13 Apr '12, 7pm

Horrific Conditions for Factory Farmed Chickens Exposed | Care2 Causes

I know there are many people who think, "Oh, they're just dumb chickens." However, I have had many small flocks of chickens and have been amazed at how they can be perceptive, affectionate, clever, friendly. I had one little hen that traveled with me, came when she was called, picked food off my teeth, ticks off my body, was absolutely fearless, even intimidated my ferret! When hundred of chickens are crammed into a small area, fed nasty food, and treated with no respect whatsoever, they are obviously not at their best. When people eat eggs or meat from chickens that have been abused or have led miserable lives, I believe that the misery, fear, paranoia, and anxiety is transmitted, transferred, thus explaining many of the problems in this society.

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/horrific-conditions-for-facto...

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care2.com 14 Apr '12, 5pm

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BP Meeting in London As Gulf Suffers | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 13 Apr '12, 2am

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Save Our Oceans, Save Ourselves | Care2 Causes

Save Our Oceans, Save Ourselves | Care2 Causes

care2.com 13 Apr '12, 11pm

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