February 18, 2019

UK Restaurants 'Scrambling To Meet' Skyrocketing Demand For Vegan Food

Animal rights charity PETA has launched a guide for hospitality organizations including restaurants and pubs, to help them expand their vegan repertoires

February 18, 2019

Vegan Activists Protest Against Wool At London Fashion Week

The campaigners from animal rights charity PETA wanted to 'highlight the suffering of sheep exploited for wool' - and how most people are unaware of it

February 15, 2019

Global Fashion Giant Boohoo Ditches Wool After Vegan Exposé

Undercover footage has revealed workers beating petrified sheep, mutilating them, and slitting the throats of fully conscious animals

February 14, 2019

Anti-Wool Ad Hits Glasgow Following Investigation Into The Scottish Wool Industry

Animal-rights organization, PETA, are urging the people of Scotland to 'steer clear' of wool after the country's 'exposé'

February 14, 2019

Cheeky Valentine's Day Campaign Says Vegans Have Better Sex

The mockumentary video was created by vegan charity PETA, which says the cholesterol in meat, eggs, and dairy foods contributes to hardening of the arteries and can slow the flow of blood to all the body's organs

February 8, 2019

Giant Anti-Leather Billboard Placed Near Shopping Center By Vegan Activists

The board urges shoppers to opt for vegan fabrics instead, highlighting that animals suffer so their skins can be used for fashion, and that alternatives are available

February 5, 2019

Disneyland Named America's Most Vegan-Friendly Amusement Park

The 'Magic Kingdom' offers a range of animal-free dishes including Mickey-shaped waffles, vegan gumbo, and portobello Philly sandwiches

February 4, 2019

Hyundai Accused Of 'Bashing Vegans' In Super Bowl Ad

The company's most recent commercial has received backlash from vegans on social media, including animal rights organization PETA

February 1, 2019

Food Giant Kellogg's End Animal Testing After 65 Years

The world's leading cereal maker, the Kellogg Company, has stricken a deal with PETA US after more than 11 years of extensive discussion regarding animal testing

January 29, 2019

The Royal Collection Trust Ditches Mohair After Vegan Exposé

The Trust has removed a mohair item from its collection and has confirmed it will be sourcing alternative materials for future products

January 25, 2019

Vegan Anti-Wool Billboards Placed In Major US Cities

The boards urge people to opt for animal-free fibers and avoid supporting cruelty by ditching wool. The campaign follows a number of high profile exposes, revealing animal abuse in the wool industry

January 23, 2019

Vegan Exposé Shows Dairy Workers Hurting Calves 'For Fun And Excitement'

The workers used hot irons to prevent animals' horns from growing - without any anesthetics or pain relief. Footage shows the calves kicking and crying out in 'agony' as smoke rises from their flesh

January 21, 2019

'What The F*ck Does Humane Slaughter Mean?' Asks Vegan Actor Emmett J Scanlan

The star made a video with animal rights charity PETA, asking everyone to treat animals with respect - reminding people that 'we are all animals'

January 17, 2019

Marks & Spencer Wins Award For New Vegan Food And Fashion Ranges

The high street stalwart has massively expanded its vegan offering in recent weeks, with its Plant Kitchen range featuring over 50 dishes and its vegan shoe line with 350 styles

January 14, 2019

Ice Rink Cancels 'Skating With Penguins' Event After Pressure From Vegan Activists

Queens Skate Dine Bowl in Bayswater was criticized by organizations like PETA - as well as many individuals - when it announced plans to force the animals to take part

January 8, 2019

'There's No Humane Slaughter' Says Vegan Game Of Thrones Star Jerome Flynn

The acclaimed actor spoke out about the suffering endured by farmed animals - as well as how labels like 'free-range' and 'humane slaughter' mislead consumers

January 2, 2019

Newlyweds Miley Cyrus And Liam Hemsworth Sent 'Mr. and Mrs.Vegan' Bathrobes

The vegan couple tied the knot in an intimate ceremony just before Christmas after nearly a decade of on-off dating

January 1, 2019

BREAKING: Greggs To Launch Vegan Sausage Roll Tomorrow In 950 Stores Across UK

According to the retailer, the launch follows a high level of customer demand for plant-based food-on-the-go, including a petition by animal rights charity PETA

December 27, 2018

New Radio Advert Urges Public To 'Go Vegan' For New Year

The public service announcement was produced by vegan advocate Kimberly Elise working in collaboration with animal rights organization PETA

December 22, 2018

Criminal Probe Sought After 'Agonizing Death' Of Lamb Shot Three Times In Head

Campaigners are calling on the local sheriff to investigate a slaughterhouse and file charges as appropriate following the incident which they described as 'disturbing'

December 14, 2018

Vegan Star Alicia Silverstone Appears Nude On Anti-Wool Billboard

The outspoken actor spoke about the cruelty of the wool industry - and how sheep are hurt during the shearing process

December 12, 2018

'People Will Look Back In Horror At How We Treated Animals': Oscar-Winner Mark Rylance

The actor has spoken out about the horrors of animal performance - and urged people to stay away from this animal suffering

December 11, 2018

Vegan Charity Sends Warm Clothes To Homeless After 'Wool' Village Name Row

The village made headlines last month when activists asked it to change its name from 'Wool' to 'Vegan Wool'

December 10, 2018

Iconic Designer Lacoste Ditches Mohair Following Vegan Exposé

The French brand says it has dropped the material on 'animal welfare grounds' after learning more about animal suffering in the industry

December 3, 2018

Vegan Campaigners Urge Travel Giant TUI To Ditch SeaWorld

The huge travel company is being asked to follow the example of others similar businesses, and stop offering trips to the controversial amusement park

November 30, 2018

'Monopoly For Millennials' Game With Vegan Makeover Scoops Award

The revamp of the classic game offers the opportunity to collect experiences like going to a vegan bistro, saying 'forget the real estate, you can't afford it anyway'

November 29, 2018

Advertising Watchdog Rules Ad Calling Fur 'Ethical' Is Misleading

The advert also claimed that fur is 'biodegradable' - with campaigners saying the soup of chemicals and dyes used to treat the fabric means it does not rot

November 28, 2018

Ivanka Trump's Kids Win Vegan Praise After They Have Veggie Thanksgiving

The children chose to ditch turkey for their holiday after the 'turkey pardon' ceremony. Ivanka Trump revealed the news in a tweet

November 27, 2018

Vegan Billboard Aims To Protect Cows And Hens From Sexual Exploitation

The new billboard says 'You Can’t Be an Egg-Eating Feminist', explaining how eggs and dairy are a 'product of the abuse of females'

November 26, 2018

10-Year-Old Vegan Entrepreneur Scoops Award For Dipping Sauce Business

Omari McQueen ditched animal products after learning about the meat, egg, and dairy industries. Now he's on a mission to create food everyone can eat

November 26, 2018

'Vegan Living Is Fastest-Growing Lifestyle', Says Expert

As a result, consumers are looking to purchase clothes and accessories that are consistent with their values for both animals and the planet, she added

November 24, 2018

Activists Want The Town Of Wool To Be Renamed Vegan Wool - That's Press We Could Do Without

Catchy headlines might put veganism in the news - but this vegan believes they really don't do us any favors.

November 23, 2018

Politician Blasts 'High Soy' Vegan Diet For Its 'Carbon Footprint' On TV

She claimed that vegan diets are 'based predominantly on soya which has been flown thousands of miles around the world'

November 23, 2018

Vegan Activists Blast Forever 21 Following 'Gruesome' Wool Exposé

Recent undercover footage of Australian wool farms shows sheep being beaten and mutilated by workers as they are sheared. Now campaigners want the store to ditch the fabric

November 20, 2018

Baseball Giants LA Dodgers Hand Out 100 Free Vegan Thanksgiving Turkeys

The plant-based centerpieces were donated by vegan company Tofurky and organized by animal rights charity PETA as part of the team's Annual Community Outreach Program

November 19, 2018

Strangled And Bludgeoned To Death: Vegan Jack Harries Blasts 'Cruel' Canada Goose

The filmmaker and photographer urges others to boycott coats made and trimmed with animal fur and filled with birds' feathers, describing them as 'unnecessary'

November 16, 2018

Investigation Shows Workers 'Jabbing' Turkeys And Mocking Bird Who's Lost An Eye

1,400 animals are shown being 'shoved' into 'filthy, cramped cages on a slaughterhouse-bound truck' in the footage captured at Good Shepherd Poultry Ranch

November 15, 2018

Vegan Campaigners Release New 'Horrifying' Footage Of Animal Abuse On Sheep Farms

Undercover filming shows workers ' violently beating and kicking' animals

November 12, 2018

Vegan Stars Mýa And Evanna Lynch Urge Designers To Ditch Animal Fashion

They want animal exploitation to be left out of fashion

November 10, 2018

Vegan Thanksgiving Pledge Will See Food Donated To Those In Need

For every 100 pledges, a vegan meal will be donated to the Border Action Network

November 7, 2018

Vegan Posters Take Over London Tube Station

The images call on commuters to 'see animals as someone, not something'

November 2, 2018

Hip-Hop Legend Styles P Makes Pro-Vegan Video

He talks about the benefits of his plant-based diet among other topics

November 1, 2018

Notonthehighstreet Ditches Mohair After Investigation Reveals Goats Being 'Dragged And Thrown'

The site joins dozens of other retailers in banning the fabric

October 31, 2018

Vet 'Haunted' By Horrific Animal Suffering On Angora Farms In China

She says it is now her mission to put a stop to the industry

October 30, 2018

Vegan Alec Baldwin Campaigns Against Aquarium - Citing Animal Welfare

He branded SeaQuest Aquarium as a 'cruel and deadly operation'

October 30, 2018

Vegan Activists Call For CCTV In Sheep Shearing Sheds After Horrific Exposé

Undercover footage revealed animals being punched, kicked, and jabbed with clippers

October 26, 2018

Non-Graphic Vegan Video Exposes Horror Of Animal Experimentation

More than 100 million animals are killed in U.S. laboratories every year

October 25, 2018

Luxury American Label Coach Ditches Fur

The brand's chief exec branded the move 'the right thing to do'

October 24, 2018

Vegan Activists Seek Cruelty Charges Against University After Experiment Pig Dies

Campaigners brand the 'indifference' to animal suffering 'appalling'

October 23, 2018

Vegan Activists Call For End To 'Squalid' Fur Farming In Ireland

The country's industry kills around 200,000 animals every year

October 22, 2018

Vegan Anti-Dairy Ad Ditched From Checkout Lanes In Stores For Being 'Offensive'

Stores complained that showing artificial insemination was 'too graphic'

October 19, 2018

Vegan Ads Say 'Cow's Milk Is For Calves. Dump Dairy'

Campaigners say 'behind every bowl of cheese dip is a grieving mother cow and the calf who was ripped away'

October 18, 2018

Vegans Call For Slaughterhouse Probe After Pigs Suffer 'Agonizing' Deaths

Campaigners believe a criminal investigation should take place

October 17, 2018

Vegan Exposé Reveals 'Horrific' Abuse In Wool Industry: Complaint Filed

Undercover footage shows sheep being beaten and abused

October 16, 2018

VICTORY: 'Horrifying' Exposé Prompts More Producers To Ditch Badger Fur

Undercover footage revealed animals being beaten with chair legs and abused

October 13, 2018

Whistleblower Reports Cow Mutilation On Set Of Kevin Costner Series

Animals' bodies were reportedly hacked apart in the making of the show

October 11, 2018

Vegan Star Alicia Silverstone Voices Anti-Dairy Animatronic Cow

The cow is part of a campaign to expose the horrors of dairy

October 8, 2018

Vegan Star Pamela Anderson Urges Gordon Ramsay To Ditch Foie Gras

Production of the 'luxury' food causes massive suffering to animals

October 6, 2018

Female Pig Deaths Rise, Experts Blame Intensive Farming

Animal rights organizations say breeding practices and living conditions are to blame

October 3, 2018

Top Designer Diane von Furstenberg Drops Fur And Angora

The announcement follows campaigning by animal rights activists

October 3, 2018

SeaWorld Dropped By GiftRocket Following Campaign By Vegan Activists

The company has joined Taco Bell, Thomas Cook, and WestJet and others in ditching the marine park

October 2, 2018

'Animal Rights Isn't A White Thing,' Says Vegan Activist Nikki Ford

The chef and pro bodybuilder says she is inspired by many amazing black activists

October 1, 2018

Vegan Group Buys Shares In Luxury Retailer To Make It Ditch Fur

By becoming shareholders the campaigners want to influence policy

September 29, 2018

Seafood Restaurant Advocates For 'Pets' While Mocking Vegans Online

The company is involved in an ongoing conflict with PETA

September 27, 2018

Hurricane Florence: Vegans Beg Farmers To 'Open Barn Doors' As Animals Drown

Official estimates put farm animal deaths at 3.4 million - and expected to rise

September 26, 2018

Plant Based News To Receive Special Award At London Ceremony

PBN Founders Klaus Mitchell and Robbie Lockie will collect the honor

September 26, 2018

BOSH! Wins Award For Vegan CookBook

The pair said huge progress has been made by the vegan movement

September 25, 2018

Tesco's Vegan Wicked Kitchen Range Wins Top Food Award

The range has surpassed all sales expectations since its launch earlier this year

September 24, 2018

Multiple Companies Ditch Badger Hair After Vegan Exposé Of Industry

A gruesome video showed the animals being beaten with chair legs

September 20, 2018

'Horrifying' Video Shows Badgers Brutally Beaten And Killed To Make Make-Up Brushes

The exposé also reveals badgers were taken from the wild to be killed on Chinese badger-hair farms

September 19, 2018

KFC Urged To Add Vegan Chicken To The Menu

More than 12,600 people have signed a petition asking the fast food giant to offer a plant-based option

September 19, 2018

AAA Arizona Ditches SeaWorld - Campaigners Cite Welfare Concerns

Multiple businesses have cut ties to the marine park in recent months

September 18, 2018

Los Angeles City Council Votes To Ban Sale Of Fur

If enacted, the city would become the world's biggest to uphold such rules

September 17, 2018

Donate To Vegan And Animal Charities For Free Using Polling App

Users have until September 27 to take part

September 13, 2018

Criminal Investigation Sought After 'Cow Shot Repeatedly In Head'

A USDA report revealed what campaigners called 'the disturbing violation'

September 12, 2018

UK Government Urged To Make CCTV Mandatory In Sheep Shearing Sheds

The call to action follows an exposé of the English wool industry

September 11, 2018

Investigation Reveals 'Horrific' Abuse Of Donkeys And Mules In Santorini

Animal campaigners have urged Greek Authorities to stop the cruelty

September 6, 2018

Vegan Activists To Protest Toronto International Film Festival Over Canada Goose Sponsorship

The brand is controversial because of its inhumane treatment of animals

September 5, 2018

'Great Vegan Bake Off' Looking For Contestants

The competition highlights the best of the UK vegan cake scene

September 4, 2018

Will London Fashion Week Ditch Fur Following Pressure?

The event is under pressure from animal welfare campaigners

August 30, 2018

Tearjerking Video Shows Rescue Dog's 'Bucket List'

The animal was kept chained up outside - until the final chapter of her life

August 30, 2018

Activists Aim To Break Record For Longest 'Human Chain For Animal Rights'

The upcoming event will also feature info booths and animal rights organizations

August 28, 2018

Hedgehogs Die After Being Set On Fire By Animal Abusers

A £2,000 reward is being offered for information leading to arrest and conviction

August 24, 2018

UK Wool Industry Exposé Shows Sheep Being Violently Assaulted

Undercover footage shows shearers punching, kicking, and stamping on animals

August 21, 2018

Musician Joan Jett Urges Park To Release Bear From 'Barren Concrete Pit'

She wants the animal to be rehomed to a sanctuary

August 20, 2018

Biggest Bagel Chain In US Adds Vegan Cream Cheese In Select Locations

Consumers are being urged to ask Einstein Bros. Bagels to roll out the product nationwide

August 16, 2018

'Landmark' Cruelty Charges Filed Against Mohair Workers After Exposé

Undercover footage showed extreme animal suffering within the industry

August 16, 2018

Insight Guides Is Latest Travel Company To Ditch Elephant Rides

Campaigners call the use of elephants cruel and abusive

August 15, 2018

Slaughterhouse Probe Sought After 'Bull Shot 5 Times Over 20 Minutes'

Campaigners want charges filed against the relevant workers and facility as appropriate

August 13, 2018

'UK's Hottest Vegans' Announced As Pilot And Lifestyle Blogger

The pair possess 'charm, animal activism, and compassion'

August 13, 2018

Helsinki Fashion Week Ditches Leather In Stand Against Animal Cruelty

The event will stop featuring the skins from next year

August 10, 2018

Campaigners Blast 'Disturbing' New Pony Painting Craze

Parties where children slather animals in paint are reportedly becoming more popular

August 10, 2018

Campus Reps Required As Students Go Vegan 'In Huge Numbers'

Vegan charity PETA is looking for students to spread the word at university

August 9, 2018

Primate Center Blasted For 'Cruel' Experiments On Animals

Animal rights charity PETA is campaigning against the tests

August 8, 2018

If Parents Told Children The Truth About Milk: Vegan Video

Animal abuse in the dairy industry is usually hidden from consumers

August 7, 2018

Slaughterhouse Probe Sought After Conscious Pig Found Hanging From Rail

A USDA report shows there was extreme animal suffering at the facility

August 3, 2018

Vegan Activists Blast 'Cruel' University Experiment On Baby Rats

They are putting pressure on the facility to ditch the tests

August 2, 2018

Vegans Urged To Request Plant-Based School Meals In Government Consultation

Scottish schoolchildren are not eating enough fruit and vegetables on average