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Dec 10, 2015, 07:00 ET

Perdue Factory Farmer Arrested, Charged With Felonies For Stomping Chickens To Death

Disturbing undercover video footage of animals being thrown against walls and stomped on at Perdue Farms—one of the largest poultry producers...

Dec 08, 2015, 09:00 ET

Alec Baldwin Condemns Tyson Foods For Torturing Animals Following Undercover Investigations

 In a new video released today, Emmy and Golden Globe award-winning actor Alec Baldwin denounces Tyson Foods for fostering a culture of...

Oct 28, 2015, 07:00 ET

Criminal Charges Filed Against Tyson Foods And Six Slaughterhouse Workers Caught On Hidden Camera Torturing Animals

 Tyson Foods Inc. and six of its slaughterhouse workers face 33 counts of criminal animal cruelty after being caught on hidden camera violently...

Aug 27, 2015, 07:45 ET

McDonald's Chicken Mcnugget Supplier Caught on Hidden Camera Beating Animals With Spiked Clubs

 Disturbing undercover video footage of gruesome animal abuse at a McDonald's Chicken McNugget supplier was released this morning at...

Jul 09, 2015, 08:15 ET

Tyson Chicken Factory Farm Caught On Hidden Camera Torturing And Neglecting Animals

Disturbing undercover video footage of shocking animal abuse at a Tyson Foods contract farm in Delaware was released this morning at...

Jul 02, 2015, 08:15 ET

Mercy For Animals Files Federal False Advertising Complaint Against Foster Farms And American Humane Association

 National animal rights organization Mercy For Animals today filed a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission alleging that Foster Farms and...

Jun 17, 2015, 07:35 ET

American Humane Association Slammed For Awarding "Humane" Certification To Slaughterhouse Caught On Video Torturing Animals

 The American Humane Association is in hot water after undercover video exposed workers at Foster Farms—a major poultry producer...

Jun 11, 2015, 07:15 ET

Undercover Video Exposes Horrific Animal Abuse At Dairy Factory Farm In Colorado

Law enforcement is investigating a Dairy Farmers of America cooperative farm in Colorado based on hidden-camera video footage from Mercy For...

Mar 16, 2015, 08:30 ET

Pamela Anderson Slams Supplier To PF Chang's And Other Restaurants In Video Exposing Animal Cruelty

 A foodservice supplier to PF Chang's, Perkins, Red Robin, Culver's, The Melting Pot, and other national...

Dec 17, 2014, 16:00 ET

Livestock Auction Workers Convicted Of Animal Cruelty Following Undercover Investigation By Mercy For Animals

 Earlier today, Octavios Hillard, Kenneth White, Roy Stewart, and Clayton Harris were convicted of criminal animal cruelty before Forrest...

Dec 03, 2014, 09:00 ET

Inherent Vice Star Joaquin Phoenix Calls Out Walmart For Inherent Cruelty In Its Pork Supply Following Mercy For Animals Investigation

 Joaquin Phoenix—award-winning actor and star of the upcoming thriller Inherent Vice—is teaming up with Mercy For Animals to expose...

Nov 19, 2014, 06:00 ET

Chick-fil-A Suppliers Caught Torturing Animals On Hidden Camera By Mercy For Animals

 Chick-fil-A is in hot water over new hidden-camera video exposing workers kicking chickens like footballs and scalding them alive in water at...

Nov 12, 2014, 07:00 ET

Mercy for Animals Covert Investigation Captures Horrific Animal Abuse at Major Cheese Supplier

 Hidden-camera video footage from Mercy For Animals, recorded at Andrus Dairy in Birnamwood, Wisconsin, shows workers viciously kicking and...

Oct 23, 2014, 08:45 ET

Duck Factory Farm Raided After Mercy For Animals Hidden-Camera Investigation Exposes Horrific Animal Cruelty

The Sonoma County Sheriff's Office raided Reichardt Duck Farm in Petaluma — one of the largest duck factory farms in the country —...

Sep 17, 2014, 09:15 ET

Undercover Video From Mercy For Animals Exposes Horrific Animal Cruelty At World's Largest Pizza Cheese Supplier Factory Farm

New hidden-camera video footage from Mercy For Animals, secretly recorded at Winchester Dairy outside of Roswell, New Mexico, shows workers...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:35 ET

Mercy For Animals Commends Nestle For Sweeping Animal Welfare Changes Following Graphic Undercover Video

Nestle, the world's largest food company, has announced its commitment to improving farmed animal welfare across its entire global supply chain...

Jun 04, 2014, 09:00 ET

Shocking Undercover Video By Mercy For Animals Exposes Baby Turkeys Mutilated & Ground Up Alive At Hatchery

 While pro-factory farm lawmakers across the country have been working to pass legislation designed to sweep evidence of animal abuse at...

Mar 14, 2014, 08:00 ET

Hidden-Camera Video By Mercy For Animals Reveals Turkey Torture At Factory Farm Linked To Presidential Pardon

 Shocking hidden-camera video of animal abuse secretly recorded at a factory farm run by Hybrid Turkeys, the company that supplied the birds...

Feb 14, 2014, 07:30 ET

Workers At Nestle Cheese Supplier Charged With Animal Cruelty Following Graphic Undercover Video By Mercy For Animals

 Four workers at a dairy farm that was supplying cheese to DiGiorno Pizza, a product of Glendale-based Nestle, are being charged with a total...

Dec 10, 2013, 08:30 ET

Hidden-Camera Investigation By Mercy For Animals Exposes Shocking Cruelty To Cows At DiGiorno Pizza Cheese Supplier

 Shocking hidden-camera video of cows being beaten, stabbed, and dragged by tractors secretly recorded at a cheese supplier to DiGiorno was...