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ACTION ALERT: Stop Animal Abuse in Butterball Factories! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: turkeys, butterball, investigation, turkeys, abused, mistreated, cruelty, suffering )

- 1052 days ago -
Besides having a ridiculous name, Butterball has a serious problem. In December of 2011, the food products manufacturer was targeted by Mercy for Animals (MFA) for gross abuse of turkeys at a factory in North Carolina. MFA released footage featuring
Start a New White House Tradition at Thanksgiving ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, Thanksgiving, turkeys, protection, killing )

- 1068 days ago -
Every year the president pardons a pair of turkeys on Thanksgiving and then sits down to a large meal including turkey for dinner. End this hypocrisy by urging the Obama family to set the right example for Americans
My Life As A Turkey LINK
Animals  (tags: turkeys, Hutto, turkey chicks, wild turkeys, animal intellect, wildlife, animalwelfare )

- 1089 days ago -
Deep in the wilds of Florida's Flatlands, Hutto spent each day living as a turkey mother, taking on the full-time job of raising sixteen turkey chicks. Hutto dutifully cared for his family around the clock, roosting with them, taking them foraging, and...
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 )

- 1246 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.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Butterball to Stop Breeding Turkeys for Pain! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: butterball, undercover investigation, turkeys, tortured, abused, mistreated, kicked, horrendous cruelty )

- 1378 days ago -
A new Mercy For Animals undercover investigation has revealed a pattern of shocking abuse and neglect at Butterball, the largest producer of turkey products in the United States. Hidden-camera footage taken at Butterball reveals workers violently kick
Butterball Turkey Farm Raided By Mercy For Animals
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, abuse, suffering, investigation, Turkeys, neglect )

- 1379 days ago -
Mercy For Animals investigators have just closed this farm in N. Carolina down for abuse. Video is on this page if you click "video". I would suggest to NOT if you're squeamish! Please sign to get Butterball to adopt some strict welfare policies!! Thanks!
My Life as a Turkey
Animals  (tags: turkeys, wildlife, protection, animals, animaladvocates )

- 1418 days ago -
"Based on his true story, My Life as a Turkey chronicles Hutto's remarkable and moving experience of raising a group of wild turkey hatchlings to adulthood."
Ellen DeGeneres Adopt-A-Turkey Spokesperson
Animals  (tags: protection, turkeys, farm animals, animals )

- 1444 days ago -
Ellen DeGeneres is spending a second year as the Adopt-a-Turkey spokesperson for The Farm Sanctuary which leads the nation in farm animal protection and promotes legislative, policy, and individual lifestyle changes to help farm animals.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Dropping Live Turkeys From Airplanes! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: turkeys, killed, abused, cruelty, turkey drop, thrown from planes, authorites )

- 1461 days ago -
On October 7 and 8, the city of Yellville is holding its annual Turkey Trot Festival, during which wild turkeys are hurled from private planes traveling around 70 miles per hour at altitudes of approximately 1,000 feet as part of the "Turkey Drop"
Meet Your Meat: Turkeys
Animals  (tags: animal cruelty, turkeys, Thansgiving, US, protection )

- 1462 days ago -
Not for the faint of heart.
Put An End to Arkansas Turkey Drop ACTION
Animals  (tags: animal cruelty, turkeys, arkansas, protection )

- 1462 days ago -
Goal: To end the barbaric annual Yellville Turkey Trot Festival activity of dropping live turkeys from aircraft. It is a given as the Thanksgiving holiday approaches that many turkey themed activities will take place. One such act is Yellville Arkansas
DECOMPRESSION: A New Way to Torture Chickens & Turkeys to Death
Animals  (tags: suffering, cruelty, chickens, turkeys )

- 1623 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
ACTION ALERT: Tell the USDA to End Cruelty to Turkeys ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Animals  (tags: turkeys, undercover investigation, turkeys tortured, beaten, hung, hot water, horrific cruelty, welfare, protection )

- 1778 days ago -
Factory farmed turkeys are killed in the most horrific ways possible. Many are shackled and hung upside down, electrically shocked and paralyzed, and still completely conscious as they get their throats cut or are thrown in scalding hot water.
Send Pardoned Turkeys to Farm Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, ethics, protection, TURKEYS )

- 1789 days ago -
Every year at Thanksgiving, the president of the United States pardons two turkeys, sparing them from a grisly slaughterhouse death. Unfortunately, these turkeys have, since 2005, been sent to live as attractions at Disney theme parks...
Tell President Obama to Send "Pardoned" Turkeys to Farm Sanctuary ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, turkeys, protection )

- 1826 days ago -
Tell President Obama to send this year's "pardoned" turkeys to a real sanctuary where they can live a natural and nurtured long life rather than to Disney theme parks where they have been sent in the past to be used for entertainment until they die

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