While Christmas is likely a bit different for all of us this year as we continue to deal with the covid-19 pandemic, I wish you all a safe and enjoyable Christmas. Much love to each and every one of you <3
Tule Elk on the Point Reyes National Seashore are suffering as California endures a continued drought that is making water impossible for the elk to find. Instead of allowing activists to bring much needed water to the dying elk, the National Park Services is denying entry to activists, pandering to the animal agriculture industry that operates on approximately 1/3 of the "wilderness area" of the park.
What good is a National park if the animals supposedly protected within said park are being denied what they need to survive? Learn more under the ANIMAL NEWS tab!
The USFWS is once again being slapped with a lawsuit over their lack of action in protecting the remaining 300 wolverines throughout the US. This marks the second time the USFWS has been sued regarding wolverines. We need an organization that is ready to tackle conservation, not one that has to be sued repeatedly as endangered species plummet further towards extinction.
Learn more under the ANIMAL NEWS tab.
A private club in Singapore will be the first to serve lab grown chicken to diners on December 19th. How is lab grown meat produced and will it replace factory farming? Head to the KITCHEN, VEGGIES, & HEALTH page for my thoughts!
In yet another demonstration of the Trump admin's wholly negligent approach to animal welfare, they've gone ahead and approved seismic blasting in search of oil off the Gulf of Mexico. These damaging blasts disrupt marine life, destroy habitats, and will undoubtedly push the critically endangered Bryde whales to extinction. Learn more under the ANIMAL NEWS tab!
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