URGENT ACTION NEEDED: PUBLIC COMMENT DEADLINE OF FEB. 18th NOW EXTENDED TO APRIL 18, 2019 Poisons are used to kill wild animals. Dogs and other non-targeted animals also die agonizing deaths. Help us convince Canada’s Health Minister to ban Strychnine, Compound 1080 and Sodium Cyanide. ~ We have until Feb. 18, 2019 to stop the suffering. Please add your voice … Continue reading Ban the Poisoning of Canadian Animals!
Premier Doug Ford’s government announced their plans to review the provincial Endangered Species Act to cut the red tape and find efficiencies for businesses. This isn’t the first time Premier Doug Ford is attempting to dismantle Ontario’s environmental and animal protection to make Ontario “open for business”. Recently he tried to implement Bill 66 to … Continue reading Stop Ford From Weakening Ontario’s Endangered Species Act
In Canada each year, approximately 700 million farm animals are transported from farm to auction or slaughter, often travelling long distances, sometimes up to 52 hours to a slaughterhouse. Of these animals, 1.6 million are found dead on arrival, likely due to the long, grueling journeys where trucks are not required to provide temperature control, … Continue reading Help change Canada’s animal transport regulations which are among the worst in the world
What Is Bill S-214? Bill S-214 amends the Food and Drugs Act to prohibit both domestic cosmetic animal testing as well as the sale of cosmetics that have undergone any form of new animal testing after the ban comes into effect, consistent with the precedent established in the European Union. Bill S-214 passed the Senate with … Continue reading Help Push Bill S-214 so it Becomes Law: Canada’s Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act
The Issue with Bill 66 The Ontario Government introduced Bill 66 – Restoring Ontario’s Competitiveness Act – on December 6, 2018 to help accelerate business development. Bill 66 proposes over 30 amendments to Ontario’s current Planning Act, which would allow municipalities to pass an “open-for-business planning by-law” to expedite development approvals. There are many issues with Bill 66 … Continue reading Stop Bill 66 in Ontario to preserve our environment, wildlife, habitats and water quality
Here are some of our favorite places and they are places you definitely want to check out even if you are not vegan or vegetarian! Vegan Danish Bakery / Copenhagen Vegan Café & Bakery Vegan Danish Bakery in Thornhill and their sister location, Copenhagen Vegan Café and Bakery in downtown Toronto have beautifully decorated storefronts … Continue reading More Delicious Vegan Eats in and Around Toronto!