So much for PETA's long-time love affair with "Twilight."
The organization, which gave Catherine Hardwicke's first installment of the series its 2008 Libby Award for being the most animal-friendly movie of the year, has now declared war on Summit Entertainment for having three caged wolves featured as live entertainment during its "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2" world premiere after party on Monday, Nov. 12.
In the left pic, two of the wolves play in the spotlight, as captured by "New Moon" actress Justine Wachsberger on Twitter.
A rep for PETA howled about the matter in a statement to The Wrap, saying "Didn't it dawn on the 'Twilight' event organizers that real wolves do not belong at a party with blaring music and flashing lights?"
It didn't help matters, according to spokesperson, that the company hired to provide the animals for said occasion was Hollywood Animals, which PETA avers »
- Amanda Bell
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