At Catskill Animal Sanctuary, we want to support your vegan journey.

Whether you’re looking for vegan recipe books, local community groups, animal-friendly shops and restaurants, or online apps, here are some resources that can help:

iPhone and Android Apps


Find vegan and vegan-friendly restaurants near you, wherever you are.


An on-the-run guide to what’s vegan at popular chain restaurants and fast food places — now, with no internet connection required.

Green Monster

Instant access to hundreds of vegan, meatless and dairy-free recipes, with step-by-step instructions and high-definition photography, plus in-app subscription plans for unlimited access to more than 8,000 recipes, searchable via 600-plus category filters.

Forks Over Knives

The number-one Food & Drink app, featured as ‘Best New App’ by Apple, from the makers of the critically acclaimed film Forks Over Knives, with more than 400 hearty and decadent, whole-food, plant-based meals from 20-plus leading chefs, with new recipes added weekly.


Compassionate Cuisine: Add Love + Stir

Vegan recipes, product reviews, helpful tips and more, from Catskill Animal Sanctuary.


Vegan recipes, product reviews, helpful tips and more, from ChooseVeg, a project of Mercy For Animals, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to promoting compassionate food choices and policies.


Compassionate Cuisine

The acclaimed vegan cookbook from Catskill Animal Sanctuary.

Veganomicon: The Ultimate Vegan Cookbook

More than 250 kitchen-tested vegan recipes for everyday and special occasions, with soy-free, gluten-free and low-fat options.

The Vegan Planet

The Revised Edition of the famous Vegan Planet cookbook, now with 425 vegan recipes from around the world.

Other Vegan Cookbooks

The best vegan cookbooks are available now on

Community Groups and Events


Find and attend a Vegan Meetup near you, and join your local community.

Compassionate Cuisine Cooking Classes

Vegan cooking classes led by Linda Soper-Kolton, the Sanctuary’s Culinary Director.

Facebook Groups

Petunia’s Pals – The Facebook group run by CAS, where we welcome vegans, vegetarians, and the veg-curious.

Vegans United

Meet up with other vegans online, and share advice and solutions across the world.

Vegans International 

A group for vegans or those seriously considering becoming vegan, throughout the world.



‘“You’ll never look at animals the same way again. Especially humans.”

Forks Over Knives

“Examines the profound claim that most, if not all, of the degenerative diseases that afflict us, can be controlled, or even reversed, by rejecting animal-based and processed foods.”



A print magazine, website, and e-newsletter with vegan recipes, news, reviews, trends, travel ideas, and more.

Vegan Life Magazine

A print and online magazine featuring articles, recipes, news, blog and much more.

Starter Kits


Vegan meal plans, shopping guides, dining out tips, and everything else you need to become and stay vegan (other than our highly trained vegan mentors).

Vegan Kit

A downloadable/printable PDF guide with quick, easy and fun recipes for meatless meals.


Vegan Essentials

Shop online for vegan foods, personal care and home products, vitamins and therapeutics, clothing, and more.

The Vegan Kind Supermarket 

The UK’s No.1 Vegan Store for online vegan shopping