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News Section Icon Published 28/11/2007

Dutch Burger King opts for meat from uncastrated pigs

Fast-food giant Burger King has announced that it's Dutch outlets will not be serving bacon from pigs castrated without an anaesthetic from 1 January 2008.

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News Section Icon Published 27/11/2007

Government advice based on poor research

The government is being misinformed on major welfare issues for laying hens by independent advisory body Farm Animal Welfare Council (FAWC).

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News Section Icon Published 26/11/2007

Compassion's patron, Joanna Lumley, wins award

Compassion in World Farming is proud to congratulate our long-standing patron, Joanna Lumley, on being voted Third Sector magazine's 'Most Admired Charity Champion' for her work with more than 40 charities.

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News Section Icon Published 23/11/2007

Help for deprived pigs?

New report shows chains are not enough for pigs

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News Section Icon Published 19/11/2007

Middle East: Further OIE welfare guideline breaches

Australia is the world's largest exporter of commercial livestock. Most animals are sent to Middle Eastern countries which should abide by international guidelines for animal welfare

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News Section Icon Published 15/11/2007

Peter Roberts MBE, 7 June 1924 - 15 November 2006

On the first anniversary of the passing of our founder Peter Roberts MBE, we reflect on his life and inspiration.

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News Section Icon Published 13/11/2007

Avian flu: Consumers urged to keep buying free range

As Britain's second case of the virulent H5N1 strain of avian flu is found on a farm on the Norfolk/Suffolk border, Compassion in World Farming urges consumers not to loose confidence in free range farming.

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News Section Icon Published 09/11/2007

Barren Battery Cages to go

Defra confirms: UK Hens out of cages from 2012

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News Section Icon Published 09/10/2007

M&S bans cruel white veal and calves' liver

On Monday 8th October Marks & Spencer announced that it will stop selling imported white veal and calves' liver. From January 2008 M&S will only sell high-welfare UK rose veal.

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News Section Icon Published 06/10/2007

Chicken Out!

Compassion in World Farming is championing the campaign by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall to turn the Devon town of Axminster into a free-range haven for chickens.

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