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Animal Rights Groups: What Are They and What Do They Do

Animal rights groups exist for one reason: Because animals need them. Animals can’t fight for…

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Animal Rights Activists: What Are They & What Do They Do

An animal rights activist is someone who believes in justice for all animals. They don’t condone animal testing, factory farming, and other systemic mistreatment of animals.

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Animal Testing is Cruel and Doesn’t Work: Here’s Why

Beyond the obvious reason that involves the cruelty and unnecessary torturous treatment (and killing) of innocent animals, there are many other reasons why animal testing needs to be stopped.

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Animal Rescue: What It Is and Why You Should Get Involved

Animal rescue is a broad term that refers to any effort that helps save different kinds of animals from cruelty and abuse.

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Vegetarianism: What It Means To Be A Vegetarian

Vegetarianism technically refers to someone who doesn’t eat meat or fish. That’s the most basic definition of vegetarianism. However, in practice, a vegetarian might have more specific rules.

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What Is a Vegan and Why You Should Consider Veganism

Becoming a vegan isn’t as tough as people think, and it certainly doesn’t make you sick or weak. It’s simply a decision you make to improve your health and protect animals from needless slaughter.

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How Many Animals Are Killed for Food Every Day?

More than 200 million animals are killed for food around the world every day – just on land. Including wild-caught and farmed fishes, we get a total closer to 3 billion animals killed daily. That comes out to 72 billion land animals and over 1.2 trillion aquatic animals killed for food around the world every year.

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Factory Farming: The Horrifying Secrets Behind the Scenes

When you don’t spend your hard-earned money on the products of factory farming, you send a clear message to the farmers. If enough people refuse to buy these products, factory farms would have to shut down — or change the way they operate.