LUSH donates £330,000 in funding to help end animal testing

LUSH donates £330,000 in funding to help end animal testing

LUSH has awarded £330,000 in funding to campaigners and scientists from 11 countries in support of their work to end animal testing. During the 2017 LUSH Prize event held last weekend in London, cruelty-free beauty brand LUSH awarded £330,000 to companies and individuals actively working to end animal testing. LUSH prize The LUSH prize, which is More...

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A vegan animal sanctuary is on a mission to save bull calves from slaughter, but they need your help!
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
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A vegan animal sanctuary is on a mission to save bull calves from slaughter, but they need your help!

The Lisa James Animal Sanctuary is on a mission to save bull calves from a slaughterhouse, and is fundraising to help with the cost of caring for the animals.  A vegan animal sanctuary is on a mission to save More...

The truth about the modern day chicken industry
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
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The truth about the modern day chicken industry

Claire Palmer reveals what Viva!’s investigations have discovered about the chicken industry… The true facts about the chicken industry aren’t widely known, so Viva!’s Claire Palmer investigates the More...

Should we feed cats and dogs a vegan diet?
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
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Should we feed cats and dogs a vegan diet?

Helen Bee Greener explores the ethical minefield for a vegan of deciding whether to have an animal companion and how to feed it…  Tell someone you’re vegan and you will most assuredly be asked the same More...

Lab testing on chimpanzee's nears its end as animals are retired to sanctuaries
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
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Lab testing on chimpanzee’s nears an end as animals are retired to sanctuaries

A recent feature published in The New York Times declared that the era of chimpanzees used as research subjects is officially over. In 2015, The National Institute of Health (NIH) stated that it would cease support More...

CCTV to be introduced in all slaughterhouses in England in 2018
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Monday, November 13th, 2017
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CCTV to be introduced in all slaughterhouses in England in 2018

CCTV recording will become mandatory in all slaughterhouses in England next year, Environment Secretary Michael Gove has confirmed. In August, the Secretary of State launched a consultation on the plans to deliver More...

By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, November 10th, 2017
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The Republic of Ireland has just banned the use of wild animals in circuses!

Yesterday, the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed T.D, signed regulations, that will come into effect on January 1st 2018, banning the use of wild animals in circuses in the Republic of More...

Italy votes to ban all animal circus acts
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, November 10th, 2017
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Italy votes to ban all animal circus acts

With one of the biggest circus industries in the world, Italy has voted to phase out all animals used in circuses and traveling shows after a recent vote in the Assembly of the Parliament. The exciting news comes More...

Animal welfare organisation uses spectacular projections to expose realities of British pig farming
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
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Animal welfare organisation uses projections in London to expose realities of British pig farming

On the evening of Monday 6 November animal welfare organisation Viva! and vegan celebrity Peter Egan conducted a peaceful, spectacular stunt outside National Pig Awards in central London to send a loud and clear More...

Pig farmer goes vegan and quits farming saying veganism is the "future of farming"
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, November 3rd, 2017
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Pig farmer goes vegan and quits farming saying veganism is the “future of farming”

A pig-farmer has gone vegan and quit farming after watching thought-provoking videos on YouTube, saying veganism is the “future of farming”.  Photo: Johnér Gustaf Soderfeldt was a pig-farmer and owner More...