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Are free-range hens really free?

The following article is by SAFE guest blogger Shawn Bishop, who runs an animal sanctuary in Matakana that rehabilitates injured native birds and offers a safe, loving home to a variety of animals. Through an arrangement with farmers Shawn has rescued many battery hens who, due to being at the end of their ‘useful life’ …

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The positive side of free range?

Working as an animal rights campaigner for SAFE often makes you wonder whether you are making a difference. Animal exploitation is so widespread that you can’t help but question whether all your efforts are actually bringing about some benefit for the animals you are trying to help. Working in animal rights also means that complete …

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