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USDA Sued Over Misleading 'Humane' Meat Claims
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November 26, 2018
The Animal Welfare Institute wants the Agency to address a 2014 petition demanding third-party certification of animal welfare claims made…
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June 26, 2018
Popular meal kit company Blue Apron says it will improve its animal welfare standards already in place. More pasture-raised, and…
First-Ever Undercover Footage Details Cruelty in California Fishing Industry
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April 11, 2018
A new investigation spearheaded by several animal rights organizations finds rampant cruelty in California's fishing industry.
Trader Joe's Slammed with Lawsuit Alleging Cage-Free Egg Deception
March 16, 2018
A lawsuit has been filed against Trader Joe's claiming that the imagery on its cage-free egg cartons is deceptive to…
Organic Trade Group Fights USDA Over Animal Welfare Standards
February 20, 2018
The Organic Trade Association is challenging the USDA's delays on animal welfare standards for livestock raised as certified organic.
70% of Americans Want Better Treatment for Farm Animals, Poll Finds
November 21, 2017
A new survey conducted by the Sentience Institute found an overwhelming number of Americans favor better treatment of farm animals.
November 16, 2017
Ever wonder what it's like being an undercover animal rights investigator? We caught up with Cody Carlson, a former Mercy…
Enter title here USDA's Animal Welfare Records Still Obscured Despite New Public Search Tool, Says Animal Rights Groups
August 22, 2017
The USDA continues to suppress information about animal welfare law violators in major categories, according to two leading animal rights…
Perdue Farms One Year After Animal Welfare Commitment
July 18, 2017
Perdue Farms says its efforts to improve animal welfare conditions for its chickens has been going well with the help…
In Animal Rights Victory, Utah Federal Judge Calls 'Ag-Gag' Laws Unconstitutional
July 11, 2017
A major win for animal rights groups in Utah as a federal judge overturned the state's 'ag-gag' law, calling it…