Dr Mark Craig

General Practitioner I’m a General practitioner doctor and doing my best to put myself out of a job, by helping people change their lifestyle, particularly diet, so they don’t get the diseases most of our population get sick and die from. I’ve worked...

Dr John Livesey, PHD

I try to be vegan to help alleviate the exploitation and suffering of animals, to reduce my carbon footprint and other environmental impacts, and to eat a healthy diet. And with luck I may influence others to think similarly. Website:...

Dominic Hoey

Auckland Rapper and Poet Like a lot of people I grew up with I was first introduced to Veganism through punk and hardcore music. It immediately made perfect sense to me and I have been vegan for 22 years now (i’m old). i think the ethical, health and political...

Darcy Peacock

Former AUSA President I was the first vegan president of the Auckland University Students Association. I was inspired to become vegan while doing my philosophy degree (majoring in ethics). Luckily I had the opportunity to move into a flat of vegans and I have never...

Carl Scott

Animal Advocate For me Veganism is about living in a more compassionate and connected way every day. At least 3 times a day I can say, “No animal was harmed in the making of this food (or clothing, or whatever…..)” I also feel that my new-found understanding of...

Apollo Taito

Soldier and Health Professional Apollo Taito holds a Masters in Health Management and he swears by the vegan lifestyle, attributing his good physical health, fitness and mental wellbeing to it. The New Zealand born Samoan is a professional health manager, a soldier, a...