animal welfare Archive

Merry Christmas (2012)

Hi every one, it’s Christmas today! I hope that your Christmas will be filled with fun, good food, great company and plentiful presents! I also hope that you’ve got your little friend something special (and hopefully healthy! But I’m not here to …
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Rabbit Breeders – Culling Rabbits

Ever since I’ve had bunnies, I have been mildly curious about the hobby of showing rabbits. That is, the breeding of a quality rabbit of a certain breed to be entered into a competition. It is something I would probably never ever …

Ramsgate exporting sheep in bad weather

I am extremely disappointed. A few months back, the Associated British Ports had shut down live exports from the ports of Ashford and Ramsgate due to animal welfare being an issue. However, they seem to have started up again during the time …
Foie Gras

Foie Gras Should Be Banned in UK

This morning I received a worrying email. For the last few months, attention has been drawn to cases such male calves and sheep being shipped from Britain in horrific conditions only to be killed using methods that might not be legal in …