Tag archive for ‘animal impact’
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...

grumpy cat dies
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, May 17th, 2019

Feline superstar Grumpy Cat passes away aged 7

Internet sensation Grumpy Cat, who inspired countless memes thanks to her unimpressed expression, has passed away aged 7.  Feline superstar Grumpy Cat, who found internet fame after her picture was posted onto More...

h&m stops selling cashmere
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

Fashion retailer H&M bans ‘conventional’ cashmere thanks to ‘environmental and animal welfare challenges’

Fashion retailer H&M has announced it will no longer sell products made from ‘conventional’ cashmere by the end of 2020 after a PETA investigation exposed the cruelty inflicted on goats for their More...

uk bans animal circuses
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Thursday, May 2nd, 2019

UK government introduces legislation to ban the use of wild animals in travelling circuses

Environment Secretary Michael Gove has announced the UK government has introduced a new law to ban the use of wild animals in travelling circuses.  Ministers have been promising to implement a ban for five years, More...

By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, April 26th, 2019

Dead birds hung on vegan TV present Chris Packham’s property after he campaigned against shooting

Dead crows hung by their necks appeared on wildlife TV presenter and vegan Chris Packham property after he campaigned against shooting so-called ‘pest’ birds with campaign group Wild Justice. Following More...

how fishing is destroying the ocean
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Thursday, April 18th, 2019

How fishing, not straws, is destroying the ocean

Ditching straws is great, but we must stop eating fish if we want to save the ocean says Lex Rigby. When you read the words ‘plastic pollution’, I bet there are a number of framed images your mind conjures More...

dominion watched 55,000 times
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Thursday, April 11th, 2019

Vegan film ‘Dominion’ has been watched 55,000 times since Australian protests

After animal rights activists protesting against the mistreatment of farmed animals in Australia brought Melbourne to a standstill, vegan documentary Dominion has been watched over 55,000 times.  Animal rights More...

milk sales fall by $1 billion
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

Popularity of plant-based milk alternatives causes milk sales to fall by $1 billion

The popularity of plant-based milk alternatives is booming and the dairy industry is feeling the squeeze.  The popularity of plant-based milk alternatives is booming with more people than ever before opting for More...