animal rights

Miranda Lambert’s Fur Coat Is Pissing Off Animal Rights People

Apparently those anti-fur folks still exist; we know this because they’re pissed at Miranda Lambert for showing off a full-length fur coat on Instagram yesterday.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 28, 2015 - 10:20 am

Russian Makeup Artist Faces Backlash After Using Dead Fish As Cosmetics

Apparently, not only has she been using the dead fish, but she kills the fish herself, causing further vitriol from people who claim it’s unnecessary cruelty.

Bronwyn Isaac | December 3, 2015 - 9:30 am

PETA Thinks Selfie Monkey Has A Right To Some Royalties

On Tuesday, the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) filed a federal lawsuit on behalf of a six-year-old macaque monkey named Naruto. If that name doesn’t ring a bell,…

Lauren Vinopal | September 23, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Cecil Supporters Shower Walter Palmer’s Home With Pig’s Feet

It’s hard not to feel simultaneous feelings of support and annoyed wonder at this particular act of vandalism.

Bronwyn Isaac | August 5, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Dogs Are Getting Plastic Surgery, The World Is Baffling

We all know that South Korea has a reputation for extremes in cosmetic surgery (or if you don’t, here you go). The new trend in Korean cosmetic surgery, though, is…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 3, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Why Is Ryan Gosling Such A Hardcore Chicken Activist?

Regular readers of The Frisky are well aware of two indisputable facts about yours truly: I am a diehard Ryan Gosling fangirl, and I am terrified of birds. When Robyn…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 22, 2015 - 4:00 pm

5 Animal Rights Campaigns That Managed To Screw Over Animals

Let’s face it: If good intentions were all it took to accomplish anything, we’d have fixed the world centuries ago. But a poorly thought out good idea can do just…

Cracked | December 10, 2013 - 4:45 pm

PETA Wants Teens To “Go All The Way”

Hey. Get your head out of the gutter! PETA means “go all the way vegan” instead of just vegetarian, obviously. Obviously. Is it really that obvious, though, when PETA’s new…

Mary Odell | August 8, 2013 - 11:20 am

Hero Of The Day: “Simpsons” Co-Creater Sam Simon, Stricken With Terminal Colon Cancer, Is Donating Everything — Everything! — To Charity

Sam Simon made a fortune as the co-creator of “The Simpsons” and has credits on “Anger Management” and “The Drew Carey Show.” Since “The Simpsons” is one of the most…

Julie Gerstein | July 27, 2013 - 10:00 am

Peter Dinklage Wants To End Testing On Animals

“It is unacceptable that animals continue to suffer around the world, including the United States of America, for the sake of beauty. I appeal to the USA to follow the…

Julie Gerstein | April 12, 2013 - 11:40 am

Evening Quickies: Ryan Gosling Saves The Cows

We knew Ryan Gosling loved his trusty mutt, but now he’s spread his love of animals to the barnyard. The Gos penned a letter on behalf of PETA (side

Jessica Wakeman | April 3, 2013 - 7:00 pm

Courtney Stodden Shills For PETA, Makes Us Feel Weird About Animal Rights

Look, there’s no doubt I support animal rights. I’m a vegan. I don’t wear fur and only wear vintage leather. However, I feel very strange about animal rights organization PETA…

Julie Gerstein | March 28, 2012 - 12:20 pm
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