The latest animal rights and ethical news
The decision follows research by the company, in which 92 percent of UK holidaymakers said they would prefer to see animals in their natural habitat.
The tennis player, who earned his fifth Wimbledon title after a grueling five-set match against Roger Federer yesterday, had his mind on wildlife during the tournament
Low oxygen levels caused by alcohol-contaminated water is having a 'serious impact on the aquatic life'
The activist look to YouTube to question the arguments the farmer made against animal rights activists and the role of investigations
Purezza, which has branches in both Camden and Brighton, has created a new pizza, the profits of which will be given to an animal sanctuary in Kent
Matthew Evans, who has written a book about eating meat, says 'billions' of animals are slaughtered to protect fruit and vegetable crops for human consumption
Data analyzed by animal rights charity PETA has revealed that what it describes as the 'archaic spector' is falling out of favor with the public
Footage obtained by animal rights charity PETA shows a worker 'kicking a cow who lay trapped in a milking stall and striking her nearly 60 times with a cane on her hindquarters, legs, and sensitive udder'
Animal rights charity PETA believes using inclusive language when it comes to animals will foster empathy in young readers
Hagaskolan – Waldorfskolan is a school for children aged six to 15-years-old. It is based on the Waldorf educational philosophy, which is renowned for having a core interest in nature and environment
It is believed that four birds were killed and another was left with a broken wing following the incident in Wales
The activist held a sign describing veganism as 'violence', saying it hurts the planet, humans, and animals
The actions of executive chef Karunesh Khanna came to light during an employment tribunal
Vegan charity PETA wanted to run an ad on local buses and taxis that showed an exhausted donkey next to the words 'Donkeys Suffer for Tourists. Please Don't Ride Them'
According to its founder, Citizen Kind is 'a new way to help those people discover opportunities in companies who align with their values - sustainable, vegan and ethical treatment for all
Recent reports have suggested that beef farmers are in the red, partly due to consumers opting for vegan and vegetarian food. This is to be celebrated, according to one prominent vegan
The ban, which will be in place by 2020, has been welcomed by animal rights campaigners
Some people have questioned whether there is any concrete evidence to link the activity with vegans, others have said this kind of action is not compatible with veganism
'They are thrown, hit, held up by their wings, and have their necks broken - all while other workers watch on and laugh'
The driver of the lorry is said to have suffered from injuries, which are not believed to be life-changing
The perpetrator of the switch bragged about the prank on Facebook - earning backlash from fellow social media users, who said the 'joke' could kill someone
The bill does however exempt cosmetics imported from China, which under current law require to be tested on animals
The country plans to resume commercial whaling in its own waters as early as July
The star accused the company of conducting cruel treatment 'disguised as entertainment'
While the company offers non-leather interiors, animal-free steering wheels must be ordered off-menu. As of next year, these two models will come with a vegan wheel as standard
The animals were jabbed with sharp metal spikes then left with bleeding wounds, forced to perform tricks, and stopped from interacting with each other
The flesh is being served 'as a delicacy' at weddings, according to an article by The Telegraph
The vegan facility aims to service the 'ever-increasing demand for and interest in Jewish veganism'
'This is the biggest animal disease outbreak we've ever had on the planet...and we have no way to stop it from spreading'
It is not known how many customers unwittingly ate the meat version of Burger King's Whopper
The German circus Roncalli is the first in the world to use the spectacle - which media outlets have described as 'amazing'
An extensive report published by the Mail Online says mainly women laborers suffer from painful burns, no contracts, guaranteed income, or pension
The note will contain animal fat, despite complaints from vegans and religious groups about the smaller notes, which were released earlier and also contain the tallow
The initiative invites people to try a plant-based diet for 30 days throughout June, offering support, information, and advice
'Our multilayered program informs and inspires newcomers, trains and empowers activists, and strengthens the animal rights movement'
The establishment, in Pitlochry, wants to 'offer travelers the opportunity to experience the Scottish Highlands without compromising on their ethics'
There are now fewer than 100 of the animals left in the world - with some estimates as low as just 30. They have reportedly been victims of habitat fragmentation
'Some of the animals were showing signs of significant psychological distress including compulsive, constant pacing'
Researchers are urging authorities to stop the nocturnal harvest before more birds are 'vacuumed' to death
Mike and Joe Hill are the father and son co-founders of frozen pizza empire One Planet Pizza. They reveal how they trained for the event - and who they are fundraising for
Activists are petitioning against the event 'where the zoo is basically turned into a nightclub for the night'
The three-year-old elephant was branded the 'real-life Dumbo' after eye-witnesses claim he was 'forced to perform in unnatural and distressing shows'
"The daftest thing I hear about veganism, and I hear it on a fairly regular basis, is that vegans can't make muscle, you need meat for protein. My argument is always, of course, 'why am I twice your size then?'."
'Addressing the plastic problem in our oceans, rivers, and land is everyone's responsibility – including the companies that use much of the plastic in the world today'
The British actor has also been axed as a patron for the animal-charity Born Free
An undercover investigation filmed workers kicking and stamping on birds, as well as dead animals left to rot among the living - leading to cannibalism on at least one farm
A campaigner has criticised the decision, saying 'elephants' risk of extinction is critical and any decision made regarding their future ought to be considered with full public and scientific scrutiny'
The forced swim tests, which have been discredited by many people, involve putting mice, rats, and other small animals in inescapable beakers filled with water and forcing them to swim so they don't drown
A law firm quizzed 1,000 vegans about their workplace - and revealed that a significant number also feel unfairly treated and even harassed at work
'I thought I would prove to her that the whole 'dairy gives me acne' thing is in her head'
Animal rights campaigners believe the company has misled children about the conditions endured by animals within the farming system - and want it to create a more realistic portrayal
Plant-based fish alternatives have been accused of being on the verge of 'false and misleading'
The war on the Gaza Strip has been raging on for several years now, with local zoos and many animals caught in the crossfire. The Rafah Zoo in particular has become known as a 'zoo of horrors', with four lion cubs freezing to death earlier this year among other horrors
The state has removed the proposal that would allow animal tests conducted in public universities to be 'concealed'
Undercover footage shows calves receiving 'multiple blows' to head from workers using sticks
The school has come under fire from a former pupil who says the initiative will teach the children that it is okay to exploit and kill animals with the only justification being that people enjoy eating their bodies
The Raystede Centre for Animal Welfare, in East Sussex, says it is not an animal rights charity and will continue to sell meat, eggs, and dairy
The television celebrity is just one of the well-known faces encouraging the public to ditch meat and dairy for Animal Aid's Summer Vegan Pledge
The founder says she sees the store will support vegan businesses by stocking hand-selected products and food options
The BBC television presenter said he has received a threat listing things his detractors say they could do - including organizing a car crash
The Australian farmer, who has been banned from keeping animals for five years and fined $6,500, said he staved the hens to induce 'forced molt' - which he claimed was a common practice
The Idaho eatery's boss says she will sell the final animal products she has in stock, and from then on, will only serve 'excellent food that everyone can enjoy'
Last week, dead birds were hung by the neck from the BBC presenter's fence, as the bloodsports community and farmers express their rage at not being able to indiscriminately shoot so-called pest birds
The poll asks whether 'the BBC sack outspoken Springwatch presenter Chris Packham', who is unpopular with farmers because of his anti bloodsports campaigning - but 71% of respondents say he should keep his job
The TV presenter has been involved in a campaign to revoke general shooting licenses for so-called 'pest' species including pigeons and crows
According to animal welfarists, the phenomenon stems from selectively breeding birds to grow so massive, so quickly, that they can barely support their weight
The extreme weather conditions meant staggering numbers of animals were swept into freezing floodwaters. Those who survived will most likely die as a result of the lack of food and drinkable water or be sent to the slaughterhouse, according to PETA
While 75 percent of US adults believe they usually buy 'humane products', only one percent of farmed animals are raised on non-factory farms
The researcher suggests animal agriculture will 'financially collapse' when the UK has a vegan population of 15 percent
Almost 10,000 rabbits were used in experiments within Britain during 2017 according to the latest data - with many of these taking place within educational institutions
The donation was made by Million Dollar Vegan - the initiative which offered Pope France $1 million if he went vegan for Lent
The report reviews the latest scientific research on the impact of reduction fisheries and the lack of transparency and sustainability in the aquafeed sector
The League Against Cruel Sports has said the scale of illegal hunt activity going on is 'shocking' - with reports of fox hills topping 40 over the last season
Horses and camels are used to carry tourists on their backs and pull carriages in the hot sun in top tourist destinations including the Great Pyramid of Giza, Saqqara, and Luxor
The Indian region, in the Bhavnagar district, also prohibits the sale of meat and egg - but not the consumption of dairy
Following a complaint from a neighbor, the family claim to have only two weeks to give up Arlo the pig
Jack Castle, who hunted animals for decades as a fourth generation hunter, decided to stop killing animals - and speak up for them instead. He credits his wife for the huge change in his outlook
UK-based animal protection agency Animal Aid, which is running its pledge for the second year running, will offer support and encouragement to those who take part
Whether farmed or caught wild, consuming fish involves animal suffering and ecological destruction. What is the best way for individuals to help fish?
The footage documented by Compassion Over Killing (COK) exposes what the organization describes as 'senseless and violent abuse of mother cows and their defenseless calves'
The singer posted a video of his spider monkey dressed in a diaper and tiger costume
Animal-rights organization, PETA, said 'horse racing is a stain on the UK's reputation as an animal loving nation'
The athlete, who recently revealed he has ditched his vegan diet following health issues, says killing an animal feels like 'the next stage'
The new methods pertain to tests for eye and skin irritation, and according to vegan charity PETA, they will 'will spare countless animals the agony of having substances dripped into their eyes and rubbed onto their skin'
Fish have long been seen as emotionless, and unintelligent. But this is far from the truth. Now more and more people are learning about the incredible feats these amazing creatures are capable of
He said he kept it a secret from his colleagues at first, as he 'was worried about them making jokes'. But eventually he ditched the job to work for a vegan meat company
Another anti-vegan stunt has backfired as even meat-eater asks 'why are you doing this?'
The stunt backfired as 'meat-eating members of the public' said they were encouraged to quit meat
Since December, nearly a thousand dolphins have been discovered dead on France's Atlantic coast
The global giant says it will stop using the discredited 'swim tests' in the future, in its own laboratories, or outside ones
While most people agree that as omnivores, dogs can be very healthy on a well-planned vegan diet, there is more debate around cats, as they are natural carnivores
The marine biologists who conducted the animal's autopsy branding the waste plastic 'disgusting', saying action must be taken by the government against those who continue to treat the waterways and ocean as dumpsters
The former bouncer described himself as 'blind as a bat' before removing animal products from his diet
The cosmetics company said it's 'unconvinced that even the very best egg production is free from suffering'
The beagles, who are part of toxicity experiments, are just 36 of the 60,000 dogs used annually in experiments at hundreds of labs across the United States of America
Fish have personalities. They plan, recognize, remember, court, parent, innovate, manipulate, and get depressed. So why do we treat them so badly?
Numbers of the animals - who share around 97 percent of their DNA with humans - have sharply fallen in recent decades, with habitat loss cited as the major reason
Paul Youd, who has been vegan for 15 years, says he has so much energy eating plants he feels like a 40-year-old
The mass-production vehicle, which will go on display at the Geneva International Motor Show this week, is the recipient of a Compassionate Business Award from PETA