Each time Animal Equality carries out an undercover investigation into a farm or slaughterhouse, we bring to light shocking images that reveal the institutionalised suffering humans inflict on other animals.This work to expose the animal industries is essential to show the consuming public how farmed animals are bred and killed. Animal Equality rejects all animal use, and works to show society that a real, meaningful difference is within our hands. Each of us can make influencing decisions, decisions that can literally save lives. Please, help us now to continue our work to defend animals, make a donation now.
SPAIN, MAY 2015 - Blood Fiestas Cruelty
Animal Equality investigators have infiltrated dozens of bullfights in Spain, documenting the cruelty and suffering animals are submitted to.
Visit → Blood Fiestas 2015
ITALY, MAY 2015 - Shocking investigation into the Italian pig industry!
Animal Equality collaborates with an Italian TV program to show millions of people shocking cruelty in several Italian pig farms and slaughterhouses.
GERMANY, MAY 2015 - Organic Egg Farms Exposed!
Animal Equality presents a new investigation into two organic farms revealing shocking scenes of extreme animal suffering.
Visit → Organic Egg Farms Exposed
SPAIN, APRIL 2015 - Undercover Footage Coinciding with World Day for Animals in Laboratories
Animal Equality’s investigators have documented the practices carried out on mice at the Medical School of the Complutense University of Madrid.
ITALY, DECEMBER 2014 - The cruelty during transport to slaughter
Animal Equality documents the transport of lambs in Italy. The investigation is part of the successful "Save a lamb" campaign with which the organization managed to reduce the consumption of lamb meat in Italy in 2013 and 2014.
Visit → Save a Lamb 2014
GERMANY, DECEMBER 2014 - Shocking investigation into duck farms
Christmas - the season to be jolly? Definitely not for millions of ducks and geese, who face a gruesome death at Christmas time, just to end up as roast dinner on the plates of consumers. Just how agonizing their deaths actually are is shown by a new investigation conducted by Animal Equality.
Visit → GermanDuckFarms.com
GERMANY, AUGUST 2014 - The German Pig Industry Exposed
In every farm visited by the investigating team of Animal Equality they found major deficiencies in hygiene, alarming conditions and animal suffering. Photos of 5 pig fattening and piggery enterprises document the cruelties pigs and piglets are exposed to in this industry daily.
Visit → Bit.ly/gerpigfarm
SPAIN, MAY 2014 - Undercover investigation reveals cruelty inside rabbit farms
For over 2 years, Animal Equality investigators have infiltrated the rabbit meat industry in Spain. Two of the farms investigated are directly linked with restaurants in the UK.
Visit → Rabbit-Farms.org
ITALY, APRIL 2014 - the shocking cruelty to lambs raised for their meat in Italy exposed
Animal Equality investigation reveals once again, the shocking cruelty to lambs raised for their meat in Italy. The images show how lambs are slaughtered without prior stunning, and the horrible conditions in which they are raised on farms. The video also includes footage of how they are hung from their weak limbs, and weighed, just before sent to slaughter. This method can cause fractures and injuries.
Visit → http://bit.ly/SaveLamb2014
GERMANY, APRIL 2014 - An investigation reveals horrific truth within free-range egg industry
Animal Equality Germany reveals the cruelty inside free-range farms. Showing the reality of the birds whose lives are dedicated to the production of eggs.
Visit → http://bit.ly/FreeRange-AEde
CHINA, SEPTEMBER 2013 - Investigators infiltrate the dog and cat meat mafia
Animal Equality and Last Chance for Animals present unedited images from our joint investigation we carried out in the dog and cat markets in Wuhan, Taiping, Cong Hua and Nanhai, as well as images from two dog breeding and fattening farms, located in Jiaxiang and Jining, and a slaughterhouse in Zhanjiang.
Visit → VoicelessFriends.org
CHINA, APRIL 2013 - Inside Dog Abattoirs
Our investigators, who put themselves at risk to infiltrate slaughterhouses and dog meat businesses in Jiangmen and Zhanjiang, have obtained never-seen-before images and video footage revealing the horrors taking place each day to satisfy the demand for dog meat across China. The shocking images show terrified dogs kept in appalling conditions in the slaughterhouses before being brutally beaten with wooden clubs and stabbed to death in full view of other dogs who await their turn.
Visit → VoicelessFriends.org
ITALY, MARCH 2013 - The Short Life of Lambs
A new Animal Equality investigation reveals shocking torture to lambs raised for their meat in Italy. For over a year, undercover investigators have captured shocking footage never seen before by the Italian public. Every year, in Italy during the Easter Holidays, over 4 million lambs, sheep and goats are slaughtered. This is due to the consumption of this meat being a tradition to celebrate the holidays.
Visit → Save A Lamb
GERMANY, MARCH 2013 - Confinment and Suffering of chimpanzees at Schwaben Park
Animal Equality reveals the reality of the confinement and exploitation of chimpanzees at Schwaben Park, Germany. Over ten months, investigators have carried out detailed research and observations, and taken 500 minutes of video footage and 350 images to document the humiliating circus shows at the park, the monotony of the animals' daily lives, the cruel separation of infant chimpanzees from their mothers, and the impaired physical and psychological state of animals.
Visit → SchwabenParkRecherche.com
SPAIN, FEBRUARY 2013 - Cruelty exposed at a Macaque breeding and supply facility
Animal Equality reveals the shocking cruelty and suffering of macaques at the Camarles monkey farm, in Spain. Each year, between 1,500 and 2,000 macaques arrive at the centre from the island of Mauritius.On the island, wild monkeys are captured in baited forest cage traps and held in their thousands on mass breeding farms. Here they are confined in concrete enclosures, without vegetation or comforts.
Visit → AgainstAnimalTesting.org
SPAIN, DECEMBER 2012 - Shocking cruelty Exposed at Caracierzos Foie Gras Farm
Animal Equality investigation exposes cruel scenes of animal suffering at Caracierzos farm, the second foie gras farm with most production in Spain. This is the fourth investigation Animal Equality has presented during 2012 exposing the foie gras industry, in France and Spain.
Visit → FoieGrasFarms.org
FRANCE, JULY 2012 - Four Traditional Foie Gras Farms
Dozens of hours of video and audio, and more than 500 photographs obtained by Animal Equality document the shocking reality of life for ducks and geese confined and force-fed for foie gras production in France. Caracierzos farm, the second foie gras farm with most production in Spain. This is the fourth investigation Animal Equality has presented during 2012 exposing the foie gras industry, in France and Spain.
Visit → FoieGrasFarms.org
SPAIN, JULY 2012 - ‘Momotegui’ Foie Gras Farm
Olga Posse, the Owner of the foie gras farm ‘Momotegui’ admits that she kills the animals without stunning them. This way the animals will bleed to death much faster, as they are moving around and flapping their wings. Olga has stated that this process makes the foie gras, which is sold in Mugaritz, "higher quality".
Visit → FoieGrasFarms.org
SPAIN, JULY 2012 - Catalonian Foie Gras Farms
Animal Equality has documented the entire process of production of foie gras farms in Catalonia, from when the ducklings arrive from French hatcheries only a few hours old, to where they are subjected to the force-feeding process and finally killed.
Visit → FoieGrasFarms.org
ITALY, MAY 2012 - The Killing of Tuna
Each year, in Carloforte, Sardinia, hundreds of bluefin tunas are caught in traps while they migrate to their breeding ground and later slaughtered. Animal Equality, has documented both the natural behaviour of tunas underwater, and the plight of the bluefin tunas who are brutally killed. Blue fin tunas are able to feel pain and suffering like any other animal. This slaughter in Carloforte is a cruel practice that must stop immediately.
Visit → TheKillingOfTuna.org
THE UNITED KINGDOM, APRIL 2012 - East Anglian Pig Co.
Animal Equality's investigation spanned from December 2011 to January 2012. Our investigator worked at two different sites for a total of 29 days.Animal Equality proves once again that, regardless of whether a farm is labeled as being ‘higher welfare’, ‘Quality Assured’ or monitored by the RSPCA, there exists pain, suffering and exploitation on a huge scale.
Visit → BritishPorkIndustry.co.uk
SPAIN, FEBRUARY 2012 - El Escobar Farm
Animal Equality releases a shocking video with images filmed at a pig farm in El Escobar, located in Fuente Alamo in the Spanish region of Murcia. The video shows some of the most brutal scenes of violence against animals at farms that our Investigation Team has ever witnessed.
Visit → El Escobar Farm
THE UNITED KINGDOM, FEBRUARY 2012 - Harling Farm
Over 200 hours of footage and recorded conversations, and more than 300 photos documented in detail the mental anguish and suffering of pigs on the farm, and appalling scenes of violence. Following our undercover investigation two workers have been sentenced after pleading guilty to multiple counts of animal cruelty and sent to prison. More info about the case on Harling Farm Case.
Visit → BritishPorkindustry.co.uk
SPAIN, NOVEMBER 2011 - Ritual lamb slaughter on the ‘Feast of Sacrifice’
Animal Equality documented the ritual lamb slaughter on the ‘Feast of Sacrifice’ ('Eid al-Adha') or ‘Fiesta Grande’ ('Eid-al-Kebir') in Melilla, Spain. This gruesome slaughter of 6,000 animals was carried out in full view of locals, including children, and animals who were tied up waiting helplessly for their turn.
Visit → Eid-al-Kebir
SPAIN, SEPTEMBER 2011 - Spanish Zoos
Animal Equality's investigation team has carried out a year-long undercover investigation into the most important zoos in Spain. Several activists have documented the life of enslaved animals in these zoos through photos, videos and expert reports. Zoos, contrary to popular belief, are often little more than psychological torture and extermination centres for animals. Animals in zoos are caged for life and deprived of the opportunity to develop and fulfill the full range of their interests and needs. They lose control over their lives and the environment they live in. Social animals are often forced to live in the misery of solitary confinement. Animals who would prefer to live alone are often forced into close contact with others.
Visit → SpanishZoos.org
SPAIN, MARCH 2011 - The Killing of Minks
Activists from the Animal Equality Investigation Team have recorded for the first time in Spain the killing of minks. The images were taken in one of the largest mink farms in Spain, Eurozeltifur, which is located in Carral (Galicia). Most of the mink on fur farms are killed between November and December, except for the animals that are kept for breeding stock for the following year. These animals are killed in March and frozen for their pelts until the winter. They are gassed to death. Animal Equality has documented how minks are forced out of their cages by farmers and thrown violently into the gassing box. Seventy minks are crammed inside. Once inside, they can remain alive for over fifteen minutes, making desperate attempts to escape.
Visit → The Killing Of Minks
SPAIN, OCTOBER 2012 - Second Mink Farm investigation
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SPAIN, AUGUST 2010 - Bloody fiestas investigation in Tordesillas
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SPAIN, AUGUST 2010 - Bloody fiestas investigation in Amposta and Deltebre
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SPAIN, AUGUST 2010 - Bloody fiestas investigation in Leganés
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SPAIN, AUGUST 2010 - Bloody fiestas investigation in Segovia
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SPAIN, AUGUST 2010 - Bloody fiestas investigation in El Escorial
SPAIN, MAY 2010 - 172 Pig Farms investigated
Animal Equality presents an exhaustive investigation into Spanish pig farms, documenting the lives and deaths of pigs over a period of more than two years - from August 2007 until May 2010 - on farms and in slaughterhouses throughout Spain. This intensive work comprises the largest investigation into animal exploitation so far carried out in Spain. Sixty Animal Equality activists have physically entered a total of 172 pig farms in the regions of Andalusia, Aragon, Castilla Leon, Castilla Leon, Castilla La Mancha, Catalonia, Extremadura, Madrid, Murcia, Navarra, the Basque Country and Valencia. We have been infiltrated in the fourth largest pig farming sector in the world - only behind the USA, China and Germany - and recorded, amongst other events, how workers routinely kill pigs by slamming them against the floor or how pigs are hit, kicked or have fingers thrust into their eyes to force them to stand or walk.
Visit → Spanish Pig Farms
SPAIN, OCTOBER 2009 - Mink Farm investigation
Over the course of a year, Animal Equality activists have documented the lives and deaths of minks in the fur industry.
Visit → PielesAsesinato.com
SPAIN, SEPTEMBER 2009 - Bloody fiestas investigation in Tordesillas
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SPAIN, 2008 - Investigation into a rabbits slaughterhouse
Visit → Rabbits Slaughterhouse
SPAIN, 2008 - Investigation into a lamb slaughterhouse
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SPAIN, 2008 - Investigation into a cow slaughterhouse
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SPAIN, 2008 - Investigation into a pig slaughterhouse
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