Reports show animal welfare violations at 3 labs

Jun 12, 2009 Full story: Columbia Missourian

Government inspection reports cited three research laboratories for a host of animal welfare violations, ranging from problems with surgeries that forced researchers to euthanize a dog and a primate to leaving a live hamster in a walk-in freezer.

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jtwallace

Charlotte, NC

#1 Jun 13, 2009
Has anyone checked the welfare of pork and poultry farms? I saw how pigs were caged and unable to either turn around or scratch themselves. In the background of the pork farm a man was beating animals with a stick. As a result, I've been unable to eat pork. The sight of these animals being so tightly caged and beaten was too much.

“STOP animal abuse”

Since: Dec 07

Lilburn, GA

#2 Jun 14, 2009
jtwallace wrote:
Has anyone checked the welfare of pork and poultry farms? I saw how pigs were caged and unable to either turn around or scratch themselves. In the background of the pork farm a man was beating animals with a stick. As a result, I've been unable to eat pork. The sight of these animals being so tightly caged and beaten was too much.
The only way to stop this is to go VEGAN. It is a good life. But you have to hit the pocketbook

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