Share the Love on ‘Hug a Vegetarian’ Day!

September 30 is “Hug a Vegetarian” Day—a whole day dedicated to hugging those who love animals the most! Adopting a meat-free diet saves the lives of more than 100 animals per year. Doesn’t that put you in the hugging mood? On “Hug a Vegetarian” Day, get your hug on by sharing the love on Facebook and Twitter. It’s as easy as one, two, three!


Pick your favorite photo of animals hugging.


Download the photo you want to use and save to your desktop.


Hug away and spread the word about vegetarianism with everyone you know by sharing the photo on Twitter and Facebook.

Happy hugging!

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 Ingrid E. Newkirk

“Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights?” READ MORE

— Ingrid E. Newkirk, PETA President and co-author of Animalkind