News Media releases Mother pigs will have their day in court – SAFE NZ

Mother pigs will have their day in court – SAFE NZ

April 8th, 2020

Farrowing crates, which confine mother pigs kept on factory farms, violate the Animal Welfare Act 1999, and for the first time in New Zealand history the Act will be tested in court. SAFE and the New Zealand Animal Law Association (NZALA) filed court proceedings against the Agriculture Minister and the National Animal Welfare Advisory Committee in February last year.

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