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National Animal Rights Day "NARD 14" in Austin, Texas


A Memorial Ceremony and Celebration on Saturday, June 2nd, at Brushy Creek Lake Park

Austin, TX – May 19, 2024 – The 14th Annual National Animal Rights Day (NARD) will be commemorated in Austin, Texas, on Saturday, June 2nd, from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Brushy Creek Lake Park in Cedar Park, Texas. This significant event will honor the billions of animals who die each year due to human actions and celebrate the progress being made towards ending their suffering and achieving their freedom.

The event will feature a heartfelt memorial ceremony to remember the animals who have lost their lives and acknowledge the efforts of activists and organizations worldwide working tirelessly to promote animal rights and welfare.

Event Details:

  • Date: Saturday, June 2, 2024

  • Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Location: Brushy Creek Lake Park, 3300 Brushy Creek RoadCedar Park, TX

About National Animal Rights Day (NARD):

NARD events are organized by a global network of local activists across more than 150 cities under the sponsorship and guidance of the US-based nonprofit 'Our Planet. Theirs Too.' Established in the United States in 2011, NARD has since expanded to over 50 countries worldwide. Each event aims to raise awareness about the plight of animals and inspire a collective effort towards a cruelty-free world.

Why NARD Matters:

The exploitation of non-human animals is pervasive and has been ingrained in human society for millennia. Despite our cultural affection for animals, evidenced through books, films, and media, we continue to subject them to unimaginable cruelty. In 2019 alone, 150 billion animals were killed globally in slaughterhouses, with 15 billion land animals and 50 billion sea animals killed for food in the United States. Additionally, millions of animals die annually in laboratories, fur farms, and hunting grounds. This systematic cruelty must end, and NARD aims to be a catalyst for change.

If animals could speak, their cries would be heard from every corner of our world. These sentient beings, with their unique personalities and will to live, deserve the right to exist free from harm. They share the same right to life as humans and should be allowed to live happily and freely with their families.

NARD is a day of reflection, remembrance, and action. By coming together on this day, we amplify the voices of the voiceless and renew our commitment to creating a compassionate world for all living beings.

For more information about the event and to get involved, please visit

About 'Our Planet. Theirs Too.'

'Our Planet. Theirs Too.' is a US-based nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness about the rights and welfare of all animals. Through initiatives like NARD, the organization aims to educate the public, advocate for policy changes, and promote a cruelty-free lifestyle.

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