Due to forced milking, dairy cows suffer painful inflammation of the mammary glands (mastitis).
If this happens too frequently, a cow will be sent to slaughter as she is “not profitable” in terms of milking.
With so many sub-groups of vegetarianism, it can all get a little bit confusing, so let’s clear it up, once and for all.
The defining line is pretty clear, yet often confused by companies selling food products and foodies and chefs.
Joel Kahn wows with life-saving information and Shawn Stratton shares about the first Vegan Film Festival, happening in Ottawa this fall.
The females will become milk cows like their mothers.Veganism is widely cited as a form of vegetarianism, but vegans generally don’t see it like that and prefer to distinguish clearly between the two. Well, one reason is that a number of sub-category diets have emerged under the vegetarian umbrella that include eating meat and using animal by-products, something vegans are obviously keen to disassociate themselves with.There’s also the fact that most (not all) vegetarians eat eggs and dairy products, which is something vegans don’t do.For example: You might meet a vegetarian who doesn’t eat meat or dairy but eats eggs, or a vegetarian who doesn’t eat meat or eggs but still wears leather.Veganism, however, is very clearly defined and there is no deviation.Animals are not to be exploited in any way, and the aim is to reduce (as much as is possible) the suffering caused to non-human sentient beings.So that means no eating animal flesh or by-products, no using products tested on animals or containing animal by-products, and no wearing products derived from animal by-products. There’s only one way to be a vegan, but there are a couple of different variations in the diet of a vegan. For those who don’t know, a paleo diet is based on the types of foods presumed to have been eaten by our Paleolithic ancestors.Wednesday, June 6, 2018Juice Guru Steve Prussack National Health Association Plant-based long before it was cool, the National Health Association carries a proud history, as its president Mark Huberman will share.Then Steve Prussack, famed juice guru, shares about juicing,…Wednesday, May 9, 2018Wonder Women Tranquility du Jour's Kimberly Wilson, and Rescue Chocolate and USA Veg Corp founder Sarah Gross Feoli, are vegan Wonder Women indeed.Ex-ballerina Sarah and her biz partner Nira Paliwoda put on…