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Stop the Ephrata Greased Pig Chase
Animals  (tags: pigs, abused, animalrights, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, society, suffering, humans, ethics, protection, sadness, cruelty )

Sara
- 10 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Pigs instinctively fear being chased by predators and often urinate or defecate out of sheer terror while being chased and wrestled. Tormented individuals end up covered in cuts, scrapes, and internal injuries by the end of this event.
Cruel Treatment of Pigs in the Meat Industry (Video) Please Go Vegan   video
Animals  (tags: RSPCA, pigs, animals, suffering, meat industry, cruelty )

Yusuf
- 29 days ago - youtube.com
For the video description look at first comment of this news article. Thanks to Manchester Pig Save and Vegan Moll
US Bid to Grow Human Organs for Transplant Inside Pigs
Animals  (tags: Pigs, embryos, pig embryos injected, human stem cells )

Rosie
- 51 days ago - bbc.co.uk
United States scientists (Univ. of California) are injecting human stem-cells into pig embryos to produce human-pig embryos known as chimeras saying they should look and behave like normal pigs except that one (vital) organ will be made of human cells.
Pig Jumps From Truck on Its Way to a Slaughterhouse, Gives Birth to 9 Piglets
Animals  (tags: pigs, slaughterhouse, piglets, animal sanctuary, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animals, environment, protection )

Lone
- 228 days ago - insideedition.com
VIDEO - This little piggy escaped market and gave birth to nine healthy piglets, who are now enjoying their freedom at an animal sanctuary.
Urge the University of Toledo to End the Use of Pigs for Emergency Medicine Training
Animals  (tags: pigs, animal experiments, animalcruelty, animalrights, death, humans, sadness, killed, killing, protection, society, suffering )

Sara
- 235 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Please replace the use of pigs in the University of Toledo's Emergency Skills Laboratory with human-based simulators.
Former Pig Farmer Becomes Vegan Activist
Animals  (tags: pigs, veganism, kindness, compassion )

Yusuf
- 250 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
"I farm vegetables now instead of pigs," he says. All animals are my family
Stop the Unhealthy and Inhumane High-Speed Slaughter of Pigs
Animals  (tags: pigs, slaughter, animal cruelty, petition, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 258 days ago - change.org
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is working to expand a flawed pilot program that allows select slaughterhouses to dramatically speed up their slaughter lines, while simultaneously pulling back on government oversight. I recently worked undercov
Sign the Petition Animals Asia TODAY to End the Barbarism of the Festival of Pigs Nem Thuong.
Animals  (tags: Nem Thuong Pig Festival, pigs, animalcruelty, crime, slaughter, killed, killing, sadness, suffering, cruelty, death, ethics, humans )

Sara
- 274 days ago - animalsasia.org
The sixth day of every lunar year, a small village in the Vietnamese province of Bac Ninh, Nem Thuong, becomes the scene of a horrible sacrifice. The highlight of the Festival is the public slaughter two pigs.
Petition: Tell Minister Ritz to Update Canada's Livestock Transportation Regulations
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, farm animals, pigs, cows, chickens, suffering, death, transported, slaughterhouses, Canada )

Kathy
- 276 days ago - change.org
Canada's livestock transport regulations are the worst in the Western world. In 2013, over 8 million Canadian farm animals arrived at slaughterhouses either already dead, or so sick/injured that they were deemed unfit for human consumption and killed.
Pigs Allegedly Boiled Alive Deserve Justice
Animals  (tags: pigs, boiled alive, maximum penalty, illegal slaughterhouses, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, death, humans, suffering )

Lone
- 278 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Give men maximum punishment for allegedly killing animals in torturous ways and for operating illegal slaughterhouses.
Genetic Editing To Create ' Micro ' Pigs To Be Sold As Pets - Angers Animal Rights Groups
Animals  (tags: micro pigs, pigs, genetics, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, humans, pets, sadness )

Dan
- 294 days ago - goo.gl
Tiny pigs that weigh about 15kg when mature, about the same as a medium-sized dog.The institute now plans to sell each micro-pig for about £1,000 (S$2,175) to raise cash for the institute."We plan to... Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel
Demand An End to Cruel and Unnecessary Experiments on Pigs in New Zealand
Animals  (tags: pigs, new zealand, animal experiments, petition, animal cruelty )

Scooby
- 310 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Supposedly in the name of science, researchers in New Zealand recently sedated several pigs and then shot them with handguns to "simulate backspatter of blood from cranial gunshot wounds." While the researchers admitted that "the anatomical differences
Your Help Is Needed Again. Stop Foston Pig 'Prison'!
Animals  (tags: foston pig prison, pigs, derbyshire, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, environment, protection, suffering )

Lone
- 323 days ago - action.peta.org.uk
If built, this huge intensive pig farm in Derbyshire would condemn 25,000 pigs at a time to misery.
Ask North Dakota State University to End the Use of Live Pigs in Trauma Training Courses
Animals  (tags: pigs, pigs medicine training, animalcruelty, ethics, humans, killed, killing, sadness, society, suffering )

Sara
- 326 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Please take a minute to let Philip Boudjouk, Ph.D., know that you want North Dakota State University (NDSU) to stop its use of live animals in Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) courses.
 

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