Have you ever looked at pictures of tiny calves in single hutches or pens like those below and thought “That’s not Britain, it’s America. We don’t do things like this.” Well, you might not be the only one. I only recently realised how strong this perception is and that people outright refuse to believe this is a standard practice on UK farms.
Viva! ‘kangaroos’ die in front of a representative of the kangaroo industry and a pro-shooting politican. They flew from Australia to London to watch Viva!’s demos that helped end the UK supermarket trade in kangaroo meat.
Billboard warning against eating kangaroo meat, London.