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  • Dec
  • 5

My Week With Animal Rahat

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Over three days, I visited several villages in the Sangli, Satara, and Solapur areas of Maharashtra, India, with Animal Rahat—PETA India’s sister organization, which works to provide working animals with much-needed relief—in order to thank local residents for taking action to help animals. In some places, we recognized successful efforts to sterilize 100 percent of […]

  • Aug
  • 23

Need a Vegan-Friendly Hotel?

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Does staying in hotels and supporting businesses that reflect your food choices and ideals sound good to you? There’s a website for you! VeggieHotels lists hundreds of vegan and vegetarian bed and breakfasts, hotels, and spas in 60 countries, including about 50 U.S. lodgings. Listings range from a one-room cottage in the Swiss Alps to a five-star […]

  • Aug
  • 5

Zika Response Should Not Include Animal Experiments

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Nothing strikes fear in the heart like a little-known disease creeping toward the United States. News from South America that a virus called Zika could cause serious birth defects gave Americans good reason to worry: It’s estimated that nearly 300 million people in North and South America live in areas where the virus is likely […]

  • Jul
  • 26

A Visit to India’s Animal Rahat

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PETA member Jacob Eliosoff visited Animal Rahat, a PETA-supported program in India, and we interviewed him about his visit.  How did you hear about Animal Rahat? I heard Ingrid [Newkirk, the cofounder of PETA and founder of Animal Rahat] talk about it at a couple of PETA events. I’m especially interested in helping animals in […]

  • Jul
  • 19

Why You Should Come to the Duchy of Lauenburg on Your Next Vacation

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Welcome to my home in southeastern Schleswig-Holstein, a region known as the Duchy of Lauenburg that’s situated between the wonderful cities of Hamburg and Lübeck! It’s romantic and beautifully rural. Its gently rolling landscape boasts lakes, forests, and the Elbe River, making it the perfect place to relax. You can visit cozy coffee shops and […]

  • Jul
  • 18

Bear Cubs, Lions Hit, Chained, and Deprived in the Chinese Circus Industry

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Throughout China, circuses, traveling shows, and roadside zoos force animals—including bears, monkeys, tigers, lions, dogs, and others—to perform for the public. A PETA Asia investigator visited 10 different circuses and animal training facilities in the city of Suzhou, which alone encompasses more than 300 circuses, and documented animal abuse and suffering on a massive scale.

  • Jul
  • 14

Ready for Summer Vacation? Make Sure Compassion Is on Your Packing List

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If you’re among the majority of Americans, you’re likely in the midst of planning your summer vacation. But did you know that any travel that you do can be done compassionately? From airlines that have banned hunting trophies to a digital app that’ll help you speak vegan in any language, it’s never been easier to […]

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