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Pigs kept in 'shocking conditions'

An international animal welfare investigation has found that pigs in farms across Europe are being kept in cruel, inhumane conditions which it claims are both illegal and immoral.

Compassion in World Farming sent undercover video teams into pig farms in several countries and came back with what they call "shocking images" such as these filmed in Germany.


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