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  • Jun
  • 28

What Will You Do If You See a Dog in a Hot Car This Summer?

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Picture this: It’s a warm summer day, and you’re on your way to a wedding. You’ve left yourself just enough time to stop at the mall to pick up a last-minute gift. But as you’re power-walking to the nearest entrance, you hear a stomach-turning sound: the muffled, frantic barks of a dog trapped inside a […]


  • Jun
  • 27

Live Hermit Crabs’ Shells Crushed, Hundreds Dead at Pet Trade Supplier

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A PETA investigation of a hermit crab dealer in Florida. A hermit crab out of his or her shell. The shells are brightly painted.

After receiving a disturbing tip about Brelean Corporation, a self-proclaimed supplier of captive hermit crabs to PetSmart, Petco, and other retailers, PETA took a closer look.


  • Jun
  • 24

Turn Your Garden into a Sanctuary for Birds and Butterflies

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Some may want to buy a birdfeeder, but if you place feeders out for the birds they can provide as many dangers as they can benefits and can also attract rats and mice as well as predators. Instead, it’s best to use living plants to help transform your back yard into a natural bird and […]


  • Jun
  • 23

Bringing Baby Home to Your Other ‘Baby’

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There are endless parenting blogs and books chock-full of advice and tips on introducing a young child to a newborn sibling. But how about introducing the real baby—your dog—to a new infant? When I was expecting my twins, I was in bed for most of my pregnancy because of intense nausea and vomiting. My dad […]


  • Jun
  • 22

The Fashion of the Future Is Here, and It’s Made of Cork

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Happy cow at SASHA Farm Sanctuary.

Most Prime readers probably already know that there’s nothing animal- or eco-friendly about leather. Buying leather bags, belts, jackets, or wallets means subjecting cows and other animals to the horrors of factory farms and slaughterhouses. And just like fur, leather is loaded with toxic chemicals to keep it from decomposing in the buyer’s closet. Who […]


  • Jun
  • 21

Your Dog Would Like You to Read This, Please …

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As a longtime PETA supporter and cofounder of Adopt-a-Pet.com, Amy Luwis is probably one of the most enthusiastic animal advocates you’re likely to meet. This author, cartoonist, and activist puts her words and edgy artistic talents into action for animals, and she’s created cartoons for PETA, the Doris Day Animal Foundation, and others. It’s safe […]


  • Jun
  • 20

Are Meat-Eaters Selfish?

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According to a study by an international team of researchers, your thoughts about marriage equality and racial justice could be linked to your affinity for steaks and sausages. In other words, if the idea of killing another living being for dinner doesn’t leave a bad taste in your mouth, then you’re probably not too bothered […]


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