Help create a world where all animals are treated with respect and compassion…

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For Farm Animals…

For Farm Animals…

Over 1 million farm animals are raised indoors in intensive factory farms each year here in Dorset. Many of these animals will suffer from overcrowding, painful mutilations, stress, disease, injuries and boredom, unable to express their natural behaviours. We need to support higher welfare farming that treats farm animals with the compassion sentient beings deserve...
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For People & Planet…

For People & Planet…

People are being forced to compete with farm animals for food, while livestock farming is destroying natural habitats and diverse ecosystems, polluting our oceans and waterways, and is a major cause of climate change. We need to create a more sustainable food system and urgently reduce our reliance on meat and dairy, to fight world hunger and protect the environment...
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WELCOME TO COMPASSIONATE DORSET

 

Compassionate Dorset are a small independent animal welfare group.
We also act as the local voluntary supporter group for the leading farm animal welfare charity Compassion in World Farming.

We believe that factory farming is the single biggest cause of animal cruelty in the UK and worldwide. Our main aim is to help end factory farming by empowering consumers to make a difference for animals, people and our planet – simply through our food shopping choices – from choosing higher welfare and free range meat and dairy – to eating less meat or going vegan.

FIND OUT HOW TO CHOOSE COMPASSIONATE FOOD →

LATEST NEWS

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Join the Dorset campaign to ban foie gras

Foie gras is the diseased liver from force-fed ducks or geese and is illegal to produce in the UK as it is so inhumane. Sadly it can still be imported and has been found on some Dorset menus, so we are asking local consumers and businesses to boycott it…
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GET INVOLVED!

We are run completely by volunteers and are always looking for more lovely volunteers to help us plan events or to lend a hand at our information stalls, leafleting days, street collections and vegan-friendly cake sales…