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Nearly 50,000 Hens Abandoned at Farm | Care2 Causes

Nearly 50,000 Hens Abandoned at Farm | Care2 Causes

An anonymous tip lead authorities to the discovery of almost 50,000 hens who were left for dead at a Stanislaus County farm rented by A&L Poultry in California. Officials estimated that they were left without food for more than two weeks. About a third of the hens had already died of starvation when the Stanislaus Animal Services Agency arrived and more had to be euthanized because they were in such bad shape. A&L Poultry’s owner, Andy Keung Cheung, reportedly ran out of money to feed them, and issued a statement to FOX40 : A&L Poultry has been in the process of arranging the shut down of its egg production operations utilizing the industry’s business practices and standards. An attempt to arrange for delivery of the chickens to a third party in order to avoid the usual business practice of euthanizing the chickens resulted in an unacceptable situation A&L Poultry did not ...

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