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06

Feb

Will deceased chickens get roadside memorial?PETA wants to erect a 10-foot tombstone along a Georgia highway in memory of the fowl that perished there in an auto accident.

Will deceased chickens get roadside memorial?
PETA wants to erect a 10-foot tombstone along a Georgia highway in memory of the fowl that perished there in an auto accident.

18

Nov

South Dakota ranchers force Joan Jett to switch Macy’s floatsThe musician’s ties to animal advocacy and PETA reportedly upset some ranchers who felt she was not the right representation for the state.

South Dakota ranchers force Joan Jett to switch Macy’s floats
The musician’s ties to animal advocacy and PETA reportedly upset some ranchers who felt she was not the right representation for the state.

16

Sep

PETA labels Katy Perry’s ‘Roar’ video as ‘cruel to animals’The animal rights organization takes issue with the pop star’s use of live animals in her latest hit video.

PETA labels Katy Perry’s ‘Roar’ video as ‘cruel to animals’
The animal rights organization takes issue with the pop star’s use of live animals in her latest hit video.

25

Aug

'Real Housewife' stars in PETA ad to free captive whaleAdriana de Moura poses in a bathtub as part of a campaign to free Lolita the whale at the Miami Seaquarium.

'Real Housewife' stars in PETA ad to free captive whale
Adriana de Moura poses in a bathtub as part of a campaign to free Lolita the whale at the Miami Seaquarium.

05

Jul

PETA urges moviegoers to avoid ‘The Lone Ranger’Surprisingly, film critics are actually in agreement.

PETA urges moviegoers to avoid ‘The Lone Ranger’
Surprisingly, film critics are actually in agreement.

28

Jun

Dax Shepard declines PETA’s Sexiest Vegetarian awardActor and his wife actress Kristen Bell received the honor this week - but there’s only one problem: He’s no longer vegetarian.

Dax Shepard declines PETA’s Sexiest Vegetarian award
Actor and his wife actress Kristen Bell received the honor this week - but there’s only one problem: He’s no longer vegetarian.

08

Jun

Internet meme ‘Lil Bub’ fronts PETA campaign'World's cutest cat' promotes animal adoption, spaying and neutering for the animal rights organization.

Internet meme ‘Lil Bub’ fronts PETA campaign
'World's cutest cat' promotes animal adoption, spaying and neutering for the animal rights organization.

18

Apr

Kym Johnson of ‘Dancing With the Stars’ goes nude for PETA
The Australian ballroom dancer says getting naked for a cause is worth it if it ‘brings awareness to people.’

Kym Johnson of ‘Dancing With the Stars’ goes nude for PETA

The Australian ballroom dancer says getting naked for a cause is worth it if it ‘brings awareness to people.’

12

Apr

Military limits use of live animals in combat medic training
Goats, pigs and other animals die annually in training exercises. The military says the training saves lives, but activists argue that simulators are more effective.

Military limits use of live animals in combat medic training

Goats, pigs and other animals die annually in training exercises. The military says the training saves lives, but activists argue that simulators are more effective.

05

Mar

Assassin’s Creed 4 slammed by PETA for whaling element
Recently announced pirate-themed videogame called ‘disgraceful’ by the animal rights organization for glorifying whale hunts.

Assassin’s Creed 4 slammed by PETA for whaling element

Recently announced pirate-themed videogame called ‘disgraceful’ by the animal rights organization for glorifying whale hunts.