Why go vegan?

We care for the animals we share our home with and we get to know their personality and their wants and needs. We form emotional bonds with animals and even see them as members of our family. Most people really care about animals.
Animal agriculture causes more than the suffering of animals. It also impacts people throughout the world, especially the powerless and the poor, in a number of ways.
The havoc caused to the world by the billions of animals we breed, raise and kill for food each year is staggering. The UN has identified animal agriculture as ‘one of the most significant contributors to serious environmental problems’
A well planned 100% plant-based diet is healthy. This is confirmed by a solid body of peer-reviewed scientific evidence. Not only is a vegan diet as healthy as any diet containing animal products, in many aspects it is more beneficial to human health.
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The Vegan Australia Certified program sets the standard for authentic vegan food and products in Australia. Under the program, product makers may display the Vegan Australia Certified logo on licensed vegan items that meet our strict criteria. The logo indicates to your customers that the product does not contain animal ingredients and none of the manufacturing or testing processes involve animals or animal products.
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What do our members have to say?

Corey
vic

All animals have the right to live free from human exploitation.

Promise #22
Shanti
NSW
The future is vegan
Promise #132
Tracey
NSW
I fight for the innocent animals because they don’t have a voice to be heard.
Promise #150
Lyndle
vic

I promise to live alongside humans and animals in a kind and caring way.

Promise #32
Heidi
QLD
Vegan for the animals
Promise #109
Sky
VIC
Friends, not food!
Promise #177
Clem
QLD
I pledge to live a happy healthy life without harming or causing suffering to any sentient beings.
Promise #202
Amanda
SA

I promise to be guided by compassion and awareness; to value the life of all beings and be an advocate for life for those who are without a voice.

Promise #112
Catherine
qld

By being vegan, I am taking a stand against oppression, cruelty and destruction every day.

Promise #45
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