PETA Calls For State Audit Of University Of MN After ‘COVID-19-Related Animal Killings’The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is calling for the state auditor to look into the University of Minnesota for COVID-19-related killings of animals.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: U Of M's COVID-19 Plan Prompts PETA ComplaintAccording to the animal rights group PETA, the university asked experimenters to "euthanize [animals] as soon as [their] data is collected."
PETA: Stop Saying 'Bring Home The Bacon' And Other Common 'Anti-Animal' PhrasesThey're tried-and-true elements of the American language, but now, the animal rights group PETA wants you to stop using coming phrases like "bring home the bacon" and "kill two birds with one stone" -- suggesting that these idioms carry harmful messages.
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.
Minneapolis Ranked Among The Most 'Vegan-Friendly' Cities In The CountryMinneapolis has another reason to brag about their food scene.
PETA Calls On Sioux Falls Sports Show To Drop Bear ActThe Great Bear Show, on its website, says it takes orphaned bear cubs, trains them and takes them on the road.
PETA Offers Free Song Download For Prince's BirthdayPeople for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is celebrating Prince's birthday with a free download of his pro-vegan song, "Animal Kingdom."
Minnesota DPS Releases Anti-Muslim License Plate ApplicationLast week, St. Cloud resident discovered the license plate and posted a photo online, which soon spread.
Duluth Man Receives PETA Award For Saving Deer From Icy RiverPETA is honoring a Duluth man who saved a deer from an icy river last week. The organization says Steven Peterson will be receiving the Compassionate Action Award for saving the deer while on his way home from visiting family in Missouri for Christmas.
Outrage Continues Following The Killing Of Cecil The Lion Vandals attacked one of the homes of the Minnesota dentist who shot and killed Cecil the Lion. They spray painted "Lion Killer!" on the garage door at Dr. Walter Palmer's Marco Island vacation home in Florida.
Politicians Speak Out On The Death Of Cecil The LionPoliticians in Minnesota and across the country are sounding off on the death of a protected African lion at the hands of a Twin Cities dentist.
Reward Offered For Info On Cat Tossing IncidentA cat tossed out of a van on May 2 is severally injured but will survive. Now, a $2,500 reward is being offered to find the person responsible.
PETA's Lettuce-Wearing Ladies To Brave Cold TempsSome deliciously underdressed women will be bringing new meaning to the term "iceberg lettuce" on Nicollet Mall in downtown Minneapolis this Thursday afternoon. The two ladies will be wearing bikinis made from the vegetable, and yes, they'll be wearing them outside.
PETA Applauds Target Field's Vegetarian OptionsThe animal rights group PETA is a big fan of Target Field. The Twins ballpark made the group's list of Top 10 vegetarian-friendly major league ballparks.
PETA Demands Legal Action After Zoo Animal DrowningsThe animal rights group PETA is pressing for legal action after a number of animals at a Duluth zoo were killed amid flash flooding.