PETA Honors 2 Local Divers Who Recently Saved A Nurse Shark From Certain DeathTwo local divers will receive a Compassionate Action Award from the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) for saving a nurse shark during one of their recent dives.
PETA Sends Letter To State Attorney, Wants Jail Time For Man Who Burned Cat To DeathAnimal rights group PETA wants a man arrested for killing a cat to end up behind bars and receive psychiatric care.
Greece Taking Burden Off Working DonkeysA burden has been lifted from the shoulders of Greece's working donkey population.
Cage Free: Animal Crackers No Longer Behind Bars On New PackagingMondelez International, the parent company of Nabisco, has redesigned the packaging of its Barnum’s Animals crackers in response to pressure from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
Body Painted PETA Supporters Arrested During 'Free Lolita' Protest At Miami Int’l AirportTwo PETA supporters body painted to look like orcas were arrested at MIA as they protested for the release of Miami Seaquarium’s Lolita.
SeaWorld Admits To Infiltrating Animal Rights GroupSeaWorld has acknowledged that it planted employees into an animal rights group that had opposed the practices of the theme park.
PETA Offers Reward After Shark Put In Condo PoolPeople for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is offering a reward of $5,000 for information that leads to the arrest of the people who put a live shark in a Florida condo swimming pool.
SeaWorld Removing Emergency Floor Lifts In Killer Whale PoolsSeaWorld is removing the emergency lifting floors at the bottom of orca pools that were installed after the death of trainer, saying they are no longer needed.
SeaWorld Says It Will End Orca Shows In San Diego By 2017Shamu will be making his last splash at SeaWorld’s San Diego park by 2017, a top executive said Monday.
PETA Wants Federal Investigation Into SeaWorld OrlandoThe animal rights group PETA has requested a federal investigation into SeaWorld Orlando after one of the vets visited and didn't like what she saw.
Lawsuit: Captive Miami Orca Violates Endangered Species ActAnimal rights activists have filed a lawsuit against the Miami Seaquarium stating the park is violating the Endangered Species Act by holding an orca in captivity for decades.
Ringling Bros To Retire Its Elephants, Ending A Tradition The iconic elephants in the shows for the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will be phased out by 2018.
NOAA: Lolita Now Covered Under Endangered Species ActGroups who want to free Lolita, the Miami Seaquarium's lone killer whale, are claiming a victory after the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Marine Fisheries Services decided to include her under the Endangered Species Act.
PETA Takes Aim At Florida Possum FestivalThe Possum Festival in the small Northwest Florida community of Wausau has long been a draw for politicians trying to show off their down-home credibility. But the festival is facing criticism from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
PETA Challenging Feds Over Miami Seaquarium's LolitaClaiming that the Miami Seaquarium has not met federal regulations, animal rights activists have appealed the dismissal of a lawsuit aimed at releasing the attraction's Lolita the killer whale.