MEPs urge to abandon live animal transport

Brussels 06.12.2021 After 18 months of fact-finding, Parliamentā€™s committee of inquiry into the protection of animals during transport adopted its conclusions and recommendations. šŸ†•Animal welfare: @EP_AnimalTran MEPs urge a shift from live to meat-and-carcass transport. Next āž”ļø vote in January 2022 #EPlenaryPress release ā¤µļøhttps://t.co/8ChZvvyTCE — ANIT Committee Press (@EP_AnimalTran) December 2, 2021 Parliamentā€˜s inquiry into…

#QueenHind shipwreck “Commission failure”

‘Two days after a tragedy where over 14,000 sheep perished during transport by sea, the outgoing Commission sent us an insensitive response to a complaint regarding an Irish livestock vessel’ reads the statement of theĀ Compassion in World FarmingĀ organisation. ā€œThis is clear evidence that the outgoing Commission failed in its duty of care for animal welfare;…

Circus elephant killed in Spain

One elephant died and two others were injured when a circus truck carrying five of the animals crashed in southeastern Spain, official sources confirmed. Sad news! Elephant dies from accident in circus lorry, two more elephants were injured. The accident occurred on a highway in Spain on Monday. https://t.co/rzHCQN6h5b — FOUR PAWS (@fourpawsint) April 3,…