A Rare Peek into the Lives of Factory Farmed Hens

In 2010, Jo-Anne McArthur, a photojournalist and the founder of We Animals Media, joined activists with the international animal protection organization Animal Equality as they entered a farm in Spain through an unlocked door. Inside, they found 160,000 egg-laying hens housed in crowded, filthy cages. They were able to rescue five individual hens, to be placed with a sanctuary for the rest of their lives. 

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