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Rally Against Kangaroo Leather in Adidas 🦘

Last week, activists from Not Your Skin, DXE and Animal Save Movement organized a rally to stop the use kangaroo leather. Millions of kangaroos are slaughtered each year for their skin. Activists used a multi-facet campaign, spanning social media, phone lines, a formal protest at the Adidas’ head office, and direct action disruptions at Adidas stores in Downtown Toronto, with the goal to make customers aware of cruel practices, and urging Adidas to stop using Kangaroo leather or risk losing support from conscientious consumers. This initiative seeks to shed light on the cruelty behind the fashion industry and to prompt positive change in the treatment of animals. Leather isn't just reserved for fashion-forward footwear;Animal skin in general is also used...

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Promising Recent Studies Suggest: Cats and Dogs are Healthy on a Vegan Diet!

In the world of pet nutrition, the question of whether dogs and cats can thrive on vegan diets has been a subject of considerable discussion. It's a topic that resonates with many pet owners who seek to align their values with their furry companions' diets. A few studies, including one that was published just last week provides fresh insights into this very question. New Study suggest that Cats May be Healthier on a Plant-Based Diet  A recent study published in PLOS One, lead by professor Andrew Knight and his researchers from the UK and Germany, shed a light on the dietary choices and overall health of cats by surveying 1369 cat guardians. 1 Among the participants, 1,178 cats were nourished with...

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A Step-by-Step Guide to Add Variety to your Dog's Meals

As a responsible and caring pet owner, ensuring your dog's nutrition is both complete and enjoyable is essential for their overall well-being. Just like humans, dogs can get bored with eating the same thing every day. By adding variety to their meals, you can make mealtimes more enjoyable for them, which encourages a healthy appetite and provides a boost to their overall health. Here's a step-by-step guide to introducing diversity into your dog's plant-based meals:Step 1: Complete and Balanced Plant-Based Dog KibblesStart with a foundation of high-quality, complete, and balanced plant-based dog kibbles. These specially formulated kibbles ensure that your dog receives all the necessary nutrients it need to thrive on a plant-based diet. We have a collection of reputable brands...

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Why We Stand Behind the Plant-Based Treaty: Join Us in Creating a Sustainable Future!

For nearly a decade Vecado has been committed to a more sustainable future by spreading awareness and distributing plant-based products for pets. Today, we proudly solidify our commitment by signing the Plant-Based Treaty, a global initiative prioritizing the adoption of plant-based diets to combat the climate crisis and build a healthier future. Our mission closely aligns with the core principles of this treaty, as we strive to promote sustainable choices and contribute to a positive environmental impact. With approximately 471,000,000 pet dogs and 370,000,000 pet cats consuming meat-based foods and treats, the pet food industry has a significant negative effects on the planet. Choosing plant-based pet food can provide many health benefits to cats & dogs, while substantially reducing the harm caused to farm animals, and reducing the environmental impact of animal...

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Plant-based Power for Puppies: Choosing the Right Food for Your Growing Pup

Raising a puppy is an important responsibility that comes with a lot of challenges. One of the most important decisions you'll make as a pet guardian is selecting the right food for your growing puppy. If you're raising a puppy within a vegan household, you should be looking into providing him or her a complete and healthy plant-based diet.  Choosing the right food Choosing the right food is crucial because it affects your pup's growth, development, and overall health. It is essential to provide your puppy with all the necessary nutrients that their growing body requires. Furthermore, when raising a puppy on a plant-based diet is even more important to select the right food specially formulated for puppies. To make sure you are...

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