Mercy for Animals
Mercy For Animals believes that a humane society is possible. We are committed to reducing the greatest amount of suffering for the largest number of animals. Our efforts focus on protecting farmed animals—the most abused and exploited animals on the planet—and utilize a broad range of strategic approaches that seek to expose cruelty, prosecute abusers, and inspire consumers to make compassionate food choices.
Releases by this organization
Friday, August 18, 2017
Netherlands Kills 300,000 Hens After Eggs Found Contaminated
More than 17 countries across Europe and in Asia trashed millions of eggs after news broke that the eggs contained fipronil, an insecticide commonly used to kill fleas, lice, mites, and ticks. In the EU it has been banned for use on farms. Netherlands farmers have already killed more than 300,000...
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Four Out of Five Americans Want Restaurants and Grocers to End Cruel Factory Farming Practices
A new poll conducted by NRG Research Group shows four out of five Americans want food companies to commit to greatly reducing the suffering of chickens in their supply chains, even if it results in higher prices. The poll surveyed consumers on improving each step of a broiler chicken’s life, from...