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Please Sign: Tell Kreider Farms to Stop Lying About Its Egg Producing Methods
Animals  (tags: chickens, hens, egg production, Humane Society, salmonella, factory farming, inhumane, unsanitaryanimalwelfare, cruelty, animals, suffering )

- 1790 days ago -
It's bad enough that Kreider stuffs hens in stacked tiers, treating them more like egg-laying machines than living creatures, but the Humane Society (HS) has exposed poor sanitation practices and "extremely cruel" treatment of Kreider's hens.
Here Are Plenty of Reasons Not to Eat Chicken.
Animals  (tags: suffering, slaughter, chickens )

- 1843 days ago -
from 1970 to 2004, chicken consumption more than doubled, from 27.4 pounds per person per year, to 59.2 pounds. But some people are swearing off chicken because of concerns about animal rights, factory farming, sustainability and human health.
Urgent ACTION Alert: Help Protect Egg-Laying Hens Nationwide US
Animals  (tags: protection, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, Farm Bill, chickens, US )

- 1954 days ago -
Farm Bill Amendment No. 2252 could help reduce the suffering of hundreds of millions of animals who currently receive no legal protection from even the most egregious abuses.
Please Sign: Make Organic Humane
Animals  (tags: poultry, organic, inhumane, standards, NOSB, USDA, food, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, abuse, animals, protection, suffering, ethics, animalrights, chickens, ducks, geese, turkeys )

- 1991 days ago -
Join ASPCA and insist that the National Organic Standards Board insure the humane treatment of chickens, turkeys, ducks and geese raised for organic food. Current and proposed rules don't protect birds from beak trimming, force-feeding & other cruelties.
Tell University Of Arizona To Go Cage Free! SIGN!
Animals  (tags: cage free, cage, chickens, eggs, University, Arizona, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, suffering )

- 2034 days ago -
The Arizona Student Unions is considering using cage-free eggs or eggs from hens living in "enriched" cages. Dining services is currently using eggs from hens confined in "battery cages." We are trying to push dinnig services to change or increase the
Woman's Chicken Slaughter "Art" Banned In Kansas
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, chickens, art exhibit, suffering, slaughter, killing, ethics, animals, cruelty )

- 2062 days ago -
Wow. This story just made me stop for a minute. I wanted to share it to see what everyone thinks about her art exhibit. Read and comment. She wants to display 5 chickens then slaughter them in public. Then make the audience eat the same chickens.
TAKE ACTION, Illegal Cages STILL in the UK:
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, chickens, hens, illegal cages, suffering )

- 2108 days ago -
The UK egg industry offered repeated assurances that they would be fully compliant with the EU barren battery cage ban by the 1st January 2012. Shockingly, this has proved not to be the case. Information released by the Department for Environment, Food
South Africa:SPCA Uncovers the Horrors of the SA Poultry Industry
Animals  (tags: chickens, cruelty, animalwelfare, slaughter )

- 2141 days ago -
The National Council of SPCA's Farm Animal Unit is calling upon the poultry industry to take responsibility for the birds from hatching to death. This follows horrific findings regarding "cull outlets"
Take the No Battery Eggs Pledge ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, chickens, environment, suffering, protection )

- 2235 days ago -
Across India, approximately 200 million laying hens are living out their lives in small, wire battery cages. These cages are so tiny that the birds cannot fully stretch their wings, walk, or engage in many other natural behaviors.
Ask McDonald's® Canada to Take WSPA's Million Egg Challenge ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, suffering, chickens, McDonalds )

- 2235 days ago -
You can help McDonald's® become a good egg by asking them to commit to serving 1 million cage-free eggs this year.
Good News for Indian Hens...
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, AnimalWelfare, chickens )

- 2345 days ago -
the Animal Welfare Board of India has ordered all poultry farms in India to discontinue starvation force molting regimes immediately
New Zealand: One Cage, One Month, One Man for the Hens!
Animals  (tags: Chickens, suffering, cruelty )

- 2353 days ago -
Thirty-one days ago, Carl Scott was unknown to everyone except his family and friends within his humble hometown of Waitati. Now he has thousands of fans all across New Zealand and even around the world.
Take Action: Help The Starving Animals of Fukushima!
Animals  (tags: Japan, earthquake, tsunami, suffering, starving, animals, dogs, cats, pigs, cows, horses, chickens )

- 2360 days ago -
Since the March 11th 9.0 earthquake and tsunami crushed over 400 miles of northeastern Japanese coast, some 4,000 cows, 31,000 pigs, 630,000 chickens, 100 horses, 5,800 dogs and an unknown number of cats are trapped without food, water, care or comfort.
DECOMPRESSION: A New Way to Torture Chickens & Turkeys to Death
Animals  (tags: suffering, cruelty, chickens, turkeys )

- 2368 days ago -
In Fort Smith a chicken slaughter company called OK Foods has introduced a decompression technology called "low atmosphere pressure system" . Guided by poultry researchers at Mississippi State University who are conducting LAPS experiment
News From India: A Better Day for Millions of Hens
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, chickens, animaladvocates, AnimalCruelty )

- 2415 days ago -
Animal advocates in India ,Humane Society International &FIAPO scored a major success when the Animal Welfare Board of India issued an order directing owners of egg production facilities to immediately discontinue forced molting starvation regimes.

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