animals should not be reared in factory farms

We are the leading farm animal welfare charity. We believe factory farming is the biggest cause of animal cruelty on the planet.

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Latest Research

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Calf Exports Forum report

Final progress report from the Beyond Calf Exports Stakeholders Forum, including case studies.

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Zoonotic Diseases Report

Report shows that intensification of modern farming is an increasing hazard for human health.

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Food Security Report

Food Security Report

New report looks at the link between food security and farm animal welfare

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Nutrition Report

Nutrition Report

New report reveals the nutritional benefits of higher welfare animal products

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Wasting Water

Wasting Water

Compassion shows that higher welfare farming can be better for water conservation

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Case Study of a Health Crisis

Antibiotics:
Case Study of a Health Crisis

How our health is threatened by antibiotic over-use in factory farming

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Reviewing the Costs

Reviewing the Costs

The economics of moving to higher welfare farming.

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Eating the Planet

Eating the Planet

We don’t need to be cruel to farm animals to feed people, now or in the future.

Beyond Factory Farming

Beyond Factory Farming

Outlines the environmental and economic factors that will impact global animal production this century.

Global Warning

Global Warning

Report presenting the scientific evidence showing the impact of high-income countries' unsustainable over-production and over-consumption of animal products.

Long distance animal transport in Europe: A cruel & unnecessary trade

Long distance animal transport in Europe: A cruel & unnecessary trade

Each year around six million farm animals are transported huge distances across Europe.

Welfare of pigs in the European Union

Welfare of pigs in the European Union

Identifies necessary improvements to protect the welfare of breeding sows and pigs reared for meat in the EU.

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Latest News

14 Apr 14
 Compassion launches Good Pig Production Award in China

Compassion’s Good Pig Production Award is encouraging Chinese food producers to adopt higher welfare standards for pigs

08 Apr 14
Meat waste 'morally repugnant'

House of Lords report calls for action to stop meat waste

04 Apr 14
Compassion opposes animal sacrifice festival

Compassion is calling for the world’s largest animal sacrifice festival to be stopped

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