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Investigations & undercover footage

Our brave team of investigators film inside factory farms and slaughterhouses.

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We filmed inside numerous dairy farms that supply Cadbury with milk to expose the bloody secrets kept by one of the nation's favourite confectionary brands to its consumers. Find out more at www.whitelies.org.uk/animal-welfare/cadbury
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Cows produce milk to feed their babies - just like humans. It flows for the best part of a year and then stops. More milk requires more babies. That's the reality of dairy farming - the visible, obvious side of the industry. But there is another, cruel, much darker side to dairy which few see...
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Investigation into Bourne Farm, Piddlehinton, Dorset - Allen (Hanford) Ltd. Clipped footage taken on 1/11/2008 at grid ref: SY 730972.   For more information, or full unclipped footage, call Justin Kerswell on 0117 944 1000 or email press@viva.org.uk www.piggles.org.uk   Breakdown of full...
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Watch Viva!'s shocking undercover investigation into conditions at The Happy Egg Company: Viva! investigates: The Happy Egg Company from Viva! on Vimeo.  
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Part 1 The Captive Bolt Pistol does not cause instant death. It is a method of stunning that -- if used correctly -- stuns the animal, so that the heart carries on pumping after they have had their throats cut. However, this can and does fail -- leaving some animals fully or semi conscious and in...
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A hard-hitting video showing footage of live horse exports.
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  Each year, around 18 million turkeys are slaughtered in the UK – with around 10 million killed for the Christmas market alone. The vast majority of them spend their short lives in vast industrial sheds and never go outside. Read more about the factory farming of turkeys What can I do?...
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Viva! investigates: Gressingham Foods Slaughterhouse and Processing Plant (November 2009) The reality of the death of millions of ducks heading towards Britain's supermarket shelves under the RSPCA's Freedom Foods scheme was exposed by the first undercover investigation into the...
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Enriched cages Viva! investigates: A cage is still a cage Another side of egg production was the battery cage – a byword for cruelty for decades.  However, they are now being replaced across Europe by – yes you guessed it – another cage. Optimistically described as...
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