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  • Nov
  • 25

‘Porridge Sisters’ Cookbook of Hearty Vegan Fare’

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For starters, you need to know that I’m not the best of cooks. But I do love to read cookbooks, and on occasion, I have been known to turn out a delicious meal, as long as the recipe was easy. Patience is not one of my virtues. Because it contains simple recipes and for many other reasons as …

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  • Nov
  • 24

Racecar Driver Takes PETA’s Cruelty-Free Bunnies to the Podium

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Racecar driver and animal pal Jim Weiland finishes first at the Ferrari Challenge North America—PETA style.

When racecar driver and proud PETA supporter Jim Weiland gets behind the wheel, it’s not just the finish line that he sets his sights on—he also drives to help animals. At this year’s Ferrari Challenge North America in Austin, Texas, Jim and his Ferrari—decked …

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  • Nov
  • 18

60 Seconds That Will Change Your Life

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Choose an industry and step into the life of an animal for just one minute.

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  • Nov
  • 10

The Joys of Adopting a Senior Animal Companion

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November is “Adopt a Senior Pet” Month , and as anyone who has adopted an older animal can tell you, age is just a number. Furry seniors still have a lot of life—and love—left. Just ask anybody who has met Pepsi or Itchy.

Like so many homeless animals , Pepsi lost his home through no fault of his own. His guardian was a victim …

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  • Nov
  • 5

Jesus People for Animals

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There’s a long history of compassion for animals in the church—and for good reason: the Bible!

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  • Nov
  • 3

Victory: Mandatory Spay/Neuter Ordinance Passes in Pasadena

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With a never-ending stream of unwanted cats and dogs pouring through the doors of animal shelters day after day, it’s hard to imagine who would oppose any measure that would help end animal homelessness . I’ll tell you who did: animal breeders and, surprisingly, some anti-euthanasia campaigners. Both came out to speak against a Pasadena, California, ordinance that would require all cats …

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  • Oct
  • 27

Adopt, Don’t Shop

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One day, pet stores around the world will stop breeding and selling animals because it’s a cruel and horrible industry. But until that day comes, those of us who love animals will hopefully continue to raise awareness of animal exploitation. We can speak up for animal welfare, and when it comes to adding a new nonhuman member to …

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