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  • Jun
  • 22

Saving Baby Starlings

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birds on boat

We keep our sailboat at the Port Whitby Marina on the north shore of Lake Ontario. Since the harbor and sometimes the lake freeze in winter, the boat is stored on a cradle on land. On April 23, we removed the winter cover to prepare for our launch on May 13. A couple of days before the …

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  • Jun
  • 18

Compassion at 30,000 Feet

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The skies just got friendlier for endangered animals! Both South African Airways and Emirates airline recently banned the transport of hunting trophies on their planes—a firm rebuke of “sport” hunters who travel to foreign lands for the chance to slaughter exotic animals.

Without human intervention, wild animals regulate their own populations based on the availability of food and secure habitats. Trophy hunters destroy …

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  • Jun
  • 16

Sexual Shenanigans and Pig Shooting in the Military Need to Stop

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As PETA’s latest eyewitness investigation shows, the same mindset that allows animal abuse to continue also tolerates racism, homophobia, and sexual assault.

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  • Jun
  • 16

From the Mailbag: Questions? We’ve Got Answers!

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PETA gets lots of mail, including great questions about living a compassionate, healthy life.  The questions below are from the current issue of PETA’s Animal Times magazine .




Q. I have a neighbor who is always yanking on her dog’s leash and nagging at him to hurry up. What can I say?

– Sadie’s Mom

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  • Jun
  • 15

Want to Spend an Evening With Ingrid Newkirk?

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Minneapolis Naked Truth 021

Love her (as most compassionate people do) or hate her (as most people in animal-abusing industries do), there’s no denying that PETA President Ingrid Newkirk is a magnetizing firebrand for animal rights. She’s currently crisscrossing the country, meeting with animal advocates and abusers on their home turf during her speaking tour, “ The Naked Truth: An Animal Rights Radical at Large .” Whether they’re laughing at some …

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  • Jun
  • 11

PETA Honors Film Legend Christopher Lee’s Work For Animals

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He may have been a villain onscreen, but screen legend Christopher Lee was a hero to animals in real life.

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  • Jun
  • 10

3 Favorite B&Bs for Vegan Travelers

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Staying at a bed-and-breakfast promises a relaxing environment and the chance to meet new friends. Sometimes, though, such cozy lodgings come with limited food options. A stay at one of these three vegan inns ensures that you won’t miss out on the best part of a B&B experience—the breakfast:

Deer Run Bed & Breakfast

Big Pine Key, Florida

Located in the sunny Florida …

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