Vegetarians International Voice for Animals

Chickens - 'meat'


Find out more about chickens raised for meat. See what we found when Viva! lifted the lids of the factory farms when we investigated Faccenda and Grampian Foods.

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Three years in succession, the animal campaign group Viva! has...

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What is bird flu?

Bird flu is an infectious disease of birds caused by type A strains of the influenza...

Chickens are thinking, feeling animals who, like most birds, love and care for their young and enjoy dustbathing, nest-building and...

 

Plucked from the jungles of south-east Asia, chickens have been kept by humans for at least 4,000 years. At first they...

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Don't eat chicken or eggs - and tell all your friends, family and work/school mates not to eat them either! Go veggie! Click here for...

Every day in the UK 2.5 million chickens are cruelly slaughtered for meat...