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  • Nov
  • 4

As the Netherlands phases out animal experimentation, will other countries follow?

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In a groundbreaking move, the Dutch government recently announced that it is working to end all experiments on animals. The Netherlands had already passed a motion in Parliament to phase out experiments on nonhuman primates, and now its goal is to be using only human-relevant, non-animal testing methods by 2025. PETA UK scientists have met with […]

  • Oct
  • 20

I Want Candy!

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When I was a kid, candy was my favorite food group. Lollipops, gummy bears, taffy, jelly beans—you name it. If it had sugar in it, I would eat it, no questions asked. Now that I’m vegan and (ahem) a little older, my palate is a bit more sophisticated. But just because I’ve traded in candy […]

  • Oct
  • 11

Animal-Friendly and Affordable? It’s in the Bag!

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jean & jax

Shoppers looking for luxury, leather-free handbags for fall—minus the hefty price tag that typically accompanies designer originals—have a new option. Shop the fall collection from PETA Business Friend, jeane & jax—featuring double-zip wallets, fringe cross-body bags, fold-over clutches with chain trim, quilted totes, and more—online. jeane & jax founder and designer Silvia Gallo explains that her company […]

  • Sep
  • 29

4 Inspiring Quotes From ‘A Plea for the Animals’

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Matthieu Ricard’s new book, A Plea for the Animals, is an eloquent and impassioned appeal to humans to extend respect and compassion to all living beings, without limits. As Ricard stresses throughout his book, if we truly believe in kindness and ethical conduct, then the “right to live and not suffer cannot be the exclusive […]

  • Aug
  • 12

7 Must-Have Vegan Cookbooks

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Robertos cooking

When I stopped eating animals more than 25 years ago, many vegan cookbooks (when you could even find them) were a little uninspiring. They often seemed to have one goal: convince meat-eaters that they could still enjoy their favorite carnivorous dishes, with a few substitutions. I like “fish” tacos and Philly cheesesteaks as much as […]

  • Aug
  • 10

How Cats Can Teach Us to Live With Mindfulness and Joy

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Ingrid King, founder of the award-winning blog The Conscious Cat, believes that “animals come into our lives to teach us. First and foremost, they teach us about unconditional love. But they also teach us to stretch and grow, to reach beyond our self-imposed limits, and to expand our consciousness.” In her new book, Purrs of […]

  • Jul
  • 29

Prime Contest: Win Some Bling for Your Best Friend

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best friends

Claire Chew believes that we should “cherish, celebrate and commemorate” the animals in our lives, and she started her company, Luxepets, in honor of her beloved dog Sophie to help clients do just that. For fashionable four-legged friends, Luxepets offers an array of whimsical charms and ID tags—from St. Francis to a lucky buddha—and chic […]

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