PETA Announces First-Ever Oscats Awards

PETA Announces First-Ever Oscats Awards Feb 27, 2018

In the height of awards season, PETA's Animals in Film and Television Division is announcing its first-ever Oscats awards, honoring the movies and stars in 2017 who promoted kindness to animals through positive story lines and the use of computer-generated imagery (CGI). More
Stars To Help Farm Sanctuary Celebrate 30 Years

Stars To Help Farm Sanctuary Celebrate 30 Years Sep 29, 2016

Farm Sanctuary, with co-chairs, Tracey Stewart and Emily Deschanel, will host their annual Gala at the renowned Beverly Wilshire Hotel on November 12th to celebrate 30 years of rescue, education and advocacy for farm animals, the largest population of abused animals on Earth. More
Ryan Gosling Urges Supermarket To Get Chickens Out Of Cages

Ryan Gosling Urges Supermarket To Get Chickens Out Of Cages Jun 24, 2015

Following a Humane Society of the United States undercover investigation, Ryan Gosling has written to the chief executive officer of Costco Wholesale Corporation urging the supermarket leader to eliminate the cage confinement of chickens from the company’s egg supply chain. More
Vampire Diaries' Paul Wesley Wants To Uncage Pigs

Vampire Diaries' Paul Wesley Wants To Uncage Pigs Feb 17, 2014

The Vampire Diaries star Paul Wesley has written a letter urging pork industry giant Seaboard Corporation to end its use of controversial and inhumane gestation crates. More
Ryan Gosling Pens Article On Pigs In Small Cages

Ryan Gosling Pens Article On Pigs In Small Cages Jul 12, 2013

Ryan Gosling has spoken out about keeping pigs in small cages in an article he wrote for The Globe and Mail. More
Ryan Gosling Speaks Out Against Cattle Dehorning

Ryan Gosling Speaks Out Against Cattle Dehorning Apr 5, 2013

Oscar-nominated actor Ryan Gosling has just sent a letter on PETA's behalf to the National Milk Producers Federation urging officials to require dairy farmers to begin phasing out "dehorning"—a painful process in which calves have their horns gouged out or sensitive horn tissue burned out of their heads. More
Glee's Kevin McHale Roots For The Underdog

Glee's Kevin McHale Roots For The Underdog Sep 10, 2012

With Glee headed into its fourth season, glee-club member, Artie Abrams, played by Kevin McHale, is encouraging everyone to root for the underdog – that is, for dogs and cats awaiting homes in animal shelters. More
Celebrities Speak Out: Walmart Pork Is Cruelty On A Fork

Celebrities Speak Out: Walmart Pork Is Cruelty On A Fork Aug 23, 2012

Hollywood stars are squealing mad over Walmart’s treatment of pigs after an undercover investigation exposed rampant cruelty to animals at a factory farm supplying pork to the retail giant. More
Stars Say No To McDonald's Chicken Cruelty

Stars Say No To McDonald's Chicken Cruelty Dec 21, 2011

A number of celebrities have written a letter to McDonald’s on behalf of Mercy For Animals, crying foul over the fast food giant’s treatment of egg-laying hens. More
Celebrities Remember 9/11 Ten Years On

Celebrities Remember 9/11 Ten Years On Sep 11, 2011

Celebrities from around the world took time out this weekend to reflect on the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks, using Twitter and other media outlets to commemorate the event. More
Ryan Gosling Makes Charity Trip To Eastern Congo

Ryan Gosling Makes Charity Trip To Eastern Congo Apr 28, 2011

Actor and activist Ryan Gosling recently traveled with the ENOUGH Project to eastern Congo to witness first-hand the effects of war there. More
Little Black Dress Wines Launch Annual Celebrity Charity Auction

Little Black Dress Wines Launch Annual Celebrity Charity Auction Jan 13, 2011

Little Black Dress Wines kicks off another year supporting two great charities – Dress for Success and Clothes Off Our Back – through its annual celebrity little black dress and autographed wine bottle auctions. More
Celebrities Donate Gifts That Give Twice For Charity

Celebrities Donate Gifts That Give Twice For Charity Nov 22, 2010

Charitybuzz.com, the leading destination for online charity auctions, presents its second annual Gifts That Give Twice Holiday Auction, featuring hundreds of once-in-a-lifetime celebrity and luxury experiences to benefit more than 50 nonprofit organizations. More
Stars Sign Classic Games For Charity Auction

Stars Sign Classic Games For Charity Auction Sep 30, 2010

Toy giant Mattel Inc has been joined by a host of celebrity fans in its new charity auction. More
Ryan Gosling Speaks Out About Chicken Slaughter

Ryan Gosling Speaks Out About Chicken Slaughter Mar 12, 2010

Actor Ryan Gosling has spoken out against inhumane chicken slaughter practices by sending a letter on behalf of PETA to McDonalds CEO, Jim Skinner. More
Pete Wentz Comes To The Rescue

Pete Wentz Comes To The Rescue Apr 27, 2009

Fall Out Boy's Peter Wentz played a special gig in Washington DC on Saturday, April 25, to raise money and awareness of Invisible Children, and blogged in the Huffington Post about why the cause is so close to his heart. More
Stars Call On Their Heroes To Join Rally

Stars Call On Their Heroes To Join Rally Apr 14, 2009

Good Charlotte singer Joel Madden has joined a video campaign organized by the Invisible Children organization to raise awareness of The Rescue, a global rally that takes place on 25 April. More