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The next frontier for the animal-welfare movement? Broiler chickens.

The animal-welfare movement is on the verge of ending confinement practices that keep pigs in gestation crates and hens in tight cages. What comes next? 927 more words


What Happens After an Undercover Investigation of a Factory Farm?

Do you ever wonder what happens after an animal advocacy organization releases an undercover investigation of factory farm workers abusing animals? Are these investigations worth the time, money, and risk they take to conduct? 843 more words

Factory Farming

Learning Compassion from Pain

Pain is an incredible thing. We can build our whole lives around avoiding pain. If anything has been an inspiration for me to realize this, it has been this last week. 478 more words

Pig Execution: Pictures from Hell

When you walk through the isles of a grocery store where meat products are being presented to the customers you will see either gorgeous pictures of animals roaming green pastures, animals with smiles on their faces or pictures of some animal part that – if you did not know better – seem to not have belonged to any living being at all. 105 more words

Animal Welfare

Austin Pork Processor Disciplines 2 Employees After Undercover Video Released

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Wednesday it saw “completely unacceptable” actions depicted on an animal welfare group’s undercover video from a Minnesota slaughterhouse that supplies Hormel Foods. 459 more words