Take action for game birds

Every year, around 50 million pheasants and partridges are purpose-bred for the shooting industry. Animal Aid continues to call for a ban on the production of birds for ‘sport’ shooting. But as an important interim measure, we are campaigning for an end to the battery cages in which thousand of ‘game' birds used for egg production are incarcerated.

Take action!

Write to your MP, asking for his or her support for the campaign to ban these cruel cages.

Watch – and share!

Get a bird’s eye view of what it’s like for caged pheasants and partridges.

A typical partridge cage

(360° photo, please click and drag to view)

Footage of pheasant and partridge breeding cages

Photos from our 2017 investigation at Heart of England Farms Ltd

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  • Download the 'Gamebird' Battery Cages briefing sheet (pdf)
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