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It's Time to Get Rid of Cruel Battery Cages
Animals  (tags: canada, laying hens, tiny cages, battery cages, producing eggs, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, environment, humans, protection )

- 1205 days ago -
Right now in Canada, tens of millions of laying hens are crammed into tiny wire cages, known as battery cages, producing the cheap eggs that are found on our supermarket shelves. These hens are treated as egg-laying machines, kept in windowless barns
Stop Purchasing Eggs From Battery-Cage Farms
Animals  (tags: chickens, eggs, factory farms, battery cages, Sodexo, petitions, cruelty )

- 1639 days ago -
Battery-cage farms cram egg-laying hens into tiny wire cages. With less room than a sheet of computer paper to live in for virtually their entire lives, these poor animals are unable to spread their wings or engage in any of their natural behaviors.
Help Release Laying Hens From the Torment of Their Battery Cages - Please Sign
Animals  (tags: hen, battery cages, slaughter, suffering )

- 1900 days ago -
24 million laying hens are trapped in battery cages like this, all around South Africa. They stand on wire like this, virtually on the same spot, for two years before they are considered 'spent' and sent to slaughter.
The Real Cost of 'Cage Eggs' | Animals Australia | Video
Animals  (tags: laying hens, battery cages, cage eggs, factory farming, factory-farmed animals, diet, animal abuse, animal cruelty, animal welfare, animal advocates, Animals Australia )

- 2810 days ago -
It's easy to forget in the bright lights of the supermarket that each 'cage egg' has taken the average battery hen around 30 stressful hours of intense confinement to produce. Don't buy into animal cruelty! Opt for free-range or EGG-FREE alternative.
Take Action: It's Time To Ban the Battery Cage | Help Australian Laying Hens | Animals Australia
Animals  (tags: laying hens, Australia, battery cages, ban, petition )

- 2810 days ago -
For the millions of hens confined in battery cages unable even to spread their wings, the 'Code of Practice' that permits this cruelty was not scheduled as planned for government review last year. It should be done so that battery cages are banned asap.
Tell the State of Washington to Ban Battery Cages - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, battery cages, hens, suffering, abuse, humans, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3081 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 Colorado to Ban Battery Cages! - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, hens, battery cages, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3090 days ago -
In 2008 the Colorado state legislature passed legislation banning the use of veal and gestation crates, two hugely cruel practices in factory farming. Now let's urge them to ban the use of battery cages for egg laying hens.
Defend the EU Ban on Barren Battery Cages ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, battery cages, AnimalCruelty, suffering, protection, environment )

- 3104 days ago -
The egg industry has been given a generous 12 years to prepare for the barren battery cage ban that was passed by the EU in 1999. Now, with less than one year to go until the ban comes into force, some countries are claiming that they still cannot be
New HSUS Video Reveals Shocking Animal Abuse From Nation\'s Top Egg Producers
Animals  (tags: animal welfare, animal abuse, animal cruelty, factory farming, egg industry, battery cages, undercover investigation, cage free hens, the humane society of the united states, rose acre farms, rembrandt enterprises )

- 3384 days ago -
There is basic information about factory farming that everyone should know. You should know where your food is coming from. And you should know the livelihoods of the animals used to produce that food.
European Union Vs. Battery Cages
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, chickens, battery cages, suffering, protection, environment )

- 3414 days ago -
Thanks to the quick action taken by more than 5,000 PETA U.K. supporters, the European Union (E.U.) has just rejected Poland's proposal to delay a historic ban on battery cages for hens! In 1999, the E.U. passed the Laying Hens Directive--legislation that
Tell IHOP to Move Away From Cruel Battery Cages ! Video ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, battery cages, chickens, IHOP, protection, suffering )

- 3587 days ago -
Many major restaurant chains are starting to use some cage-free eggs. But IHOP refuses to take this modest step, instead exclusively using eggs from hens cruelly confined in barren battery cages so tiny, each animal has less space than a sheet of paper
Urge ACT MPs to Ban Battery Cages ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, battery cages, hens, suffering, protection, environment )

- 3596 days ago -
In around 9 days time an ACT Greens-introduced Bill to ban the battery cage will be debated in the ACT Legislative Assembly. The four Greens MPs need help to pressure other MLAs to support this move to free hens from their tiny battery cages
Take the No Battery Eggs Pledge ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, chickens, battery cages, India, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, environment, protection, suffering )

- 3683 days ago -
Across India, approximately 100 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. The majority of the
Live the Life of An Enslaved Hen in The Virtual Battery Cage!
Animals  (tags: abuse, animalcruelty, cruelty, battery cages, virtual battery cage, suffering )

- 3777 days ago -
Unless you're unfortunate enough to be one of the millions of hens born into slavery every year, you might never see the inside of a battery cage. The Virtual Battery Cage was created to help visualize this extreme & unnecessary intensive confinement.
SAFE : Christmas Wish for Battery Hens - Just Before Christmas Some Fortunate Battery Hens in New Zealand Received Immediate Rel
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, animaladvocates, humans, suffering, sadness, habitat, environment, cruelty, rescued, chickens, battery cages )

- 4199 days ago -
from cruelty and severe confinement thanks to the efforts of members of the New Zealand Open Rescue Collective.The group's members,coined Santa's little helpers,rescued 15 emaciated caged birds from an Auckland egg factory and urged consumers to boycott

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