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Dr. Brite

Gentle World’s reviewers learned about Dr. Brite while looking for a vegan tooth whitening product. After discovering a surprisingly wide range of options and reading a number of reviews, we reached out to Dr. Brite because everything we had read suggested that their products were the most likely to be effective, while also being safe and […] Read more

Our June Visitors

Summer is here, visitors are returning to Hawaii, and the Gentle World visitor program is back on a roll! After COVID restrictions brought a serious decline in visiting volunteers, we’re finally receiving inquiries again from an increasing number of people willing to brave a trip across the ocean in order to experience Gentle World. This […] Read more

A Double Celebration

For those who missed our 40th anniversary announcement in February, Gentle World was gifted a $10,000 matching funds challenge, allowing all anniversary donations to be doubled. We are elated to share the news that your support has brought us to our goal, allowing us to boost our outreach budget by a full $20,000! We look […] Read more

The Golden Rule

Beautiful landscape of sea beach ocean at sunset or sunrise time

Gentle World’s Angel Flinn teamed up with animal rights activist Craig Cline to create a compilation of Craig’s writings on the subject of The Golden Rule, as it relates to veganism. We have paired their shared essay with a 1.5 minute clip we found while searching our archives, which features Gentle World’s co-founder Sun, talking about how […] Read more

“All Dairy operations, including Organic, exist solely by doing to millions of defenseless females the worst thing anyone can do to a mother.” ~ Milk Comes from a Grieving Mother, Peaceful Prairie Sanctuary Every year in the month of May, the arrival of Mother’s Day marks an occasion to reflect on not only the love of […] Read more

Just like people, some dogs are predisposed to developing dental tartar, and we’ve taken care of a few with this problem. Keeping teeth clean is super-important to help prevent disease further down the line, and we’ve learned the value of sticking to a regular dental cleaning regimen for our rescues, because otherwise their teeth become […] Read more

Several years ago, I was browsing in a small health food store when I caught sight of an essential oil diffuser vigorously pumping a fine mist into the air. Not having seen a nebulizing diffuser before, I was quite intrigued. I’ve finally had the chance to really learn what they’re all about now that our organization […] Read more

Though they have been around for ages, chia seeds have earned a lot of buzz in recent years for their versatility and the notion that they can be considered a “superfood” in some contexts. These claims come from the nutritional value that chia seeds contain, but did you ever think about growing them at home? […] Read more

Who could resist the smell of pancakes on a Sunday morning? (Or on any other morning, for that matter…) Here’s a recipe we love to break out when we have friends to stay. ‘Mom’s Pancakes’ is fondly named after a friend’s mother (particularly talented in the baking department) who created the recipe by ‘veganizing‘ one […] Read more

So… We’re trying something we’ve never done before, and that is to introduce our readers to a potential affiliate partner for Gentle World. Generally speaking, it’s hard to find companies that we’re 100% comfortable with recommending. But our volunteers had the chance to sample Splendid Spoon’s selection, and we were really very impressed! We hope you’ll […] Read more