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Black animals less likely to be adopted

November 20th is 'Black Awareness Day', the pinnacle of a month-long period of debate about racism in Brazil. Like the English in the United States,...
Mister Pawstman

Postman who takes selfies with dogs becomes a social media hit

One clichéd sketch of old cartoons and slapstick comedy is the postman being chased off by a dog, a piece of fabric dangling from...
Amazon under threat

Amazon deforestation hits record levels

10,000 square kilometers of Amazon rainforest were destroyed between August 2018 and July 2019, according to a new report by Brazil's space research agency,...
Pop food

Coxinha, a Brazilian food icon gets a vegan makeover

Anyone who's ever been to Brazil probably has seen the teardrop-shaped fried snack that is ubiquitous in the country and which is called coxinha...

In the south of Brazil, police uses drones to record animal abuse

Police in the state of Santa Catarina, in the south of Brazil, are using drones to help them produce court evidence against animal abusers,...
Wetlands fire

Blue arara threatened by fires in Pantanal wetlands

The blue arara is one of the animals threatened by the increase of fires in the Pantanal region
Oil spill tragedy

Oil spill reaches turtle nesting area

The oil spill that has spread across the northeastern coast of Brazil has traveled southwards and reached the southeast. On Thursday 7, fragments of...
Veganism and the Amazon

Cafu teams up with Vegan Nation to protect the Amazon

Vegan Nation, Bnei-Brak based vegan enterprise, has drafted in Brazilian football legend to work as the company's brand ambassador. Cafu, who at 49 has...
Love story

Farmer buys pig for slaughter, falls in love, adopts pig

You must have heard of a dairy farmer who had an epiphany, turned vegan and converted their animal farm into an animal sanctuary. Brazilian...
Rescue stories

Brazilian acting star couple rescue puppy from the roadside

Celebrity couple and acting stars Bruno Gagliasso and Giovanna Ewbank, have welcomed a new addition to their family, which already includes adopted animals and...
Fireworks hell

Brazilian state passes new law limiting fireworks

All over the world, an increasing number of people are posting shocking videos and photos of pets who are terrified of fireworks, pets who...
Vegan school meals

Bahia vegan school meals featured in the Washington Post

A project implemented in March last year to bring vegan food to 160 schools and crèches in Biritinga, Serrinha, Barrocas and Teofilância, in the...