Animal Rights

Retail Giant PetSmart Names PETA in Spying Lawsuit

PetSmart says PETA paid operative to gain employment, illegally record conversations

Petsmart Stores Show High EarningsPet superstore PetSmart has filed a lawsuit against PETA, claiming a former employee who illegally filmed internal operations was being paid by and acting with orders from the animal rights group that aims to fully eradicate pet ownership.

PETA Used Paid Operative to Infiltrate PetSmart, Lawsuit Says

PetSmart lawyer says it was 'coordinated attack' by PETA and employee to collect secret footage in stores

A paid operative of PETA, a radical organization with aims of eradicating the practice of humans owning pets, paid an operative to get a job at PetSmart and collect damaging information, a Monday lawsuit by the store says.

House Halts Taxpayer-Funded VA Dog Experiments

New reporting requirements come in addition to a unanimously House-passed ban on VA testing that causes pain to dogs

The Veterans Affairs Department must report to Congress details of its research studies using dogs and other animals, including how many animals died during the experiments, under new language attached to a spending bill the House passed late this week.