The government recently launched a consultation on making CCTV mandatory for all slaughterhouses in England. While slaughter can never be cruelty-free, these plans will make a huge difference in protecting animals from illegal violence.
Posted 01 Sep 2017
As the badger cull is set to be extended, the need to ditch dairy – for the sake of wildlife and the poor suffering cows – has never been greater.
Posted 25 Aug 2017
This summer, Animal Aid is teaming up with Viva!, Veganuary, and ProVeg UK to launch a new joint initiative to highlight the suffering caused by the dairy industry and promote compassionate alternatives – World Plant...
Posted 27 Jul 2017
The amount of chicken meat eaten in the UK has been rising for some time due to it usually being cheaper than most other types of meat, and many people believing it to be healthier...
Posted 30 Jun 2017
1st June marks World Milk Day, which aims to celebrate the supposed benefits of the dairy industry. But the truth is that dairy farming is cruel and environmentally damaging. So here are ten facts about...
Posted 01 Jun 2017
Campaigners will hold banners and give animals water during a peaceful vigil at a Stockport slaughterhouse that was the subject of a recent undercover investigation.
Posted 30 May 2017
Undercover filming inside a Stockport slaughterhouse found a sheep being picked up by the fleece and thrown over a gate, alongside other instances of abuse and lawbreaking.
Posted 09 May 2017
Animal Aid is today lending its support to Anita Krajnc as a verdict is handed down for having given water to vulnerable, exhausted pigs destined for slaughter.
Posted 03 May 2017
Lord Justice Hickinbottom and Mr Justice Kerr ruled today at the High Court in Leeds that the defendants in the Bowood slaughterhouse case, which relates to an investigation by Animal Aid, should be tried.
Posted 27 Apr 2017
Burnley, Lancashire - Campaigners laid flowers and held banners during a peaceful vigil at a controversial slaughterhouse, which is the subject of a government cruelty probe.
Posted 26 Apr 2017