People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA; stylized PeTA) is an American animal rights organization based in Norfolk, Virginia, and led by Ingrid Newkirk, its international president. A non-pr...
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Jane Goodall Responds To Harambe's Death: 'It Looked As Though The Gorilla Was Putting An Arm Around The Child'
In an email to Cincinnati Zoo director Thane Maynard, Goodall expresses her condolences over the difficult choice
Japan To Resume Whaling In Antarctic Despite Court Ruling
Japan decides to resume hunting whales in the Antarctic after a break of more than a year despite a ruling by the International Court of Justice. The Japanese government says it has taken into account...
US Mandates Military Dogs Be Retired In US
A gigantic defense spending bill signed Wednesday by U.S. President Barack Obama will allow U.S. military dogs to be returned to the United States upon their retirement and gives their military handle...
Festival du cochon in Canada where you catch GREASED pigs to toss in barrels
The festival is now in its 37th year and takes place in Sainte-Perpétue, which is 150km northeast of Montreal. The game has been heavily criticised by animal rights activists.
Jane Goodall: SeaWorld 'should be closed down'
Esteemed scientist and animal activist Jane Goodall says keeping whales and dolphins in captivity is wrong and SeaWorld should be shut down. In an interview with the Huffington Post, Goodall said whal...
Ingrid Newkirk
Ingrid Newkirk (born June 11, 1949) is an English-born British/American animal rights activist and the president of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), the world's largest animal right...
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Silver Spring monkeys
The Silver Spring monkeys were 17 wild-born macaque monkeys from the Philippines who were kept in the Institute of Behavioral Research in Silver Spring, Maryland. From 1981 until 1991, they became wha...
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Animal rights
Animal rights is the idea that some, or all, non-human animals are entitled to the possession of their own lives, and that their most basic interests – such as the lack of suffering – should be afford...
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Animal Liberation Front
The Animal Liberation Front (ALF) is an international, clandestine leaderless resistance that engages in illegal direct action in pursuit of animal rights. Activists see themselves as a modern-day Und...
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Animal euthanasia
Animal euthanasia (euthanasia from Greek: εὐθανασία; "good death") is the act of humanely putting an animal to death or allowing it to die as by withholding extreme medical measures. Reasons for e...
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Animal testing
Animal testing, also known as animal experimentation, animal research, and in vivo testing, is the use of non-human animals in experiments (although some research about animals involves only natural b...
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People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals v. Doughney
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals v. Doughney, 263 F.3d 359 (4th Cir. 2001), was an important Internet trademark decision by the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.Michael...
Animal rights movement
The animal rights movement, sometimes called the animal liberation movement, animal personhood, or animal advocacy movement, is a social movement which seeks an end to the rigid moral and legal distin...
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Jane Goodall Responds To Harambe's Death: 'It Looked As Though The Gorilla Was Putting An Arm Around The Child'
In an email to Cincinnati Zoo director Thane Maynard, Goodall expresses her condolences over the difficult choice
Pink discography
American recording artist Pink has released six studio albums, three live albums, four compilation albums, thirty four singles, and thirty three music videos. In 2000, she released her debut studio al...
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Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986
The Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986, sometimes referred to as ASPA, is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom (1986 c. 14) passed in 1986, which regulates the use of animals used for ...
Direct action
Direct action occurs when a group takes an action which is intended to reveal an existing problem, highlight an alternative, or demonstrate a possible solution to a social issue. This can include non...
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Testing cosmetics on animals
Testing cosmetics on animals is a type of animal testing used to test the safety and hypoallergenic properties of products for use by humans. Because of the harm done to the animal subjects, this test...
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George (lobster)
George (born approximately 1869) is an American lobster owned briefly by the City Crab and Seafood restaurant in New York City. Captured in December 2008, he was released back into the wild in January...
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Cruelty to Animals Act 1876
The Cruelty to Animals Act 1876 was an Act passed by the Parliament of the United Kingdom (39 & 40 Vict., Public Acts, c. 77.) which set limits on the practice of, and instituted a licensing syste...
Running of the Nudes
The Running of the Nudes, like the well-known Running of the Bulls, takes place in Pamplona, Spain. The Running of the Nudes occurs two days before the Running of the Bulls, just before the start of t...
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Laboratory animal sources
Animals used by laboratories for testing purposes are largely supplied by dealers who specialize in selling them to universities, medical and veterinary schools, and companies that provide contract an...
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Bruce Friedrich
Bruce Friedrich (born August 7, 1969) is Senior Policy Director for Farm Sanctuary.Friedrich serves on the advisory board of the Christian Vegetarian Association and is a founding member of the Societ...
Dolly (sheep)
Dolly (5 July 1996 – 14 February 2003) was a female domestic sheep, and the first animal to be cloned from an adult somatic cell, using the process of nuclear transfer. She was cloned by Ian Wilmut, K...
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