23 May '12, 6am

Lawsuit Seeks Justice for 50,000 Abandoned Hens | Care2 Causes

Lawsuit Seeks Justice for 50,000 Abandoned Hens | Care2 Causes

At the end of February an anonymous tip lead authorities to the discovery of nearly 50,000 egg-laying hens who had been left for dead at a farm in Stanislaus County, Calif., that was rented by A&L Poultry. Officials estimated they had been left without food or water for over two weeks. About one a third of the hens had already died of starvation by the time they were found and thousands more had to be euthanized upon discovery because they were in such bad shape. Fortunately, kind rescuers from Animal Place , Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary and Farm Sanctuary stepped in to save almost 4,500 of the hens and took on the daunting task of providing emergency care, cleaning them up and nursing them back to health in what was the largest farm animal rescue in the state’s history. The three groups have filed a complaint in the Stanislaus County Superior Court against A&L Poultry’s ...

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