VegFest London Countdown – Vegan Activists Summit – Marta Zaraska

So as the countdown to Vegfest London continues, this week I got to talk to Marta Zaraska - Science Journalist and author of 'Meathooked'. 'Meathooked' takes a look at the human obsession with meat, and questions why humans eat meat at all. So I decided to find out a little more about what exactly Marta will … Continue reading VegFest London Countdown – Vegan Activists Summit – Marta Zaraska

Essex Pig Save & Animal Equality Outreach Event

On Sunday 28th August, Essex Pig Save and Animal Equality joined forces to show the people of Southend-on-Sea, Essex, the truth behind animal agriculture. Essex Pig Save have held a number of successful vigils over the past few months, I wrote about the first one outside Cheale Meats in Brentwood here. The aim of the … Continue reading Essex Pig Save & Animal Equality Outreach Event

UPDATE – #PigTrial Puts Animal Agriculture on Trial

On Wednesday 24th August, the two-day trial that has been highly anticipated for over a year, gaining worldwide news coverage and public attention, finally began as Anita Krajnc, co-founder of Toronto Pig Save, appeared in court. With dozens of animal rights activists gathered outside the courthouse, and every major news channel from Canada in attendance, … Continue reading UPDATE – #PigTrial Puts Animal Agriculture on Trial

Compassion is not a Crime – Toronto Pig Save Co-Founder’s Trial

#pigtrial I had the amazing opportunity to visit Toronto a few weeks ago and be part of the Toronto Save vigils. I'll be writing more about this soon, but as I'm still on my travels, I just want to briefly let everyone know about a really important trial coming up. Anita Krajnc is the co-founder … Continue reading Compassion is not a Crime – Toronto Pig Save Co-Founder’s Trial

Essex Pig Save First Vigil – 6th June 2016

Last year, I wrote about a save movement called Toronto Pig Save, an organisation who bear witness to pigs on their way to slaughter. I interviewed popular American blogger Bite Size Vegan about her thoughts on attending her first vigil with Toronto Pig Save, and thought about how the videos and images captured by people attending … Continue reading Essex Pig Save First Vigil – 6th June 2016

RIP Harambe – Gorilla Shot Dead at Zoo in Ohio

On Saturday, Harambe the Gorilla was shot dead at Cincinnati Zoo, Ohio, after a child fell into his enclosure, as the director believed the young boy was in a "life-threatening situation". See the full story here. Similar situations to this seem to be occurring more and more frequently, which poses the question...how safe actually are … Continue reading RIP Harambe – Gorilla Shot Dead at Zoo in Ohio

A New Future for Colombia’s Only Animal Sanctuary

A few months ago, I wrote about the heart-warming story of Juliana's Animal Sanctuary for Your Daily Vegan. Owner Juliana has been on quite a journey, and one thing that is impossible to ignore is her sheer dedication to rescue and care for animals in need. You can view my article about Juliana's inspiring journey here. https://youtu.be/GSnFg04_yQoContinue reading A New Future for Colombia’s Only Animal Sanctuary

Supermarket Sweep – Tesco’s New Vegan Range

So I don't normally blog about supermarkets because, well, I just think there are probably more interesting things in life. But when you're vegan, it's weird how even the smallest thing like the prospect of dairy-free garlic dough balls can seem so exciting! When I was in California, I swore by WholeFoods, it was like … Continue reading Supermarket Sweep – Tesco’s New Vegan Range

Vans ‘Off The Wall’ Vegan Trainers

Yet another way living vegan by no means involves missing out on anything - trainers! There are several high-quality brands that sell products which involve zero harm to animals...because who wants to have that on their conscience when they're buying a new pair of shoes?! One of my particular favourites is the Vans 'Off The … Continue reading Vans ‘Off The Wall’ Vegan Trainers

Animal Liberation Tattoo at London Vegan Tattoo Studio

On Saturday, I had my first ever tattoo. I looked around and found that some tattoo inks contain animal by-products, so I needed to make sure I went somewhere that used vegan ink. But then I thought, what better place to get a vegan tattoo then London's one and only vegan tattoo studio? Fifth Dimension … Continue reading Animal Liberation Tattoo at London Vegan Tattoo Studio