Learn to see animals as individuals
Connect with animals
Adopt a plant-based diet
Advocate for animals
Preserve, protect and restore animal habitats
Other animals eat animals, why shouldn't we? Isn’t it our natural place on the food chain?
Frequently asked questions
If everyone stops eating meat, what would happen to all the animals? How about our economy?
What is the difference between vegan and vegetarian?
|THE WITNESS The first documentary by the filmmakers of "Peaceable Kingdom: The Journey Home" was recently made available for free online viewing. "The Witness" is an inspiring true story about a tough Brooklyn construction contractor who became an impassioned animal advocate after his heart was opened by the love of a kitten. Offered in English, Spanish, German, French, and Portuguese....more |
Maple Farm Sanctuary Cheri Ezell-Vandersluis and Jim Vandersluis once ran a dairy farm, before experiencing a dramatic shift in their perceptions of animals, as portrayed in the documentary "Peaceable Kingdom: The Journey Home." Now they have transformed their property into a sanctuary for animals rescued from abuse and neglect on farms, as well as a refuge for wildlife, hoping to inspire others to reconsider their relationship to our fellow beings and the planet....more
Learning from Animals Cognitive ethologist Marc Bekoff offers remarkable examples of how "animals have a sense of justice and display empathy, forgiveness, trust and reciprocity."...more
Peaceful Prairie Sanctuary A small organization with courage and vision that not only rescues and cares for animals in need, but also offers groundbreaking materials for education and outreach that reflect a deep understanding of animals and the injustices they endure....more
Lolita: A Slave to Entertainment This award-winning documentary depicts the tragic and compelling life story of a killer whale named Lolita, from her capture in the Puget Sound off the coast of Washington to her 37 years of confinement in a Florida seaquarium. For those who have visited a marine park, for those who think they might do so in the future, and for those who simply wish to know the truth about performing marine mammals, this film is a "must see."...more
Maggie and Meribelle
Rick and Gertrude
Books and Other Resources
Mother Hen and Baby Chick
The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill
Animal Liberation Victoria
Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary