Help 100 Chimpanzees Being “Retired” to Texas Laboratory
The National Institutes of Health recently announced it will “retire” 110 chimpanzees from experiments. But 100 of them will be sent to Texas Biomed, a laboratory that was fined more than $25,000 for violating the Animal Welfare Act. Only 10 will go to Chimp Haven, the federal chimpanzee sanctuary. Contact Congress >
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Vegetariano en 21 Días
PCRM’s Vegetariano en 21 Días helps Spanish speakers celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with healthful plant-based versions of recipes from Spanish-speaking countries. Welcome Video >
PCRM’s Golden Carrot Award Winners for Healthiest School Lunches
An all-vegan menu, no red meat, and unlimited fresh fruits and vegetables are just a few of the innovations in food service found at the schools that won PCRM’s 2012 Golden Carrot Awards. Meet the Winners >
Don’t Blame Peanut Butter for Salmonella Outbreak: It’s the Meat!
Thirty people in 19 states have been infected with salmonella in recent days. The finger is being pointed at peanut butter. But the original source of salmonella is a farm raising chickens, cows, or other animals. Peanuts are an innocent bystander. Read Dr. Barnard's Blog >