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Fishmonger Rescues and Releases 70-Pound Octopus Back Into the Ocean

Koreatown Seafood Restaurants Reminded that Octopuses are Sentient Beings, Not Food

A new billboard is encouraging consumers to avoid seafood in Los Angeles' restaurant-dense area of Koreatown. The ad, created by PETA, shows an octopus alongside the words: "I'm ME, Not MEAT. See the Individual. Go Vegan." Several restaurants in...
Fishmonger Rescues and Releases 70-Pound Octopus Back Into the Ocean

Fishmonger Rescues and Releases 70-Pound Octopus Back Into the Ocean

A 70-pound octopus named "Fred" was released into the ocean by an unlikely savior: a California fish market owner. Morro Bay's Giovanni DeGarimore, who owns the popular Giovanni's Fish Market, says he couldn't butcher the...