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November 16, 2018 - The Guardian

There's no such thing as humane meat or eggs. Stop kidding yourself

There's no such thing as humane meat or eggs. Stop kidding yourself
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Take cage-free eggs, for example. Just because the birds aren’t in cages doesn’t mean they’re healthy or happy. Cage-free birds have around the same total space per bird; they just live in a large shed with thousands of other birds. 

In this stressful environment, birds frequently peck each other so much that they lose feathers, bleed, and even die from what is effectively cannibalism caused by the birds’ high-density confinement. 

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