Hope Apple Blossom and her piglets were rescued by Viva! and Dean Farm Animal Sanctuary. Thanks to the generosity of our supporters, they have a brand new outdoor home on the sanctuary - with all the room an excitable piglet could want! Viva!'s Founder & Director, Juliet Gellatley, celebrates the housewarming with plenty of belly rubs!
Thirty-six million laying hens were very much at the forefront of our minds this Easter. We took our innovative six-foot display boards to three major cities - Bristol, London and Birmingham - to urge consumers to stop for a minute and reflect on the lives of the animals producing what is commonly...
Traditionally, dyed and painted chicken eggs were gifted to others to celebrate Easter and springtime. But how many people realise that eggs laid on modern-day farms mean a lifetime of misery for laying hens? And that 18 million of them remain incarcerated in barren, wire cages?
Watch this 40 minute documentary by TVN Uwaga, one of Poland’s biggest channels, who used Viva! Poland’s undercover footage to expose this most brutal of industries. It was watched by over 6 million people. In Polish with English subtitles.
Ah we love this! Just too cute. Along with her Mum, brothers and sisters, this adorable piglet was recently rescued from slaughter by Viva! and Dean Farm Animal Sanctuary. Watch her demand cuddles from Juliet Gellatley (the Founder and Director of Viva!).
Viva!'s Laura Hellwig and Sophie Delarny were keen to visit Dean Farm Animal Sanctuary to see how Mum and her six piglets were settling in after being rescued by Viva! and the Sanctuary. They found a warm welcome! See the adorable photos ...
We paid our respects to the victims of the A16 crash and continued spreading education to Waitrose shoppers at John Lewis HQ (parent company of Waitrose) and the Marylebone Waitrose store in London. Watch Juliet's moving speech on why there must be justice for the Waitrose pigs.