As an animal rights advocate, I’m someone who definitely believes that animals are not ours to eat, wear, test on, or exploit in any way. While more and more people are coming around to buying things that are cruelty-free, not wearing fur or leather, and even becoming vegetarians/vegans, so many people are still unaware of… Continue reading Alternatives To Animal Exploitation
When I was growing up, I don’t think I knew anyone that didn’t have at least one pet* in their house. I definitely had my fair share of pets because my mom was an avid animal lover. And because of her, so am I! I grew up with a variety of animals in my life,… Continue reading Why Kids Benefit From Having Pets
Many people believe that testing on animals for cosmetics / household products is basically a thing of the past. This is absolutely false. While I do believe we’re making strides when it comes to ending animal testing, it still happens every single day. Millions of animals are experimented on every year all around the world.… Continue reading Alternatives To Animal Testing
Today I want to talk about animal rights, welfare, advocacy, and activism. I find a lot of people (myself included) tend to use each of these four terms interchangeably but, really, there is a difference! I thought I’d talk a bit about what the differences are between these four terms. Animal welfare, as defined by… Continue reading Animal Rights, Welfare, Advocacy, and Activism | What’s The Difference?
The holidays are fast approaching, and I’m sure many of us are getting ready! This time of year, it’s easy to get caught up in the festivities and forget about all of the helpless and homeless animals in the world. Today I want to share a few easy ways that we can all help animals… Continue reading How You Can Help Animals This Holiday Season!