A former fox hunter appealed his conviction for illegally chasing and killing a fox, trying to use a loophole in the law - but the judge upheld the ruling
The party is contesting the elections as part of 'Animal Politics EU' – a group of 11 European parties for animals, who have a 'shared fundamental principle of protecting the interests of the weakest against the might of the strongest'
This legislation has been a long time coming: a ban was first promised under a Labour Government in 2006. Since that time, repeated efforts by backbench MPs to bring in a ban through Private Member's Bills, supported have been thwarted by a handful of MPs
Earlier this month, the European Parliament's agriculture committee approved a ban on naming meat-free foods after their traditional counterparts - but opponents say this would confuse consumers
Emma Hurst has promised she won’t be 'some politician full of empty promises', saying she plans to do 'whatever it takes' to make changes for animals
Last week the European Parliament's agriculture committee approved a ban on naming meat-free foods after their traditional counterparts. If it's voted into effect, veggie burgers could be renamed 'discs'
This week, the EU Parliament's agriculture committee approved a ban on naming meat-free foods after their traditional counterparts. If the proposals are voted into effect by the full EU Parliament in May, vegan and veggie burgers could become 'discs', and sausages 'tubes' among other products
A petition signed by 1,109 people and supported by high profile people including former First Minister of Wales Carwyyn Jones AM and Dirty Vegan Matthew Pritchard was considered by the Welsh Petitions Committee this morning
Global animal protection agency Animal Equality - which captured footage of the abuse - is 'extremely disappointed' by the sentencing, which saw all three men avoid jail
He will be running with Australia's Animal Justice Party in the seat of Heathcoate. He wants to speak out for animals in the political arena
Animal rights charity PETA has contacted the U.S. Representative to highlight the environmental impact of animal agriculture - and ask er to 'promote equity, environmental justice, health, and kindness by recognizing the need for vegan food policies'
The short documentary will be shown to policymakers in a bid to try and inspire change in agricultural policies. It will be followed by a Q&A
The Advocates for Animals team consists of animal protection law experts that have worked with most of the main animal protection organizations in the UK
The prominent advocate said veganism is not associated with any particular political party, as 'animal rights know no political party boundaries'
Kyle O'Sullivan, who grew a significant social media after his 'vegan rap' went viral, has been jailed for 12 months for threatening his ex-girlfriend
Dairy UK says it has a 'duty to ensure the nutritional and health benefits of real dairy are recognized by and communicated to consumers'
Watchdog groups allege that Pilgrim's Pride's factory farm practices are 'inhumane' and 'environmentally irresponsible'
The first African-American US Senator, and former mayor of Newark, has openly critiqued the unsustainability of animal agriculture, labeling it a 'tragic reality'
The state is now closer to prohibiting the sale of cosmetics which include ingredients that have been newly tested on animals. If passed, the new law would take effect from 2020
The proposed legislation from the country's Minister of Health has been welcomed by animal welfare campaigners who say it would be a 'big step forward'
Suffolk County Council has become the first in the country to provide one for its vegan employees, offering them the chance to contribute to corporate agendas and decisions where relevant
A judge has ruled that the law - which stops activists and journalists from investigating farming and slaughterhouse facilities - violates the first amendment of free speech
The country will follow English in enforcing the cameras, with politicians saying the law is aimed at ensuring there are 'highest standards of animal welfare'
The charity - which encourages people to try a vegan diet throughout January - is calling on Prime Minister Theresa May to support its campaign and ditch animal products
The decision has been described as a 'landmark' one by animal welfare campaigners who said the suffering experienced by ducks and geese is 'intolerable'
According to animal welfarist organization Cruelty Free International, a cash payment a cash payment 'in the amount of a four to five digit sum' has been agreed instead
The Shopshire deputy council leader, who described the adverts as 'fake news' said veganism should not be promoted in counties that were 'built on agriculture'
The US Senator has been praised for his Primate Bill, with campaigners saying the 'level of suffering that these intelligent and social animals are subjected to in US experiments is shocking'
An official UK Government and Parliament petition has been launched - if it reaches 100,000 signatures, it will be considered for debate in Parliament
Welfare campaigners have applauded the Government's pledge on keeping the ban - but wants to see the ban go further
If a tribunal decides the worker was fired for being vegan, it will go to a full trial
But a vegan veterinarian says he has found 'no conclusive evidence that cats and dogs fed well-planned and nutritional vegan diets are less healthy than the norm'
She revealed she'd bought a former Walkers Crisps' factory in Durham earlier this year - now she's getting closer to opening the biggest vegan factory in the nation
The honor recognizes her 'tireless efforts to help end animal testing'
She wants to change Australia's political climate and 'fix the country's history of animal cruelty'
According to campaigners, new legislation - Prop 12 - will benefit millions of animals
The State is considered to be the hub of the country's dog-racing industry
Animal rights activists took the footage which was highly publicized
Undercover footage revealed animals being punched, kicked, and jabbed with clippers
Dairy bosses claim consumers are being misled into buying plant-based products
The party aims to make the city the vegan capital of the world
Public sector organizations should offer at least one plant-based option daily, say campaigners
The society's fringe event will look at how to build a healthy and sustainable food system
Campaigners said they wanted to highlight animal cruelty at farms supplying Whole Foods
The coats were being bought and sold via eBay
Health organizations have praised the new legislation
The party has urged the Government to reduce animal suffering
The dedicated animal advocate delivered 10,000 signatures to 10 Downing Street
If enacted, the city would become the world's biggest to uphold such rules
The initiative is part of the city's response to a 'climate emergency'
While the practice is rare, it is legal in 44 states
More than 6,000 of the animals are used in the experiments every year across Europe
Fake blood was thrown at businesses - some windows were also smashed
The call to action follows an exposé of the English wool industry
Officials cite concerns of rabies and a tarnished city image
The bill treats access to healthy food as 'a basic human right'
PM Trudeau says he will 'stand up to defend' the dairy industry
The bill was unanimously passed by California lawmakers
The new law came into effect this week
The 'cruel' devices are soon to become illegal
One MP says deals with meat, dairy, and egg industries are hurting Canada's economy
Health professionals have applauded the move
Campaigners say it is too hard for consumers to know how many animals are reared in low-welfare 'factory farm' conditions
The move has been welcomed by animal welfare campaigners
The jury found that weedkiller had contributed 'substantially' to Dewayne Johnson's lymphoma
The code has been updated as part of a raft of animal welfare reforms
The move has been described as a 'major breakthrough' by campaigners
Abusers will face up to five years in jail under draft legislation
It is technically legal to eat a 'humanely killed' animal you 'own'
Research has linked neonicotinoid pesticides to the decline of bee populations
Scottish schoolchildren are not eating enough fruit and vegetables on average
Exports have slowed as a result of new tariffs
Polling shows almost seven in 10 respondents want to see the blood sport made illegal
This will reduce the number of animals in experiments by almost a fifth
The Government said the way animals are treated is 'an important reflection of society'
He took the animal to a sanctuary
The animal is currently being treated for serious wounds
Politicians have created a number of schemes to reduce plastic waste
Labour and Tory MPs feared an elephant ivory-only ban could put other animals at a greater risk from poaching
The Government wants to tackle the criminals trafficking endangered species
The country wants to phase out regulatory testing by 2025
The Government wants to support the 'long-term health of the marine environment'
The facility he was in charge of has been described as the 'farm from hell'
The politician says fur production cannot be cruelty-free
Under the country's 'semi-direct democracy' citizens vote directly on individual policies
The tags are seen as a 'constant reminder' of why the animals were bred
The announcement follows 500,000 people signing petitions in support of a ban
The cameras are mandatory in English facilities
In the wake of a fur farm ban, activists say importation is ethically inconsistent
Hospitals and nursing homes would also have to have plant-based meals on the menu
But others have labeled the threat 'hyperbole'
One of the country's Senators has published a report recommending a ban
The support has been described as 'a massive milestone' by campaigners
New legislation requiring the cameras has come into force in England
The company is now appealing the fine
A budget resolution introduced by the House Republican Study Committee includes Physicians Committee Proposal for SNAP
The defence says the farmer 'accepts things had begun to slip'
A campaigner said 'this places California voters in a strong position to deliver a powerful punch to agribusiness interests'
Environment Secretary Michael Gove is reportedly under pressure from campaigners