It’s so easy, it’s so necessary, it’s so healthful for your body & you will be able to sleep at night, knowing you are NOT contributing to their pain & suffering. In another shocking incident, a manager stabbed a cow with no anesthesia in a misguided attempt to treat a stomach malady. I would think Nestle wouldn’t want to ruin their reputation by being part of the selected group of abusers. In a statement released shortly after the undercover video was released, Nestlé claimed to have cut ties with Martin Farms. PEOPLE, PLEASE GO VEGAN! Cows are affectionate mothers and share the responsibility of watching over their playful calves with other females in the herd. Sowell, B. F., J. C. Mosley & J. G. P. Bowman (2000). Treatment of cows in the dairy industry Dairy products are among the most frequently consumed animal products worldwide. The most important way you can help sentient cows & the calves that are torn from their sides? Available at https://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/digestive-diseases/lactose-intolerance [08.03.2018]. However, a significant number of cows are improperly stunned and left to bleed to death while fully conscious. Cows seen grazing outside are typically beef cattle or young dairy cows before their first calving. Kwan, C. Sweeney et al. The separation is traumatic for both the mother and her calf. Imagina o trauma? They are owned by direct descendents of the Nazis by the way, of the Men who funded the Nazis rather. Like humans, cows gestate for nine months. FAOSTAT Statistics Database. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (2017). As painful as the footage is, it depicts the typical activities at a factory farm. This is disgraceful, endemic and must be stopped. 2007;16:467–476. As a result of this breeding, the average milk yield per cow has risen dramatically over the years. Mr Smith told The Independent: “I am aware there are allegations, relating to the treatment of dairy cows, made against employees of a company of which I am one of six directors. Nestle are one of the biggest offenders in Palm Oil production & the destruction of the Rainforest & Orangutans. No human has the right to abuse or mistreat or torture any animal. we do not own this planet..we must learn to share it..humans have become arrogant..we must become more compassionate, The nestle ceo is a disgusting and vile human… so this doesn’t surprise me at all unfortunately… so it only shows that we need to boycott all nestle products for here on out! É muito sofrimento e tortura, quanta dor. Please stop any abuse towards these wonderful friendly smart animals they deserve to be treated with respect and kindnes. Stay up to date with what’s happening at ProVeg! NOT AWE WE CUT TIES SORRY ITS NOT THAT CUT AND DRIED. Our mission to reduce animal consumption and transform the global food system is more relevant than ever. A cow's natural lifespan is about 25 years, but cows used by the dairy industry are killed after only four or five years. Available at http://www.fao.org/faostat/en/#data/QL [07.03.2018], Eurostat (2017): Slaughtering in slaughterhouses – annual data. Workers kicked, stomped on and hit cows, or sprayed them in the face with scalding water just to make them move faster. BOYCOTT ALL THE BIG MULTI INTERNATIONAL!!!!!! Dairy products are among the most consumed animal product around the globe, with more than 110 kg per person consumed each year, most of it in European countries or North America.15. 2013; 105:616-623. Di Nicolo K (2006): Studie zum zusätzlichen Eintrag von Hormonen in die menschliche Nahrungskette durch das Schlachten von trächtigen Rindern in der Europäischen Union am Beispiel von Luxemburg und Italien. COK handed the evidence over to the Pennsylvania State Police and the Franklin County District Attorney, and is calling for swift legal action against Martin Farms. How many more videos showing evidence of brutality do we need before those responsible for inflicting pain and suffering are held accountable for their actions? Kroenke C.H., M.L. Dehorning is a painful procedure in which the nerve endings and blood vessels from which the horns grow are burned off, usually without anaesthetic. The Veterinary Record 136, no. Their other main pastime is rumination, during which they lie down and rest. I’m angry, upset and horrified that this is happening right here in the U.S.A. where we have agencies who are suppose to protect and inspect places like that. This is also reflected in the increasing demand for non-dairy milk. Ashamed of been human, I know stopped eating meat it doesn’t really make a difference. Available at http://www.sueddeutsche.de/wissen/tierschlachtung-mit-viel-liebe-getoetet-1.2429399 [03.01.2017]. Between 10% and 20% of cows are pregnant when they are slaughtered.12 13 14 Because the stunning bolt affects only the mother cows, in many cases the unborn calves are conscious during the ordeal. The men that do such cruelty are heartless! These horrible people should be made to pay for there cruelty to these gentle animals , how wwere these people brought up , makes me mad to the core . Dairy products are among the most frequently consumed animal products worldwide. Cows are extremely inquisitive and intelligent animals. We aren’t going away. The rest of the year, they usually live in either tie stalls or cubicles. So where’s the petition for Nestle to stop using palm oil? Reading this has made me feel sick to my core. These conditions are so restrictive that, for much of their lives, cows in tie stalls are unable to walk, turn around, groom, look to the side, or interact with other herd members in a natural way. Like their bull brothers, cows grow horns. This means a reduction of -2.16 treatment days (-68%), hence resulting in less antibiotics. Galen said it is in the self interest of dairy farmers to treat their cows well. Supply and demand, folks. Open sores, scaldings, stompings, primitive attempts to “treat” an animal with 4 stomachs, cruelty and torture in the guise of farming? Ask to speak to the auction’s veterinarian and stay with her until you are satisfied she’s been taken care of. After watching this I stop eating cheese. But where the Hell is the petition to have Martin Farms shut down for animal cruelty! Fuck Nestle. Animal welfare standards exist to protect cows on dairy farms across Australia and regulated by state authorities.