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About People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals

'Beatles' legend Sir Paul McCartney is an ambassador for the the PETA.

Activists held for demonstration in front of Mumbai Zoo seeking protection of animals from visitors to zoological parks.

Posing nude for PETA

Many popular celebrities posed nude for the PETA. The list includes Kristen Johnston (against the horse-drawn carriage rides on offer in New York), Alicia Silverstone, Eva Mendes and Christina Applegate, television personality Khloe Kardashian (December 08) amongst others.

In April 2010, Joss Stone posed nude for PETA's new animal rights campaign.

Popular members / activists

Other information

PETA Person of the Year

PETA Timeline

  • February 2, 2011: PETA protests against international leather fair in Chennai.

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals in News

Arctic Blast Leaves Dogs Out in the Cold: WebThriftStore Launches "Coats for Canines" Drive
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - January 09, 2014) -  WebThriftStore, an online charity fundraising platform, today announced its Coats for Canines drive.

'Tis the Season to #ReGiftForGood
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - November 25, 2013) - WebThriftStore, an online charity fundraising platform, today announced the launch of its #ReGiftForGood campaign to entice people to donate their unwanted holidays gifts to charity.

WebThriftStore Launches #OneGoodThing Charity Donation Competition
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - October 01, 2013) - WebThriftStore, an online charity fundraising platform, today announced the launch of its #OneGoodThing donation competition to raise new item donations from supporters of select nonprofit partners

Boyle assuages PETA fears over animal abuse in 'Wonder-themed' London Olympics opening ceremony
Director of the London 2012 Olympics opening ceremony, Danny Boyle, has sought to assuage People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) over concerns about the welfare of animals who will feature in his 27 million pound show.

Wayne Parnell fronts PETA campaign
Wayne Parnell posed with his face painted in tiger stripes next to the caption 'Save the Tiger, Boycott Zoos', in a brand-new ad for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).

Khloe Kardashian quits PETA after flour bomb attack on Kim
Khloe Kardashian has quit as a spokesperson for animal rights group, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), after it surfaced that the person who threw flour over Kim last week had close ties to the organisation.

Kim Kardashian blasted by PETA over snakeskin boots
Kim Kardashian infuriated animal rights campaigners once again after stepping out in snakeskin shoes on Tuesday.

PETA launches X-rated site
Animal rights bosses at People For The Ethical Treatment Of Animals have launched a saucy new website, which features n*ked p*rn stars and vegetarian sex tips.

PETA happy with Pamela Anderson adopting Indian homeless dog Pyari
Pamela Anderson, who is an honorary director of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), has pledged her support by adopting a homeless puppy, rescued from a construction site in Mumbai, India.

Pamela Anderson infuriated over Ukraine stray dog killings
Pamela Anderson has been furious over the animal slaughter in Ukraine ahead of the country's Euro 2012 football tournament hosting, urging the sport's bosses to condemn the killings.

Chris Brown's rep defends his decision of selling pups online
Chris Brown's representative has defended the R 'n' B star against criticism from animal rights campaigners who are furious at him for selling off a litter of puppies online.

PETA suggests 'empathy counselling' for Noel Gallagher after his cow comments
Noel Gallagher became the target of animal activists' ire when he joked about teaching his sons to "throw stuff at cows".

PETA slams Liam Neeson for eating wolf meat
Animal rights group are appealing film fans to boycott Liam Neeson's latest movie 'The Grey' after the actor confessed to eating wolf stew to get into the character.

Olivia Munn strips for PETA
Olivia Munn has become the latest celebrity to bare all for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).

Duchess of Cambridge in fake fur row
Duchess Kate is at the centre of an extraordinary spat between animal rights bosses and a disgraced former politician over a photograph of her wearing fake fur.

Queen set for biggest X-Mas bash ever
The Queen has invited the maximum number of royals to spend Christmas at her country retreat this year.

PETA slams White House for making light of bestiality
PETA has taken exception to White House press secretary Jay Carney's non serious response to a repeal of the military ban on bestiality.

PETA wants Kate to stop royal 'bird shoot' on Prince Harry's birthday
Royal couple, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Catherine Middleton have been targeted by the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) for bird hunting, which happens to be a centuries old royal tradition in the UK.

Olivia Munn urges fans to help save ailing circus elephant
Olivia Munn has called for help from fans to save an ailing circus elephant.

PETA praises Billie Piper for confessing to animal abuse
Actress-singer Billie Piper has been praised by animal rights campaigners after she declared her repentance at abusing stray pets when she was a child.

Reese Witherspoon slammed by PETA for python skin purse
PETA has slammed Reese Witherspoon for carrying a python skin purse.

Pamela Anderson calls for ban on cosmetics tested on animals by 2013
Pamela Anderson has written a letter to European Union (E.U.) officials requesting them to implement a plan to outlaw cosmetics, which have been tested on animals within the next two years.

J-Lo irks PETA with fox fur photo shoot
Singer Jennifer Lopez has invited the wrath of animal rights activists after she wore a white fox fur coat for a recent glamorous magazine shoot.

Osbourne defends pal Peete's decision to auction dog
Sharon Osbourne has defended her pal Holly Robinson Peete's decision to auction an adorable puppy at the Annual Design Care charity event.

PETA planning raunchy 'p*rn' website to highlight 'plight of animals'
The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is all set to draw the attention of millions of Internet surfers when they launch their own 'p*rn website'.

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