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It’s time to End the Cage Age

Caging animals causes some of the most extreme suffering that takes place on factory farms. Animal Equality has…
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28th February, 2019

Animal Equality condemns lenient sentences for farm workers filmed violently beating pigs

We filmed workers on Fir Tree Farm in Lincolnshire kicking pigs in the face, jabbing them with pitchforks and slamming gates on their heads. Today in Grimsby Magistrates Court, three men received…

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26th February, 2019

Help us achieve a Better Deal for Animals after Brexit

Brexit poses a threat to essential animal welfare laws and we need your help to ensure that animals don’t lose vital legal protections when Britain leaves the European Union. Under…

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31st January, 2019

Third conviction for violent abuse filmed on a Lincolnshire pig farm

Last year we filmed workers on Fir Tree farm violently abusing the vulnerable pigs in their care. Today in Grimsby Magistrates Court, one farm worker pleaded guilty to animal cruelty offences, joining…

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21st December, 2018

Christmas cruelty: Turkeys eaten alive on award-winning farm

Extreme suffering and cannibalism has been revealed on an Essex farm which supplies ‘English Rose’ turkeys to high-end retailers, local butcher shops and pubs. Harrowing scenes of suffering on an…

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23rd November, 2018

Guilty! Pig farm workers convicted of animal cruelty

Today two men pleaded guilty to animal cruelty offences which took place while they were employed at Fir Tree Farm in Lincolnshire. The convictions result from an investigation by Animal Equality, which captured footage…

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21st November, 2018

Victory! Tate Modern drops cruel foie gras from its menu

Tate Modern has confirmed it will remove foie gras from its upcoming Christmas menu after a campaign by Animal Equality. Last week, the actor and activist Peter Egan joined campaigners outside the Tate Modern…

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15th November, 2018

Harrowing scenes of ducks and geese being force-fed filmed on a farm in France

Animal Equality recently visited a foie gras farm to witness the production of the cruel ‘delicacy’ first hand. To our amazement, many farms in France offer public tours, open to families. We were welcomed…

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30th October, 2018

Three men Animal Equality exposed abusing pigs charged with animal cruelty offences

The workers, named as Artis Grogprkevs, 31, from Goxhill; Gavin Hardy, 39, from South Killingholme, and Troy Wagstaff, 30, from Grimsby, will appear in court next month. All three men have been charged with…

Peter Egan delivers 100,000 names demanding a #FoieGrasFreeGB to the Prime Minister

20th September, 2018

Peter Egan delivers 100,000 names demanding a #FoieGrasFreeGB to the Prime Minister

Actor and animal advocate Peter Egan joined Animal Equality outside Downing St earlier this week to deliver 100,000 signatures to the Prime Minister, demanding a foie gras import ban post-Brexit.

Thandie Newton and Dev Patel join 100,000 Brits calling for a #FoieGrasFreeGB

18th September, 2018

Thandie Newton and Dev Patel join 100,000 Brits calling for a #FoieGrasFreeGB

Actor Dev Patel, famous for his roles in Slumdog Millionaire and Skins, and Emmy-award winning Westworld star Thandie Newton, have added their voices to a campaign calling for a #FoieGrasFreeGB. They join over 100,000…

Disturbing scenes uncovered on Italian egg farm

14th September, 2018

Disturbing scenes uncovered on Italian egg farm

Animal Equality has released disturbing scenes of mite-infested hens suffering inside filthy cages on an egg farm in Italy. Our investigators found: Hens and eggs completely infested with red mites Decaying corpses left in…

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24th August, 2018

Brutal force-feeding of calves filmed on Waitrose organic dairy farm

Shocking scenes of distressed calves being brutally handled and force-fed have been filmed on an organic dairy farm that supplies Waitrose supermarkets.

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30th July, 2018

Breaking! Violence and neglect filmed on a Red Tractor approved pig farm

Harrowing scenes of violence and neglect have been filmed on a Red Tractor certified pig farm in Bedfordshire. Rosebury Farm in Dunstable is the sixth Red Tractor approved pig farm that Animal Equality has…

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3rd July, 2018

Support for a #FoieGrasFreeGB continues to rise

An overwhelming majority of Brits support a foie gras import ban – 79% of those who expressed an opinion – according to a YouGov poll conducted in June 2018*. This is up from 77%…