Animal Voice September 2021 Issue 86

Dear Readers,

If you find interest and value in this 86th issue of Animal Voice, please make a donation towards the upkeep of our online platforms for both Animal Voice and Caring Classrooms.  Caring Classrooms is one of the first platforms in the world to offer freely downloadable lesson plans in support of the United Nations’ One Health One Welfare concept. Your donation will ensure that we can continue to equip young minds with knowledge that empowers them to play active roles in healing and restoring Earth.

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Thank you for any support you are able to give. There can be no greater gift to the young people of South Africa than to empower them to live towards a humane and sustainable future.  
Kind regards,
Louise van der Merwe
Managing Trustee: The Humane Education Trust


This site offers research opportunities in regard to the evolution of our relationship with animals over three decades as reflected in the
South African publication Animal Voice.



Please see our campaign to end the torment of South Africa’s laying hens.

There are 5 episodes in this campaign.

Episode 1: Why bring an end to the Cage Age?

Episode 2: World leaders join the call for compassion

Episode 3: Retailers and big business join the call – but too few

Episode 4: SA’s first black-owned outdoor egg business

Episode 5: The UN calls for an end to our ‘heedless dominion over the Earth’

Compassion in World Farming (South Africa) is in negotiations
with the South African Bureau of Standards (SABS) regarding new
standards to prioritise the welfare of chickens. Negotiations are on-going and

we’ll keep you posted!



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