How to Have a Humane and Cruelty-Free Halloween

Here is a resource roundup to help you have a humane and cruelty-free Halloween! Please share, and come back as we will update it over time.

THE VEGNEWS GUIDE TO VEGAN CANDY 2019 “Here at VegNews, we make it our job to be on top of the newest products, the must-try sweets, the gotta-have-it items. And just as important as it is to know what those new items are, we want to share them with you, so that you can be the most current conscious consumer out there. So we present to you the VegNews Guides, a series of lists dedicated to the things vegans love most—candy included. Below is an up-to-date, ever-expanding roster of the vegan candy offered nationwide.

F.E.P.’S CHOCOLATE LIST “The list below reflects Food Empowerment Project’s (F.E.P.) most recent research on companies that make vegan products containing chocolate to find out if they source their chocolate from areas where the worst forms of child labor and/or slavery are the most prevalent.”

10 Easy Cruelty-Free Treats for a Humane Halloween! “Everyone’s favorite haunted holiday is just a few days away, and ingredients in the usual lineup of Halloween treats can be pretty horrifying, indeed. Gelatin! Milk! Egg whites! <shudder> Scary stuff. Frankly, it can seem impossible to avoid animal products on this particular holiday — so what’s a veg eater to do? Luckily, there are plenty of sweet treats that are cruelty-free, totally delicious, and easy to find, from Sour Patch Kids to Twizzlers. You just have to know what to look for. Here are 10 of our favorites.”

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