List of famous animal rights activists with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

More From Animal Rights Activists
An animal rights activist may refer to any person who is involved in the advocacy of animal welfare and the ethical and humane treatment of animals. One of the main objectives of an animal rights activist is to protect the rights of animals and ensure the physical and psychological health of animals. In order to protect animal rights, an animal rights activist many engage in activities that ensure animal welfare, including their longevity, reproductive health, disease protection and treatment, immunosuppression and animal testing of various products.an animal rights activist may address issues such as experiments on animals, animals used for entertainment purposes, animal conservation, anti-fur campaigns, commercial hunting, illegal sale of animal skin, abusive treatment of rats at laboratories, abandonment of pets, cruelty to zoo animals or other animals in confinement and many others. While cultural traditions all over the world have from ancient ages believed in animal rights, like Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism for example, animal’s right activism first emerged in North America in 1641. Thus, by the 17th century animal rights gained prominence. To learn more interesting facts about famous animal rights activists, continue to read some of their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

betty white Betty White
American

Pamela Anderson Pamela Anderson
Canadian, American

Kim Seok-jin Kim Seok-jin
South Korean

Bea Arthur Bea Arthur
American

Doris Day Doris Day
American

Ali MacGraw Ali MacGraw
American

Maryse Ouellet Maryse Ouellet
Canadian, American

Will Estes Will Estes
American
Burt Ward Burt Ward
American

Jorja Fox Jorja Fox
American

Malese Jow Malese Jow
American

Carré Otis Carré Otis
American

Ingrid Newkirk Ingrid Newkirk
British, American

Peaches Peaches
Canadian
Reid Scott Reid Scott
American
K. D. Lang K. D. Lang
Canadian

Kim Sears Kim Sears
British

Caitlyn JennerCaitlyn Jenner
American

Beth Ostrosky SternBeth Ostrosky Stern
American

Enrico ColantoniEnrico Colantoni
Canadian

Elaine HendrixElaine Hendrix
American
Jane WiedlinJane Wiedlin
American

Earl HollimanEarl Holliman
American
Charlotte RossCharlotte Ross
American

Kristin Bauer van StratenKristin Bauer van Straten
American