Did you know that your version of Internet Explorer is out of date?
To get the best possible experience using our website we recommend downloading one of the browsers below.

Internet Explorer 10, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari.

Brazilian Activists Liberate 200 Lab Beagles

Like us on Facebook:
The current article you are reading does not reflect the views of the current editors and contributors of the new Ecorazzi

Last week, about 40 protesters gathered in front of the Instituto Royale in San Roque, Brazil, following news of the lab abusing animals. The crowd grew to 150 and people outside could hear the cries of dogs from inside the building.

A few activists entered the lab and started opening cages, rescuing the imprisoned beagles. Nearly 200 dogs were immediately taken for veterinary help. Some dogs had tumors, some had been mutilated, and one dog had no eyes.

p1

Since the protest and rescue, Instituto Royal has been shut down pending a government investigation. According to the lab, even if the police retrieve any of the liberated beagles, they will be put up for adoption.

p2

Beagles are often used for experimentation because of their extremely sweet disposition. To learn more about beagle rescue efforts in the United States, please check out Beagle Freedom Project.

p3

Photos via: Green is the New Red

Like us on Facebook:
0 Comments

Beyoncé and Jay-Z sell out veganism for ticket giveaway

Veganism deserves better than constantly being considered something to be bribed, dared or loosely entered into.

Month one of “the year of the vegan”

News outlets are abuzz with the promise of new vegan products, celebs, and services and how that is somehow a fresh affirmation that our world is one turn closer to being fully free from animal use.

What About: “No-Kill” Eggs?

The reason for these advancements is not a sense of justice – because that can only mean going vegan – but is primarily driven by economics.

Vegandale Brewery offers the ultimate vegan night out

This brewpub helps veganism shed its stay-home-and-eat-tofu stereotype.

Don’t blame vegans for the shame you feel about using animals

The shame Carly Lewis claims veganism casts over her is more likely the ghosts of moral uncertainty, spectres that are more likely fish than cows, wondering how morality can possibly be used as ammunition in favour of murder.