Pigs Repeatedly Shot in the Head; PETA Seeks Federal Probe

PETA has obtained U.S. Department of Agriculture reports revealing violations of federal law at Verschoor Meats in Sioux City. In response, the group sent a letter this morning calling on the U.S. attorney for the Northern District of Iowa to review these violations of the Humane Methods of Livestock Slaughter Act and, as appropriate, file criminal charges against the facility and the staff responsible for repeatedly shooting four pigs in the head, leaving them severely injured. On August 25, a federal...

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