Resources

This page features links to some of the best resources on vegan topics available on the internet. Clicking a link will open a new window, so just close the new window to return to this page.

Note: These links will take you to a website not affiliated with coolvegan.com. We provide these links as a service the vegan community, and although we review each site before adding it to this page, we take no responsibility for the content. Some pages may contain mature themes/images, and may not be suitable for children.

 

  • Erik Marcus
    The latest writing from Erik Marcus. Also features his upcoming speaking appearances as well as dozens of archived articles.
  • Foraging With the “Wildman”
    Learn about edible and medicinal wild vegetables, herbs, greens, fruits, berries, nuts, seeds, and mushrooms with NYC’s favorite naturalist, “Wildman” Steve Brill.
  • Homestead Harvest – Preserving the Garden
    Resources for gardening and home-canning.
  • The Modern Vegetarian
    The Modern Vegetarian is a meager, Vegetarian/Vegan resource. Our aim is to spread the word of Vegetarianism, Veganism, and Animal Rights. We are always looking for donations, contributions, articles, and recipes!
  • Planet Vegan
    Resource site for a vegan planet.
  • Tempeh Info
    Informative web site reveals everything there is to know about tempeh. Learn how to make it from start to finish in your own home, how to vary recipes, and how to create your own incubator. Information on tempeh starter and troubleshooting are also covered.
  • Veg Family
    Comprehensive resource for raising vegan children, including pregnancy, vegan recipes, book reviews, product reviews, message board, expert columnists, diaries, and everyday vegan living.
  • Veg RD
    Nutrition questions answered by Virginia Messina, MPH, RD.
  • Vegan.com
    A great source for vegan information. Updated daily.
  • Vegan Action
    Vegan Action is a non-profit organization that educates the public about the many benefits of the vegan diet and lifestyle.
  • Vegan Connection
    Vegan recipes and information, restaurant reviews, vegan survey, information on finding vegan products.
  • Vegan For Life
    Grassroots veganism. Learn what it’s all about!
  • The Vegan Forum
    This international, vegan discussion board with a general forum, subforums about travelling & children and off topic issues. Free ads and local forums are offered.
  • Vegan News
    A vegan newsletter containing recipes, info on veganic gardening and wildlife gardening, book and product reviews. There’s also a bulletin board, links and articles.
  • Vegan Peace
    Striving towards peacefully sharing our earth. Includes a forum, e-cards and information about veganism, sweatshops, parenting, gay issues, cookbook reviews and ingredient definitions.
  • Vegan Police
    Comical look at the more critical side of veganism!
  • Vegan Porn
    News and information for vegans who get it.
  • Vegan Society
    Dietary guides and information, membership and merchandise. Opportunities for Vegan Businesses and those taking their first steps into veganism.
  • Vegetarian Baby & Child
    Vegetarian Baby & Child, the magazine of vegan and vegetarian family life.
  • Vegetarian Diet Info
    Healthy weight loss and diet advice for vegetarians and part-vegetarians.
  • Vegetarian Resource Group
    Vegetarian recipes and nutrition information. The Vegetarian Resource Group (VRG) is a non-profit organization dedicated to educating the public on vegetarianism and the interrelated issues of health, nutrition, ecology, ethics, and world hunger.
  • Vegetarian Restaurants.net
    USA & Canada Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurants and Natural Food Stores. General vegan subjects, recipes and articles.
  • The Vegetarian Site
    Extensive online vegan site promoting animal rights, vegan diet, and environmental awareness. Perhaps the best selection of vegan and hemp shoes on the web!
  • The Vegetarian/Vegan Society of Queensland
    Organisation encouraging vegetarianism as a humane and responsible lifestyle. Comprehensive guide to vegetarian/vegan recipes, resources and restaurants.
  • Vegetarian Teen Online Magazine
    By teens, for teens. Everything you ever wanted to know about veg teen life.
  • Veggie Boards
    Directory and message boards specializing in vegetarian and animal rights issues.
  • Veggie Label Petition
    The Food and Drug Administration should require specific labels on all food products, stating whether or not there are animal derived products in the ingredients.
  • Veggie Petition
    A petition to get companies to stop using animal products. And, put a label or something on the boxes to tell us whether their foods are vegetarian friendly.
  • Veggiegirl.com
    Information for vegans and potential vegans.
  • VeggieHeadOnline
    Ezine celebrating the veg lifestyle. Features, reviews, links, recipe index, organization directory.
  • Veggie-Heads
    Veggie-Heads is a site for all "veggies" whether vegan, lacto vegetarian, lacto-ovo vegetarian, semi vegetarian, pesce vegetarian, ovo vegetarian, fruitarian-vegan, or raw foods vegetarian. The site includes diet, health and wellness info from a mostly vegan perspective.
  • VegPeople
    VegPeople is a privately owned, non-profit, ad-free online community message board consisting of like-minded individuals exploring the world of veg*nism. There are many forums within the site for all kinds of discussion on all kinds of topics.
  • VegPets.com
    VegPets.com is home to information and discussion on vegetarian/vegan diets for companion animals. Vegetarian and vegan companion animal guardians can learn more about and find help with breaking the last link to cruelty in their homes.
  • VegSource
    Over 10,000 vegetarian & vegan recipes, discussion boards, nutritionists, medical doctors, experts, authors, articles, newsletter, a community of nice people sharing an interest in health, diet and the planet!
  • World Vegan Day
    Celebrating ways of living free from animal products that benefit people, animals, and the environment.

  • Frugal Recipies
    Lots of cheap-to-make recipes, all suitable for vegans, low fat and wheat free options marked.
  • International Vegetarian Union Recipes
    Vegetarian recipes from almost every country of the world.
  • Parsley Soup
    Lots of lovely healthy and not-so-heathly vegan recipes.
  • Scented Nectar’s Page of Tastiness
    Links to vegetarian recipe sites run by people all over the internet. It’s like having hundreds and hundreds of free vegetarian cookbooks!
  • The Vegan Kitchen
    Lots of printable vegan recipes from soups to chocolate bars – holiday section too!
  • Veganline Recipes
    Veggie recipe search engine with 1500 pages of links indexed from one search box. Links to other vegan recipe search engines.
  • veganfood
    Vegan food from alt.food.vegan and beyond! A very simple site for vegans, vegetarians, herbivores, and omnivores.
  • Veggie Delights
    Yahoo group to exchange recipes and discuss products for vegetarians & vegans alike.
  • Vegan World Order
    Vegan World Order is concerned with nothing other than the economic reality that vegans want food tailored to their lifestyle, and here you will find recipes and restaurant listings that address those needs.

  • Action for Animals
    AFA is an all volunteer organization based in Seattle, Washington and operates under the simple principle that animals do not exist for humans to eat, wear, experiment on, or use for entertainment. We promote a Vegan lifestyle. AFA strives to end animal suffering through educational outreach, demonstrations, and media involvement.
  • Ánima
    Ánima is an organization working for animal liberation. We think to extend the circle of ethic concerns including all sentient beings in it is essential to take animals seriosly. We also agree and unite with Scientific Antivivisection. Spanish language.
  • Animal Aid
    The UK’s best multi-issue animal rights group.
  • Animal Rights and Vegetarian Ethics
    Answers all the commonly asked questions such as, "What about how other animals kill each other?", "What about killing plants?", and "Would you rather save your child or your dog?"
  • Fife Animal Welfare Network
    Premier Scottish animal rights organisation.
  • Free the Animals!
    A site dedicated to animal liberation. Supportive of direct action to end animal cruelty. Working to educate about the suffering of animals for food, sport, clothing, entertainment and experimentation.
  • Friends of Animals
    Animal rights issues including veganism, anti-fur, anti-hunting.
  • Helping Animals 101
    Information and on-line registration for the only PETA-sponsored AR conference!
  • Models with Conscience
    Models with Conscience is an international group of models dedicated to promoting animal-friendly products and causes. Our members – both men and women of various ages, sizes, and ethnicities – strive to show that we humans can thrive while allowing our fellow beings to thrive as well.
  • People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals
    People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) operates under the simple principle that animals are not our to eat, wear, experiment on, or use for entertainment.
  • Save Animals From Exploitation
    SAFE is New Zealand’s only national organisation dedicated to campaigning for the rights of all animals. SAFE promotes positive values that encompass respect, appreciation and compassion for all life – both human and animal.
  • Vegan Blog: The (Eco)Logical Weblog
    This is the weblog for GetVegan.com. Devoted to animal rights, ecological consciousness and the politics of sustainability. Daily news with commentary/context as necessary.