The Save Movement Around the World – 01/01/18

CANADA Tribute Vigil to Mr. Bean – Return to Pig Island On December 26 activists returned to “Pig Island” on Strachan and Lake Shore to pay tribute to Toronto Pig Save’s co-founder: Mr. Bean, who sadly passed away on December 12. Without Mr. Bean, there would be no Toronto Pig Save or The Save Movement. Mr. Bean lives on in …

The Save Movement Around the World – 25/12/17

CANADA This article was published by The Toronto Star, Canada’s largest newspaper: No more silence about the torture of animals. “There is an odd disconnect between the way we embrace our pets as family while allowing animals that are similarly sweet and endearing to live miserable lives on factory farms — and to endure horrific deaths,” writes journalist Linda McQuaig …

The Save Movement Around the World – 17/12/17

CANADA It was a lovely celebratory evening at Toronto Pig Save’s Animals Beyond Borders VII, our annual fundraiser. This year half the funds will go to the wonderful Karuna Lane Sanctuary and Farm Stay. The film tribute to Mr. Bean had the house in happy tears; it was announced that the Bearing Witness documentary will be coming out in 2018. …

The Save Movement Around the World – 10/12/17

CANADA KW Animal Save joined Guelph Cow Save on December 7 for a vigil at Cargill, the largest halal slaughterhouse in Canada. They report:”These beings were so sweet and gentle and just wanted to be shown some love and affection. They were terrified as you can see by their eyes. Some were spent dairy cows whose udders were still full …

The Save Movement Around the World – 03/12/17

   CANADA   The new Toronto Fur Animal Save held their first vigil on December 2 at the entrance to the dog run in High Park. As fur season has started, it’s incredibly important to have activist speaking up for all fur animals. They sent this note: “Thanks to everyone who came out to our first vigil. Hope to see …

The Save Movement Around the World – 26/11/17

BRAZIL Please watch this powerful video from a Sao Paulo Animal Save vigil: “Many of our activists shouted ‘forgive me’ to the animals while throwing water at the frightened little ones.” CANADA Welcome Toronto Fur Animal Save. Their first vigil is set for December 2: event page Toronto Fish Save held a vigil on November 24 at Ripley’s Aquatic Prison …

The Save Movement Around the World – 20/11/17

CANADA Please watch: Guelph Cow Save bears witness to “spent” mother cows arriving at Cargill ‘Meat’ Packers. ARGENTINA Buenos Aires Animal Save held their first vigil on November 18 at the municipal slaughterhouse. They were not able to see any transport trucks, but they decided to hold their second vigil on November 20 to again try to see animals going …

The Save Movement Around the World – 13/11/17

THE SAVE MOVEMENT AT THE FESTS The Save Movement ‘Hello, Europe!’ 2017 Tour continued over the weekend of November 11-12. UK activist Jenny Canham reports: “We are at VeggieWorld Berlin all weekend with our new group Berlin Animal Save and Anonymous for the Voiceless ❤ Berlin Animal Save also have their first vigil this Monday.” Vigil event page here.On November …

The Save Movement Around the World – 06/11/17

THE SAVE MOVEMENT AT THE FESTS The Save Movement organizers Ananda Elora and Mariah Noelle set up at Montreal’s Marché Bonsecours on November 4 and 5: “Hey everyone!! We’re at Festival Végane de Montréal 2017! We’re right across from the newly formed Montreal Animal Save.” THE SAVE MOVEMENT AROUND THE WORLD CANADA Welcome Montreal Animal Save. Find them on Facebook. …

The Save Movement Around the World – 30/10/17

CANADA At their latest weekly vigil at Hallmark ‘Poultry’, Vancouver Chicken Save bore witness to the cold and cruel way baby chickens are treated as products at an industrial scale. Here’s video of the vigil: FB video. AUSTRALIA Welcome Sydney Cow Save. “We aim to address and bring awareness to the issues of cows and calves in Sydney and NSW …