Take Heart!

Christian Vegetarian Association
Update Newsletters
ake Heart!

Take Heart Contents
| Animal Issues | Articles | Athletes | Bible | Children | Devotionals | Environment | Food | Health | Humor | OpinionPoetry | Quotations | Recipes |

Christian Vegetarian Association Presents:
Take Heart!

Another Case of Abuse on Egg Farm Exposed

One of the biggest egg producers in the state of California, Gemperle Enterprises, is the target of an investigation of animal abuse due to the release of an undercover video by the animal advocacy group Mercy for Animals. The video shows workers breaking the hens' wings or legs, stomping on them, and even wringing their necks but failing to kill them. "I don't think any person with a conscience or a soul can look at that video that we just saw and see that in any way, shape or form acceptable," said Democratic Assemblyman Lloyd Levine of Woodland Hills.

To read the full article please visit http://abclocal.go.com/kgo/story?section=news/iteam&id=6126577

It's crucial to realize that this case reflects how 95% of eggs are produced in this country. This widespread abuse reflects the little reverence, compassion and respect we show for animals, the result of God's creativity. As long as we keep supporting such exploitation, we are failing miserably at our sacred task of being good stewards of God's Creation. 

Your question and comments are welcome

Copyright 2008 © Christian Vegetarian Association. All rights reserved.

| Home Page | Bibliography | Books, T-shirts, Etc. | Community | Contact Us | CVA Board | CVA Videos | Essays and Coloring Book | Honoring God's Creation | How to Help | Links | Membership | Mission | Podcast | Take Heart | Vegetarianism's Benefits |

This site is hosted and maintained by
The Mary T. and Frank L. Hoffman Family Foundation.