Animal Cage Laws Are Wrong Essay

2208 Words Apr 28th, 2015 9 Pages
Livestock cage laws I am going to prove that the new livestock cage laws are wrong. Gestation crates and farrowing crate are helpful and should not be banded. I believe that no matter what people think there are many benefits by using these pens. I am planning to give the reasons to keep them, and then give the counter thought and why it is weak. New cage laws would harm livestock because when hogs are pregnant, they attack other hogs, mother can also crash their piglets and chickens are in free range barns they do not need to be outside. It helps to understand how these laws came about. P.E.T.A and other animal rightists have been trying to push new cage laws for swine and laying hens for years. They think that this will help the animals; they want to give them more space and room to move in their pens. These laws do give them plenty of space to move around, but it will not have the positive effect that they think it will. They would not listen to the farms explanation for the cages being so small. They know what they want and they will not stop till they get it. P.E.T.A wants to get as many people to join their cause as possible no matter how they have to do it. So they take videos of different company farms to show the public what is going on, this draws thousands of people to their cause. However the people do not know that these videos are not always true, P.E.T.A will find a farm that they know is mistreating their livestock and then make it look like that is how…

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