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Ep.91: How PETA Tamed Joe Exotic, Big Cat Abuser.

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Release Date: 10/23/2019

Ep.148: PETA Saves Dogs: The Story of Jes and Edith show art Ep.148: PETA Saves Dogs: The Story of Jes and Edith

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Jes Cochran, a PETA field worker, found Edith the dog chained in a yard for 10 years. How Edith was saved by PETA's Community Animal Project is one of the stories captured in the new documentary, "Breaking the Chain," executive produced by Anjelica Huston. See it free now on Amazon Prime. And on I-Tunes, Apple TV, Google Play, Vudu, and Vimeo on Demand.

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Ep. 147: PETA's CAP on Ep. 147: PETA's CAP on "Breaking the Chain," a new documentary FREE on Amazon Prime

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Daphna Nachminovitch, PETA Sr. VP for Cruelty Investigations, believes a dog on a chain is imprisoned. Her fight to save chained dogs is featured in, "Breaking The Chain," a new documentary executive produced by Anjelica Huston and available now FREE on Amazon Prime.

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After spending most of her career researching monkeys Dr. Lisa Jones-Engel found she couldn't in good conscience continue her work at the Washington Primate Research Center. Now she works at PETA and advocates the shutting down of the center and the six other primate research centers in the nation. She talks of her ethical journey with Emil Guillermo on the PETA Podcast.

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Ep.145: Mink Covid: PETA Calls for End to Fur Trade As  Virus Mutates and Spreads to Humans in Europe and U.S. show art Ep.145: Mink Covid: PETA Calls for End to Fur Trade As Virus Mutates and Spreads to Humans in Europe and U.S.

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PETA is calling on the nation of Denmark to end the fur trade as thousands of mink have been infected with the coronavirus and passed it on to humans. Sascha Camilli of PETA's UK talks with Emil The mink Covid threat is also in Utah and Wisconsin. Jeremy Beckham is with the Utah Animal Rights Coalition. He says state officials have not adequately addressed the problem. 

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Ep.144: PETA's PLAN TO SAVE RACE HORSES  show art Ep.144: PETA's PLAN TO SAVE RACE HORSES

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PETA Sr. VP Kathy Guillermo talks about PETA's 11-point plan to save race horse lives. She's bringing a shareholder activism effort to race tracks across the nation from West Virginia to Arizona. The goal is to make smaller tracks adopt stricter rules that could save the lives of horses.

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Ep. 143:Once An Experimenter Now An Ethical ,Cruelty-Free Scientist  show art Ep. 143:Once An Experimenter Now An Ethical ,Cruelty-Free Scientist

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John Gluck was mentored by the notorious vivisector Dr.Harry Harlow at the University of Wisconsin. Then he began to see the animals as patients, not tools of science. Gluck's book, "Voracious Science and Vulnerable Animals" has become a guide for scientists, seeking to practice a science aligned with their ethical identity. Gluck talks with Emil Guillermo and admits he remains haunted by the faces of the animals he experimented on.

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Ep.141: Ingrid Newkirk on Ep.141: Ingrid Newkirk on "Animalkind," and on 40 years of PETA Activism

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Ingrid Newkirk talks to Emil Guillermo about her new book, "Animalkind," co-authored with Gene Stone. Why did she dedicate the book the way she did? Who is her ideal reader? What can people do to be more "animalkind"?

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Ep.140: Tiger King Sequel? Tim Stark On the Loose as PETA and Fed Marshalls Rescue His Abandoned Big Cats  show art Ep.140: Tiger King Sequel? Tim Stark On the Loose as PETA and Fed Marshalls Rescue His Abandoned Big Cats

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Tim Stark of "Tiger King" fame was known to be even badder than Joe Exotic among those in the big cat petting zoo industry. In September,  PETA shut him down after a three-year lawsuit found Stark and his G.W. Park in violation of the Endangered Species Act. Brittany Peet, general Counsel of PETA Foundation's Captured Animal Law Enforcement (CALE), breaks down the case with Emil Guillermo.

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Joe Maldonado Passage, a/k/a/ Joe Exotic was the biggest name in big cat breeding in the roadside attraction business in America. PETA and Big Cat Rescue helped to bring him down.

Brittany Peet, PETA's director of Captive Animal Law Enforcement talks to Emil Guillermo about how she came to know Joe Passage, and how PETA helped rescue some of the animals he imprisoned.

Peet still doesn't know why Joe Exotic asked her to testify on his behalf at trial. Peet said she told the whole unsavory truth about what she saw at Exotic's Oklahoma operation. 

Read more about Exotic and what you can do to stop the roadside zoo industry. 

Go to PETA.org.

 

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