A COW licks at the metal bars of the lorry, desperate for any precious drops of water; behind her, another sits helpless with painful skin sores, too sick and helpless to even stand. 125 more words
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Organic food in the UK is best when it comes to animal welfare, the planet and our health, but there’s only one area of the supermarket where it dominates – the baby-food aisle. 15 more words
It’s that time of year again, when cows are let out of their winter housing onto pasture for summer grazing. Sadly, though, this traditional springtime ritual is in decline, as intensive indoor systems gain ground the world over.
The people of Europe care deeply about the welfare of farm animals, according to a new survey. We take a look at how this groundswell of concern could impact the future of livestock farming in the EU – and what Brexit could mean for UK farm animals. 752 more words
Europe’s rabbits are in peril. Each year, hundreds of millions of these creatures are made to endure unbelievable suffering inside squalid factory farms. Sounds more like medieval torture than 21st-century farming, right? 8 more words