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News Section Icon Published 18/10/2022

EU Commission to speed up ban on cages in farming

The European Commission has decided to speed up its revision of the laws protecting farmed animals, as revealed in its work programme adopted today.

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News Section Icon Published 17/10/2022

EU ban on male chicks killing could soon become reality

During an EU ministerial meeting that took place earlier today in Brussels, nine EU countries called for an EU-wide ban on the systematic killing of male chicks. Their proposal was widely supported by ministers and the European Commission.

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News Section Icon Published 13/10/2022

World Cage Free Day 2022: Don’t stop me now!

On 13 October 2022, we celebrate World Cage Free Day for the third consecutive year now. A day that we soon hope to celebrate knowing that this obsolete and cruel practice is banned in the EU once and for all.

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News Section Icon Published 08/10/2022

EU urged to ban cruel octopus farming

This World Octopus Day, Compassion joins NGOs calling for EU octopus farming ban

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News Section Icon Published 05/10/2022

EU Commission confirms farm animal laws are outdated

The EU must update its outdated animal welfare laws, the European Commission concluded in its extensive legislative review published on 4 October 2022.

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