Know that the same spark of life that is within you, is within all of our animal friends, the desire to live is the same within all of us…
- Rai Aren, Secret of the Sands
The assumption that animals are without rights and the illusion that our treatment of them has no moral significance is a positively outrageous example of Western crudity and barbarity. Universal compassion is the only guarantee of morality.
- Arthur Schopenhauer, The Basis of Morality
Sometimes the simplest things can make a big difference. Why not create a piece of art with the animals around you?
Have you ever had visions of great ideas during a daydream?
A magic wand converting everyone into a good person, or an ocean cleaning machine?
Whatever your idea might be, share it with us.
There are so many ways to make a change, and it usually starts with a small step.
Good ideas can save the world. What is your idea?
Tim Flach is an animal photographer with an interest in the way humans shape animals and shape their meaning while exploring the role of imagery in fostering an emotional connection. Bringing to life the complexity of the animal kingdom, his work ranges widely across species, united by a distinctive stylisation reflecting an interest in how we better connect people to the natural world.
Trophy hunters pay huge sums of money to kill wild animals for in-home display. They enter their achievements into record books kept by member organizations. Trophy hunting harms conservation by exacerbating the population decline of many imperiled species. Compared to trophy hunting, wildlife-watching tourism generates far more income to support conservation and provides far more jobs to local people.
The Humane Society is fighting to ban trophy hunting.
Compassion in World Farming was founded 50 years ago in 1967 by a British farmer who became horrified by the development of modern, intensive factory farming.
Today we campaign peacefully to end all factory farming practices. We believe that the biggest cause of cruelty on the planet deserves a focused, specialised approach – so we are relentlessly focused on ending factory farming.
Your food choices HAVE POWER!
Seventy billion animals are farmed for food worldwide every year – the vast majority of them reared intensively in systems that seriously impact their welfare.
We’re here to show you how simple it is to make their lives better through the food you eat.
Now, imagine a parallel universe where animals were the dominant species, and they treated us like the human race treats them. Pretty scary thought right? Well, that’s the theme of this shocking series of illustrations that are designed to get you the issue of animal abuse on the spotlight.