START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good


PETA Euthanized A Lot Of Animals At Its Shelter In 2014, And No-Kill Advocates Are Not Happy About It
Offbeat  (tags: PETA, euthanized, dogs, cats, adoption, unethicalnews )

- 48 days ago -
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals killed most of the animals at its Norfolk, Virginia, shelter in 2014, according to preliminary figures filed with the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.
PETA Kills 88% of Animals Entrusted to Its Care
Offbeat  (tags: Peta, kills, animals, euthanises, sad news )

- 51 days ago -
While PETA insists it only euthanizes animals too sick to heal, new numbers present an uncomfortable trend. This year, 88% of dogs and cats under the groupâEUR(TM)s care were poisoned and disposed of, though the number may be even higher.
PETA 'Snatched Family's Dog From Their Front Porch, Drove Away in Their Van, Killed It
Offbeat  (tags: Peta, kills, dog, chihuahua, fruit basket, animal cruelty )

- 129 days ago -
Animal rights group PETA has been accused of stealing a family's beloved dog, driving away and then killing it by the pet's distraught owners.
PETA Offers to Foot Bill to Have Mt. Carmel Prom Moved From SeaWorld
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, Peta, prom, Sea World )

- 320 days ago -
Zach Affloter's call to have Mt. Carmel High School's prom moved from SeaWorld San Diego has been met with great support from adults and students - and now the teen's campaign has gained the support of TeachKind, PETA's education division.
Cruelty-Free Companies and Products!
Offbeat  (tags: Cruelty Free, Peta, animals, fur, cosmetics, shampoo, AND MORE )

- 509 days ago -
It has never been so easy to be cruelty-free, and peta2's search engine makes it even easier! Find out whether or not a company tests on animals or a specific product is tested on animals simply by searching either by company name or by product type.
My Doctor Wants Me to Take Premarin, But I Understand It's Made From Horse Urine. Is This True?
Offbeat  (tags: medication, hrt, hormones, women, menopause, estrogen, horses, cruelty, abuse, animal welfare, animal rights, animal advocates, peta )

- 521 days ago -
The estrogen-replacement drug Premarin, prescribed to menopausal women, is made from horse urine; in fact, the drug's name is short for PREgnant MARes' urINe. About 750,000 mares are impregnated each year [to collect] their estrogen-rich urine.
Eye On The Opposition
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, CCF, HSUS, attacks, pets, Peta, business )

- 986 days ago -
Our opponents rightfully see The HSUS as a threat to their reliance on animal cruelty as a standard practice. They attack The HSUS not because we don't do enough--but because, from their perspective, we do too much.
Too Hot for the Big Game: PETA's Banned Super Bowl Ads
Offbeat  (tags: PETA, off-beat, interesting, funny, health )

- 1148 days ago -
PETA ads that were deemed too hot to air during the Super Bowl.
PETA Wants To Turn OJ Simpson's House Into Museum
Offbeat  (tags: PETA, OJ Simpson, animals, meat, murder, museum, animals, bizarre, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, pets, unusual )

- 1161 days ago -
PETA would like to buy and turn OJ's five-bedroom home in Kendall, Fla., into a "Meat is Murder" museum. Simpson was infamously accused of murdering Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman in 1994.The museum would supposedly teach visitors that "nonviolence
PETA Is At It Again With New Shark Attack Ad
Offbeat  (tags: PETA, animals, crazyy, bizarre, culture, ethics, humans, interesting, off-beat, odd, pets, photos, society, unusual )

- 1274 days ago -
PETA is at it again. Just days after a man on a spearfishing trip survived a shark attack near the Gulf of Mexico, PETA launched a controversial campaign portraying a shark chomping a man to death with the tagline "Payback Is Hell, Go Vegan."
PETA to Launch Porn Site in the Name of Animal Rights
Offbeat  (tags: peta, porn, animal rights, suffering, animals, bizarre, business, culture, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, pets, pictures, society, unusual )

- 1285 days ago -
I have always had issues with PETA...I stopped donating to them about 3 or 4 years ago. Now check out their latest bombshell. In my opinion, it is ridiculous.
January Is 'Unchain Your Dog' Month
Offbeat  (tags: peta, january month, chained dogs, horrific cruelty, welfare, unchained )

- 1535 days ago -
January is "Unchain a Dog Month," and PETA is encouraging people to allow their best friends inside, where they are safest and happiest. Cold weather means extra hardship for "backyard" dogs. Dogs suffer from frostbite, exposure, and dehydration when
PETA 'Slams' Elephant Abuse, Not Nicole Richie .
Offbeat  (tags: nicole ritchie, peta, controversy, letter, elephant exploitation, elephant welfare )

- 1564 days ago -
PETA appreciates its friends in the media, but some websites seem to be looking to stir up controversy. (Shocker, right?) Case in point: PETA sent a friendly letter to Nicole Richie after learning that her father had rented an elephant as a "surprise"
Coca-Cola Is Going Cruelty Free!
Offbeat  (tags: animal testing, PETA, cruelty free, Coca-Cola, Pepsi )

- 1583 days ago -
Coca-cola is only the last on the list of large companies PETA has been badgering in hopes of getting them to stop animal testing (Go PETA! Yay!). The list of newly cruelty-free companies is: Welch's, Ocean Spray, POM, and Pepsi.
Video Footage
Offbeat  (tags: Peta, Video, alert )

- 1605 days ago -
Peta video footage for future alert!

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Offbeat

Most Active Stories Today in Offbeat tagged with peta

top story finders in Offbeat

1. Carole K. 230 popular stories

2. AniMae Chi 226 popular stories

3. Natasha Salgado 208 popular stories

4. Laura H. 187 popular stories

5. Candy L. 169 popular stories

6. Dalia H. 154 popular stories

7. Brenda P. 142 popular stories

8. Nancy W. 127 popular stories

9. daryl bishop 119 popular stories

10. Christeen Anderson 118 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!