A string of incidents involving stray animals has sparked outrage throughout Turkey, prompting the government to eye a new animal welfare bill that would see dogs / cats more heavily protected. These laws are necessary in preventing animal cruelty and for handing out punishments that are appropriate for these crimes. Learn more under the ANIMAL NEWS page.
After years of pressure from activists, Canada Goose has officially announced that they will end their use of fur by the end of 2022. This is one step closer to the end of the fur industry! Learn more under the ANIMAL NEWS page <3
Northern Ireland may need to export a whopping 35% of their animal waste as their pig / chicken agriculture industry booms. Does this not indicate that Northern Ireland is unsustainably producing livestock? Exporting the poo does nothing to address the fact that Northern Ireland is producing an alarming level of animals that are destroying their waterways and land. When will we accept that animal agriculture is destroying our environment and stop looking at quick solutions that don't address the long-term problems?
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Our relationship with the planet and other species that inhabit it is warped and one sided. Our sense of entitlement motivates us to take whatever we can at any cost. Is it too late to stop the decimation of our planet? Will our continued yearning for more be what forces the extinction of so many recognizable species?
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Maine has become the 6th US State to ban the sale of cosmetics tested on animals. Animal testing is gross, ineffective, cruel, and exploitative and with all of the science at our disposal, outdated and unnecessary. Head to the ANIMAL NEWS page for the story!
Hey y'all! I'm Jonathan, and I'm the creator of the Happy Veg blog! I've been cooking now for about 8 years, and I'm obsessed with creating vegetarian recipes that everyone can make and love. I'm also obsessed with animals & travel. Thanks for visiting the blog and have a great day xo