Top 10 PETA protests of the decade (16 images)

Updated: Dec. 8, 2009 at 10:48 AM
A woman wearing a fur coat passes by as PETA volunteers Joanne Sim, Hannah Shaw and Tracey Glover (L to R) protest the Burberry store's use of fur in Washington on January 26, 2007. The protesters stood nearly naked in front of the store for an hour, covered by a banner that read "We'd rather go naked than wear fur." (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)
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PETA demonstrators in a pig and chicken costume call for a tax on meat and hold signs saying farming techniques lead to the growth of avian flu virus and the H1N1 virus (also known as the swine flu virus) near the IRS building and Capitol Hill in Washington on October 19, 2009. UPI/Roger L. Wollenberg
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PETA members dressed as seals pull an "Abbey Road" blocking traffic on Pennsylvania Avenue in front of the Canadian Embassy. The protest called for an end to Canada's annual seal hunt. UPI/Kevin Dietsch
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PETA member Amber Coon from Norfolk, VA, wearing only pink body paint, crouches in a cage mimicking the living conditions of pigs on factory farms, protest a gathering of pork-industry representative at the 2005 World Pork Congress in China Town section of Washington, DC, April 28, 2005. DC Police ended protest prematurely for lack of valid protest permit without making an arrest. (UPI Photo/Kamenko Pajic)
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PETA protests England's ceremonial bearskin hats at British Embassy in Washington
PETA Demonstrators, wearing body paint with the flags of their birth countries, protest the killing of black bears for the ceremonial bearskin hats worn by the Queen of England's Royal Guards in front of the British Embassy in Washington on November 29, 2007. (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg)
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Members of PETA participate in the "Running of the Nudes", a protest against the annual Running of the Bulls Pamplona, Spain, in front of the Spanish Embassy in Washington on June 21, 2007 (UPI Photo/Kevin Dietsch)
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PETA members protest outside of the tents in New York City's Bryant Park, freaking out the Fashion Week fashionista's by carrying around simulated skinned animals. (UPI/Ezio Petersen)
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