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Bird Flu Confirmed in the UK

An outbreak of the H7N7 strain of bird flu has been confirmed at a poultry farm in Lancashire.

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300 million hens are still in cages

The EU battery cage ban has not protected hens as we had hoped

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Italy rapped by Euro Court over cage ban

The European Court of Justice rules against Italy for failing to enforce the EU barren battery cage ban for hens

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Woolworths a Good Egg

Woolworths has become the first African retailer to receive Compassion’s Good Egg Award for its ongoing commitment to leading the free-range egg industry in South Africa.

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London Councils: End cage cruelty

We’ve joined with London Food Link to push for a cage free capital

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Greece continues to flout EU law

Compassion’s Investigations Unit has unmasked a barren battery cage farm in Greece, despite the ban being in place since January 2012

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Producers threaten beak trimming ban

The introduction of a ban on the beak trimming of chickens could be delayed again if efforts made by industry groups to lobby parliament are successful.

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Final days of the battery cage?

Today, nearly 16 months after the EU-wide ban on the barren battery hen cage came into force, the EU Commission referred the last two non-compliant countries to Court.

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EU hens illegally caged

Compassion understands that there are now only two countries breaking EU law by continuing to keep hens in barren battery cages, a practice outlawed on 1st January 2012.

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Free-range is better for welfare

Reports that hens kept in ‘furnished’ or ‘colony’ cages have a better standard of welfare than free-range hens

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