PETA'S 'Unchain Your Friends' Campaign Targets Cold Weather Dangers For DogsA dog that froze to death last year in suburban Glendale Heights has prompted PETA to launch a new ad campaign that's appearing in malls in the Chicago suburbs.
PETA Urges Aretha Franklin's Estate To Donate Her Fur CoatsSome on social media have blasted PETA for not doing enough to pressure Franklin to donate her furs.
PETA Puts Up Billboard In Maryland Urging People To Stop Eating CrabsAnimals rights group PETA put up the placard near seafood restaurants in the city as part of a nationwide campaign to get seafood off people's plates.
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.
PETA Seeks Records On 54 Stingray Deaths At Brookfield ZooAn animal rights organization has filed a lawsuit against Brookfield Zoo located outside Chicago in a search for documents that could shed light on the 2015 deaths of 54 stingrays.
PETA Donating Used Furs To Homeless In ChicagoPETA spokeswoman Ashley Byrne said the furs should be put to good use since they already exist.
Group Finds New Homes For Beagles Used In Medical ResearchDogs living in cages are used for medical research including here in Chicago. One breed is used more than any other, but as Roseanne Tellez reports, one group is working to give these animals a new life after the lab.
PETA Urges Tough Prosecution Of Alleged Teen Kitten Killer An animal rights group is urging prosecutors in East Chicago to punish an Indiana teenager who allegedly killed three kittens with a bow and arrow, reports WBBM's Lisa Fielding.
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Lombard Woman Praised For Saving DucklingsGinger Frey didn’t just save some ducklings that were stuck in a sewer grate. She was at it for four days, refusing to give up.
PETA Activists Draw Stares With Protest In Bed On Michigan AvenueTwo protesters from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), staged a brief anti-fur protest in their underwear Wednesday afternoon along the Magnificent Mile.
PETA Protests 'The Hobbit,' Claiming Deaths Of Animals During FilmingThe activists were not asking people to boycott The Hobbit. They said they just want the film industry to stop using animals.
PETA Protesters: United Airlines Flies Monkeys Off To Cruel LabsAbout two dozen demonstrators from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals stood in front of United Airlines headquarters downtown Wednesday afternoon, holding up paper monkey masks in front of their faces.
PETA Wants Roadside Memorial For CowsShould cows that died on Illinois roadways be remembered with a roadside memorial? PETA says yes.
Animal Rights Group Wants Highway Memorial For Dead CowsAn animal rights group wants Illinois to install highway signs in memory of cattle that died when trucks hauling them flipped in two separate wrecks.