Another Animal in the Meat Case

From the Dodo, July 1, 2014 by Margo DeMello Whole Foods, the grocery chain of choice for countless vegetarians and vegans, has recently decided to start carrying rabbit meat for the first time in the...

Meet Your Meat Rabbit: Hope

Meet Hope!   By Amy Kennedy Hope is a beautiful white bunny who was rescued from a backyard breeder by Sweet Binks Rabbit Rescue in Rhode Island in 2010. Not only was she being bred over and ov...

What Does Whole Foods Value?

We recently came upon this advertisement Whole Foods placed in Fast Company in which the company extols their corporate values. We found it noteworthy that they mentioned that they want the animals wh...

Rabbit Hops Back onto the American Table

Article and podcast on WBEZ, September 23, 2014 By Monica Eng As Americans become more discriminating about the provenance, treatment and sustainability of the animals they eat, the market has brought...

French Connection Ends the Use of Angora

From the Sourcing Journal, October 17, 2014: French Connection, the international clothing, accessories and housewares retailer, announced Thursday it has decided to end the use of angora in the produ...

Two Former Meat Rabbits Finally Get A New Life

From the Dodo, October 16, 2014: After spending virtually their entire lives as the longest-serving residents of a Canadian animal shelter, a pair of inseparable bunnies have finally found a forever h...

Why Vegans Should Boycott Whole Foods

By Deborah Claasen In an effort to rally support from the AR community of which I am a part, I wrote this and posted it to my time line… Why should AR advocates care that WF is selling rabbit me...

Rabbits as Meat Makes Me Hopping Mad

From Hopper Home, October 15, 2014 by Connie Andrews “Is Rabbit the Ethical New Meat?” This was the title of a recent Vogue Magazine article and I did not stop reading as the author asked ...

Factory Farming Rabbits in Europe

During the summer of 2014, Compassion in World Farming’s Investigation Unit went undercover to visit 16 rabbit factory farms in 5 countries – Italy, Greece, Czech Republic, Poland and Cyprus....