Did you know that your version of Internet Explorer is out of date?
To get the best possible experience using our website we recommend downloading one of the browsers below.

Internet Explorer 10, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari.

katy perry tigerkaty perry tiger

PETA in Up'ROAR' Over Katy Perry's New Video

Like us on Facebook:
The current article you are reading does not reflect the views of the current editors and contributors of the new Ecorazzi

Katy Perry‘s music video for her latest single, “Roar,” has the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) in an uproar over her use of animals in the video.

The “Roar” video takes place in a jungle scene with Katy Perry living among and interacting with jungle animals such as tigers, a monkey, parrots, and an elephant. PETA has always been opposed to animals in the entertainment industry, and Perry’s video is no exception.

“Animals used for entertainment endure horrific cruelty and suffer from extreme confinement and violent training methods,” said PETA representative, Merrilee Burke, to the Daily Star. “They often become stressed and anxious when hauled around and forced into unfamiliar or frightening situations.”

Burke also said that PETA believe the animals in the video were supplied by The Serengeti Ranch, who has been inspected by the US Department of Agriculture 22 times since 2001.

We wonder what ex-hubby and animal rights supporter Russell Brand thinks of Perry’s inclusion of captive animals…

Like us on Facebook:
0 Comments

Amendments to Animal Slaughter Practices Will Never Be “Enough”

Tyson is back in the news, and their efforts to appease Mercy For Animals have come up short.

10,000 Take Over Grant Park for Chicago Vegan Food & Drink Festival

On Saturday June 10th, ten thousand people helped prove that there’s success in promoting veganism, and tons of fun to be had doing it.

Forbes calls another PETA misstep ‘success’

The only ‘success’ or ‘victory’ for animals is new and continuing vegans.