PETA launches horseracing abuse whistleblower hotline

PETA writes on their website: PETA has been inundated with tips over the past two years alerting us to unethical and illegal activities in horse racing. This is why we now offer a whistleblower hotline for workers who have witnessed or know about cruelty to animals or other illegal activities involving horses used for racing… Continue reading PETA launches horseracing abuse whistleblower hotline

Grilled cauliflower steaks

Tuesday's Horse is back again, on Fridays, with at least one recommended vegan recipe — by popular demand. Several of us have made this recipe — with varying levels of cooking skills — and everyone excelled. And everyone loved it too! The introduction by Veg News states: "Weekends are the perfect time to cook up… Continue reading Grilled cauliflower steaks

Two Vegan meatloaf recipes

Introduction Tuesday's Horse has had loads of requests to move the weekly vegan recipe from Friday to Saturday. Probably should have posted much earlier though. Let's try it anyway. Meatloaf is a hot ticket item recipe. Everyone seems to love it, and many folks serve it weekly, often on a certain day. There are two… Continue reading Two Vegan meatloaf recipes

Matching gift offer extended to 6pm August 30th

Make a donation between today and 6pm EST, Monday, August 30th, 2021, and two of our supporting partners will double the amount you give. We are so grateful to the horse-loving couple who are making this extensive campaign possible. OFFER HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO 6PM EST, AUGUST 30TH Your donation will help us fight a… Continue reading Matching gift offer extended to 6pm August 30th

Getting the most out of vegan and plant-based diets

IS a plant-based diet the same thing as a vegan diet? While they are similar, there are some key differences: Vegan diets eliminate all animal products, while plant-based diets do not necessarily eliminate animal products, but focus on eating mostly plants, such as fruits, vegetables, nuts, seeds and whole grains. Is a vegan or plant-based… Continue reading Getting the most out of vegan and plant-based diets

Seared sweet potato flautas with avocado salsa verde

Raw, ground walnuts add a meaty texture and pair perfectly with the spices and sweet potatoes in these flautas. SOURCE: VEG NEWS by BAILEY RUSKUS | 29th July 2021 | SERVES 4 What you need For the avocado salsa verde:8 medium tomatillos, peeled and cut in half1 cup fresh cilantro leaves and stems2 scallions, coarsely… Continue reading Seared sweet potato flautas with avocado salsa verde

Avocado mayo and hummus recipes

Updated by Patsy, 11th Aug 2021; 2:21pm EST — First up, Avocado mayo Here is what you need. AvocadoGarlicLemon juiceDijon mustardOlive oilAquafaba (liquid from a can of chickpeas) Avocado Mayo. By 'A Couple Cooks'. Once you’ve got your ingredients, there’s really only one thing to do: blend! Yep, blend up the ingredients until they become… Continue reading Avocado mayo and hummus recipes

15 best plant-based proteins

Here is more information on getting enough protein on a vegan diet. I keep getting this from folks and it seems to be holding them up quite a bit from going vegan. Please do not let it. But remember it may seem a bit weird to start with — big changes usually do — especially… Continue reading 15 best plant-based proteins

Biden’s public lands nominee advances with key Senate vote

Cross-posted from the Washington Post, by Dino Grandoni (22nd July, 2021) Tracy Stone-Manning moved one step closer to becoming Biden’s top public lands manager on Thursday as the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee advanced her nomination solely with Democratic support. For weeks, Republicans have adamantly called on Biden to withdraw Stone-Manning’s nomination due to her decision… Continue reading Biden’s public lands nominee advances with key Senate vote

The Dark Side of Horse Racing Panorama program live streaming on YouTube

Horse racing is one of the most popular and profitable sports, a £5 billion industry in the UK and Ireland followed by millions. Panorama reporter Darragh MacIntyre investigates what can happen to racehorses when their careers end. The industry says that racing is now safer than ever, that the number of deaths on the track… Continue reading The Dark Side of Horse Racing Panorama program live streaming on YouTube