2018 has been a remarkable year for animals and animal lovers. This year we saw companies ending animal tests; protecting lobsters; banning fur, mohair, angora, and exotic skins; implementing strict laws for pet animals; and banning use of wild animals in circuses. Our ultimate goal is to see the end of all animal exploitation and … Continue reading Animal Victories in 2018
There is no doubt the vegan movement is going strong with more and more people adopting a vegan, plant-based diet. Reports show that, ten percent of Canadians are now vegan/vegetarian! A vegan diet is not only beneficial for the health as demonstrated by many athletes who are adopting a plant-based diet, but it’s also the most ethically … Continue reading Having Compassion for All Animals
We will be at Pet Valu on Sunday Sept. 30th from 1-3pm at 2578 Yonge Street (Yonge and Eglinton). We’ll be educating about Animals Asia’s work on ending bear bile farming, ending the cat and dog meat trade and animals in captivity. Come take our quiz and get a free raffle for a prize draw!
In certain parts of the world, man’s best friend can actually end up on the plates of a starving family or even a group of people having a party. In China alone, about 20 million dogs are butchered and served as various delicacies every year. Another 10 million or so are slaughtered across Asia. And … Continue reading The Ugly Truth Behind the Dog Meat Trade
This year we are excited to be holding our 4th annual walk for the Animals on Saturday September 29th at 10AM! With the support of Pet Valu Uptown Markham, there will be multiple vendors and non-profit groups at the 5K Walk event. Last year, we had over 100 registrants and many more who visited and supported our event. You can … Continue reading Register for our Fundraising 5K Walk!
With new restaurants popping up all over the city, finding vegan meals has never been easier. Not only are we seeing these new vegan joints, more and more non-vegan restaurants are starting to offer plant-based items on their existing menus as well. Nowadays it’s easy to find at least an option or two at most … Continue reading Eating Vegan Has Never Been Easier!