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Warning to Protect Dogs
California will be the first to include text in the state’s Driver Handbook that warns against leaving dogs locked in vehicles. The text will state that leaving dogs unattended...
Heather Mills for Animals
The UK charity Animals In Need has revealed Heather Mills as its new figurehead. “(Mills) has always campaigned for the humane treatment of animals and is herself a vegan...
Animal Adoption Success
The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) $100K challenge has animal adoption agencies showing impressive results as they race for the...
Study Finds Food Disparity
The Food Empowerment Project (FEP) has released the results from a Santa Clara County study showing the disparity between the availability of healthy food options...
Vets Care in Pakistan
In response to the disastrous floods in Pakistan that have already displaced nearly five million residents, aid for animals is now being provided in addition to the...
Deli Meat Recalled
Deli meats made by Zemco Industies and sold at Walmart stores nationwide were recalled August 23. The US Department of Agriculture has announced that...
FDA Investigate Egg Industry
After the massive egg recall (380 million to date) of August 13, the Federal Department of Agriculture (FDA) is investigating the production methods of two large Iowa egg...
4 Ways to Promote Veganism on College Campuses
Enrich your college experience by promoting veganism and helping the animals.
Iron Chef Features Veg Contestant
Veg chef Amanda Cohen, of the NYC vegetarian restaurant Dirt Candy, is scheduled to appear on the Food Network’s Iron Chef America. On what will be...
Vegan Coffee Shop Opens
South Philadelphia’s Grindcore House celebrated its grand opening August 21. The heavy metal-themed coffee house offers 100 percent vegan goodies in addition to...
Otarian Opens in London
Otarian, a restaurant chain with two locations in New York City, is planning to open three new UK locations. Two restaurants will open August 20 at Wardour Street and...
Daiya Hits Retail in Canada
The Vancouver-based company Daiya Foods is launching retail packages of its popular soy-free Daiya vegan cheese in stores throughout Canada. The Canadian launch will be...
Massive Egg Recall
A salmonella outbreak linked to egg shells has triggered a recall of 13 brands of eggs throughout the US. Iowa based company Wright County Eggs issued the recall August 13...
Vegan School Lunches Your Kids Will Love
Try these back-to-school tips to make your kid’s lunch the envy of the cafeteria.
Musical Duo Promote Veganism
Rodrigo Sánchez and Gabriela Quintero, who make up the Mexican acoustic guitar group Rodrigo y Gabriela, have joined forces with PETA in a new campaign to promote...
Vote for Veg Character
Rising Star, a new film by Marty Lang, may feature a vegan or vegetarian character. Dubbed The Alyza Challenge, The filmmakers have asked people to vote on whether or not...
Teen Helps Gulf Wildlife
Coins for the Coast, started by 13-year-old Meagan Bethel from Tuscan, Arizona, has collected more than $2,000 for wildlife in the Gulf. Bethel started collecting donations...
Vegan Wine Bar Opening
Ronen Seri of Blossom Restaurant is opening a fully vegan, organic wine bar named V-Note in Manhattan. In addition to having a standard menu similar to Blossom’s,
California Fur-Labeling Bill
The California State Senate passed a Humane Society of the United States-sponsored bill on August 11 that would require labeling on all fur garments indicating...
Dairy Affects Puberty
A new study published in Pediatrics says that early puberty, a risk factor linked to breast cancer, is more likely to affect girls who consume more meat and dairy products.
Tofu Recalled
San Francisco-based Quong Hop & Co, who produce tofu, hummus, and other soy-based products under the Raquel’s brand name, has recalled 90 of its products...
Tippi Hedren Wins Award
Social networking website BraveHeart Women has awarded Tippi Hedren a 2010 BraveHeart Award for Hedren’s work in animal advocacy. The award is given to individuals who...
Film Features Vegan Character
To be released August 13, Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World might poke fun at stereotypes, but that doesn’t mean that Todd Ingram, the rock star vegan whom Scott must defeat...
Meathead Goldwyn Goes Meatless
In June 2010, chef Craig “Meathead” Goldwyn wrote an article in the Huffington Post to better understand the vegetarianism debate. Goldwyn’s findings led him to...
Veg Fast Food Takes Manhattan
Pamela Elizabeth, co-founder of Blossom Restaurant and owner of Cocoa V in New York City, is set to open a string of healthy, organic, vegan fast-food cafés...
Vegan Yogi Breaks Record
Vegan yoga instructor and social activist Yasmin Fudakowska-Gow recently broke the record for the longest yoga marathon, pending Guinness World Record certification.
Balanced Menus for Hospitals
International coalition Health Care Without Harm’s Balanced Menu Challenge, which aims to increase health and sustainability in hospitals, has more than thirty US hospitals...
Chow Down for Health
Julia Grayer’s Chow Down examines the countless ways that the country’s lack of focus on nutritional healing and dependence on cheap and unhealthy convenience food...

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