Farm Animal Fact Sheets
The Animal Welfare Institute prepares brief fact sheets on a variety of topics related to the use of animals in agriculture. Each of the following fact sheets is available as a downloadable PDF.
- Animal Welfare Standards: A Comparison of Industry Guidelines and Independent Labels (chart)
- Comparison of Different Farming Systems -- Laying Hens
- Comparison of Different Farming Systems -- Gestating Sows
- Consumer Perceptions of Farm Animal Welfare
- Food Label Guide
- How to Fight a Factory Farming Operation in Your Area
- Misuse of Antibiotics in Agriculture
- Poll on Animal Raising Claims Used on Meat Packaging
- Poll on the Welfare of Chickens Raised for Meat
- Poll on Free Range and Humanely Raised Label Claims
- Welfare of Chickens Raised for Meat
- Welfare of Dairy Cattle
- What’s “Dual Production,” and Why Is It a Bad Thing?