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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…
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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…

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April 8, 2020

Progress: Shenzhen Bans Dog, Cat, and Wild Animal Meat

The measure will result in a hefty fine for anyone caught eating dog, cat or wild animal meat, or selling wild animals.

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April 6, 2020

Experts Sound the Alarm on Wet Markets as Petition Soars Past 260,000 Signatures

Join the growing number of experts in calling for a global BAN on wet markets. Sign our petition NOW!…

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April 3, 2020

Vita’s Story: From a Dog Slaughterhouse to a Loving Home

Investigators recount the moment they rescued Vita from the dog meat trade. Her story will move you to tears.

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April 2, 2020

Animal Equality Launches Global Campaign To Ban Wet Markets

Citing public health and safety, Animal Equality has launched a worldwide campaign and petition calling on the United Nations (UN) to immediately close wet markets across the globe. Not only do these markets pose…

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March 12, 2020

Appeal Challenges Arkansas’ Unconstitutional ‘Ag-Gag’ Law

Arkansas' anti-whistleblower law hides abuse from the public, but we're working to put and end to it!…

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February 20, 2020

Animal Equality Urges Criminal Charges for Babyhell Atrocities

Last week, based on the findings of our 2019 Babyhell investigation, a letter was sent to the local prosecutor’s office in Butler County, Nebraska, on behalf of Animal Equality, urging prosecutors to launch a…

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February 19, 2020

Investigation: Animal Sacrifice Continues at Gadhimai Temple

A new investigation from Animal Equality reveals thousands of animals were again mutilated and slaughtered in 2020 at a Gadhimai festival event. THE DETAILS: On January 15, 2020, thousands of animals were sacrificed at…