PETA Goes After ‘Live’ Seafood Joints


Perhaps inspired by the ASPCAs visit to Sushi Uo, PETA is now targeting restaurants that serve live octopus, such as Sik Gaek, the Flushing establishment David Chang visited on No Reservations. Gothamist reports: They've penned some letters to the district attorneys of each jurisdiction, pointing out that octopuses can feel pain and the restaurants practices violate the states anti-cruelty statute.

PETA Pissed At Restaurants Serving Live Octopus [Gothamist]