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Daphna Nachminovitch
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Animals Need 'Nosy Neighbors'

(16) Comments | Posted October 22, 2013 | 3:10 PM

Last February, while PETA's volunteers were delivering straw to chained and penned dogs in Portsmouth, Va., a neighbor pointed them to some dogs across the street. They walked over and spotted an old, dirty dog crate tucked away in a corner, surrounded by junk....

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PETA Wants You to Adopt a Rescued "Pet"

(125) Comments | Posted February 25, 2012 | 9:14 PM

A recent post was rife with inaccuracies about PETA's position on "pets." The facts are these: Not only does PETA actively encourage people to adopt "pets" from animal shelters, we also work to help people see that two are better than one (we suggest adopting an animal companion...

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How Much is that Kinkajou In the Window?

(4) Comments | Posted February 12, 2010 | 11:31 AM

In the biggest such raid in U.S. history, on December 15, 2009, Arlington, Texas officials and humane agents removed more than 26,000 animals, including kinkajous, wallabies, sloths, ringtail lemurs, coatimundis, agoutis, hedgehogs, chinchillas, hamsters, gerbils, rats, mice, flying squirrels, guinea pigs, sugar gliders, prairie dogs, ferrets, snakes, lizards,...

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