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Category Archives: Cruelty Free

Five Facts about Farm Fresh Eggs You Should Know

Posted on August 5th, 2014

Posted by Bethany Johnson, guest blogger Chances are, you have access to farm fresh eggs. Whether it’s neighbors, friends, farmers markets, roadside stands, or local farms, many people are getting this breakfast staple straight from the producer. But are eggs really better this way, or is it a lot of hype? Farm Fresh or Bust A […]

Ruff Season: Five Summer Safety Tips for Pets

Posted on July 18th, 2014

Posted by Laura Agadoni, guest blogger Summertime means active days and warm nights. But this season could also mean potential danger for the furry member of your family. These summer safety tips will keep your pet healthy and content while you relax over a barbecue or by the pool. Signs of Heatstroke When the weather becomes […]

Want a Vegan Cookie Recipe? Here are 4 Amazing Varieties

Posted on December 16th, 2013

Posted by  Rebecca Desfosse, guest blogger Looking for an amazing vegan cookie recipe for the holidays? Most recipes can be made vegan, all-natural, or just plain healthier through a few substitutions. Here are a few of my favorites—be sure to make yourself extra, these will go quickly! Sugar Cookies Vegan sugar cookies are one of the […]

4 Reasons to Use Cruelty Free Products

Posted on September 16th, 2013

Posted by Rebecca Desfosse, guest blogger As you got ready this morning, were you thinking about the ingredients that went into your toothpaste, deodorant, or soap? Probably not, but you might want to—especially if you care about animals and their welfare. Many companies test products on rabbits, mice, and rats. Here are four reasons why you […]

Cruelty free “ice cream” from just one ingredient!

Posted on August 22nd, 2013

Posted by Bridget, Community Manager Because Tom’s of Maine is a cruelty free company, we are often the toothpaste company of choice for vegan consumers. While we are not all of us on staff eat a vegan diet, we do appreciate healthy recipes, and this cruelty free ‘ice cream” fits both bills. Ingredients Bananas. That’s […]

Cruelty Free: No animal testing, no animal ingredients

Posted on May 10th, 2013

Posted by Pam, Claims Support Leader and Natural Standards Advocate I have been working for Tom’s of Maine for over two decades and can say from my firsthand experience, we truly share your respect for animals and their welfare. That’s why Tom’s products are 100% cruelty free — no animal testing and no animal ingredients. People […]