Welcome to Hippo’s Blog!

On this page you’ll find weekly articles written by Hippo Bloggers and friends detailing the latest local and international vegan news, recent creations within vegan cuisine and inspiring stories about the animals that we love, and the people who are so determined to protect them.

Drop the Dolphins

Have you ever wanted to swim with the dolphins whilst on holiday? This is an experience that many holiday makers enjoy and perceive as a fun filled day for all involved. However, these alleged ‘once in a life time’ opportunities, aren’t as fun or as harmless as they may first seem.


Vegetarian or Vegan?

Making the compassionate choice to stop eating meat is usually the first step on an exciting new dietary journey. In addition to cutting meat out of your diet, there are also further ways that you can work to eliminate animal products from your life.  (more…)

Pig Facts!

There are many different breeds of pig in the world – some much cuter than others! However, regardless of how appealing you find them, it is undeniable that pigs are incredibly intelligent and very sociable animals. It has been estimated that there are between one and two billion pigs on the planet, and you can read on to find out more about them! (more…)

Colin’s Time to Bake

You may have recently seen that Colin, of Colin’s Time to Bake, tried his hand at making our delicious Blueberry Cheesecake! If you missed it then click here to check out the video! We caught up with Colin to ask him a few questions about his baking, his inspirations and his plans for the future!  (more…)

Vegan Food Around the World

There is such an abundance of amazing vegan food to be found in London – not least of all at Vegan Hippo, our central London vegan cafe. However, the capital is by no means the best place to discover delicious cruelty-free food. And today we would like to explore all of the exciting places you can visit to sample some of the world’s tastiest vegan dishes. (more…)

Cow Facts!

Cows, also known as cattle, are herbivorous animals and naturally exist on a diet of plants, grass and corn. There are many different types of cow, and they are all smart, intelligent and inquisitive by nature. Let’s take a closer look at these beautiful animals and how they are treated by humans! (more…)

Crocodile Facts!

Having already given you the lowdown on some of our favourite mammals, we would now like to delve into one of the most majestic members of the reptile family – the crocodile! Crocodiles are native to Australia, Asia, Africa and the Americas. They can also be seen in captivity all over the world. Crocodiles belong to the same family of reptiles as alligators, though they are different from alligators in several ways. (more…)

Monkey Facts!

In keeping with our trend of giving you some great animal information, today we would like to talk about some fascinating monkey facts! There are currently over 260 known species of monkeys in the world. These species are divided into two main groups, Old World monkeys and New World monkeys. Old World monkeys are native to Asia and Africa, whereas New World monkeys originate from South America. (more…)

Rhinoceros Facts!

Did you catch our blog post last week about Elephant Facts? Today we are going to take some time to talk about the impressive rhinoceros! These incredible animals are native to Asia and Africa, but can also be seen in captivity around the world.


Elephant Facts!

As the largest land animals on the planet, elephants are effortlessly impressive and majestic mammals. Everyone knows that at Vegan Hippo we are huge fans of the hippopotamus, but today we would like to take some time to share some elephant facts!


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