Mercy For Animals

Type: Organization
Name: Mercy For Animals
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Workers at former Nestle-linked farm convicted of animal cruelty

Mercy For Animals general counsel Vandhana Bala releases a hidden-camera video during a press conference at the Sofitel Water Tower Hotel, 20 E. Chestnut St., Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013 showing animal ... ... [Published Big News Network - 2 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Workers at former Nestle-linked farm convicted of animal cruelty

_ Two Wisconsin dairy farm workers pled no contest on Tuesday to three counts of animal cruelty after an animal rights group showed with hidden cameras that the employees for a former Nestle pizza cheese supplier had abused dairy cows.Mercy for Animals ... [Published Chicago Tribune - 15 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 2 reports

GUILTY! Two Workers at DiGiorno Cheese Supplier Convicted of Animal Cruelty

After being caught on hidden camera beating, kicking and stabbing cows, Abelardo Jaimes and Lucia Martinez pled no contest to a total of 3 counts of animal cruelty today in Brown County Circuit Court. Their convictions come after an undercover investigation ... [Published Mercy For Animals - 13 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 2 reports

Quebec veal production farm accused of abusing calves

Watch above: An animal rights group is taking aim at a Quebec veal farm, releasing what it says is a hidden camera video from inside the barns. Christina Stevens reports.MONTREAL – Animal rights campaigners are calling for changes after a secret recording ... [Published Global News Canada - 16 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Oxford County veal cattle farmer disappointed by animal abuse in Quebec

Josh Veldman operates a small veal operation at his family's farm on the edge of Oxford County. Veldman says he's disappointed with the recent disturbing footage filmed at a Quebec veal cattle farm and released late last week by animal rights group Mercy ... [Published Woodstock Sentinel-Review - 23 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Letter to senator demands he stop statements about cow abuse video

BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) -- Sen. Jim Rice made news last legislative session when the Caldwell Republican said abuse of cows at an Idaho dairy in 2012 was orchestrated and directed by an animal rights activist while filming with a hidden camera.And an attorney ... [Published KBCI 2 Boise - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 9 reports

Hidden cameras show cruelty at Quebec veal farm

released hidden-camera video of what its says are calves in chains being beaten, punched and kicked at a factory farm in Quebec. The video is the second one released by the group Mercy For Animals ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Animal rights group wants humane treatment at foodlots

An animal rights group is urging the federal and provincial governments to change laws regardng cruelty to farm animals.Text + RESET -An animal rights group is urging the federal and provincial governments to change laws regardng cruelty to farm anim ... [Published TheLoop.ca - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

MFA Volunteers Lend a Hand

Over 50 Mercy For Animals supporters and Sunrise Sanctuary volunteers joined forces last weekend for an afternoon of spring cleaning at Sunrise's 16-acre animal rescue and sanctuary in Marysville, Ohio. Sunrise Sanctuary is a permanent shelter that provides ... [Published Mercy For Animals - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Victory: Ag-Gag Bill Dies in Kentucky!

On Tuesday, the Kentucky legislature adjourned without passing a controversial "ag-gag" bill that would have banned filming or recording inside a factory farm. This is a major victory for farmed animals across the country!Our success in Kentucky is due ... [Published Mercy For Animals - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Canadian poultry supplier accused of acts most foul

Mercy for Animals Canada has accused Maple Leaf Foods of “cooking chicks to death” at one of its hatcheries after one of its advocates shot undercover footage of the abuse while working at Horizon Poultry in Ontario over a month and a half. According ... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 4 reports

Animal rights group makes video of Hanover hatchery plant

An animal rights group claims a "culture of cruelty" exists at Horizon Poultry in Hanover. Mercy For Animals Canada (MFA), the group which alleged last month that turkeys were suffering ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 16 2014]

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...“These convictions should send a clear message to the dairy industry that animal abuse will not be tolerated in a civilized society. "Another worker charged in the case, Crescencio Pineda of Menasha, is scheduled to be in court May 5.Misael Monge-Minero of Green Bay, also in the case, is scheduled to be in court May 6."
...nothing to hide," Dan Veldman, the owner of a diverse and progressive farm on the 31st Line near the border of Oxford and Perth counties, said. "I think the consumer wants to leave the grocery store with confidence that we've done the right thing at the farm."
"The senator should not and legally cannot be spreading false statements about Mercy For Animals," said attorney Vandhana Bala, " so if he persists in doing this we would enforce our rights in court."
"This type of cruelty is endemic and systemic to the whole industrial farm system. This is not random, this is representative of what happens behind closed doors" said Perrais

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Workers at former Nestle-linked farm convicted ... [Published Big News Network - 2 hours ago]
GUILTY! Two Workers at DiGiorno Cheese Supplier... [Published Mercy For Animals - 13 hours ago]
Workers at former Nestle-linked farm convicted ... [Published Chicago Tribune - 15 hours ago]
Workers ordered to pay fines and court costs in... [Published Post Crescent - 16 hours ago]
Quebec veal production farm accused of abusing ... [Published Global News Canada - 16 hours ago]
Two Wiese Brothers Farms workers convicted of a... [Published WeAreGreenBay.com - 16 hours ago]
Oxford County veal cattle farmer disappointed b... [Published Woodstock Sentinel-Review - 23 hours ago]
Ontario Veal: Animal Rights Video ‘Not How Farm... [Published CKNXam920 - Apr 22 2014]
Cruelty probe at Quebec farm prompts calls for ... [Published Canada Standard - Apr 22 2014]
Letter to senator demands he stop statements ab... [Published KBCI 2 Boise - Apr 22 2014]
Hidden cameras show cruelty at Quebec veal farm [Published Big News Network - Apr 22 2014]
Interview with Chicago Vegan Foods makers of Te... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 22 2014]
Animal rights group urges SPCA to investigate c... [Published CTV News - Apr 22 2014]
Undercover video shows 'abuse' of Quebec veal c... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 22 2014]
This Is How Veal Is Made At One Canadian 'Farm'... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Apr 21 2014]
W5 report on cruelty at Que. calf farm prompts ... [Published CTV News - Apr 21 2014]
Hidden cameras show cruelty at Quebec veal farm [Published Fort Erie Times - Apr 21 2014]
Hidden cameras show cruelty at Quebec veal farm [Published Kenora Daily Miner - Apr 21 2014]
Undercover video shows 'abuse' of Quebec veal c... [Published CKWS Kingston News - Apr 21 2014]
Animal rights group wants humane treatment at f... [Published TheLoop.ca - Apr 21 2014]
Covert Investigation Exposes Sickening Animal A... [Published Individual.com - Apr 21 2014]
Victory: Ag-Gag Bill Dies in Kentucky! [Published Mercy For Animals - Apr 18 2014]
MFA Volunteers Lend a Hand [Published Mercy For Animals - Apr 18 2014]
Poultry plant has clean history: CFIA [Published Owen Sound Sun Times - Apr 18 2014]
The True Cost of Eating Chicken: New Footage Sh... [Published Care2 - Apr 17 2014]
Canadian poultry supplier accused of acts most ... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 17 2014]
Animal Rights Organization Releases Shocking Fo... [Published Opposing Views - Apr 17 2014]
Animal rights group makes video of Hanover hatc... [Published Big News Network - Apr 16 2014]
Maple Leaf Defends It’s Horizon Poultry Operation [Published CKNXam920 - Apr 16 2014]
Chicks allegedly cooked alive at Ont. hatchery [Published Big News Network - Apr 16 2014]
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Green Scare: How Animal Rights Activists Are Be... [Published Techdirt - Mar 21 2014]
As Mike wrote just under a year ago, so-called " ag-gag " laws are being passed in a number of US states. Idaho has just joined the club : Idaho's governor has signed a bill into law that makes it illegal for undercover investigators and whistleblowers ...
ACLU Challenges Idaho’s Ag-Gag Law in Court [Published JD Journal.com - Mar 18 2014]
Idaho’s Ag-Gag law, recently signed by Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter, has been challenged by the American Civil Liberties Union of Idaho in federal court, and on Monday the organization asked the court to strike down the law.   ACLU was joined by PETA, ...
14 Things You Need To Know About Your Bacon [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Mar 06 2014]
Here’s how the sausage actually gets made. (Warning: This post contains photos of dead animals.) About 110 million pigs are slaughtered in the United States each year, making about 23 billion pounds of pork . Flickr: usdagov / U.S . Department ...
Idaho Passes Law to Throttle Exposure of Animal... [Published JD Journal.com - Mar 01 2014]
Idaho’s Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter signed into law Senate Bill No. 1337, heavily criticized as the Ag-Gag bill. The new law makes it a misdemeanor punishable with up to 1 year in prison and fines to secretly obtain information or videotape instances ...
Fixing America's crummy food system will take m... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Feb 28 2014]
Excuse me if I'm not excited about labels with larger fonts. Let's tell consumers about the real added ingredients in their food If we are what we eat and knowledge is power, then the US Food and Drug Administration's (FDA's) newly-proposed nutrition ...
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