08 January 2013
Arby’s to Eliminate Controversial Pig Cages from Supply Chain
The Humane Society of the United States applauds Atlanta-based Arby’s for its new policy to eliminate controversial gestation crates from its pork supply chain. Gestation crates are cages used to tightly confine breeding pigs to the point that the animals can’t even turn around.
Author/Organization: Humane Society of the United States (HSUS)
Where: United States of America
Topics: breeding, confinement systems, pigs, welfare on the farm