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9 Things You Probably Didn't Know About the Fur Industry

9 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About the Fur Industry

The truth about wearing fur is said eloquently, if not directly, by singer Natalie Imbruglia. "There is no kind way to rip the skin off animals’ backs," she said. "Anyone who wears any fur shares...

People In The UK Are Now Eating 50 Percent Less Beef

According to a new report by ReportLinker, folks in the UK are eating half the beef and veal they did in 1975, with a steady decrease almost every single year since then. In addition...

Netflix’s “Okja” Makes Top 10 in NYTimes Best Movies of 2017

The New York Times listed Okja as one of the ten best movies of 2017. In the list, Okja is praised for extraordinary visuals and the depth and complexity of its message. The film, which follows a young girl trying...

‘Certified Organic’ Means Next to Nothing to Farm Animals

Farm animals today don't have it so good. For most, life is unthinkable torture in the most literal sense--wings and tails docked without anesthesia, living in hot, crammed, and stench-filled sheds along with thousands of...

Demand for Vegan Meat is Growing Worldwide Due to Concerns About Animal Welfare

The vegan meat industry continues to grow, estimated to reach $5 billion in worth. But it may not just be vegans driving the growth of meat alternatives. A recent report has identified “concerns about...

Animal Sentience Urged to be Recognized When Enforcing New UK Laws

Last month saw the nation panic about Britain's stance on animal cruelty when it was claimed that British MPs had voted against the idea of animal sentience. The nation’s MPS decided against the incorporation...
This LA Producer’s Speech on Animal Sanctuaries Will Give You All the Feels

This LA Director’s Speech About Animals Will Give You All the Feels

In a heartwarming speech at a recent fundraiser for the Loveland Sanctuary in Orange County, Asher Brown, founder of LA's Pollution Studios, urged his audience to open their minds to a life without animal products....
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Doctors Fight Against Animal Testing With $100,000 Fundraiser Campaign

The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) announced to its supporters today that it's launching a $100,000 fundraiser for its anti-animal-testing campaign, "First, Do No Harm." Through this campaign, the group hopes to intensify its...

Nude Alicia Silverstone Appears in Portland for Vegan Anti Wool Campaign

Actress, author, and activist Alicia Silverstone is turning heads in Oregon this week. The “Clueless” star is featured naked on a giant PETA billboard in Portland in an effort to bring awareness to the...

World’s First Vegan Political Party Plan to Abolish Factory Farming

For the first time in world history, Germans can vote for a vegan party this General Election, on the 24th September. Led by chairperson Ronald Wegner, the party stands to transform legislation concerning the environment,...

RSPCA Condones Use of Chemical Warfare Agent On Cats, Pigs and Kangaroos

The Oxford Dictionary defines the word pest as, “a destructive insect or other animal that attacks crops, food, livestock, etc”. However, in a recent paper drafted by RSPCA Australia, this is the classification now assigned...

US Department of Agriculture Launches New Animal Welfare Search Tool

The US Department of Agriculture's Animal Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has just launched what it refers to as a "refined public search tool." This will offer consumers access to check whether companies are complying with the...

Animal Welfare Information Concealed by U.S. Department

Back in February the USDA, United States Department of Agriculture, deleted it's public database of inspection records from zoos, circuses, and animal experimentation and research labs. What followed was public outcry, scrutiny by Congress and a...

NZ Introduce 46 New Regulations To Protect Animals Against Human Cruelty

New Zealand, already a leading country in animal welfare legislation, has brought into effect 46 new regulations to protect farmed animals and pets from human cruelty. Two years ago the Animal Welfare Act was...
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Do Animals Feel Pain? | Deciphering Scientific Studies on Pain in Animals

Few people would deny that animals are able, at least to some degree, to experience pain. However, in many cases farm animals routinely undergo procedures which are likely to cause pain without pain relief...