If you really care about animals, the best way you can help is to stop eating them!
Each year in the UK alone approximately 1,000 million animals are farmed and killed for food – and that figure doesn’t include fish.
The average meat-eater consumes around 11,000 animals in their lifetime (including fish and shellfish). Think of all the lives YOU will save simply by turning vegetarian or vegan!
As well as being more humane, an animal-free diet is healthy, environmentally friendly and a better way to use the world’s precious resources.
There are many reasons to go veggie including animal welfare, health, environmental protection and cost. If you are concerned about one or more of these issues, why not take the opportunity to try some more meat-free meals during March or take the veggie challenge?
Visit the Veggie Month Website for
- Free Go Veggie Guide
- Why Go Veggie primer
- Veggie Videos
- Veggie Events
- Youth art and poetry competition
All this and more at http://www.veggiemonth.com/
See also Animal Aid press release Should we be eating dogs in Britain?
A selection of events taking place during Veggie Month may be found on Veggies Vegan Outreach Diary.
Many Animal Aid groups and veggie campaigners all across the UK may be contacted via Veggies Directory.
Veggies interview on Talk Radio Europe
The Hannah Murray Show is Talk Radio Europe’s daily magazine show that goes out live between 2 and 5pm CET (1pm GMT).
Listen on demand or download mp3 at Talk Radio Europe. Interview begins 39mins 40secs in.
Is milk good for you? Read how former cattle rancher Howard Lyman crisscrosses the country praising a meatless diet …here…
Much more info about the benefits of a veggie diet for animals, health and the environment may be found from Animal Aid’s Veggie & Vegan webpages.
Contact Animal Aid via Veggies Directory