Posted by Rebecca West, guest blogger Caring for a pet is a lot of responsibility and shouldn’t be undertaken lightly. Unfortunately, far too many people find this out the hard way. Before you adopt a pet, keep in mind that there’s a lot more to bringing home a cuddly kitten or puppy than you might [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Posted by Bridget, Community Manager I am not vegan. I am not even vegetarian. In fact, I will come right out and say it. Hotdogs are one of my favorite food groups. My good friend Kyle, however, is vegan. And through spending time with him I have learned that the use of animal byproducts extends [...]
The choice was clear, either test on animals or petition the FDA to use a non-animal-testing alternative to prove our fluoride toothpaste to be safe and effective. While it may have been daunting for others, for us there was only one option. Watch the whole story.