Tag: Pigs Archives | Animal Legal Defense Fund
Update on the Animal Legal Defense Fund Farrowing Crate LawsuitMarch 13, 2018
Since the lawsuit was filed, the state fair has not hosted the exhibit that kept mother pigs in tiny “farrowing crates” for three weeks every year.
Californians: Permanently End Cruel Pig Exhibition at the California State FairFebruary 9, 2017
The Animal Legal Defense Fund needs California residents' help to end the cruel exhibition of pregnant and nursing pigs in farrowing crates at the California State Fair.
Hormel Sued for Deceptive & Misleading Advertising of So-called ‘Natural’ ProductsJune 30, 2016
A coalition has filed a joint lawsuit in the District of Columbia Superior Court against Hormel Foods, alleging the company is misleading consumers through the advertising of its Natural Choice® brand of lunchmeats and bacon.
Investigation Reveals Cruelty and Neglect at Hormel Foods’ Pig SupplierMay 25, 2016
Undercover video footage obtained at the Maschhoffs’ Nebraska facility.
Hearing Today on Mistreated Mother Pigs at State FairJune 16, 2015
Fight continues for illegally confined mother pigs at California State Fair.
The Miserable Life of a Mother PigNovember 19, 2014
Gestation crates are inhumane because pregnant pigs suffer severe mental and physical abuse when confined to them.
Kicking a Sick Pig When She’s DownJune 18, 2014
On June 3, ALDF and a coalition of animal advocacy groups submitted a petition to the USDA requesting that so-called “downer” pigs be removed from the human food supply.
Fall in Love… With Esther the Wonder Pig!February 14, 2014
Love is in the air this Valentine's Day, and I am in love with Esther the Wonder Pig!
Animal Legal Defense Fund Appealing Ruling over Mistreated Pregnant and Nursing Pigs at State FairFebruary 10, 2014
Fight Continues for Illegally Confined Sows at California State Fair