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News Section Icon Published 26/04/2019

Trucking Hell: Undercover investigation exposes horrific suffering of animals

An undercover investigation released today by leading farm animal welfare charity Compassion in World Farming, has revealed the horrific suffering animals endure on long distance journeys from the UK to mainland Europe, and beyond.

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News Section Icon Published 16/04/2019

Wasteful and unsustainable: the use of wild fish to feed farmed fish

New report reviews the wasteful and unsustainable use of wild-caught fish to feed farmed fish.

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News Section Icon Published 11/03/2019

Famous faces, including Joanna Lumley and Deborah Meaden, join the fight to #EndtheCageAge

High profile supporters speak out against cages - exciting new campaign film

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News Section Icon Published 30/10/2018

‘Zombie sheep and calves’ deliver petition of over one million signatures

Compassion in World Farming, 38 Degrees, Avaaz and SumOfUs joined forces, to deliver over one million petition signatures to DEFRA, urging the Minister for the Environment, Michael Gove, to #StopLiveTransport.

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News Section Icon Published 25/10/2018

Today, EU Parliament voted to ban preventative mass medication of groups of healthy farm animals

New legislation aimed at ending the overuse of antibiotics in farming has been approved by the European Parliament.

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News Section Icon Published 25/10/2018

New EU legislation passed, banning preventative mass medication of healthy animals

New legislation, aimed at ending the overuse of antibiotics in farming has been approved today.

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News Section Icon Published 24/08/2018

UK citizens say fish welfare matters

UK citizens care about fish welfare, according to a recent survey undertaken by ComRes on behalf of Compassion in World Farming and Eurogroup for Animals.

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News Section Icon Published 06/08/2018

The unsavoury truth behind many meat and dairy labels

A petition launching today is calling on the UK government to introduce compulsory method of production labelling on meat and dairy products, under the new ‘gold standard labelling scheme’ proposed by DEFRA.

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News Section Icon Published 14/06/2018

Campaigners join Joanna Lumley in international demonstration to #StopLiveTransport

On 14 June, supporters of leading farm animal welfare charity, Compassion in World Farming took action to #StopLiveTransport.

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News Section Icon Published 05/04/2018

Shame on Sainsbury’s: Retail Giant Reneges on Chicken Commitment

Leading farm animal welfare charity Compassion in World Farming, is urging the public to shame Sainsbury’s following its failure to make meaningful progress to improve chicken welfare standards within its supply chain.

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