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Colorado Bans Cruel Cages for Hens

BREAKING! Colorado governor has just signed a bill giving birds more space in the egg industry and eliminating…
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June 22, 2020

Yulin Dog Meat Festival Held Again in China

HEARTBREAKING: The Yulin Festival continues despite China's declassification of dogs as food.

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June 19, 2020

Animal Equality Sheds Light on Slaughterhouse COVID-19 Risks in Interviews With Major Italian News Outlet

Our International Director of Investigations explains his personal experience working at slaughterhouses in this exclusive interview with Italy's most widely-read news outlet.

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June 11, 2020

Animals in ‘Unthinkably’ Crowded Conditions Due to Supply-Chain Disruptions

Facing the choice between “depopulation” and “overstocking,” some farms are packing more and more animals into already overcrowded pens.

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June 11, 2020

INVESTIGATION: Chickens Suffer on Spanish Factory Farm

Animal Equality, along with Spanish online newspaper Público, has released an investigation into a factory farm in Spain that documents the cruelty of the environment and rapid growth that chickens suffer.  THE DETAILS: Our…

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June 2, 2020

Dogs No Longer Labeled as Livestock in China

On the heels of China’s recent nationwide ban on the consumption of specific wildlife meat, which was done in response to the recent outbreak of COVID-19, the country has now removed dogs from the…

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May 28, 2020

Animal Equality’s Legal Advocacy Team Continues Fight for Animal Protections

Our legal team is working around the clock to hold corporations and industries that abuse animals accountable, and protect consumers from misleading claims.

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May 20, 2020

Animal Equality Proudly Welcomes Matteo Cupi as New Vice President

Animal Equality Italy’s former Executive Director Matteo Cupi has been promoted to Vice President of the organization alongside Executive Vice President and Co-Founder Jose Valle and President and Co-Founder Sharon Núñez. CHANGING THE WORLD…

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May 18, 2020

Animal Equality’s Corporate Outreach Team Achieves Major Milestones For Animals In 2020

Throughout the year, Animal Equality’s Corporate Outreach team works with major food stakeholders to reduce the suffering of chickens used for meat and hens used for eggs. Starting off 2020, we helped secure…

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May 13, 2020

Animal Equality’s Work In Spain Leads to Reduction of Caged Hens

Thanks to Animal Equality’s work in Spain, the percentage of hens living in cages is steadily dropping, and based on our continued work, is projected to fall even further in the coming years. THE…

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May 5, 2020

Investigation: Animal Equality Shows Torment of EU Animals Shipped for Slaughter

A new investigation from Animal Equality shows the pain and torment of Spanish lambs as they are shipped across long distances, with journeys lasting up to ten days, and slaughtered while fully conscious after…

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April 28, 2020

Animal Equality Introduces New Initiative in Mexico to Ban Sale of Live Animals at Markets

In an effort to eliminate an immediate threat to public health in Mexico, Animal Equality, working with Mexican Senator Jesusa Rodriguez, has submitted a legislative initiative in the country that seeks to ban illegal…

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April 16, 2020

Animal Equality Continues to Push Back on USDA’s Controversial Slaughterhouse Rule

USDA INSPECTOR DESCRIBES FILTH AND MISTREATMENT AT “MODEL” HIGH-SPEED SLAUGHTERHOUSE Inspector Files Sworn Statement in Support of Legal Challenge to Pig Slaughter Deregulation PRESS RELEASE Rochester, NY: A New Trump administration rule that largely…

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April 9, 2020

U.S. Congressional Leaders Call For a Global Ban on Wildlife Markets and Trade

“Live wildlife markets, known as ‘wet’ markets, were linked to the 2003 SARS outbreak and are believed to be the source of the current COVID-19.”…

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April 9, 2020

How the COVID-19 Crisis is Affecting Farmed Animals Around the World

The increased interaction between humans and animals through wildlife trade, farming, deforestation and more is fostering the emergence of novel infectious diseases, like COVID-19. As we are living through these uncertain times and follow…