Kat von D (tattooist star of LA Ink TV series) delivers this plea against chicken cruelty. This iAnimal Chicken Farm video can be viewed 360 degrees. Note the maneuver icon on the top left of the video. There’s no sensationalism or dramatic music to this video – just fact. “Imagine you’ve just been born into this world and you have no one to keep you warm. You are all alone. Just one among billions. And your life will only last long enough until you’re big enough to slaughter. This is the stark reality for billions of chickens around the world. Will you follow them on their journey?”
Evanna Lynch (Harry Potter series/My Name Is Emily) uses her star power to deliver this plea against cruelty against cows. This iAnimal dairy industry video can be viewed 360 degrees. Note the maneuver icon on the top left of the video. There’s no sensationalism or dramatic music to this video – just fact.
“Few have witnessed the unimaginable suffering of cows and their calves on dairy farms, where a cycle of cruelty affects entire families. Our team of investigators transports you inside this secretive industry to share the heartbreaking stories behind every glass of milk. Will you be a witness?”
The pigs shivered with cold and uncertainty. They were cut off. The Hog and Sow still remembered their home in White Location but were thankfully unburdened with the knowledge of the man who owned them, the man who had no feelings for anything alive except himself. They never knew that they were destined to be slaughtered. All they knew was that the way to safe shelter overnight was up that hill, a destination they’d battled to reach for days. They dared not use the road with the metal monsters that screeched at them. They had to use the forest path … ‘Click here to read full article…’
Oct 26 2015: There is a lot more to this story. I have more information at hand that suggests i soften my stance, that possibly there is no right or wrong but an incredibly difficult grey in between. I still believe that the staff who were involved should have suffered more severe punishment than dismissal but all the facts were not in evidence. Interestingly, rather than hate me for the blog below, The Knysna Elephant Park responded by opening their doors to me. What i’ve seen has encouraged me to look deeper into both sides. The elephant industry, especially in … ‘Click here to read full article…’
Mclaren Circus, the biggest in South Africa, landed in Knysna High School’s field like a wedge between our community. On one side, there are those wishing to see wonder sparkle in their children’s eyes (as it happened for them when they were a child) whilst the other, mostly white people, are screaming, “poor animals”. Mclaren Circus is no stranger to controversy, maybe more so for conflicts with public conscience than for ‘direct’ mistreatment of its animals. “Mistreatment” and “animal cruelty” have, over time, shifting definitions.'Click here to read full article...'