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Sophie's Turkey Hug (Video) | Care2 Causes

Sophie's Turkey Hug (Video) | Care2 Causes

When the investigative team from Canadians for the Ethical Treatment of Food Animals went to a turkey farm to document the treatment of the animals, they never dreamed it would lead to the rescue of two baby turkeys. The following story and video are about Katie and Sophie, two domestic turkeys that represent the plight of every animal born on a commercial farm. The story is told by Twyla Francois, Head of Investigation for CETFA. “Just after co-investigator Olivier Berreville and I returned from a Granny’s Poultry turkey barn, where, contrary to company management assurances, we documented the same cruel and abusive loading of baby turkeys that we had two years prior (turkeys reach slaughter-weight at just a few months of age – they’re still blue-eyed and peeping). We trailed the terrified turkeys to Granny’s slaughterhouse in Blumenort, Manitoba feeling absolutely helple...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/sophies-turkey-hug-video.html

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