Compassionate Eating Guide
HappyCow's Compassionate Eating Guide provides a worldwide directory of vegetarian and vegan restaurants and natural health food stores with daily user reviews. Browse HappyCow's database with listing in over 100+ countries. Also find animal friendly recipes, an up-to-date events calendar, travel tips and a vibrant online community.
Sanctuaries we support
Tower Hill Stables Animal Sanctuary
Tower Hill Stables Sanctuary is a privately run sanctuary in Essex, UK, set up and run single-handedly by Fiona Oakes. They provide care and a home for life for over 400 rescued animals, both domestic and ex-farm.
Hillfields Animal Sanctuary
Hillfields Animal Sanctuary is situted in Bromsgrove, UK and is home to around 300 rescued animals. The animals at Hillfields have all been rescued from cruelty and neglect or taken in when their owners simply did not want them anymore.
Hillside Animal Sanctuary
In 1995, Wendy Valentine formed Hillside Animal Sanctuary located outside Norwich, UK, after witnessing the plight of the battery hen and has since helped and campaigned for animals in need, particularly those who are so routinely abused in the intensive factory farming industry. Hillside is now home to over 1000 animals.
Portslade Animal Rescue
Portslade Animal Rescue is a family run rescue in Brighton, East Sussex, UK. They rescue, care for and rehome abandoned rabbits and cats and are a non-profit organisation, run by a handful of volunteers. They rely solely on donations, sponsorship and fundraising.
Campaigns we support
Save the Chimps
Save the Chimps provide a permanent sanctuary for the lifelong care of chimpanzees rescued from research laboratories, entertainment and the pet trade. Their Great Chimpanzee Migration campaign currently relocates chimpanzees from New Mexico to permanent sanctuary in Florida.
Lolita is a captive Orca living at the Miami Seaquarium.
Since her capture in 1970 she has been kept in a tank that is illegal by the Animal Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) standards for size requirements. There is a campaign underway calling for her retirement.
Organisations we support
EFFA - Exeter Friends For Animals
EFFA is based in Devon, UK and is committed to opposing and exposing animal cruelty and was set up to help end the massive suffering of farm animals by promoting vegetarianism and veganism. They initiate campaigns locally to expose cruelty and also act in support of national organisations.
EFFA campaigns on the streets, in schools and at the institutions of animal abuse.
A Well-Fed World
A Well-Fed World is a hunger relief and animal protection organization based in
Washington, DC. They partner with organizations to distribute vegan food to those in need. Their Global Grants program
supports innovative food and farming projects, farm animal care, and a wide variety of advocacy campaigns.
Viva! - Vegetarians International Voice for Animals
VIVA! are a UK-based Vegetarian and Vegan campaigning charity promoting cruelty free living.
Animal Aid campaigns peacefully against all animal abuse, and promotes a cruelty-free lifestyle.
VERO - Voice for Ethical Research at Oxford
VERO is a University-based group established to oppose the University's construction of a new animal research laboratory, and to campaign for a more ethically responsible approach to biomedical research at Oxford.
Dr Hadwen Trust for Humane Research
The Dr Hadwen Trust is a registered charity dedicated to finding alternatives to the use of animal experiments.
Vegfam helps people overseas by providing funds for self-supporting, sustainable food projects and the provision of safe drinking water. They fund ethically sound plant-food projects, which do not exploit animals or the environment.
Restaurants and catering organisations we support
Loving Hut restaurants are the fastest growing International vegan fast food chain in the world with branches all over the United States, Taiwan, Vietnam, Singapore, Indonesia, Tokyo, Hong Kong and many more countries! In the UK there are outlets in London, Brighton and Norwich. More branches in various locations internationally are opening all the time. As more and more people around the world adopt a plant-based diet, Loving Hut is a beacon of light for an alternative way of living.
VBites is a vegan community café/restaurant at Hove Lagoon owned by Heather Mills and refurbished with a stylish and funky interior. Adapted to suit everyone from young to mature, families on a day out looking for a delicious meal, to those popping in for a coffee & cake or an evening of relaxation. Open 7 days a week all through the summer.
Fairfoods are a vegan catering company based in mid-Devon. Run by Clare and Paul, they cover Devon, Cornwall, Somerset, Dorset and beyond, providing delicious cruelty-free food for lots of different events including festivals, weddings, birthdays and funerals, community events, food fairs etc. as well as private orders.
That Old Chestnut
That Old Chestnut are proud to be supplying many cafes, deli's and shops in Leeds with their wide variety of delicious vegan cakes. They also cater for events and festivals in the Leeds area.