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Animal Equality Sues Champion Petfoods Over ‘Wild Caught’ Fish Representations

Acana pet food is marketed with “wild-caught rainbow trout” despite strong evidence linking the ingredients to industrial fish…
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July 21, 2020

INVESTIGATION: Animal Equality Exposes Suffering on Brazilian Pig Farm

In footage captured by Animal Equality investigators in Brazil, animals raised for human consumption are shown being treated cruelly on industrial farms in Brazil.  THE DETAILS: The video, with a version narrated in Portuguese…

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July 17, 2020

China Announces Plans to Phase Out Sale of Live-Birds for Meat

China will gradually end sales of live chicken, ducks and other birds at markets amid COVID-19 concerns after a new outbreak was traced to a wholesale market.

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July 15, 2020

Zapopan Becomes First City In Mexico to Legally Protect Farmed Animals

On July 13, a new animal protection regulation was approved by the Government Council of Zapopan, Mexico that establishes protections for farmed animals and criminalizes farmed animal cruelty. These regulations are aligned with the…

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July 9, 2020

New Bill Seeks to Stop High-Speed Animal Slaughter, Meat Processing During COVID-19

Ultra-fast slaughter line speeds cause prolonged suffering for animals, and are a danger to workers and consumers.

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July 6, 2020

Animal Equality Asks FTC to Investigate Tyson for Misleading Product Claims

Tyson’s “humanely raised,” “natural,” and “environmentally responsible” marketing claims are false and deceptive.

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July 1, 2020

Colorado Bans Cruel Cages for Hens

BREAKING! Colorado governor has just signed a bill giving birds more space in the egg industry and eliminating the sale of eggs from farms that do not comply.

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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…