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Save lives Christmas! Our turkey door-drops are incredibly popular – and this year we have a brand new leaflet asking people to choose kind this festive season. Just click on the link below and we’ll send you a pack of 100 leaflets to give to friends, pop in Christmas cards or door-drop...

Now you see me

The 'superior' form of battery farming.Caged with 40 - 80 others. 
My share of the cage is just larger than an A4 sized sheet of paper.

Free-range egg farm exposè reaches thousands in Metro! Viva!’s undercover investigation at a free-range egg farm in Lincolnshire has been featured in both the Metro and local press today , reaching thousands of people. Many of whom may believe ‘buying local’, means ‘...

Investigation: Rowbottom Farm, Spalding

Rowbottom Farm is based in Spalding, Lincolnshire, and it supplies local businesses with free-range and barn eggs....

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ANIMAL TALES

Animal tales don’t always have a happy ending, but you can save thousands of animals from a short life of pain and suffering by one simple decision. Go vegan.

Viva!’s short new film asks consumers to make the connection. Please choose kind.

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Juliet Gellatley, Viva!’s founder and director, is interviewed tonight on S4C about why Britain’s egg industry is cracked – and the answer is to go vegan. This in light of undercover footage showing awful conditions at a farm that supplied eggs to Tesco and Asda stores across...

Viva! survey: Millions of people have no idea how their food is produced

Monday, November 14, 2016

Viva! survey: Millions of people have no idea how their food is produced

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The Bristol collective on a vegan mission

You may not have heard of it but the group is the powerhouse behind the burgeoning vegan movement and for the past 21 years the driving force of the group has been its founder and director Juliet Gellately.

Life is cheep?

URGENT: Support undercover heroes with Viva!

As winter nears our thoughts begin to turn to Christmas - a time of family, good cheer and hope. It is a time of year that I love but you can’t help but be aware of those less fortunate than ourselves. For the UK’s farmed animals there is no cheer.

HONEY – more hype than new hope!

HONEY – more hype than new hope!

It is claimed that honey can prevent, treat and cure all manner of ailments to from acne to worms! But how much is true and how much is hype?
WATCH VIVA! GO UNDERGROUND ON WORLD EGG DAY!

WATCH VIVA! GO UNDERGROUND ON WORLD EGG DAY!

Viva!’s exciting, high-speed tube action last week for World Egg Day was met with a surprised but overwhelmingly positive response by London commuters going about their daily business. Our new footage taken over the course of a year - and informative leaflets meant that commuters were left in...

Cracked Weekend of Action!

Help us raise awareness and change attitudes by taking part in the Viva! WEEKEND OF ACTION ON 14 - 16...
'Now you see me' painted for Viva! by Philip McCulloch-Downs

The Hen Project 1 - NOW YOU SEE ME

The 'superior' form of battery farming.
Caged with 40 - 80 others. 
My share of the cage is just larger than an A4 sized sheet of paper.

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Pig in Heaven

Pig in Heaven

I recently had the chance to visit Facebook celebrity WeeWee the Pig , who fell off a truck last winter and landed at Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary , where he now leads the life all pigs should lead: happy, safe, and loved.
Making (very tasty vegan) hay while the sun shines!

Making (very tasty vegan) hay while the sun shines!

As it’s been such lovely weather here in the South West recently, it reminded me of an amazing garden party we had earlier in the summer that I thought I’d share – you never know, with this Indian Summer you might be able to recreate some of these amazing dishes!...
Embracing my inner Chai

Embracing my inner Chai

For me, this chocolate chai desert is one of the best vegan recipes I’ve come across so far. If you like rice pudding or semolina, you’ll love this as it’s a beautifully creamy and super easy desert that’s guilt free!...
I made a tart – but not as you know it!

I made a tart – but not as you know it!

The tart I decided to make was inspired when I found some late season Hereford asparagus – and it was yummy and refreshing and proved to me, once again, that anything dairy can do, vegan can do better...
Call a spade a spade: vegan diet is climate-friendliest

Call a spade a spade: vegan diet is climate-friendliest

What if doctors told you that smoking caused cancer, but you’d probably be fine if you didn’t smoke more than one cigarette a day? Luckily, they don’t, because even small amounts of smoke are harmful . So why don’t climate scientists follow the same principle?...

Investigation

What we found during out latest investigation into a Norfolk pig farm.

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Stop the baby trade!

DAY OF ACTION – 29 AUGUST 2016 Help us raise awareness and change attitudes by taking part in our Animals...