23 British Celebs Send Open Letter to Theresa May Demanding a Better Brexit Deal for Animals

23 British Celebs Send Open Letter to Theresa May Demanding a Better Brexit Deal for Animals Feb 26, 2019

This week, Prime Minister Theresa May received a letter from 23 of the UK’s biggest celebrities urging her to recognise animal sentience in law and warning that Brexit puts “the welfare of billions of animals at risk”. More
The Shelter Pet Project Launches New #AdoptPureLove Campaign Starring Olivia Munn

The Shelter Pet Project Launches New #AdoptPureLove Campaign Starring Olivia Munn Feb 19, 2019

Actress Olivia Munn can attest that nothing quite compares to the unconditional love of an adopted shelter pet. More
PETA Asks Flo Rida And Others To Not Perform At SeaWorld

PETA Asks Flo Rida And Others To Not Perform At SeaWorld Feb 15, 2019

After SeaWorld announced the musical lineup for its annual Seven Seas Food Festival, PETA began targeting the performers set to play (including Flo Rida, 98 Degrees, Lifehouse, Sugar Ray, and The Fray) with a series of memes featuring the artists’ own song lyrics — with a slight twist. More
Joanna Lumley, Evanna Lynch Send Valentine’s Plea to Free Lonely Elephant From Johannesburg Zoo

Joanna Lumley, Evanna Lynch Send Valentine’s Plea to Free Lonely Elephant From Johannesburg Zoo Feb 15, 2019

Celebrities Joanna Lumley, Evanna Lynch and Jan Leeming are pleading with Johannesburg zoo in South Africa to have a heart this Valentine’s day and agree to relocate to a sanctuary a 39-year old female elephant called Lammie who lives a lonely existence since her mate died in September. More
Victoria Beckham Bans Exotic Skins

Victoria Beckham Bans Exotic Skins Feb 15, 2019

Following years of urging by PETA U.K., fashion icon and designer Victoria Beckham has pledged to stop using exotic skins in her designs. More
Pamela Anderson’s Valentine’s Day Video Message

Pamela Anderson’s Valentine’s Day Video Message Feb 14, 2019

PETA Honorary Director Pamela Anderson's has revealed a sex tip in a new video on Twitter for Valentine’s Day: Vegans make better lovers. More
Rob Thomas And VNUE's set.fm Raise More Than $20K For Sidewalk Angels Foundation

Rob Thomas And VNUE's set.fm Raise More Than $20K For Sidewalk Angels Foundation Feb 7, 2019

After three sold out shows by international superstar Rob Thomas, VNUE announced today that it raised more than $20,000 for Sidewalk Angels Foundation from its instant live recordings at the Borgata Casino Music Box in Atlantic City, New Jersey. More
This is Us Star Tackles Dissection for PETA

This is Us Star Tackles Dissection for PETA Feb 7, 2019

School is back in session after the winter break, and This Is Us is back from its holiday hiatus — and 11-year-old star of the series Faithe Herman has a message for teenagers everywhere: Exercise your right to say “no” to dissection. More
Jane Goodall Launches The Jane Goodall Legacy Foundation

Jane Goodall Launches The Jane Goodall Legacy Foundation Jan 28, 2019

Jane Goodall, PhD, DBE, Founder of The Jane Goodall Institute and United Nations Messenger of Peace, launches the Jane Goodall Legacy Foundation. More
Luis Gerardo Mendez Says Family Is Family — Dogs Belong Indoors

Luis Gerardo Mendez Says Family Is Family — Dogs Belong Indoors Jan 28, 2019

Raising a toast to his dog, Tuba, Club de Cuervos star Luis Gerardo Méndez stars in a new ad for PETA Latino that proclaims, “Here’s to Family.” More
Miranda Lambert's MuttNation Foundation to Offer PetFirst Insurance

Miranda Lambert's MuttNation Foundation to Offer PetFirst Insurance Jan 22, 2019

PetFirst, a national pet insurance company headquartered in Jeffersonville, IN, has teamed up with MuttNation Foundation, a 501c3 nonprofit founded in 2009 by country superstar Miranda Lambert and her mom, Bev Lambert, to promote the adoption of rescue pets. More
Kate del Castillo Launches Anti-Violence PETA Campaign

Kate del Castillo Launches Anti-Violence PETA Campaign Jan 21, 2019

In a news conference held last week at PETA's Bob Barker Building in Los Angeles, TV superstar Kate del Castillo launched her new PETA campaign urging people to help prevent violence against humans by always reporting violence against animals. More
Black Panther's Danai Gurira Launches Anti-Poaching Campaign

Black Panther's Danai Gurira Launches Anti-Poaching Campaign Jan 11, 2019

Black Panther and Walking Dead star and award-winning playwright, Danai Gurira, has launched a campaign to support anti-poaching efforts and released a Black Panther message to address demand for rhino horn. More
Game of Thrones Star Jerome Flynn: The Vegan Revolution is Coming in 2019

Game of Thrones Star Jerome Flynn: The Vegan Revolution is Coming in 2019 Jan 10, 2019

Game of Thrones star Jerome Flynn — who plays Bronn in the hit series — has teamed up with PETA for a new video exposing the horrors of the meat and dairy industries, urging fans to leave cruelty off their plates in 2019 as many embark on their New Year’s resolutions. More
Stars Record PSA To Help Neglected Dogs

Stars Record PSA To Help Neglected Dogs Jan 10, 2019

To encourage people to keep their animal companions indoors throughout the winter and all year round, PETA is running a public service announcement starring Tom Hardy, Casey Affleck, and Priyanka Chopra in notoriously cold Detroit. More
New Film Teams Up With Humane Society Of The United States To Aid Veterans Through Human-Animal Bond

New Film Teams Up With Humane Society Of The United States To Aid Veterans Through Human-Animal Bond Dec 24, 2018

Last week, Sony Pictures Entertainment and The Humane Society of the United States kicked off their collaboration at an advance screening of A Dog’s Way Home for veterans and their families in the DC area. More
Cloris Leachman Gets Candid In New PETA Pro-Vegetarian Holiday Ad

Cloris Leachman Gets Candid In New PETA Pro-Vegetarian Holiday Ad Dec 24, 2018

As families prepare their holiday menus, Oscar winner Cloris Leachman cuddles up to a rescued turkey named Frank in a brand-new ad for PETA that proclaims, “Give Thanks and Go Vegetarian.” More
Superstar Violinist Vanessa-Mae Receives Prestigious Lord Houghton Animal Welfare Award

Superstar Violinist Vanessa-Mae Receives Prestigious Lord Houghton Animal Welfare Award Dec 21, 2018

Cruelty Free International has presented international superstar violinist Vanessa-Mae with the Lord Houghton Award in recognition of her service and contribution to animal welfare. More
PETA Will Continue Penny Marshall’s Fight for Dogs

PETA Will Continue Penny Marshall’s Fight for Dogs Dec 19, 2018

PETA President Ingrid Newkirk has made the following statement regarding the death of Penny Marshall: More
George Lopez: Give Animals the Gift of a Loving Home — Always Adopt, Never Buy

George Lopez: Give Animals the Gift of a Loving Home — Always Adopt, Never Buy Dec 19, 2018

Just in time for the gift-giving season, TV icon George Lopez is taking aim at people who purchase dogs from pet stores or breeders in a new video for PETA. More
Martha Stewart and Payless Nab PETA Award for Vegan Shoe Collection

Martha Stewart and Payless Nab PETA Award for Vegan Shoe Collection Dec 18, 2018

A Compassionate Collaboration Award is on its way from PETA to Martha Stewart and Payless, whose new “Martha Everyday” footwear line is made with 100 percent vegan leather. More
Mark Rylance's Plea to Tourists: Bear Shows Are Torture — Stay Away

Mark Rylance's Plea to Tourists: Bear Shows Are Torture — Stay Away Dec 17, 2018

“Wherever you see bears performing, they’re suffering,” says Oscar winner Sir Mark Rylance in a new PETA video that details how traveling shows torment bears, from chaining and muzzling them to preventing them from digging, roaming, hibernating, and doing anything else that’s natural and important to them. More
Lewis Hamilton Named PETA U.K.’s 2018 Person of the Year

Lewis Hamilton Named PETA U.K.’s 2018 Person of the Year Dec 11, 2018

Just weeks after being crowned a five-time world champion, Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton has added another impressive accolade to his growing collection: PETA U.K.’s 2018 Person of the Year Award. More
Aquaman’s Patrick Wilson Wants You To Be An Ocean Hero

Aquaman’s Patrick Wilson Wants You To Be An Ocean Hero Dec 11, 2018

Patrick Wilson who stars as Orm/Ocean Master in Aquaman has joined with Oceana to ask for everyone’s help in protecting the world’s oceans in a new public service announcement. More
Pete Wicks Is Trapped And Bloody In New Charity Campaign To Ban Fur

Pete Wicks Is Trapped And Bloody In New Charity Campaign To Ban Fur Dec 10, 2018

The Only Way is Essex star Pete Wicks poses trapped and bloody in a series of striking photos and videos by renowned photographer Trevor Leighton to support animal charity Humane Society International UK’s Fur-Free Britain campaign. More
Ashley Greene Supporting the ASPCA in Disaster Relief Efforts

Ashley Greene Supporting the ASPCA in Disaster Relief Efforts Dec 7, 2018

This past Sunday, Dec. 2, Ashley Greene deployed to Northern California to assist the ASPCA in their efforts to help animals affected by the Camp Fire. More
Penélope Cruz and PETA Urge Shoppers to Ditch Fur in New Christmas Ad Campaign

Penélope Cruz and PETA Urge Shoppers to Ditch Fur in New Christmas Ad Campaign Dec 7, 2018

Posing with a feline friend, Oscar winner and fashion icon Penélope Cruz has reunited with PETA for a new ad that proclaims, “Make Us Purr. Don’t Wear Fur.” More
Lily Tomlin Wants American Veterinary Medical Association to Protect Greyhounds From Blood Banks

Lily Tomlin Wants American Veterinary Medical Association to Protect Greyhounds From Blood Banks Dec 6, 2018

This week, Emmy winner Lily Tomlin sent a letter on PETA's behalf to the heads of the Illinois-based American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) urging them to act in response to PETA’s recent eyewitness exposé of Hemopet, a canine blood bank and sham rescue facility that warehouses approximately 200 greyhounds bred for and discarded by the racing industry. More
North Shore Animal League America's Get Your Rescue On Gala Rocks New York City

North Shore Animal League America's Get Your Rescue On Gala Rocks New York City Dec 4, 2018

North Shore Animal League America, the world’s largest no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization, celebrated another year of animal rescue work at its annual Get Your Rescue On Gala on Friday, November 30th at Pier 60 At Chelsea Piers. More
Jillian Michaels Calls For New Home For Stanley The Giraffe

Jillian Michaels Calls For New Home For Stanley The Giraffe Nov 26, 2018

Jillian Michaels — who lost her home in Malibu’s Woolsey fire — sent a letter on PETA's behalf asking Malibu Wine Safaris to transfer Stanley the giraffe to a reputable facility, noting that the roadside zoo doesn’t meet his complex needs and can’t ensure his protection during fires, which have become a regular occurrence in Malibu. More