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Making Kind Choices: Everyday Ways to Enhance Your Life Through Earth- and Animal-Friendly Living

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Publisher Comments:

Choosing a compassionate lifestyle that makes you feel good and positively impacts on the environment and on animals has never been easier. In this practical and accessible handbook, loaded with resources for all products that are mentioned, Ingrid Newkirk presents fabulous options that will not only enhance your life, but those of your neighbors, your community, animals, and the earth itself.

From comfortable home furnishings, to delicious foods, to fashionable clothing there are a myriad of choices to be made that can have a lasting positive effect on the well-being of animals and the environment, including:

  • recognizing hidden animal ingredients in cosmetics and household products
  • raising ecologically aware and animal-friendly kids
  • creating healthy, environmentally-friendly meals for everyday and special occasions
  • dressing with style without using leather or other animal products
  • dealing kindly with mice, insects, and other 'pests' in home or garden
  • adopting the right animal companion for you
  • volunteering and investing in eco- and animal-friendly companies
  • traveling with Eco-consciousness

Review:

"As this book explores, acts of kindness, even in the simplest ways, are what make our lives meaningful, bringing happiness to ourselves and others." The Dalai Lama

Review:

"This powerful book offers easy ways to make your compassionate mark on the world." Moby

Review:

"Ingrid Newkirk's wonderful new book is about us — about how in a world so violent and cruel, there is no way to pretend we're kind people unless we extend our kindness to those who are the most innocent and helpless." Bill Maher, host of Real Time with Bill Maher

Review:

"Ingrid Newkirk's book shows us practical ways to foster compassion towards animals. She is a true teacher." Martin Sheen

Synopsis:

From the president and founder of PETA, an accessible and practical handbook for cruelty-free living.

Synopsis:

Choosing a compassionate lifestyle that makes you feel good and positively impacts on the environment and on animals has never been easier. In this practical and accessible handbook, loaded with resources for all products that are mentioned, Ingrid Newkirk presents fabulous options that will not only enhance your life, but those of your neighbors, your community, animals, and the earth itself.

From comfortable home furnishings, to delicious foods, to fashionable clothing there are a myriad of choices to be made that can have a lasting positive effect on the well-being of animals and the environment, including:

- recognizing hidden animal ingredients in cosmetics and household products

- raising ecologically aware and animal-friendly kids

- creating healthy, environmentally-friendly meals for everyday and special occasions

- dressing with style without using leather or other animal products

- dealing kindly with mice, insects, and other 'pests' in home or garden

- adopting the right animal companion for you

- volunteering and investing in eco- and animal-friendly companies

- traveling with Eco-consciousness

About the Author

Ingrid Newkirk is cofounder and president of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), the largest animal rights organization in the world. Ingrid Newkirk's campaigns to save animal lives have made the front pages of the Washington Post and other national newspapers. She has appeared on many national television and radio shows, including The Today Show, The Oprah Winfrey Show, Nightline, and 20/20, among others. She lives in Norfolk, Virginia.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312329938
Foreword:
McCartney, Paul
Publisher:
Griffin
Foreword by:
McCartney, Paul
Foreword:
McCartney, Paul
Author:
McCartney, Paul
Author:
Newkirk, Ingrid
Author:
Newkirk, Ingrid E.
Subject:
Animal Rights
Subject:
General Social Science
Subject:
General
Subject:
Outdoors-Conservation and Animal Rights
Subject:
Sustainable living
Subject:
green lifestyle
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
January 2005
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
496
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.50 in

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Product details 496 pages Griffin - English 9780312329938 Reviews:
"Review" by , "As this book explores, acts of kindness, even in the simplest ways, are what make our lives meaningful, bringing happiness to ourselves and others."
"Review" by , "This powerful book offers easy ways to make your compassionate mark on the world."
"Review" by , "Ingrid Newkirk's wonderful new book is about us — about how in a world so violent and cruel, there is no way to pretend we're kind people unless we extend our kindness to those who are the most innocent and helpless."
"Review" by , "Ingrid Newkirk's book shows us practical ways to foster compassion towards animals. She is a true teacher."
"Synopsis" by , From the president and founder of PETA, an accessible and practical handbook for cruelty-free living.
"Synopsis" by ,
Choosing a compassionate lifestyle that makes you feel good and positively impacts on the environment and on animals has never been easier. In this practical and accessible handbook, loaded with resources for all products that are mentioned, Ingrid Newkirk presents fabulous options that will not only enhance your life, but those of your neighbors, your community, animals, and the earth itself.

From comfortable home furnishings, to delicious foods, to fashionable clothing there are a myriad of choices to be made that can have a lasting positive effect on the well-being of animals and the environment, including:

- recognizing hidden animal ingredients in cosmetics and household products

- raising ecologically aware and animal-friendly kids

- creating healthy, environmentally-friendly meals for everyday and special occasions

- dressing with style without using leather or other animal products

- dealing kindly with mice, insects, and other 'pests' in home or garden

- adopting the right animal companion for you

- volunteering and investing in eco- and animal-friendly companies

- traveling with Eco-consciousness

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