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

#mcghoster film

#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 billion chickens are raised and killed for food per year in the UK, with 95% of them being reared on standard, intensive factory farms.  More...

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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...

create a wildlife haven in your garden
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Wednesday, June 12th, 2019

Learn how to create a wildlife haven in your garden

Worried about insect decline? Tiffany Francis reveals the ways we can attract all kinds of wildlife to our gardens. Nothing says spring like a fat, fuzzy bumblebee balanced on a flower, absorbing the sunshine as More...

By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, June 4th, 2019

Vegan activists are barbecuing fake dogs in UK cities

BBQ season is nearly here and in a bid to encourage the general public to “Think Before You Eat” animal rights charity PETA has been barbecuing fake dogs in UK cities.  Vegan activists have taken to the streets More...

animals rescued from roadside zoo in canada
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Monday, June 3rd, 2019

More than 200 animals have been rescued from a roadside zoo in Canada

Animal welfare group Humane Society International has just rescued over 200 wild animals from a roadside zoo in Canada. The confiscated animals include lions, tigers, zebras, bears, camels, monkeys, goats, and kangaroos. Roadside More...

india's first elephant hospital
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

India’s first elephant hospital for mistreated elephants is open for business

An elephant hospital has opened in India to provide much needed medical care to rescued animals. In late 2018, India opened the doors to its very first elephant hospital. This special medical centre was established More...

mercy for animals mcdonalds advert
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, May 28th, 2019

Celebrities appear in TV advert to implore McDonald’s to ‘stop this animal cruelty’

Mercy For Animals has teamed up with a host of famous faces to encourage fast-food giant McDonald’s to stop inflicting cruelty on animals. International animal protection organisation Mercy For Animals has More...

prada goes fur free
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

Luxury fashion house Prada announces it is going fur-free

Luxury Italian fashion house Prada is showing fur has had its day in the fashion world as it announces it will be going fur-free from February 2020.  Luxury fashion house Prada Group, which includes brands such More...

Caerphilly Castle birds shot by cadw
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

Nesting birds at Caerphilly Castle ‘killed by two men with rifles from Cadw’ during breeding season

Caerphilly locals are angered after reports emerged that nesting birds and pigeons who had been recently rescued from Caerphilly Bird Rescue were shot by “men with rifles at Caerphilly Castle.” Allegations More...