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January 12, 2023
Moira Colley 202-483-7382
Los Angeles – Please see the assertion under from PETA Senior Vice President Lisa Lange on the loss of life of Lisa Marie Presley:
Lisa Marie Presley was not solely a proficient singer-songwriter, loving spouse, and mom but additionally a good friend to animals. After studying that an Elvis impersonator had named a chimpanzee after her and was exploiting him for revenue, she efficiently teamed up with PETA to attain the discharge of her namesake to a sanctuary. And she or he didn’t cease there. Early within the COVID-19 pandemic, when shelters have been in determined want of foster households, Lisa Marie and her twin daughters set a beautiful instance by opening their dwelling and hearts to 2 canines. Although the “Lights Out” singer has handed away, her vibrant imaginative and prescient for animals will proceed to encourage all of us at PETA.
PETA—whose motto reads, partially, that “animals are usually not ours to abuse in any means”—opposes speciesism, a human-supremacist worldview. For extra info, please go to PETA.org or comply with the group on Twitter, Fb, or Instagram.