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Animal Equality demands Duck and Waffle drops cruel foie gras!

By Kate

Last week, Animal Equality visited trendy Shoreditch restaurant Duck and Waffle to ask them to drop cruel foie gras from their menu. Joining us was our 3.5 meter tall inflatable duck and our team of dedicated volunteers! We braved the cold Spring…

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Animal Equality condemns government response to End the Cage Age petition

By Sally

Earlier this month, we joined forces with other animal protection organisations and launched a petition calling on the UK government to ban cages for all farmed animals. Over 65,000 compassionate people have now signed the petition, but the government’s response has been…

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Animal Equality calls for a #FoieGrasFreeGB with Day of Action!

By Kate

On 6th April Animal Equality supporters across the UK will take to the streets to demand a ban on foie gras imports. With the UK leaving the EU and no longer bound by its free trade rules we can finally stop importing…

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Interview with Moby

By Sally

Musician and animal advocate Moby is featured on the front cover of our latest issue of Their Voice magazine. A compassionate vegan and long-time supporter of Animal Equality's work, he generously sat down with us and answered our questions for this enlightening interview. What or…

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Victory! California’s foie gras sales ban is upheld!

By Kate

As we head into 2019 and forge ahead with our campaign for a UK foie gras import ban upon our exit of the EU, it’s encouraging to hear that legislation to ban this cruel product is being introduced and surviving legal challenges…

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The Southbank Centre’s “Skylon Restaurant” drops cruel foie gras!

By Kate

The Southbank Centre’s Skylon restaurant at the Royal Festival Hall has become the next London landmark to withdraw foie gras from their New Year’s Eve menu thanks to pressure from Animal Equality’s #FoieGrasFreeGB campaign. Joining the Tate Modern in making the same…

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Animal Equality named a Top Charity for the fourth time!

By Sally

Animal Equality is honoured to have once again been selected as a Top Charity by Animal Charity Evaluators (ACE), an independent research non-profit dedicated to finding and promoting the most effective ways to help animals. ACE analyses charities on the basis of their…

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It’s Organic September, but what does that mean for animals?

By Sally

Last week we released shocking scenes of newborn calves being brutally handled and force-fed on an organic dairy farm linked to Yeo Valley and Waitrose. However, despite the cruelty we uncovered, the Soil Association are refusing to suspend Coombe Farm from their…

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iAnimal film featuring Evanna Lynch shortlisted for Raindance award!

By Sally

The five-minute film is narrated by Harry Potter star Evanna Lynch and features 360° footage filmed by Animal Equality investigators inside intensive dairy farms and slaughterhouses. Including scenes filmed in Devon and Somerset, the film challenges people’s idyllic image of dairy farming…

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Crabs, lobsters and other decapod crustaceans need to be protected by our UK animal welfare laws. Sign the petition today!

By Kate

Animal Equality is a signatory of this letter as we believe that decapod crustaceans are just as deserving of protection from harm as are any other animals. Further, decapod welfare is currently completely disregarded during farming, processing, storage at restaurants and supermarkets…

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