Taking a vacation? Good. You deserve it. You already take action for animals in your everyday life, but how about helping them on the road, too?
Here are seven easy ways that you can help animals on your summer vacation:
1. Use HumaneTrip.com to plan your vacation.
Not only will Humane Travel make sure that your trip is compassionate in every way, …
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Crustaceans are like us in many ways. Lobsters have a long childhood and an awkward adolescence, and just like us, they carry their young for nine months and can live to be more than 100 years old.
Like dolphins and many other animals, lobsters use complicated signals to explore their surroundings and establish social relationships. They take …
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Eating meat can be as hazardous to your health as smoking cigarettes . That’s the conclusion of a new study that links animal protein to an increased risk of early death for people in their 50s and early 60s.
Researchers followed 6,381 people aged 50 and over who took part in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey and found that those aged 50 to 65 who ate high-protein diets—those that are …
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Take me out to the ball game. Take me out with the crowd. Buy me some … vegan pot stickers and black-bean burgers? Yep, that’s right. There’s no need for animal-friendly baseball fans to settle for peanuts and Cracker Jack anymore. Many MLB stadiums have a stacked lineup of vegetarian fare, everything from veggie dogs and faux chicken …
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Love the creamy, rich flavor of cheese, without the cruelty of dairy? Daiya dairy-free cheese is a delicious alternative. Visit Daiya’s Facebook page and scroll down to the coupon offer: https://www.facebook.com/daiyafoods. Enjoy!
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Like many people, you may be asking: What makes a candle vegan and cruelty-free? What harmful products are often used in candles?
I addressed these very questions in a chapter in one of my books, Making Kind Choices :
Shopping for candles, whether to light the table for that special romantic evening, votive candles to float in …
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Parking carelessly this summer could result in more than a ticket. It could cost a life and land you behind bars—if you leave your dog in your vehicle .
In Texas, a man allegedly left his dog to bake in a locked SUV on a 90-degree day while he cooled off at a water park. A caring passerby spotted the dog and called …
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