Animal Welfare

Good animal welfare requires disease prevention, appropriate shelter, management, nutrition, humane handling and humane slaughter. Billions of animals suffer on factory farms in stressful environments with limited space, while others undergo cruel testing for consumer products.



Stories


Animal Cruelty Bill Signed Into Law

In a rare display of political unity, President Trump on Monday signed a bipartisan bill that, fo...

1 week, 6 days

TripAdvisor Ends Ticket Sales to Attractions That Breed or Buy Dolphins and Whales

Under the new policy, the company will no longer sell tickets to SeaWorld and other parks that br...

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McDonald's introduces Beyond Meat P.L.T to their menu

McDonald's will test a new "plant, lettuce and tomato" sandwich using Beyond Meat's patties in 28...

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E.P.A. Says It Will Drastically Reduce Animal Testing

The move was hailed by animal rights groups, but some researchers said it pushed the agency too q...

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KFC Will Test Beyond Meat Plant Based Chicken

Colonel Sanders will soon be serving vegan fried chicken to see if customers think it's finger li...

3 months, 2 weeks

Appetite for disruption: How leading food companies are responding to the alternative protein boom

The plant-based foods market maintained a strong growth through 2018 and into 2019, with market a...

4 months

Unilever, Tesco, Nestle Ranked Top on Meat Alternatives-Report

LONDON - Unilever, Tesco and Nestlé are among the best prepared to capitalise on the trend for pl...

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Meatless Fish

First, there was the meatless burger. Soon we may have fishless fish. Impossible Foods, the Calif...

5 months

Beyond Meat shares surge (further) after debut results

Beyond Meat, one of the best performing initial public offerings of the year, saw its shares rise...

6 months

Improving antibiotics stewardship in livestock supply chains

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is now globally acknowledged as a fundamental threat to public hea...

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Petitions


BlackRock Eaton Vance Impax
Divest from companies that exploit animals

"Sustainable" and "Socially Responsible" funds should also be cruelty-free and not support, cause, or contribute to animal exploitation and suffering.

$2.1 million supporting

Fidelity
Fidelity: support SASB disclosure on agriculture

Sustainable accounting standards for agriculture will go live later in 2018. Fidelity should ensure adherence to these standards.

$1.6 million supporting

AbbVie Inc. Bristol-Myers Squ... Eli Lilly and Com...
Accountability in Animal Experimentation

Each year, more than 100 million animals—including mice, rats, frogs, dogs, cats, rabbits, hamsters, guinea pigs, monkeys, fish, and birds—are killed

$260,011 supporting

McDonald's Corpor...
Please add a vegan burger to your menu in the US.

"The greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated." - Mahatma Gandhi

$261,713 supporting

Bed Bath & Beyond... lululemon athleti...
Eliminate Down Feathers

While most down and other feathers are removed from ducks and geese during slaughter, birds in breeding flocks and those raised for meat and foie gras

$257,237 supporting