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MRSA found in pigs in England

The first-ever cases of livestock-associated MRSA in pigs in England could become a serious hazard for people

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First ‘superbug’ pig is found in the UK

A confirmed case of MRSA has been found in a UK pig, prompting calls for the government to act on farm antibiotics

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European pig farming shame

Pig farming publications in Europe show evidence of widespread flouting of the law on enrichment for pigs

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Pick n Pay to give pigs more room

A major South African retailer has made the welcome decision to get rid of cruel sow stalls

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475,576 people demand protection for EU pigs

Today, (24th March 2014) Compassion handed in the signatures of an incredible 475,576 concerned EU citizens who are calling on EU Agriculture Ministers to ensure laws are enforced…

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Six countries still flouting sow stall ban

Compassion welcomes the news that the final six countries failing to comply with the European Union (EU) partial sow stall ban are being brought to account by the European…

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Woolworths takes South African sows out of stalls

Our work in South Africa bears fruit as major retailer Woolworths commits to getting rid of sow stalls

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Making a difference for pigs in China

Trail blazing Good Pig Production Awards are awarded to Chinese pig producers for their commitments to improve welfare

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Giant inflatable pig brings hope to Europe's pigs

'Hope', our giant inflatable pig, the size of a double decker bus, is being taken on a tour of Europe to bring attention to the plight of pigs in countries where they are…

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Canada to phase out sow stalls

This week, Canada voted to phase out the cruel and outdated practice of keeping pregnant pigs in stalls (called gestation crates in North America). This decision will improve the…

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