The Animal Save Movement is growing around the world!
We have 918 chapters in three branches: Animal Save: 701 groups in 71 countries Climate Save: 188 groups in 48 countries Health Save: 29 groups in 11 countries
Wake Up World: Holiday Edition is every December where we ask individuals to ask non vegan friends and family to come to a vigil and sign up for Veganuary:www.veganuary.com/saveThis is a time of the year to get together as families. Let us not destroy other families, but instead encourage as many as possible to go vegan and get active.
SAVE'S ANIMAL RESCUES
The Animal Save Argentina Tour rescued a piglet! They report: "We are very happy to introduce Juani, a pig we were able to rescue during an activity with a Save group in Argentina. Juani will live the rest of her life in freedom, as all animals deserve."
THE ANIMAL SAVE MOVEMENT IN THE MEDIA
Salerno Animal Save held a vigil on December 18 at which they bore witness to these sheep and goat. Please watch.
OUR MISSION TheClimate Save Movementis building a grassroots movement to solve the climate crisis by ending animal agriculture, reforesting the Earth and phasing out fossil fuels. Help save the planet by going vegan and promoting vegan #FoodSystemChangeNow! The climate crisis is upon us. We must rise up to mitigate and reverse it.
Please welcome our new Climate Save chapters:
Latin America Arequipa Climate Save (Peru). Find them on Facebook.
Here the Animal Save Tours team meets with Arequipa activists on November 18 during the Save Latino Tour.
Ubaté Climate Save (Colombia). Find them on Facebook.They join their fellow Climate Save groups in Bogota and Medellin as well as 14 Animal Save groups in the country.
OUR MISSION Health Save Movement aims to show how veganism can prevent and reverse diseases related to animal products consumption, enhance food justice, and decrease spending on the health crisis.
Health Save Uruguay report from their Health streets events on December 11: "We had our penultimate Health Streets event of the year and created a dish full of love and flavors that was the protagonist of the night. 😋 👉 Sautéed sweet peppers, falafel, breaded zucchini, brown rice and fresh salad. Doesn't your mouth water? We enjoy doing this every week. It fills our hearts that people who come enjoy with us also receive us with such gratitude and good vibes."
OUR MISSION Ditch Dairy SAVE Lives aims to encourage Save groups (existing and new) to hold vigils outside of dairy farms or factories incorporating outreach. Groups can also do outreach outside of establishments retailing large amounts of dairy products.
This holiday season, spare a moment for the innocent baby animals who are taken from their mothers the day they are born and slaughtered soon after. Make 2020 the year that you refuse to support animal abuse. Here's how to start: http://bit.ly/22save
Auckland Animal Save held their Wake Up World 2019 vigil on December 22. They did outreach and chalking.
Munich Animal Save joined Buchloe Cow Save for a vigil at the VION slaughter plant on December 20. They report: "Shortly before Christmas we have witnessed the fate of this beautiful young cow. Her life was taken from her at a very young age because an inflammation of her udders turned her into no value for the dairy industry. Please look into her eyes and ask yourself if she deserved the violence that she was forced to face just a few moments after."
Huge thanks to South Wales Animal Save for repping Animal Save Movement at the Welsh Vegan Festival on the weekend of December 8!
Stoke Animal Save protested outside their local McDonalds last weekend. They report: "'Today's protest outside of McDonalds was a success. We shared informative leaflets with many public members and have managed to have some good conversations with some of them."
The Animal Save Argentina Tour is already having great results.
Welcome La Rioja Animal Save in northwest Argentina. Find them on Facebook and Instagram.
Activists report from their first vigil on December 20: "We could not see trucks, nor enter the pens: the killing began very early and there were no survivors left. We could only see their skins stacked on a truck. We will continue here, resisting. Our fight is just beginning."
Please watch: Ica Animal Save asks "Can you look them in the eye and tell them that your palate matters more than their suffering?
They held their first vigil on December 13. They report: "in front of our eyes passed approximately 1,480 lambs. They traveled long distances, not knowing where they were going but with their end predetermined. They were sentient and innocent beings condemned to die to satisfy human pleasure. Today we bore witness to the departure of animals who did not want or deserve to die. Join the vigils."
Watch this video for more in-depth information about Bill 156: "This is not what democracy looks like."
Please watch this year-end review of the Toronto Save groups and the whole Toronto activist community. Thank you to everyone who has helped this year in the fight to end animal exploitation and raise public awareness of the appalling treatment of animals. It is crucial that we support each other's activism.
Regardless of where we come from, what age we are, what gender we identify with and whom we choose to love; no matter who we are, only together and in solidarity will we achieve animal liberation.
Toronto Pig Save held our monthly Sunday vigil on December 22. Please watch.
Mérida MX Animal Save report from their December 21 vigil at the municipal slaughter plant: "We went to say goodbye to the animals that arrive there to be killed; we had access to a truck where we gave water to the pigs. We also took advantage of being on an avenue to show messages so that people take action and know what to do to stop animal exploitation. In the end, a family stopped to thank us for the activism we did, being a voice for animals."
Please watch and share: TFIL Films released Act of Mercy: The Truth About Your Meat, a documentary about the Animal Save vigils held by Animal Alliance Network and Los Angeles Animal Save outside Farmer John slaughter plant in Vernon, California.
Newberry Dairy Cow Save bore witness at a dairy farm on December 14. They saw many babies who were cruelly and unnecessarily separated from their mothers. They report: "Today’s vigil was awesome. We had a great conversation with the farmer who is showing interest in switching to plant-based alternatives in the future."