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Compassionate Giving: Finding Your Advocacy Voice

Compassionate Giving: Finding Your Advocacy Voice

Colette Rice December 26, 2013 3

We are in that holiday time of year when giving takes center stage, so now is a good time to focus on both end-of-year charitable contributions and volunteer and advocacy planning for the animals

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Celebrating Turkeys

Celebrating Turkeys

Ashley Cook November 28, 2013 1

Each year as Thanksgiving approaches, I find that my thoughts turn to turkeys. Animals so often overlooked and seemingly doomed to be relegated to a decorative serving platter in perpetuity. Turkeys are actually intelligent,

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Free Birds, A personal story

Free Birds, A personal story

Nicole Hoffman November 1, 2013 3

Thanksgiving. If you’re like one of the millions of the vegans and vegetarians in the United States, you bought or plan to buy your Tofurky to celebrate this day of thanks American style. In

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Is Dairy Stealing?

Is Dairy Stealing?

Hannah Ellis October 31, 2013 16

I don’t often write posts like this, so please forgive the heavy subject matter. The following contains “extremist vegan” statements. Read on at your own risk. I usually write about hummus or cakes or

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Eat, Pet, Love: Catskill Animal Sanctuary’s 12th Annual Shindig

Eat, Pet, Love: Catskill Animal Sanctuary’s 12th Annual Shindig

Adrienne Borgersen September 20, 2013 0

Most of us have heard the terrible stories about the fate of animals on factory farms and victims of hoarding. But, did you know that many of them are rescued and taken to farm

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Book Review: Animal Camp

Book Review: Animal Camp

Dianne July 29, 2013 0

As an animal rights activist, I tend to read books on the subject of animals and then promptly get depressed at the state of things. That’s not the case when I read a book

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Book Review: Beg

Book Review: Beg

Dianne May 8, 2013 0

Rory Freedman brought veganism to the mainstream and influenced thousands of readers with her best selling book Skinny Bitch, and the follow-ups Skinny Bastard and Skinny Bun in the Oven. She’s hoping to once

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These Ducks and Geese Think Down Is a Downer

These Ducks and Geese Think Down Is a Downer

PETA February 1, 2013 0

We would have the same reaction if someone said that he or she was going to yank out all our hair: “What the pluck?!” So would ducks and geese. Here are just a few

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ETNIES VEGAN SHOES

ETNIES VEGAN SHOES

Gretchen December 28, 2012 4

Did you know that etnies carries vegan shoes?  I certainly didn’t, so I was super-psyched when they contacted Chic Vegan about their vegan line and shipped on over a pair of their Jameson 2

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Top 5 Reasons to Go Clubbing WITH Seals

Top 5 Reasons to Go Clubbing WITH Seals

PETA December 24, 2012 0

When you hear the phrase “clubbing baby seals,” don’t think of bloodthirsty Canadian hunters. Think of limpid-eyed mammals with gelled hair and a penchant for techno. If you prefer your baby seals alive and

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