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  • Jan
  • 29

PETA Turns Sunder’s Home Into Free-Roaming, Forested Sanctuary

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PETA India and Bannerghata Biological Park have teamed up to create India’s first free-roaming elephant sanctuary.

Originally posted by PETA India. 

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  • Jan
  • 23

Victory! UW-Madison Closes Cruel Cat Lab

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Victory! Following a PETA campaign to expose and end cruel and archaic sound-localization experiments on cats at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, the embattled laboratory has closed its doors for good and released several cats.

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  • Jan
  • 14

A PETA Primer for Social Media

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I did not grow up learning on computers, so social media was unknown territory as far as I was concerned. What did I know about Facebook and Twitter? I didn’t even know what it meant to tweet! But I realized that many of the people I knew were using social media to keep in touch with the …

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  • Jan
  • 6

PETA Prime Book Club: ‘Animals and World Religions’

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Lisa Kemmerer

When scholar and activist Paul Waldau was asked which religions are the most animal-friendly, he replied, “All the ones that are listening to their heart.” His quotation, included in the introduction to Lisa Kemmerer ‘s Animals and World Religions , neatly sums up the premise of this compelling book.

Kemmerer’s exhaustively researched text examines the core moral teachings of seven of the world’s …

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  • Jan
  • 5

Do Your Grandchildren’s Teachers Know About TeachKind?

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TeachKind is PETA’s humane-education division, geared toward helping K-12 educators, youth workers, and school staff bring compassion for animals into their schools and classrooms. It has a brand-new look and all sorts of new and revamped resources for kind teachers. offers a collection of free lesson plans and activities, tons of ideas for ways to make the classroom …

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  • Jan
  • 1

PETA’s 2014 Annual Review

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PETA President Ingrid E. Newkirk explains why 2014 was a great year for animals. We couldn’t do it without the support of our members. Thank you!

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  • Dec
  • 31

Make a New Years Resolution to Turn Your Compassion Into Action

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There are many ways that you can get out in your community and make a difference for animals :

Buy animal rights books to donate to your local library. Visit to purchase select books for your library at a 20 percent discount. Most library book donations are tax-deductible. Check with your library to find out more. Wear clothing and buttons with pro-animal statements . Post PETA literature on bulletin boards. (You can …

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