PETA's youth division, peta2, is giving props to Justin Bieber and Ke$ha for their efforts in support of animal rights.
The Biebs is taking on Ke$ha and rappers k-os and Waka Flocka Flame in the Most Animal-Friendly Pop/Hip-Hop Artist category at this year's Libby Awards.
Biebs appeared in a campaign for the organization using Bieber catch-phrases like "My world includes passion for animals, yours should too" and "Animals can make u smile. Adopt from your local shelter". Ke$ha appeared in an ad campaigning against the slaughter of Canadian seals.
The Ready Set, Tokio Hotel, Hellogoodbye and the Swellers are all up for Most Animal-Friendly Band. Ke$ha and Tokio are also up for Best peta2 ad along with Social Distortion frontman Mike Ness and Yelle.
The Libby Awards will be decided on January 17th by fan votes as well as peta2.