Category: Ethical

What makes a farm animal sanctuary ethical?

What makes a farm animal sanctuary ethical?

By Samantha Smith A farm animal sanctuary is a safe haven for rescued, abandoned or surrendered farm animals. It provides for their nutritional, veterinary and housing needs, and enables them to live out the...

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Vegan Ethics - Sheep Wool

The Cruelty Behind Wool

What’s wrong with wool you ask? “Well on the surface, it appears that wool is a benign product because, at least theoretically it can be obtained without harming the sheep. However upon a closer...

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Vegan Ethics Silk

The Truth About Silk

Silk is a protein fibre, some forms of which can be woven into textiles. Today, China and Japan are the two main producers, together accounting for more than 50% of global production each year....

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Vegan Ethics - Leather

What’s Wrong with Leather?

Are you a vegan? Vegetarian? If so then I expect that you already have your views on why leather is ‘bad’. It is a by-product, sometimes referred to as a co-product, of the animal...

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Vegan Ethics - Fur

Fur Cruelty

Fur coats and fur consumer products are found all around the world. Animals that are trapped or farmed for these products range from minks, foxes, chinchillas, lynxes and raccoons to dogs, cats, rabbits and...

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Ethical Vegans to go Vegan

Ethical Reasons to go Vegan

Have you ever been onto a social media site and been horrified by a story of animal abuse a fellow ‘outraged’ friend has shared? Would you be outraged if you saw someone walk up...

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