Category Dairy

How to Get an Internship at an Animal Sanctuary

“Hi There! I only recently began following you, but I’m super jealous about your internship at Farm Sanctuary and I’m wondering how you came across such an amazing opportunity and if you have any advice for me to get a similar opportunity?” I think you’d actually be surprised at how often I get this question. […]

On Reading Labels

I got this question in my inbox today, and I had to answer it right away. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been asked about how to read labels, so I’m really glad to be addressing it now. It seems to be the most complicated part of eliminating animal products from your diet, […]

Feminism & The Meat Industry

Last night, I drove a whopping twelve miles to the valley so I could see an indie movie that’s only playing in a small number of theaters. It’s not often that I go out of my way to see any movie, and it’s really unusual for me to write anything about one, but this was special, I […]

Safran the Calf : The True Face of Dairy

About a month ago, Farm Sanctuary’s Southern California shelter rescued a baby calf who was destined to become veal. He was found in a pen with other calves at the San Bernardino County Hallmark slaughterhouse by the President and Co-Founder of Farm Sanctuary, Gene Baur.  Just a few days old when he arrived at the […]