11 December 2012
Why intensive turkeys go lame
Turkeys have been bred to grow large, meaty bodies, as quickly as possible. We know that modern industrially farmed turkeys are now so heavy and develop so much breast muscle that reproduction is done by artificial insemination.
Author/Organization: Compassion in World Farming (CIWF)
Topics: animal health, breeding, genetic , pain/injury/harm, turkeys