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"I can't think if anything that makes me happier than seeing an animal's contentment, witnessing a creature allowed to be who he wants to be in the world — and at peace. It's a thing of beauty." Jenny Brown and Dylan © Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary.

Vegan Quotes

Non-violence, compassion and ethics have been topics of conversation for centuries. There are many quotes from great minds that support a lifestyle that respects animals as part of our moral community. Vegan Quotes Biblical Quotes Islamic Quotes Buddhist Quotes Prayer for the Liberation of Animals The Great Bell Chant – The End of Suffering The […]

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What You Can Do

Do you care so much about the plight of farm animals that you can’t wait to do something to help them? Vegan education is the most effective activity you can engage in to save animals. It isn’t accompanied by the huge fanfare and doesn’t give you the immediate validation that petition and welfare campaigns do. […]

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Redefining Your Ethical Food Choices

When Elated began, we were looking for a name that conveyed two concepts: 1) being a vegan is a joyful experience and 2) as consumers we have the power to save the lives of animals through conscientious food choices. So discovering that ‘Enhancing the Lives of Animals Through Ethical Decisions’ produces the acronym ‘ELATED’ was […]

Find out more about Karen Johnson, The Elated Vegan.

Welcome to Elated!

Elated invites you to choose a vegan lifestyle. I ask this first and foremost for the animals. Their lives and their bodies are not ours to use. This is about compassion, but it is also about justice. Being vegan is the single most important thing you can do to save our environment, heal your health and […]