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  • May
  • 11

Bob Barker to Congress: Stop Baby-Monkey Experiments

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As Congress deliberates the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) budget bill for next year, every member will soon receive a video message from Bob Barker. In a new video for PETA, the television icon calls for an end to NIH’s hugely expensive, much-criticized, insupportable and deeply cruel  maternal-deprivation experiments on infant monkeys. “At this government […]

  • Dec
  • 10

Bob Barker: Go Vegetarian to Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

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Bob Barker is the former host of the television game show The Price Is Right, a longtime vegetarian (more than 30 years!), a philanthropist, and an animal rights advocate. He definitely knows what price people pay for eating meat and what benefits you’ll get by living a meat–free, compassionate lifestyle for your health, animals, and […]

  • Sep
  • 14

Bob Barker: Hollywood Must Protect Animals

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On the heels of a Los Angeles Times report about whistleblowers’ allegations that oversight failures may have led to animal injuries and deaths during film and TV productions, PETA was joined by Hollywood animal advocates Bob Barker and Sam Simon for a news conference calling for immediate action to protect animals. PETA was flooded with […]

  • Mar
  • 9

PETA’s New Bob Barker Building Opens in L.A.

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Last night in Tinseltown, celebrities crowded onto the red carpet while photographers’ flashbulbs went off like fireworks. But it wasn’t the premiere of a new movie. It was the grand opening of the Bob Barker Building, PETA’s new West Coast headquarters, located in L.A.’s Echo Park. The famed game show host and animal defender extraordinaire […]

  • Oct
  • 10

Bob Barker Takes to Airwaves to Save Lucy

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In a hard-hitting interview with Canada’s CTV network, the ever-eloquent Bob Barker blasts the Edmonton Valley Zoo and city officials for refusing to transfer Lucy, the zoo’s ailing and aging elephant, to a sanctuary. Lucy will spend most of the next six frigid Alberta months alone inside a barren barn with nothing to do but […]

  • Feb
  • 17

Barker Wants Elephants to ‘Come on Down’ …

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… to sunny California. Not content with campaigning to get an ailing elephant named Lucy out of Edmonton’s Valley Zoo, the tireless Bob Barker is now speaking out on behalf of Toka, Iringa, and Thika, the three elephants at the Toronto Zoo. Bob joins Toronto City Councilor Shelley Carroll, who is calling for the elephant […]

  • Dec
  • 6

Bob Barker: Hollywood’s First Vegan Fashionisto?

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We all know that Bob Barker is a staunch animal defender who ended every episode of The Price Is Right with a reminder to “have your pet spayed or neutered.” But did you know that he stopped wearing leather more than 30 years ago? In an interview with StyleList.com, the iconic game-show host reveals that […]

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