It’s been an action-packed weekend for activists!
Firstly, a large thanks to the devoted animal rights teams and everybody who took half in our #DairyStillKills Nationwide Day of Motion on Saturday, in addition to numerous people door-dropping flyers this weekend. Let’s not overlook those that shared our stunning investigations on social media and donated to fund additional undercover work. Your dedication has helped expose disturbing truths, bringing us nearer to ending this grotesque trade.
Activists spoke up for cows and calves in an unbelievable 20 areas throughout England and Scotland!
On Saturday 14th Could, activists labored tirelessly to alter the misunderstanding that dairy is cruelty-free. The sensible outreach occasions inspired 1000’s of shoppers to interact in necessary conversations about what actually occurs to animals within the dairy trade. Previous to the Day of Motion, numerous individuals we spoke to have been unaware in regards to the integration of the dairy and beef trade, particularly, in addition to the slaughter of calves inside British abattoirs.
Individuals are turning into more and more conscious of the trauma that male dairy calves undergo once they’re stolen from their moms. They’re conscious of the stress they expertise when traded in noisy markets, transported to rearing and fattening items and killed for ‘meat’ whereas they’re nonetheless infants. This outreach confirmed those who Dairy Nonetheless Kills! Armed with this data, they’re now in a position to make the kinder decisions and be vegan.
Over 13,000 flyers and 5,000 factsheets have been handed out, and 182 Dairy Nonetheless Kills posters have been displayed on the streets!
This included our #Expired factsheet and a brand new mini dairy factsheet. Amongst different heartbreaking dairy information, these inform shoppers in regards to the 65,000 male calves killed in UK slaughterhouses in 2020, and the additional 28,000 who met the identical destiny in 2021. Because of our Day of Motion, shoppers throughout the UK have learn this and discovered that there are extra compassionate alternate options.
After tasting scrumptious dairy-free samples, shoppers additionally discovered how straightforward and engaging it may be to be vegan. Members of the general public have been left with no excuses to make merciless meals decisions after being given vegan candies, cheeses and plant milks supplied by beneficiant activists. This included vegetarians who determined to make that ultimate step into veganism!
The #DairyStillKills Day of Motion additionally made the information!
The Each day Echo – a serious information outlet – uncovered over 150,000 Fb followers to the Dairy Nonetheless Kills marketing campaign. An interview from our Southampton occasion inspired readers to our watch our undercover investigation, together with the primary ever footage capturing slaughter of male dairy calves. Why not unfold the phrase additional by sharing our Dairy Nonetheless Kills investigation with family and friends?
|Animal Justice Mission want to say a particular ‘thanks’ to every of the grassroots, native animal rights teams which helped us make this enormous Nationwide Day of Motion a actuality!
In England: Bedfordshire Cow Save, Blackpool We Stand for the Animals, Protected Passage for Wildlife, Bourne Vegan, Brighton Animal Rights, Pennine Animal Liberation, Colchester Animal Rights Activism, Leicester Animal Rights, Lincoln Animal Rights, London Animal Rights Activism, Milton Keynes Vegan Outreach, North East Animal Rights, Oxford Vegan Motion, Portsmouth Animal Liberation, Southampton Vegan Motion, Salisbury Animal Activism, Stoke-on-Trent Animal Rights and Wiltshire Animal Vigils.
In Scotland: Animal Liberation Scotland and Vegan Outreach Scotland.
If you happen to couldn’t make it to an occasion, there’s nonetheless an opportunity to become involved!
Order our Dairy Nonetheless Kills flyers to door-drop in your spare time.
Present shoppers what actually goes on on the horrendous Oaklands Livestock Centre, owned by famend calf supplier, Derek Whittall, in addition to G. & G. B. Hewitt slaughterhouse. These flyers will make shoppers rethink shopping for that bottle of cow’s milk within the grocery store!
Collectively we will tackle the merciless dairy trade.
Assist us fund additional undercover investigations exposing the systematic abuse inflicted onto farmed animals throughout the UK, and equip activists with assets to teach shoppers about this violence.
No animal deserves to undergo the struggling calves are put by means of within the dairy trade. Collectively, we will transfer nearer in the direction of a world the place sentient beings are proven compassion and respect.
Whether or not you took half in our Day of Motion, put Dairy Nonetheless Kills flyers by means of letterboxes, or shared our marketing campaign on-line – thanks for talking up for these infants. They want you to inform their tales.If you happen to share our imaginative and prescient of a world the place each being is free, please proceed your help of our investigations and campaigns. Your assistance is tremendously appreciated and is already making an enormous distinction.
As all the time,
For the animals.