ACTION:PETITION POUR METTRE FIN A L' ELEVAGE SANS PITIE
end of a farm animal’s life – hidden behind the walls of a
slaughterhouse – is a time when they are at their most vulnerable. It’s a
time when they most need protection from abuse, cruelty and negligence.
But it’s also a time when Europe’s leaders turn their backs on the animals.
the last year Compassion’s work lobbying the Commission on slaughter
issues has become increasingly frustrating. We’ve raised five major slaughter concerns with them, affecting billions of animals, and each time they have failed to show any compassion. The indifference we have witnessed has left us shocked and appalled.
we received the latest disappointing response, this time from the
Health & Food Safety Directorate, it was clear we needed to call on
wish I could tell you the practices we’re talking about are limited to
individual cases of bad slaughterhouses, but for the most part it’s
‘standard-industry-procedure’ carried out on a terrifyingly vast scale.
is an emotive subject, and as a campaigner I know it’s an issue that
can be very upsetting. But I urge you, no matter how upsetting you find
it, please stand by my side – join me in demanding change. Please be assured you can take action without seeing any graphic images.