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Changes Being Made To Mt. Lebanon Deer Culling Plan

Some changes are being made to a controversial deer culling plan in Mount Lebanon.

02/24/2015

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Anti-Culling Protesters Demonstrate At Mt. Lebanon Meeting

People who are against Mount Lebanon’s controversial plan to thin the deer herd in their community made their voices heard during a commissioners’ meeting and protest on Monday night.

02/23/2015

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USDA Report Orders Pittsburgh Zoo To Review Use Of Dogs To Herd Elephants

A report by the USDA has ordered changes to the way the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium uses dogs to help control its elephants and protect human handlers.

02/02/2015

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PETA Criticizes Zoo Using Dogs To Herd Elephants

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is investigating complaints by People For the Ethical Treatment of Animals that Pittsburgh zoo officials are being cruel by using dogs to herd its elephants.

11/10/2014

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PETA’s Top 5 Vegetarian-Friendly MLB Ballparks

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals recently ranked the top vegetarian-friendly ballparks in Major League Baseball.

07/15/2014

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Pittsburgh Woman Named PETA’s “Sexiest Vegan Next Door”

A Wexford woman has been named PETA’s “Sexiest Vegan Next Door.”
The animal rights group held a nationwide contest to find the sexiest vegan in the country.

05/06/2014

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Pittsburgh Woman Finalist For PETA’s Sexiest Vegan

A local woman could end up named PETA’s “Sexiest Vegan Next Door 2014.”

04/18/2014

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PETA To Protest Shrine Circus At Consol Energy Center

PETA will protest at Consol Energy Center tonight as the Shrine Circus opens its doors.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/04/2014

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Pittsburgh Steelers Le’Veon Bell Partners With PETA For Campaign

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell is partnering with PETA, and being featured in a new anti-fur ad for the advocacy group.

03/03/2014

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PETA To Protest Carriage Rides In Pittsburgh

For nearly 20 years, Mike Wertz has been operating horse drawn carriages in the Pittsburgh area. But on Saturday, PETA, the people for the ethical treatment of animals, are protesting Wertz’ carriage rides.

12/06/2013

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Horse Meat May Soon Be Available In The U.S.

With Congress quietly lifting a ban on the slaughter of horses, it means that horse meat may soon be available for purchase in the United States.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/01/2011

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Lions, Tigers And Bears, Oh My

KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek talks about the Zanesville exotic animals that were let loose on Tuesday evening.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/19/2011

Animal "Crush" Videos Allowed

Mike Pintek gets reaction from PETA’s Martin Mersereau regarding the Supreme Court’s ruling that it is unconstitutional to make it a crime to produce animal cruelty videos.

04/21/2010

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