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Pack Line Headlines: Factory farming, greyhound racing, Texas wild burro slaughter

Was NC turkey farm forewarned of raid?: ABC News is reporting that officials at a Butterball Turkey farm might have been tipped off that a recent raid on its facility was forthcoming. The raid on the farm came in response to a A Mercy for Animals undercover video showing turkeys being abused and severely neglected. […]

Mercy for Animals releases video showing abuse on NC turkey farm

Mercy for Animals has released a video the group states was filmed on a turkey farm in North Carolina operated by Butterball. The video shows such a harsh degree of inhumane treatment of animals, that I’m having second thoughts about posting it here. Global Animal has posted the video on its website – LINK HERE. […]

Deputies investigating cruelty allegations at Butterball turkey farm in NC

Hoke County (NC) deputies this week searched a turkey farm operated by Butterball, after an animal-welfare group reported it had undercover video showing inhumane conditions at the facility. Mercy for Animals sent prosecutors undercover footage shot over three weeks. The video reportedly shows employees throwing, kicking, dragging and beating turkeys, according to a story posted […]