Animal rights organisation Surge launches vegan poster campaign in London

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Hard-hitting new posters have appeared in London that ask the question of whether we can really call ourselves a nation of animal lovers when we allow farmed animals to be treated so poorly?  Image credit: Surge Eagle-eyed Londoners will notice new posters bearing the vegan message and encouraging the general public to wake up to the realities of animal More...

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By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, July 30th, 2019

Thousands of chickens die in heatwave at poultry farm that supplies Tesco and Sainsbury

Thousands of chickens baked to death in the heatwave at an intensive Red Tractor-endorsed farm that supplies major supermarkets including Tesco and Sainsbury’s. Temperatures soared in Britain last week, with More...

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By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019

The UK Parliament has finally banned the use of wild animals in travelling circuses

Campaigners celebrate as the British Parliament finally bans the use of wild animals in travelling circuses in England from January 2020.  Ministers have been promising to implement a ban for five years, and the More...

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By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019

Fiona Oakes’ animal sanctuary is facing closure and needs your help

Tower Hills Stables Animal Sanctuary, which is home to over 400 animals, is seeking donations to safeguard the future of the sanctuary and the animals in its care.  As well as being an elite vegan athlete and More...

should we avoid palm oil
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Thursday, July 18th, 2019

Palm oil: What are the environmental issues and should we all be avoiding it?

Dr Justine Butler investigates the ubiquitous ingredient that’s behind some worrying environmental issues.  Palm oil is big business! It is found in around half of all items on supermarket shelves, from margarine More...

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By VeganFoodAndLiving On Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

Virgin Holidays will no longer sell tickets to SeaWorld over animal welfare issues

Virgin Holidays will no longer sell tickets to SeaWorld amid concerns over animal welfare.  Virgin Holidays has confirmed that it will cease ticket sales to SeaWorld as part of its commitment to end relationships More...

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By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, June 25th, 2019

Over 40 animals evacuated from war-torn Gaza Zoo

Animal welfare group Four Paws International has recently rescued a total of 47 animals from a zoo in war-torn Gaza. Huge news from the animal welfare group Four Paws International as they have recently rescued More...

#mcghoster film
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Thursday, June 20th, 2019

New film calls out McDonald’s for ‘ghosting’ its animal welfare responsibilities

#McGhoster aims to make the public aware of McDonald’s failure to commit to meaningful improvements for chickens, creating a pressure group that’s impossible for them to ignore: their own consumers. Over one More...

is lab meat vegan
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, June 18th, 2019

Lab meat: Miracle or mire?

Juliet Gellatley, founder of Viva!, visits Mosa Meats to discover the potential of lab-grown meat for saving animals and the world. The primary reason for my keen interest in lab meat is its astounding potential More...

elephant tourism documentary
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, June 14th, 2019

Documentary shines spotlight on elephant tourism industry

A groundbreaking documentary from Lek Chailert, founder of Save Elephant Foundation, exposes the truth behind the elephant tourism industry. Lek is a world-renowned Asian elephant conservationist and TIME Magazine’s More...