Friday, November 15, 2019
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...
Green martyrs

Brazilian indigenous activist killed in ambush

The war against indigenous people in Brazil has made yet another fatal victim. On Friday, a 26-year-old Guajajara indigenous leader was murdered by loggers...
Amazon fires

Brazilian president says he encouraged Amazon fires

During a commercial visit to the United Emirates, Brazilian neo-fascist president, Jair Bolsonaro, said to a group of potential investors that he encouraged fires...
Love is the cure

New law allows pets in hospitals in southern Brazilian state

A new piece of legislation allowing pets to visit patients in hospitals in Rio Grande do Sul State has come info effect. The legislation...
Vegetarian Brazil

30 million Brazilians are now vegetarian

The Brazilian vegetarian society (SVB) estimates that 30 million people in Brazil have adopted a vegetarian diet, or 14% of the overall population of...
Amazon fires

Brazilian police closer to Amazon forest arsonists

A Brazilian police investigation is making progress to find, and hopefully arrest, land-grabbers in Pará State who led a movement called Day of Fire,...

Rio bus driver stops traffic to rescue dog

A heart-warming story about a bus driver who stopped the traffic in Rio de Janeiro to rescue a dog after the animal had been...
Protest

Extinction Rebellion calls protests at Brazilian embassies

In response to the oil spill that is spreading along the coast of the northeast of Brazil, and which is destroying animal life and...
Cruelty-free

New Vogue Brasil beauty columnist is vegan

Vogue Brasil, aware of the new trends in beauty and the appetite for cruelty-free cosmetics, has drafted in Renata Kalil, vegan activist and expert...