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Chicken Intelligence

The mental abilities of animals—particularly birds—have traditionally been underestimated. However, as we take the time to study what birds are really like, their intelligence and complex lives become very obvious. Here’s what the experts say about chickens: Dr. Lesley Rogers, Professor of Zoology at University of New England, Australia “[I]t is now clear that birds …

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The Hidden Cost of Eggs

Compassion Over Killing’s Hard-Boiled Truth advertising campaign is aimed at educating consumers nationwide about the painful realities of egg production. Our newest ad, The Hidden Cost of Eggs, is now running in the Oct./Nov issue of Bust magazine and will soon appear in the fall issue of Ms. magazine. The text of the ad is …

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What’s Inside Your Egg Carton?

Compassion Over Killing’s Hard-Boiled Truth advertising campaign is aimed at educating consumers nationwide about the painful realities of egg production. Our newest ad, “What’s Inside Your Egg Carton?” (see ad and text below) is now running on the back cover of the Spring 2007 issue of Ms. magazine. In 2006, our “The Hidden Cost of …

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Egg-Free Baking 101

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A Compassion Over Killing Report: Animal Suffering in the Egg Industry

Download as a PDF document Summary In the United States, more than 300 million laying hens produce eggs, the majority of whom are confined in small, wire cages known as “battery cages.” These “battery hens” suffer from a number of debilitating welfare problems, including the thwarting of natural behaviors, bone weakness and breakage, feather loss, and …

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