News from people for the ethical treatment of animals (peta) A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Feb 03, 2014, 09:53 ET

PETA Calls On Everyone With A Heart To Help End Animal-Overpopulation Crisis

Figures Show That State of Dog and Cat Negligence Requires Urgent Action, Starting With Spaying and Neutering  An estimated 6 to 8 million...

Feb 01, 2013, 11:56 ET

PETA Renews Push For Mandatory State Spay-and-Neuter Laws

Group Uses 2012 Animal Records to Seek National Governors Association Support to Help States Reduce Casual Animal Acquisition/Breeding Crisis...

Feb 10, 2012, 16:00 ET

PETA Renews Push for Mandatory State Spay-and-Neuter Laws

Group Calls On National Governors Association to Help States Reduce Euthanasia of Companion Animals in 2012  In a plea to the...

Feb 01, 2011, 12:00 ET

PETA Says Annual Animal Intake Numbers Should Inspire Governors to Push for Mandatory State Spay-and-Neuter Laws

Governors Called Upon to Propose Legislative Action to Curb Animal Homelessness Crisis PETA calls its annual count of dogs, cats, rabbits, and...

Feb 11, 2010, 13:09 ET

PETA Says Annual Intake Numbers Released Today Show Need for Mandatory State Spay-and-Neuter Laws

Governors Asked to Take Action to Help End Animal Homelessness Crisis Before its annual filing with the Virginia Department of Agriculture and...