision As Yorkshire Beagle Breeding Farm Given Green Light

Paul O’Grady Reacts To Court Decision As Yorkshire Beagle Breeding Farm Given Green Light Jan 25, 2017

Paul O'Grady, TV presenter & star of the popular TV show ‘For the Love of Dogs’, has condemned a Court of Appeal decision denying Cruelty Free International permission to appeal a High Court ruling which paves the way for the expansion of a beagle breeding facility in East Yorkshire. More
Pamela Anderson And Mary Matalin Host PETA’s Bipartisan Bash

Pamela Anderson And Mary Matalin Host PETA’s Bipartisan Bash Jan 24, 2017

Pamela Anderson and Mary Matalin hosted PETA's bipartisan bash on the eve of the presidential inauguration. More
A Huge Success For Concert For America: Stand Up, Sing Out!

A Huge Success For Concert For America: Stand Up, Sing Out! Jan 23, 2017

Concert for America: Stand Up, Sing Out! brought together artists from Broadway, TV and beyond to spread a message of unity and hope during the weekend at Town Hall. More
Kate del Castillo Calls For Orca Lolita To Be Set Free

Kate del Castillo Calls For Orca Lolita To Be Set Free Jan 23, 2017

On the heels of Ringling Bros.’ announcement that it’ll shut down its operation in May as well as the death of Tilikum, the subject of the documentary Blackfish, at SeaWorld Orlando after languishing in captivity for 33 years, actor Kate del Castillo is teaming up with PETA to urge the Miami Seaquarium to see the writing on the wall and return the captive orca Lolita to the ocean, where she was seized from her family over four decades ago. More
Additional Performers Added To Concert For America: Stand Up, Sing Out!

Additional Performers Added To Concert For America: Stand Up, Sing Out! Jan 20, 2017

Concert for America: Stand Up, Sing Out! has announced the full cast of artists and creators who will perform at the first concert of the monthly series, taking place today, January 20th, at The Town Hall in New York City at 3:00pm EST. More
PETA To Host Animals' Party Tonight

PETA To Host Animals' Party Tonight Jan 19, 2017

Pamela Anderson, who recently called on President Barack Obama to pardon Julian Assange, and conservative political strategist Mary Matalin, who helped PETA defeat numerous “ag-gag” laws, will welcome D.C.‘s movers and shakers across party lines the night before the inauguration at the Animals’ Party, which will celebrate members of Congress involved in animal protection. More
Maggie Q To Confront Canada Goose At Company Headquarters

Maggie Q To Confront Canada Goose At Company Headquarters Jan 16, 2017

Designated Survivor star Maggie Q will lead PETA supporters in a spirited “bloody” protest against Canada Goose’s fur-trimmed and feather-filled jackets outside the company’s Toronto headquarters on Monday. More
D.R.A.M. Inspires Fans To Love Their Greens

D.R.A.M. Inspires Fans To Love Their Greens Jan 12, 2017

PETA has teamed up with chart-topping superstar D.R.A.M. for a never-before-seen “outtake” from the music video for his Grammy-nominated song, “Broccoli” — and it brings a whole new meaning to the word “greenery.” More
Brigitte Bardot Joins European Animal Groups To Urge Air France To Stop Transporting Monkeys For Research

Brigitte Bardot Joins European Animal Groups To Urge Air France To Stop Transporting Monkeys For Research Jan 11, 2017

Brigitte Bardot has joined the European Coalition to End Animal Experiments (ECEAE), a coalition of leading animal protection organisations from across Europe, in calling on Air France to end its involvement in the cruel trade of monkeys for research. More
Sir Roger Moore Urges British Prime Minister To Ban Wild-Animal Circuses

Sir Roger Moore Urges British Prime Minister To Ban Wild-Animal Circuses Jan 10, 2017

In a moving article written on behalf of PETA, Sir Roger Moore – the beloved actor, humanitarian, and animal advocate – urges Prime Minister Theresa May to introduce legislation banning wild-animal circuses. More
Tickets On Sale For Concert For America: Stand Up, Sing Out!

Tickets On Sale For Concert For America: Stand Up, Sing Out! Jan 9, 2017

Tickets are now on sale for Concert for America: Stand Up, Sing Out!, the first of a monthly benefit concert series with Broadway, TV, film and recording stars that will debut at The Town Hall on Friday, January 20, 2017, at 3:00pm. More
How Long Can Laura Vandervoort Last Locked Inside A Freezer?

How Long Can Laura Vandervoort Last Locked Inside A Freezer? Jan 9, 2017

Bitten star Laura Vandervoort has teamed up with PETA for a new video that calls attention to the plight of “backyard dogs” who are chained up outside to shiver all winter long, sometimes year after year for their entire lives. More
Alicia Keys Envisions An End To AIDS In Empowering Africa Campaign

Alicia Keys Envisions An End To AIDS In Empowering Africa Campaign Jan 9, 2017

Africa contains 16% of the world’s population, and has over 30% of the world’s remaining natural resources, yet it is also the poorest and most underdeveloped continent. More