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

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

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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

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780312329938
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Publication date: 01/01/2005
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 496
Sales rank: 505,633
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.11(d)

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.

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