cute cat sleeping on its back

Do Animals Dream?

11/23/2022

Many of us often find ourselves wondering what our beloved animals may be dreaming of, when they twitch, snuffle, and even call in their sleep. Is our elderly lap-cat dreaming they are a ferocious lion prowling the savannah, is the dog we share our house with dreaming of the forests and streams we explored together…

fish swimming by an orange coral

Do Fish Feel Pain? And How Do We Know?

11/22/2022

For many of us, the answer to the question “do fish feel pain?” might seem obvious. But this question sparked heated debate in the scientific community for years, until relatively recently. However, about 15 years ago, a series of highly sophisticated experiments were published, and according to most biologists the results settle the debate once…

a billboard in Jerusalem that calls to ban chicken cages

Our Victory for the Chickens: Israel Bans Cages in the Egg Industry

11/06/2022

After a long fight, on a sunny summer’s afternoon, 06.20.22 to be precise, a parliamentary committee in Israel approved historic regulations that ban cages for chickens in the egg industry. This is an achievement we’re very proud of at Animals Now, and it’s worth reflecting on how we got here. But first, although cage-free is…

2021

Our Campaigns and Accomplishments in 2021

12/30/2021

Animals Now continued standing up for animals in 2021, with investigations broadcast in the national news, intensive activity in parliament, lectures to thousands of people and more…

מיצג מחאה של אנימלס מ-2020 תעשיית הפרוות מייצרת מגפות

How did we make Israel the first country in the world to ban the fur trade?

07/11/2021

The domino effect of the fight against fur around the world is now unmistakable. In recent weeks we have seen other EU countries ban fur farming. At the same time, more and more fashion chains around the world continue to announce an end to the use of fur in their products. There is no doubt that we are now making real progress in the fight for animals in the fur industry, and the clothing industry in general.

ייצגנו את בעלי החיים בתקשורת

Our Campaigns and Accomplishments in 2020

01/10/2021

Animals Now comes to the end of a year of intensive work: A year where Challenge 22 exceeded half a million participants, where we reached 20,000 students and adults with our educational program and hosted workshops for a thousand educators, advocated in the Knesset (Israel’s parliament) and the courts, and our content reached millions of views on social media. We’re proud to present just a handful of our achievements this year, across our main projects.

כבש חמוד

Activities and Accomplishments in 2019

12/30/2019

Activities and Accomplishmentsin 2019 Animals Now is wrapping up a year full of exciting, intensive activities to promote animal rights. We are happy to share a brief, non-exhaustive summary of the activities in our key projects. Legislation and Policy Animals Now works to establish animal-friendly policies. Our representatives initiate bill proposals and political processes, participate…

אתגר 22 בהפגנה למען בעלי חיים

Animals Now – Activities and Accomplishments in 2018

01/06/2019

We are excited to embark on our 25th year with our name change: from Anonymous to Animals Now. Animal Protection Legislation Animals Now works to establish policies which are considerate to animals, and we hired a professional lobbying firm. Our representatives participate in Knesset (Israeli Parliament) discussions and present information to Knesset members and government…