Thursday , 22 June 2017

Food

Vegan pet food on the rise

Vegan pet food — and the decision to force one’s pet to go vegan — is suddenly very buzzy. ABC News reports that it’s a bit easier for a dog to go vegetarian than it is for a cat, and one person they interviewed said she suspects that “vegan” cats are supplementing their diets by hunting. But there are some ... Read More »

California Prop 2 Passes

The California ballot initiative on farm animal housing has passed by a fairly large margin with 63% for to 37% against as of 5:30 a.m. Central with 87% of the vote in. The initiative, listed as Proposition 2, or “Prop 2,” closes down the California egg industry — affecting 95% of the state’s egg production and forcing California consumers to ... Read More »

PETA Urges Ben & Jerry’s To Use Human Milk

WATERBURY, Vt. — People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals sent a letter to Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield, cofounders of Ben & Jerry’s Homemade Inc., urging them to replace cow’s milk they use in their ice cream products with human breast milk, according to a statement recently released by a PETA spokeswoman.”PETA’s request comes in the wake of news ... Read More »