'If you were Jewish or Muslim and told to get a round of bacon sandwiches in, no one would bat an eyelid if you refused'
'Sometimes, they served me food with meat and dairy products, which I couldn't eat. Other days, they had no vegan food at all to serve me'
A professor says vegan parenting qualifies as 'non-assistance to a person in danger' - a criminal offense that carries a prison sentence of up to two years
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
The half a century old 'tradition' of chasing after bulls and killing them with spears has officially come to an end
Post-market testing for finished imported and domestically produced cosmetics in China will no longer include animal tests
The bill will now move to the New York State Senate, where, if passed, becomes NY State Law
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
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
Magistrates told the Gloucestershire farmer he showed a 'cavalier attitude towards the welfare of his animals' after he pleaded guilty to over eight offenses
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 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
If a tribunal decides the worker was fired for being vegan, it will go to a full trial
The State is considered to be the hub of the country's dog-racing industry
A neighbor reportedly recorded the incident
The bill treats access to healthy food as 'a basic human right'
The new law came into effect this week
The campaigner has been charged with two felonies and a misdemeanor
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 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'
This will reduce the number of animals in experiments by almost a fifth
He took the animal to a sanctuary
The animal is currently being treated for serious wounds
The politician says fur production cannot be cruelty-free
Both pleaded guilty to charges of grievous bodily harm
Under the country's 'semi-direct democracy' citizens vote directly on individual policies
One SPCA representative said 'there is no excuse to leave an animal in a hot vehicle for any amount of time'
The tags are seen as a 'constant reminder' of why the animals were bred
But others have labeled the threat 'hyperbole'
New legislation requiring the cameras has come into force in England
The company is now appealing the fine
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
The focus is on creating positive change for animals
Organizations involved include PETA, PCRM, and the Freedom Project among others
A Virginia Governor signed the bill into law last week
Authorities raided a store confiscating documents and sick animals
The vegan foodie has launched a lawsuit to win back control of her name
One animal advocacy group is appealing to inmates for their help
Campaigners have speculated the fox was to be used for hunting
Four councilmembers introduced the motion 'to protect the health and well-being of New York City's children'
The actor spoke out about the brutality of the fur trade
Dairy producers say they are worried about consumers being 'misled'
According to reports, the goat was left with a ruptured eye after the botched attempts at stunning
The proposed law has been described as 'history in the making'
They had been accused of trespass
The cull faces fierce public opposition
The cruelty was described as 'horrendous'
The trade is extremely unpopular with animal welfarists and the wider public
The plans are supported by animal welfare campaigners
Lab-grown alternatives are set to hit shelves soon
Cameras will become mandatory in all slaughterhouses in England under new rules
The suspect has had more than 280 animals removed from her care
Campaigners have welcomed the news
A local councillor called the punishment 'an excellent result'
The Environment Secretary said he wants to see companion animals 'get the right start in life.
Cruelty Free International has been supporting the campaign
Animal campaigners attended the House of Commons to discuss the issue
Around 20,000 elephants are slaughtered every year for their tusks
The consultation deadline is fast approaching
He will enter his plea at the end of the month
More than 50 million animals are killed for their fur every year
The ban is the result of anti-fur campaigns in the country
People are turning away from circuses that exploit and abuse animals
Draft proposals have been repeatedly blocked over the last few years
There is a reward available for information that could lead to the arrest of the killer
These horrific devices cause untold suffering to numerous animals
It is believed May wants to win the support of younger voters
The decision has been praised - but many want the ban extended across the UK
The ban has the support of many local people
Activists can use loud hailers between 2pm and 8pm
The politician hopes vegans' dietary choices are 'respected by retailers'
Now campaigners want a ban enforced nationwide
The consultation will give people an opportunity to share their thoughts on the draft bill
Venues would include schools, prisons, old people's homes, and other public buildings
Campaigners have asked for further clarification on which animals will be covered by new legislation
The park is currently facing a class action lawsuit
The former PM said banning the practice was a matter of mercy for animals
The Government has denied animal welfare laws will be weaker after Brexit
The Environment Secretary has shared an official statement
Welfarist organizations are concerned this could affect how animals are treated
The Trump administration argued that hunting could help conservation efforts
A number of welfarists have welcomed the proposals - but vegan campaigners say they don't go far enough
California becomes the first state in the U.S. to ban commercial breeding of animals for 'pet' stores
The coalition is taking on agricultural giants following victories in Utah and Idaho
Groundbreaking events are occurring in Germany, where for the first time in world history, a vegan party will be taking part in a general election