Guest Blogged by Annette Fisher
Happy Trails Farm
From Chesney’s story we can imagine the conditions in CAFOs, as Ms. Fisher implores: “Think of the animals such as those on factory farms — chickens in battery cages, pigs in gestation crates, geese being force-fed with tubes on foi gras farms, small baby calves used for veal and chained to small calf hutches, and so on.” There is a better, healthier, kinder way to eat or to entertain ourselves.
Posted in Animals, Environment, Food & Farming, Guest Blogger
Tagged animal cruelty, annette fisher, CAFOs, chesney tribute former cockfighting rooster, chicken fights, cockfighting, factory farms, homo sapiens insanitus
Tracy Murphy has a smile that literally radiates love – love of life, love of humanity, love of animals – everything. It is a smile you can read at night by. She is an animal rights activist from Cheektowaga, NY, which is just outside Buffalo. Recently this good and decent woman became incensed at the presence in that city of the Ringling Brothers, Barnum and Bailey Circus.