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In the pork industry pigs are subjected to painful mutilations without

In the pork industry pigs are subjected to painful mutilations without


Pig farms

CO2 causes burning pain in pigs when used for stunning, welfare groups claim

Lucent documentary on Australian pig farming reveals 'the true price we pay for bacon'

Farm animals. Pig welfare

Manitoba's Pigs And People Will Pay If The Province Relaxes Regulations | HuffPost Canada

One million citizens say EU must stop tolerating pig mutilations as cover-up for broken farming system

Multiple investigations by MFA into government-owned slaughterhouses across Mexico exposed animals being painfully shocked, bludgeoned, strung upside down, ...

facts pig gestation crate

Inside the Pork Industry The Causation of Eating Pork, Ham and Bacon. "

The little things pigs love in life

Lucent is confronting but has been slammed by Australian Pork. Picture: Lucent

The animals are often exported to countries with poor animal protection, and many animals are subjected to abuse and finally face an extremely painful and ...

Pigs for Breeding. In the U.S. Pork Industry ...

Pigs: The Untold Side of Pig Farming

Pigs' long road to freedom

Cross Farm was a National Pig Award winner in 2016 and 2017 (Photo: Animal Equality)

HIMP: Inherently Cruel for Pigs

... highly-intelligent animals are kept in deprived factory farm environments. In addition, notches are taken out of the piglets' ears for identification.

Facial expression of piglet

Pigs await slaughter at an Ontario abattoir. - Jo-Anne McArthur / We Animals

Steel cages (farrowing crates), restrict the movement of mother pigs (sows) and means they can see but not reach her piglets to care for them properly.

Pig meat is the most commonly consumed meat in the world. Around 1.3 billion pigs are slaughtered annually for meat worldwide and around 250 million in the ...

Stopping Cruel High-Speed Pig Slaughter

This Little Piggy – Pigs Raised As Food

Over 3,000 Pigs Burned to Death at Infamous #PigTrial Van Boekel Farm | PETA

The pork industry's use of gestation crates, which keep pigs immobilized, is one of the worst forms of institutionalized animal abuse in existence.

Pig in transport to slaughter. Photo: Toronto Pig Save

The truth behind pork production is that it is cruel and ... Pages 1 - 2 - Text Version | FlipHTML5

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A dead piglet left to rot at Grange Farm (Photo: Animal Equality)

For pigs subjected to life on a factory farm, they will likely never feel the earth beneath their feet, never see natural daylight, and never experience ...

Loose sows after crates demolition.

In October of 2017, Zhejiang Qinglian Food Company Ltd (Qinglian) became the first Chinese company to commit to ending the use of cages for mother pigs ...

In much of the world it is common for a pregnant sow to be kept in a sow stall (also called a 'gestation crate') for the whole of her 16-week pregnancy.

Kate Louise Powell Ⓥ on Twitter: "Day 7: Lamb/mutton: • Lambs who don't die from malnutrition & exposure are subjected to mutilations such as ear tagging ...

The suffering of the pigs culminates at the slaughterhouse. To get the terrified pigs onto the trucks bound for the slaughterhouse, which can be hundreds of ...

DG Sante report shows almost 100% of pigs reared in Italy are routinely tail-docked, in disrespect of EU law

Pigs are crammed into crates at Rosebury Farm in Bedfordshire, forced to lie on top

When asked about this, one pork industry representative wrote, "...straw is very expensive and there certainly would not be a supply of straw in the country ...


Canadian Activist Acquitted of Criminal Charges for Giving Water to Thirsty Pigs Bound for Slaughter

Why I'm An Animal Rights Activist When There Is So Much Human Suffering In The World - The Dodo

pig, EU

Rearing entire males or the use of Improvac ensures the health and welfare of piglets

DEUTSCHER TIERSCHUTZBUND: Germany plans to delay implementation of mandatory anaesthesia for piglets during castration

A Pig's Life 1

The pig industry

A pregnant pig in a sow stall

Farm animal law under the spotlight

Female pigs in gestation crates at Puratone in Manitoba. - MFA Canada

EXCLUSIVE: Shocking footage reveals pigs crammed into tiny cages next to abandoned carcasses at farm that supplies Morrisons. 24 October 2015. Mail Online.

Walmart, Tesco and Carrefour are set to lose customers over poor pig welfare - The Pig Site

Breaking News: Walmart, Nation's Biggest Food Seller, Adopts Five Freedom Principles for Farm Animals

Theoretical illustration of the result of a 100% vs a 0% tail docking policy

Piglets are castrated within the first week of life

Credit: Aussie Farms

As part of World Animal Protection's Raise Pigs Right campaign, we're targeting some of the largest pork producing markets across the world with a focus on ...

Most baby pigs have their tails cut off without pain relief.

Animal Agriculture in India – Help Animals India

Thousands of hens crammed in battery cages at an Alberta egg factory farm. – MFA

The project set out to tackle tailbiting


Kate Louise Powell Ⓥ on Twitter: "Day 7: Lamb/mutton: • Lambs who don't die from malnutrition & exposure are subjected to mutilations such as ear tagging ...

Credit: Aussie Farms

Baby pig looking up at camera

Living a continuous cycle of impregnation and birth, the sows each have more than 20 piglets per year. After being impregnated, the sows ...

Rectal tissue protruded from this pig's anus, which is often painful. This photograph was taken four days after workers found her in this condition.

Action Alert from the National Anti-Vivisection Society

Unfortunately, no federal law protects animals during their lives at factory farms. The Humane Methods of Slaughter Act pertains to cows and pigs only at ...

Outdoor bred

Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press Pigs are seen in this file photo from April 2009.

The pigs had no access to the lush green grass on the farm. Nearly 80 percent of the farms that have adopted Whole Foods' standards are not required to give ...

Mainly Vegan - pig factoids

As countless Mercy For Animals investigations have documented, many pigs are left to suffer from open wounds, serious injuries, and infections without ...


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credit: VIVA! USA

Two organic pigs interacting simultaneously with a branched chain in the snow. Despite access to a straw bed for rooting, even organic pigs may interact ...

Definition of “cruel” (Oxford dictionary): Wilfully causing pain or suffering to others, or feeling no concern about it.

Intensively reared animals are typically kept in barren, squalid conditions, however product labels often

Of happy animal, happy mothers whose babies are taken away and killed for no good reason. Bred to be born to suffer and be killed for nothing of value.

Funny pigs up on wall in pig sty looking like they are talking or sharing a joke. Photo Credit: janecat/Shutterstock

Industries Profiting From Animals Shouldn't Set Their Own Standards

Pigs in sow stalls. Image: Animals Australia

Five quick questions with vet Kate Blaszak