It is estimated that more than 115 million animals—including mice, rats, birds, fish, rabbits, guinea pigs, farm animals, dogs, cats, and non-human primates—are used and/or killed in laboratory experiments each year around the world.Humane Society International Some health, beauty and household products that we use everyday are tested on animals. Animals undergo harmful experiments that… Continue reading Day 66 Cruelty Free Products
If we want to encourage change in the world, a good place to look at is where we are spending our money. Just like ourselves, companies can have a good or bad impact on the world. They can choose to be good for the environment, to support animal welfare and human rights. But they can… Continue reading Day 63 The Ethical Consumer
Sometimes it feels like we have the weight of the world on our shoulders. It can feel like we are stuck and have no way out. Or it may be a friend or family member is feeling a little low at the moment. They confide in us but there is no advice that we can… Continue reading Day 62 Cheer Someone Up
I mentioned previously that Kovu, my cat, gets a lot of presents for his birthday and Christmas, but usually he plays with the packaging more than the actual present. He has more and more toys sat waiting for him to play with them, yet he steals the empty box from my eye drops, my favourite… Continue reading Day 61 Donate To A Shelter
Pets, we all love our pets. They have their own little personalities and they are so special to us. One day you pick out an animal that you like whether a dog, a cat, hamster, and you buy one or even better adopt one. You give it a home, food and water and it gives… Continue reading Day 51 Love Your Pet Day
Poaching is the illegal hunting and killing of wild animals. Poachers threaten innocent wild animals, killing them for fun, for sport and to collect rare parts. Certain wild animal products are believed to have medicine qualities, but there is no evidence of this! Illegal hunting of animals has caused more species to become endangered leading… Continue reading Day 50 Poachers
Have you ever wondered where your clothes were made? Maybe you think they were made with love, care and compassion and maybe they were. But do you ever consider that it might not be the case? Buying the £5 cardigan or the £200 pair of trousers. Possibly designed by the most fashionable designer out there..… Continue reading Day 49 What Are You Wearing?
Petitions are great place for opinions to be heard and to help something you believe in matter. It is a way to show your support to a cause or campaign and allows for collective voices to be heard in a way that will inspire change. The more people that sign a petition, indicates to the… Continue reading Day 13 Sign A Petition