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July 30, 2020 - The Guardian (UK)

KFC admits a third of its chickens suffer painful inflammation

KFC admits a third of its chickens suffer painful inflammation
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Fast food giant praised for owning up to extent of footpad dermatitis, which can prevent birds from walking

Fast food giant KFC has laid bare the realities of chicken production after admitting to poor welfare conditions among its suppliers.

More than a third of the birds on its supplier farms in the UK and Ireland suffer from a painful inflammation known as footpad dermatitis that in severe cases can prevent birds from walking normally.

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