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HUMANE SLAUGHTER ACT
It Isn't Easy Being A 'Humane' Slaughterhouse
A meat facility lauded for its humane practices keeps getting slammed for USDA violations, revealing the limits of feel-good food.
USDA: Time to Stop the Chicken Industry From Boiling Birds Alive
Executive Director, The Good Food Institute
That's right: The agency charged with enforcing the Humane Slaughter Act refuses to enforce it for more than 98 percent of slaughtered animals.
'Pardon A Turkey': How To Support Ethical Treatment Of The Thanksgiving Bird
Ag Department Proposal Threatens Animal Welfare
Temple Grandin, Ph.D
Professor of Animal Science, Colorado State University
As a scientist who has dedicated her life to improving livestock welfare, I am extremely alarmed that the USDA has paid so little attention to the animal welfare implications of their Humane Slaughter Act.
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