10 Reasons To Stop Whipping Racehorses

10 Reasons To Stop Whipping Racehorses

In this article Professor Paul McGreevy and Bidda Jones give 10 reasons why global horse racing needs to reconsider using whips.   The reasons are:   1 Horses’ skin appears just as sensitive as humans’ 2 Horses’ skin is no thicker than humans’ 3 Whip-free...
Voices for Animals Across the Years: The Jains

Voices for Animals Across the Years: The Jains

Jainism is a religion founded in ancient India and is currently practised by around 6 million people worldwide, mostly in India itself.   During the 6th century BCE, Mahāvīra became one of the most influential teachers of Jainism.   Mahavira said: “Do not injure,...