Yesterday (14th June), campaigners from across the globe united for the fifth annual Ban Live Exports: International Awareness Day.
Demanding justice for calves
Here in the UK, thousands took to Twitter to demand #JusticeForCalves and an end to cruel live exports. As a result of the current pandemic, we were unable to protest, so instead we took the internet by storm – a Twitterstorm, to be exact!
Every year, tens of thousands of farm animals exported from Britain – including thousands of unweaned calves – are forced to endure long, intolerable journeys for fattening and slaughter. They routinely experience pain, stress, overcrowding, exhaustion and dehydration.
...follow the link to read the article in full on the Ciwf website...