Day: December 14, 2022

Netherlands: NVWA To Investigate Mistreatment of Pigs During Transport.

The Dutch Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA) will investigate the mistreatment of pigs during transport following undercover images obtained by animal rights organization Varkens in Nood. The footage shows pigs being kicked, beaten and assaulted with a stun gun as they are transported. A spokesperson for NVWA confirmed the investigation after a report by RTL Nieuws, which the authority will treat as a case of “animal abuse.”

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Dutch authorities investigating abused pigs after animal rights group record secret footage | NL Times

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