Monthly Archives: September 2012

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Walk for Farm Animals: Julia and her piglets

Since Liberation BC’s 6th annual Walk for Farm Animals to benefit Farm Sanctuary is coming up this Saturday, it’s time to get to know just a few of the some of the approximately 900 animals who live at Farm Sanctuary’s three shelters.  Are you ready for the Walk? This is part of a series of farm animal stories on our blog. “feisty”


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Farm Sanctuary: Somewhere Over the Rainbow

Our 6th annual Walk for Farm Animals to benefit Farm Sanctuary is on September 29th–less than a week!–so I thought I would share a story about my visit to their northern California shelter in Orland. A year and a half ago, over spring break, my friend Sigrid and I decided to take a road trip


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Thank you, Nice Shoes!

Our good friends at Nice Shoes organized a vegan bakesale yesterday to benefit Liberation BC.   They also generously donated 10% of their sales for the day.  Altogether, we received $800–amazing and so appreciated! There was so much delicious food: tons of cupcakes and cookies, as well as cinnamon buns, rice krispie squares, fudge, hummus,


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Walk for Farm Animals: 142 Free-Range Chickens

Since Liberation BC’s 6th annual Walk for Farm Animals to benefit Farm Sanctuary is coming up on September 29th, it’s time to get to know just a few of the some of the approximately 900 animals who live at Farm Sanctuary’s three shelters.  Are you ready for the Walk? This is part of a series of farm animal stories on our blog. This year,


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Nice Shoes bake sale this Sunday…for us!

The nice folks at Nice Shoes, Vancouver’s only vegan shoe store, have organized a bakesale to raise money for Liberation BC!  As a grassroots, all volunteer-run non-profit, we rely on your donations to support everything we do.  Event and rental fees, website bandwidth, printing costs, film screenings, and more–they all add up!  And we couldn’t do


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Visiting Farm Sanctuary’s New York shelter

Liberation BC is gearing up for our 6th annual Walk for Farm Animals to benefit Farm Sanctuary in just two weeks!  Are you ready? I have visited Farm Sanctuary’s New York shelter in Watkins Glen four times over the past ten years, and each time the experience has reconnected me with my purpose in working


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Maximum Tolerated Dose: A dose of reality

On August 3rd, Liberation BC screened a new documentary, Maximum Tolerated Dose, as part of our Eyes Wide Open free film series.  I hadn’t seen it yet and I will admit that I was very nervous.  The title alone sounded ominous. I hoped it might not have scenes of horrific violence like many other documentaries about


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Walk for Farm Animals: Canadian Foie Gras Investigation

Since Liberation BC’s 6th annual Walk for Farm Animals to benefit Farm Sanctuary is coming up on September 29th, it’s time to get to know just a few of the some of the approximately 900 animals who live at Farm Sanctuary’s three shelters. (It’s also time to register and get started fundraising!) This is part of a series of farm animal stories on our blog. The entire


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