3 Reasons Why Farm Sanctuaries Are Vital to the Animal Rights Movement
An Animal Rights Article from All-Creatures.org


January 2015

Farm animal sanctuaries are vital to the animal rights movement. Following are three reasons why [images are from Woodstock Animal Sanctuary].

1. Sanctuaries give life to to thousands of chickens, cows, pigs, horses and other farm animals who knew nothing but neglect, deprivation, abuse, mutilation and confinement.

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2. Farm sanctuaries enable people who eat and wear animals to bond with them, which can – and does -influence many to leave animals off their plates and out of their closets.

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Jenny Brown and Doug Abel, the co-founders of Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary in upstate New York, have shared the stories of many of the animals to whom given refuge.

3. Farm sanctuaries serve as a “recharging station” for activists who work to protect them through vegan outreach, protests, lobbying and other forms of advocacy.

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Please learn more about the life-saving work of Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary and consider making a contribution.

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