Author Archives: Animal Ethics Project

Beyond Meat Announces Soaring Revenue Despite Covid-19 Shutdowns

As more people around the world chow down on delicious plant-based burgers and sausages, Beyond Meat has announced that its second-quarter revenue leaped to $113 million—an impressive 69 percent increase! The sales have far exceeded Wall Street’s forecast of $99 million. … Continue reading

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Chickens Crushed, Denied Water, Left to Suffer at McDonald’s Supplier

A new Animal Equality U.K. investigation reveals chicks having their necks crushed, birds suffering from burns and blisters, and chickens purposely denied water at a McDonald’s chicken supplier. For years, Mercy For Animals has reached out to McDonald’s representatives, asking that the company … Continue reading

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A Zoo Is Struggling So Much That It May Have to Feed Some Animals to Other Animals

(CNN)- Faced with disrupted supply chains and steep revenue declines due to the coronavirus pandemic, one zoo is considering a drastic measure: turning some of its residents into food. The longer that the coronavirus lockdowns continue and the more dire financial … Continue reading

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Historic Partnership to Protect 2M Acres of Caribou Habitat

A partnership agreement to recover the endangered central group of southern mountain caribou has been signed by Chiefs of the West Moberly First Nations and Saulteau First Nations and Ministers of the British Columbia and Canadian governments. The agreement has … Continue reading

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American Red Cross’ Latest Lifesaving Move: Banning Leather Gloves

Cows are just like you and me—they build friendships, can be bossy and devious, and even sometimes hold grudges against their peers who treat them badly. And just like you and me, cows value their lives and don’t want to be killed … Continue reading

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Farm Animals Can Now Attend Your Virtual Meeting, Thanks To Half Moon Bay Animal Sanctuary

One of these things is not like the other. At a recent Zoom meeting, there were 10 people wearing telephone headsets and a couple of people obviously logged in from home — and then there was the llama. Welcome to “Goat … Continue reading

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Producers and Processors in The Top Tier of The 2020 Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare

The 2019 Benchmark, which analysed 150 global food companies and is supported by Compassion in World Farming and World Animal Protection sees Cranswick and Noble Foods recognised as global leaders on farm animal welfare, alongside retailers Marks & Spencer, Waitrose, … Continue reading

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