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PETA officials say this  rat was found in a tub among at least 200 other juvenile rats, many of whom were severely dehydrated and dying. (Photo courtesy PETA)

Lake Elsinore Breeders Face Prison Over ‘Shocking’ Rodent, Reptile Abuse

Two men who ran a Lake Elsinore animal breeding facility where rodents and reptiles lived in their own accumulated waste have plead guilty to misdemeanor and felony charges, according to reports.

04/04/2014

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Best Volunteer Opportunities For Animal Lovers In Los Angeles

For those who want to volunteer to help less fortunate animals that are living but not necessarily thriving in and around Los Angeles, here are five excellent organizations that can really use additional assistance.

03/21/2014

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PETA Sues To Keep Temecula Bulls From Running

A lawsuit has been filed to try and stop planned bull runs in Temecula and Northern California.

03/14/2014

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Parents Outraged After Kids Given PETA Pamphlet Showing Mutilated Cows

Parents say they are considering taking PETA to court over an innocent-looking comic handed out to children at Calabash Elementary School in Woodland Hills that contained graphic images of mutilated cows.

02/04/2014

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Girl, 12, Among Those Arrested In Sea World Protest At Rose Parade

A 12-year-old girl made a splash Wednesday when she was arrested during a protest against Sea World’s participation in the 125th Annual Rose Parade.

01/01/2014

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Cloris Leachman Joins PETA In Protest Of SeaWorld’s Rose Parade Float

Comedian Cloris Leachman has joined PETA in protesting SeaWorld’s float entry for the 2014 Tournament of Roses Parade.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/20/2013

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PETA Offers $5K Reward For Suspect After Dog Found Dead In Stolen Van

PETA Wednesday announced it is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a suspect wanted for leaving a 10-year-old dog to die during a carjacking in Studio City.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/21/2013

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PETA Protest Greets Circus’ Return To STAPLES Center

A longtime battle between circus organizers and animal rights activists has returned to Los Angeles.

07/11/2013

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STAPLES Center Named Top Veggie-Friendly NBA Arena

When it comes to enjoying sporting events meat-free, Lakers and Clippers fans have a lot to celebrate, according to a new survey released Wednesday.

02/13/2013

Olivia Munn unveils a new anti-fur campaign for PETA. (credit: Angela Weiss/Getty Images)

PETA Names Los Angeles ‘City Of The Year’

PETA — People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals — has named Los Angeles “City of the Year.”

12/28/2012

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PETA Sues Hermosa Beach Restaurant For Ducking Foie Gras Ban

An animal rights group has filed a lawsuit claiming a Hermosa Beach restaurant is ducking the state’s foie gras sales ban by offering the duck liver delicacy as a complimentary side dish.

11/28/2012

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PETA Seeks Sign To Memorialize 1,600 Fish Killed In Irvine Accident

Dina Kourda, on behalf of PETA, is asking Irvine’s street maintenance superintendent to install a sign to memorialize hundreds of fish that were killed in a Oct. 11 traffic accident.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/30/2012

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Bob Barker Calls For Better Animal Care On TV, Movie Sets

Former “Price Is Right” host and animal activist Bob Barker is calling for better animal care on movie sets and reform for the “No Animals Harmed” movie label.

09/13/2012

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Animal Rights Groups To Protest Foie Gras Eating Contest

Animal rights groups plan to protest a Santa Ana restaurant Saturday night during a scheduled foie gras eating contest, which would test California’s ban on the delicacy.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/10/2012

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Hottest New Trend… or Animal Abuse?

Writer Dave Barry is right when he asks: “Seriously, what did we do before the internet?”

02/02/2012

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