Author: Jen Dobell

Co-host/co-producer of the weekly radio show Animal Voices Vancouver.

Hearts On Noses Pig Sanctuary, and Ongoing Captivity at the Vancouver Aquarium

Cuddle with pigs at Hearts On Noses sanctuary in Mission, and learn about the latest announcement from the Vancouver Aquarium that angers activists

Greyhaven Exotic Bird Sanctuary’s Enormous Rescue and Increased Pressure by Activists at Vancouver Park Board Meetings

An interview with ‘Vancouver Aquarium Uncovered’ film director Gary Charbonneau on the role of the Vancouver Park Board within the Aquarium, plus Greyhaven Bird Sanctuary’s quest to find homes for hundreds of abandoned exotic birds.

New Year’s Resolutions That Benefit Animals

Get inspired by two vegan activists who are changing the world!

An Inhumane Thanksgiving at the White House

The farm which has supplied the White House with Thanksgiving turkeys for over 50 years is the latest target of an investigation which reveals that the “humane” farm is anything but. Also, join us for a talk with Carrie Bedesky, who is new to vegetarianism and hopefully, on her way to a vegan lifestyle.

Animals Exploited for Human Entertainment

Activist and politician Jordan Reichert speaks on the Stanley Park horse carriage crash, and activist David Isbister discusses the tourism trade of exploiting animals for entertainment.

Photojournalist Jo-Anne McArthur Documents the Plight of Animals at the Hands of Humans

A feature interview with photo journalist for the animal Jo-Anne McArthur. Plus, is it time we consider banning fireworks for the sake of animals?

Exposing the Cruelty of Canada Goose Jackets and Canada’s Inadequate Animal Welfare Laws

Interviews with Adrian Nelson of The Fur Bearers on the fur industry, and Camille Labchuk, Animal Justice animal rights lawyer on the inadequacies of Canada’s animal welfare laws.

Anita Krajnc Justifies Giving Water to Pigs, Exposes the Meat Industry

Bearing witness as an effective form of activism, and strengthening your conversations on veganism to help animals. Interviews with Toronto Pig Save’s Mary-Chris Staples and Anita Kranjc on this week’s horrific tragedy of a truck of pigs overturning on the road, and Anita’s court trial for feeding water to thirsty pigs enroute to slaughter.