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London Zoo Ditches ‘Zoo Lates’ Parties but Doesn’t Go Far Enough
Last week, we learned that London Zoo scrapped its rowdy “Zoo Lates” parties after thousands of people signed our petition.
Victory: Court Orders Phase-Out of Mumbai’s Horse-Drawn Carriages
Following several exposés by PETA India, the Bombay High Court directed that horse-drawn carriages be phased out in Mumbai within a year.
Why Is This Tiny Theme Park Using a Medieval Bloodsport to Represent Spain?
By propping up the notion that bullfighting somehow “represents” Spain, Mini-Europe is doing the Spanish people a grave injustice.
A New Name for Britain’s Oldest Pub?
Changing the name of Britain’s oldest pub to Ye Olde Clever Cocks would help celebrate chickens as the intelligent, sensitive and social animals they are.
Photo of the Day: Protest Outside Channel 4 Over Cruelty on ‘The Island’
Today, a crowd of protesters picketed Channel 4’s London headquarters urging the channel to stop allowing cruelty to occur on its programmes.
5 Reasons That Petting Zoos Are Being Cancelled Across the Country
If you learn about plans for a petting zoo, please write to the organisers and ask them to replace it with an event that doesn’t involve exploiting animals
Kirsty Gallacher Calls On Edinburgh Zoo to Cancel Late-Night Parties
The Edinburgh-born TV presenter fired off an urgent letter on behalf of PETA calling on the zoo to cancel the traumatising events.
At Last! Denmark Bans Bestiality
A new law makes it illegal to have sex with animals and ends the disturbing animal-sex tourism industry in Denmark.
Success! Cambridge Petting Zoo Plans Cancelled
Animals aren’t exhibits, so we breathed a sigh of relief when we found out that the Grafton Centre in Cambridge cancelled plans to hold a petting zoo.
PHOTOS: Herd of ‘Bulls’ in London Urges India to Stand Firm on Jallikattu Ban
A crowd of PETA supporters gathered in front of the Indian Embassy in London to urge the government to offer bulls the protection they deserve.
Jane Birkin Demands That Luxury Hermès Birkin Handbags Be Renamed!
Victory! Animal Sacrifice Banned at Nepal’s Gadhimai Festival
Skegness: No ‘Plaice’ for Jolly Fisherman
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