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Tell Egg Producers to Get Hens Out of Cruel Cages Nationwide
Animals  (tags: hens, hens caged, animalcruelty, animalrights, cruelty, ethics, humans, law, protection, sadness, society, suffering, abuse )

- 56 days ago -
It's time for egg producers nationwide to end the cruel and inhumane confinement of hens in wire cages so small they cannot walk, spread their wings, or engage in many natural behaviors.
Help Laying Hens Live Better Lives
Animals  (tags: california, hens, laying, chickens, animal welfare, petition )

- 64 days ago -
California voters have reduced the stress levels of laying hens within the state's egg-producing establishments. Passed in 2008, a new law will require egg producers to provide resident hens with enough room to stand up, lie down and spread their wings
Now Is Your Chance: Stop the Cruelty of Factory Farming in Victoria - To Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: Animal welfare, factory farming, cages, hens, pigs, Victoria, petition )

- 143 days ago -
For every moment, there is suffering. Hens, confined to a cage the size of an A4 piece of paper, unable to move around, for their entire lives. Mother pigs, trapped in crates the size of her body, forced to produce litter after litter of piglets.
ACTION ALERT: Stop 'Free-Range' Hens Becoming Factory Farmed in WA! (Australia) PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: hens, battergy caged, free range protection laws, freedomanimalwelfare )

- 382 days ago -
Right now your voice could help secure 'free-range' hens in WA protection from being factory farmed. You have an important opportunity to show your support for a Bill
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 )

- 827 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.
Hold A&L Poultry Accountable for Starving 50,000 Hens
Animals  (tags: abused, AnimalCruelty, hens, crime, death, suffering, sadness )

- 1020 days ago -
In February of 2012, A&L Poultry - a central California egg farm - abandoned the 50,000 caged hens on their farm. The hens were left without food for two weeks, leaving nearly 20,000 dead.
Make a Difference for Millions of Egg-Laying Hens
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, hens, sadness, suffering )

- 1098 days ago -
One of the worst industrial farming abuses is the confinement of hens to barren battery cages, where hens are crammed together with little room to move - let alone flap their wings.
TAKE ACTION, Illegal Cages STILL in the UK:
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, chickens, hens, illegal cages, suffering )

- 1145 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
EU: Law Frees 80 Million Hens From Battery Life
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, hens, abuse, goodnews, protection, humans, animalcruelty, AnimalWelfare )

- 1162 days ago -
Farmers have freed more than 80 million hens from especially cruel and cramped lives in one of the most significant changes to animal welfare legislation in decades: the end of battery cages.
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Rotten Egg Bill! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: hens, imprisonment, laws, welfare, freedom, cages, cruelty, suffering )

- 1192 days ago -
I urge you to OPPOSE United Egg Producers' (UEP) amendments to the "Egg Products Inspection Act," which would nulify state laws concerning the treatment of laying hens -- and would forever keep hens locked in cages.
ACTION ALERT: Urge McDonald's to Stop Torturing Hens for Egg McMuffins! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: mercy for animals, investigations, hens, tortured, mistreated, documentation, video, animal cruelty, suffering, egg mcmuffins )

- 1201 days ago -
A new Mercy For Animals undercover investigation has exposed shocking cruelty to animals at a McDonald's egg supplier. During the investigation, MFA documented workers burning off the beaks of baby birds without any painkillers, and grabbing hens.
Liberated Battery Hens Find a New Home in Prison
Animals  (tags: animals, Liberated, Battery, Hens, Find, a, New, Home, in, Prison )

- 1230 days ago -
It's the "only in Britain" category for this one... The British Hen Welfare Trust has proudly announced that it has rescued 20 battery hens and "re-homed" them in a high security prison for women.
Activists in Battery Hen Farm Break-in
Animals  (tags: animals, hens, battery hens, battery hens farms, caged hens, animal rights activists, humans, society, protest, protection, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 1473 days ago -
Animal rights protesters plan to spend the night chained to silos on a battery hen farm near Pukekohe,50km south of Auckland,in a bid to draw attention to the caged birds' living conditions. The actions have been criticized by the Egg Producers Federation
Tell the State of Washington to Ban Battery Cages - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, battery cages, hens, suffering, abuse, humans, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 1488 days ago -
In Washington, six millions hens are currently kept in battery cages,cages so small they not have room to spread their wings.They are kept in filthy conditions,and do not receive veterinary care.Hens have been discovered to share cages with decaying hens.
Tell Penn State University to Switch to Cage-Free Eggs - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, hens, cage free, cage free eggs, suffering, humans, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 1491 days ago -
Over 10,000 Penn State students, faculty, and alumni have signed a petition calling on Penn State Food Services to switch to using only cage-free eggs in its dining halls. Over 2,000 Facebook users have joined the group "Penn State -- Go Cage-Free!"

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