‘The Root of the Problem is Eating Animals’

‘The Root of the Problem is Eating Animals’

Like much of the rest of the world, New Zealand is in lockdown because of Covid-19.  Only the 'essential' services continue.  The New Zealand government has stated that slaughterhouses are an essential service. In this article End Animal Slaughter contributor Dr...

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Scalded to death because they cannot lay eggs

Scalded to death because they cannot lay eggs

A worker in a Chinese hatchery uses a net to kill newly born male chicks in hot water.  As their little heads bob up, he pushes them down with a wooden spoon while thousands of other fluffy babies await their turn. After dying in agony, these babies' feathers are...

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The Madness of Eating Animals (Video)

The Madness of Eating Animals (Video)

In this video featuring  well known activist Gary Yourofsky we are invited to consider the madness of using live, terrified, innocent sentient beings for our food.   We see how the animals arrive in trucks at the slaughterhouse, terrified, knowing what’s going to...

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Damned if they do, and damned if they don’t

Damned if they do, and damned if they don’t

Do we really think that cows (or other animals) in line for slaughter don’t suspect what’s about to happen to them? Don’t they have the senses of hearing, smell and vision, and a brain to process the information it receives, just as we do? Make no mistake, cows...

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A ‘Most Despicable Form of Schooling’

A ‘Most Despicable Form of Schooling’

In New Zealand, school children are encouraged by teachers and parents to kill wild animals as part of a government-led initiative to eradicate so-called ‘pests’.      In this article Professor Emeritus Marc Bekoff calls out NZ communities who practice this, pointing...

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Calves necks ‘sawed’ in French slaughterhouse

Calves necks ‘sawed’ in French slaughterhouse

In this recent undercover video taken in a large French slaughterhouse we see terrified calves forced into a stun box and their neck severed in a sawing motion, a drawn out and agonisingly painful process for the baby animal.    This particular slaughterhouses kills a...

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Why Vivisection is ethically wrong, cruel and unnecessary

Why Vivisection is ethically wrong, cruel and unnecessary

Testing to find a cure to the coronavirus Covid 19 is currently underway, using laboratory monkeys.   However, vivisection is a cruel, ineffective and out-dated way to find cures for human ailments.   Millions of animals suffer and die every day in laboratories...

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Slaughterhouse workers also deserve our compassion

Slaughterhouse workers also deserve our compassion

Animal activist Amy Jones and her partner witnessed brutal pig slaughter in a Cambodian abattoir - but felt no hate for the slaughterers.     Quotes: 'Eventually, the workers rose from their hammocks, picked up their knives, and approached the animals in pairs....

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IT IS TIME TO CLOSE LIVE ANIMAL MARKETS ACROSS ASIA

IT IS TIME TO CLOSE LIVE ANIMAL MARKETS ACROSS ASIA

Key Points: We need to take measures to reduce the chances of life-threatening viruses issuing from 'wet markets' ever happening again.   The Huanan Seafood Wholesale Market, despite its name, does not sell just seafood – also available were hundreds of live...

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OLD MACDONALD HAD A MACHETE,  EE AYE EE AYE OH!

OLD MACDONALD HAD A MACHETE,  EE AYE EE AYE OH!

The disconnect between what goes on in animal agriculture and the image that is projected to the young could not be more evident than in our featured video from PETA.   Animals on farms undergo painful procedures such as de-horning, ear and tail docking,...

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FARMING IS ‘A NUMBERS GAME’

FARMING IS ‘A NUMBERS GAME’

In remote stations in the Australian outback, sick animals are left to starve or be shot, sometimes with cheap bullets that don’t kill the animals outright causing them acute suffering.  Workers routinely abuse the animals, kicking and punching cows in the face,...

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