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21 Mar, 2017, 08:52 ET Burger King Releases Landmark Chicken Welfare Policy

Burger King, the country's fourth-largest quick-serve restaurant chain with more than 15,000 locations in the United States, pledged today to...


31 Jan, 2017, 08:05 ET Shocking Undercover Video Shows Piglets Mutilated And Abused At Hormel Pork Supplier

Disturbing undercover footage of animal abuse at a Hormel pork supplier was released this morning by the international animal protection...


15 Dec, 2016, 08:00 ET Mercy For Animals Applauds Pret A Manger For Groundbreaking Chicken Welfare Commitment

Pret A Manger, a popular restaurant chain with more than 70 locations in the United States, has become the first national restaurant chain to...


27 Jun, 2016, 08:41 ET Perdue Announces Groundbreaking Animal Welfare Policy

 Today, Perdue Foods, one of the nation's largest poultry producers, is announcing a precedent-setting commitment to improving animal welfare...


22 Jun, 2016, 06:45 ET Hidden-Camera Video Uncovers Animal Abuse And Neglect At Eggland's Best Supplier

 Disturbing undercover footage shot by a Mercy For Animals investigator showing sickening animal abuse at several Eggland's Best suppliers in...


25 May, 2016, 06:05 ET Tyson Foods Slammed Again By Mercy For Animals' Hidden-Camera Video Exposing Sickening Animal Abuse

 Mercy For Animals exposes horrific animal cruelty and neglect at Tyson Foods in a new video, available today at...


01 Mar, 2016, 10:15 ET Mercy For Animals Commends Albertsons' New Cage-free Egg Policy Following Consumer Petition

 Today Albertsons, the nation's second-largest supermarket chain, announced its commitment to improving animal welfare in its entire supply...


10 Dec, 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...


08 Dec, 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...


28 Oct, 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...


16 Mar, 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...


17 Dec, 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...


03 Dec, 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...


19 Nov, 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...


12 Nov, 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...


23 Oct, 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 —...


17 Sep, 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...


21 Aug, 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...


04 Jun, 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...


14 Feb, 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...


10 Dec, 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...


20 Nov, 2013, 07:30 ET Mercy For Animals Hidden Camera Investigation Exposes Horrific Animal Abuse At Tyson Pork Factory Farm

Shocking hidden-camera video of animal abuse secretly recorded at a farm that supplies pork to Tyson Foods that is sold in Walmart stores...


29 Oct, 2013, 08:00 ET Undercover Investigation Reveals Shocking Animal Cruelty At Walmart Pork Supplier

Shocking hidden-camera video of animal abuse secretly recorded at a Walmart pork supplier was released today at WalmartCruelty.com by the national...


12 Jun, 2013, 10:05 ET Undercover Investigation Reveals Horrific Animal Torture At Amazon.com Foie Gras Supplier

 Shocking hidden-camera video of intentional animal torture secretly recorded at Hudson Valley Foie Gras—an Amazon.com foie gras...


14 Nov, 2012, 09:00 ET Shocking New Hidden-Camera Video Reveals Butterball Workers Abusing Thanksgiving Turkeys

Just as shoppers make Thanksgiving meal plans, a shocking new hidden-camera video of animal abuse secretly recorded at multiple Butterball turkey...