Chick on a farm

Animals in farming

Globally, more than 80 billion animals suffer on factory farms each year, with the vast majority cruelly confined to low-welfare farming systems.

Chicken on a farm, New Zealand

Factory farming

Low-welfare systems

We work tirelessly to ensure farmed animals live good lives by transforming the global food system and attitudes towards farm animal welfare.

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Chick on a farm, NSW, Australia

Farm animal cruelty

From painful mutilations to rough handling and slaughter at a young age – animals on factory farms suffer on many levels.

Fire in Brazil's Amazon rainforest

Environmental impact

Intensive animal agriculture causes billions of animals to suffer annually, and also causes significant harm to the environment.

Poultry farm

Public health

Approximately three-quarters of the world’s antibiotics are used in animals, most of which are living in miserable and unsanitary conditions on factory farms.

Vegan meal

Your food

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Your food choices can have a big impact on your health, the planet and farm animal welfare.

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Eat plant based

Consuming more plant-based protein and fewer animal products can have a big impact on your health, the planet and farm animal welfare.

Stopping the suffering of farm animals by:

  • Moving governments and global bodies to improve regulations to protect animals
  • Influencing debates that will shape the future of world farming.
  • Building public opposition to factory farming by exposing factory farming's contribution to antimicrobial resistance and pandemic risks 
  • Influencing financial Institutions adopt our sustainable farming policies 
  • Reducing demand for food from factory farms by moving people to switch to plant-based products
  • Exposing the negative impacts of animal feed production and trade to build opposition to factory farming.