Eating Meat Legality vs Morality

Eating Meat Legality vs Morality – The Vegan Argument

If we saw an animal in the street being hit across the head, prodded with an electric stick or having their throat cut with a knife, then we would be outraged. Our instinct would be to intervene or call the police to do something about it. If the police found evidence that this kind of […]

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What is Halal Slaughter

What Is Halal Slaughter? Is There Any Humane Way To Take A Life?

We have been asked about Halal slaughter a lot recently, so thought we should write a post about it to clarify what it is, and put to rest the idea that this is a humane way to slaughter an animal and take their life. What is Halal Slaughter? I’ll be using the website www.halalcertification.ie to […]

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Hunters use every part of the animal

Hunters Use Every Part Of The Animal They Kill

I’m sure that any animal who is shot through the head or body would be really pleased to know every part of his or her rotting corpse will be used for someone’s meal, belt, or wall ornament. Using every part of the animal does not make up for killing them in the first place. If […]

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humans are top of the food chain

Humans Are Top Of The Food Chain? The Vegan Argument

When I think of an animal at the top of the food chain, I immediately think of the great white shark, A lion, or a crocodile. These animals are perfect predators in their environments and hunt with their bodies, claws, and teeth. The only way they can get food to eat is to catch and […]

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Do Meat Eaters Care More About Animals Than Vegans

Do Meat Eaters Care More About Animals Than Vegans?

I was going over our old post about the that Vegans care more about animals than they do humans, and felt that I needed to expand on the fact that sixty billion animals are easily fed each year, yet billions of human animals are left starving. Unfortunately, growing food for overfed animals is far more […]

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Tips For New Vegans

Tips For New Vegans – Answering Questions, Objections, and Arguments 

When you first Go Vegan, you will get a barrage of questions from your friends and family. It’s easy to take these as attacks, but often, they are just concerned about you and want to make sure you will be ok. We are all conditioned to respond in this way, and it is interesting how […]

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Lose Weight Feel Awesome

Veganuary – Lose Weight Feel Awesome And Help The Animals In 2018

It’s that time of year again, and many people are planning their New Years resolutions to lose weight, get fit, and live a more positive lifestyle. With so many fad diets around, it’s difficult to know what the best option is for someone who wants to achieve all of these things. This post is all […]

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Cambodian Mine Action Center CMAC

Cambodian Mine Action Center CMAC & The Heroes Who Need A Home

Since we sold and gave away everything in the UK to start our Epic Animal Quest in Cambodia, we have had met many awesome people and had amazing experiences that we would never have imagined back in our ‘old life’. Last week, we had one of these experiences as we travelled to Cambodian Mine Action […]

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eating dogs and pigs

Eating Dogs and Pigs: Same, Same, But Different?

As part of our ongoing research into the Dog Meat Trade in Cambodia, we took a visit to a local restaurant in Phnom Penh who specialise in Dog Meat. The owners were happy for us to interview them about eating dogs and pigs and take photos and video but we promised we would not share […]

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kfc and dog meat

KFC And Dog Meat – What’s The Difference?

Last week, we went to find the Dog Meat restaurants in Phnom Penh and saw cooked dog heads piled up in glass cabinets and groups of people enjoying a meal of dead dog, salad, dips, and beer together. I have since written about this and showed many people the pictures and talked about the idea […]

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McDonalds Vegan Burger

Would You Buy Jam From A Butcher? The McDonalds Vegan Burger Debate

The McDonalds Vegan burger trial has been a hot topic over the last week, and I wasn’t going to add to the debate, but I was thinking about it, and a question popped into my head; “would I buy jam from a butcher?” Supply And Demand Our whole approach is to promote Vegan products and […]

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Wat Krom Sihanoukville

Dog Meat Trade Cambodia – Wat Krom Sihanoukville

We took a trip to Wat Krom Sihanoukville to meet a group of individuals who work helping animals at the Wat Krom Pagoda. The work they do is much in line with Animal Rescue Cambodia where they build relationships with the locals and the monks who live at the Pagoda and then help them care […]

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moral meat

The Difference Only Exists In Our Mind – No Such Thing As Moral Meat

There is no difference between a dog and a pig, cow or chicken, other than that which people construct in their own minds. We’ve written about the intelligence, love, and DNA arguments, and there is nothing to differentiate any of these animals from each other. People say that dogs are pets, and pigs and cows […]

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Dogs Eaten In Cambodia Infected With Rabies

Are 50% Of Dogs Eaten In Cambodia Infected With Rabies?

In Cambodia, it is reported that around 800 people die from rabies every year. These are just the reported cases so the actual number could be much higher. Rabies is mostly transmitted by dog bites, and after testing biting dogs, the Institut Pasteur found that 50% of them were infected. With an estimated five million […]

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80 Vegan Arguments Answered In 10 Minutes? 

I tried something different in this video and attempted to answer 80 vegan arguments, myths, and objections against Veganism in under 10 minutes. Most of my blog posts about each argument take about 5 minutes to read, so it was a huge challenge to condense the answers down to just 7-8 seconds each, and I […]

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Dog Meat Deception

What Doesn’t Kill You Doesn’t Make You Stronger – Dog Meat Deception

I’m personally against consuming any animal that we don’t need to kill to survive and thrive, and dog meat is no different; except for the heightened public health risk. No meat makes you stronger and it turns out the old saying isn’t always right. What Doesn’t Kill You Doesn’t Make You Stronger – Have you […]

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Mondulkiri Elephant Wildlife Sanctuary

Mondulkiri Elephant Wildlife Sanctuary

Visiting the Elephants at the LEAF project in Mondulkiri was one of the best family experiences we have had so far on our Epic Animal Quest. Everything about the trip was amazing, from the hotel, the food and people, to the actual short trek and elephant encounter itself. The Mondulkiri Elephant Wildlife Sanctuary was a […]

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Irrawaddy Dolphins Kratie Cambodia

Irrawaddy Dolphins Kratie Cambodia

During our time in Kratie, Cambodia, we took a trip to see the wild Irrawaddy Dolphins Kratie Cambodia who live in the Mekong River. It was rainy season when we arrived and the river was at its highest, reaching right up to the very edge of the river bank. This made the water a large […]

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mulondon organic

MuLondon Organics – Using Business As A Force For Good

Epic Animal Quest has collaborated with MuLondon Organic moisturisers to bring you an awesome opportunity to win one of five amazing prizes. Mulondon founder, Boris, has generously donated 5 moisturisers for us to raffle off in a bonus ball style competition. The Lavender or Fragrance Free Moisturisers are £19 each, so this is a very […]

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One Year Veganniversary

Our One Year Veganniversary!

This week is our One Year Veganniversary! Going Vegan changed everything for my family. We changed our business to a Vegan business, sold it for next to nothing (got let down massively by a human, but it got us on the road to help the animals), sold everything we owned, and left the UK to […]

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Go Vegan Overnight

Go Vegan Overnight – No More Long Transitions

Who am I to tell you what to do, but if you are on a long vegan journey that takes weeks or months, then every step of that journey involves the exploitation, torture, murder, and abuse of innocent sentient beings, and I think those steps can really be reduced. Your mindset is key to making […]

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What Is Veganism

What Is Veganism? Defining Veganism Correctly – With Video

This post is all about answering the question, What is Veganism and defining Veganism correctly. What Is Veganism? Whenever I get into a conversation with someone about Veganism, I feel it is really important that they understand exactly what Veganism is. Veganism is defined by the Vegan Society as: “A philosophy and way of living […]

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vegan iphone

A Different Response To The Vegan iPhone Argument

I wrote about the ‘Vegans use Computers‘ argument before, but came up with this short alternative response to the Vegan iPhone argument and thought I’d share it. How Vegan is my iPhone? The Vegan iPhone Argument How Vegan is my iPhone? I just don’t know. I’ve looked online and found that Apple use conflict-free components […]

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Help People Make The Connection

How Can We Help People Make The Connection? – Help The Animals

This post is about how we can help people make the connection and help the animals. Pig Lover One of my Aunties used to raise pigs. Even though I ate meat at that time, she lived far away and I never visited her when her dead pigs were served as a meal. My parents did […]

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Veganism Is More Than A Diet

Veganism Is More Than A Diet – We have To Act

Being a Vegan and living a Vegan Lifestyle is much more than just eating pretty plant-based food and posting the pictures on Instagram. While this is awesome and sharing Vegan plant-based recipes is in itself a form of encouragement and promotion of a Positive Vegan lifestyle, it just isn’t enough. Veganism is a lifestyle, and […]

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Respect My Decision

The Vegan Argument Respect My Decision Video

 “Never be a spectator of unfairness or stupidity. Seek out argument and disputation for their own sake; the grave will supply plenty of time for silence. Suspect your own motives and all excuses. Do not live for others any more than you would expect others to live for you.”  – Christopher Hitchens  This post is part […]

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The Vegan Argument YouTube Series Introduction

The Vegan Argument YouTube Series Introduction – Video

We have heard many against Veganism but none have held up under scrutiny. I wrote The Vegan Argument to address and answer all the many myths, objections, and arguments against Veganism and to help you be prepared and have sensible answers to hand when you are confronted with them. We created a Youtube Series to […]

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Veganism Is A Religion

The Vegan Argument – Veganism Is A Religion – Video

We have heard many against Veganism but none have held up under scrutiny. The Vegan Argument Veganism Is A Religion is no exception. This post will explore the idea that Vegans are religious and argue that Veganism is in no way a religious movement. The Vegan Argument Veganism Is A Religion. Altruistic  By it’s very nature, Veganism […]

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Grateful For The Animals Sacrifice

Grateful For The Animals Sacrifice

The idea that an animal will give their life for us to eat them is truly bizarre. Animals do not sacrifice their lives for us. We manipulate, exploit, control, and take their lives for food that we don’t need to survive and thrive and all this just for tradition, taste, convenience, and greed. This post argues […]

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Vegans Force Opinions Down People's Throats

Vegans Force Opinions Down People’s Throats?

Vegans Force Opinions Down People’s Throats? The only thing being forced down anyone’s throat is, unfortunately, the flesh of the animals that were killed against their will. Animals are forced to exist and are manipulated and exploited from conception right through to death. Animals have no say in any part of their lives and are […]

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