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VICTORY!!! Canada Bans Lifelong Confinement for Pigs in Controversial Gestation Crates!!!

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Humane Society International/Canada welcomes the release of the ground-breaking new pork industry Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Pigs, which includes a ban on continuously confining pregnant sows in gestation crates.

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Animae C. (519)
Friday March 7, 2014, 5:00 am
O wonderful news!!! HAPPINESS!!!

Howard Crosse (21)
Friday March 7, 2014, 5:02 am
This is brilliant news. Gestation crates have already been banned across the EU, let's hope all other countries now do the same thing. All animals deserve a decent quality of life.

Christeen Anderson (659)
Friday March 7, 2014, 5:16 am
Hooray. Happy dance now. Thank you.

natasha salgado (717)
Friday March 7, 2014, 6:16 am
Finally. By far the best news of the week! Thx Cher

Alexandra G. (250)
Friday March 7, 2014, 6:50 am
Thanks Cher, for good news

Giana Peranio-Paz (407)
Friday March 7, 2014, 7:22 am
Wonderful new Cher! Thanks for making my day, those poor pigs...

Yvonne F. (180)
Friday March 7, 2014, 8:06 am
YES!!!!!!!!!!! Let it spread world wide!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
thanks Cher

Julie Botsch (12)
Friday March 7, 2014, 8:49 am
Thank You. Good News.

Sylvie A. (233)
Friday March 7, 2014, 9:28 am
Quelle excellente nouvelle !!!

pam w. (138)
Friday March 7, 2014, 9:46 am

Panchali Yapa (26)
Friday March 7, 2014, 11:16 am
Thank you

Malgorzata Zmuda (195)
Friday March 7, 2014, 12:41 pm
dobre wieści, dzięki, u nas też by się przydało...

Cinzia Palamara (30)
Friday March 7, 2014, 1:13 pm
Thanks for the great news

Past Member (0)
Friday March 7, 2014, 1:31 pm
great news

Ana Lopes (92)
Friday March 7, 2014, 1:35 pm
That's good news. Thanks

Lynne Buckley (0)
Friday March 7, 2014, 2:03 pm
Good news

. (0)
Friday March 7, 2014, 3:12 pm
Great to read-thanks

Evelyn B. (79)
Friday March 7, 2014, 6:32 pm
Noted Tks. Cher.....At last great news.....

Birgitta S. (202)
Friday March 7, 2014, 9:07 pm
YEYAAA :-) !!

Past Member (0)
Saturday March 8, 2014, 3:54 am
Good news for a change!! Thank you Cher!!! :)

Sherri E. (128)
Saturday March 8, 2014, 5:04 am
Great News for my piggy friends TY Cher Noted

. (0)
Saturday March 8, 2014, 6:06 am
Grate news. Thanks Cher!

Sara P. (67)
Saturday March 8, 2014, 6:30 am
See? Sometime we can win too :)))) Thanks Cher.

Ruth C. (141)
Saturday March 8, 2014, 2:41 pm
If only the abuse of animals would stop, this world would be a lovely place to live in!

Elizabeth M. (65)
Saturday March 15, 2014, 2:55 pm
HSI/Canada hails the move as an historic achievement for farmed animal welfare in North America. Thank You Canada for doing the right thing and keep it up!
Read and Noted, with thanks Cher.

Lisa Zarafonetis (168)
Sunday March 23, 2014, 5:57 pm
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