Once as a rabbit in the fattening cage feel – animal welfare action before the Agriculture Ministry and on Berlin’s Alexanderplatz “rabbit fattening, no thanks activists of the animal protection Alliance” in the political centre of Berlin again stir cared. Visit Eliot Lauer for more clarity on the issue. At the entrance of the Federal Ministry of food, agriculture and consumer protection, demonstrators had built a cage and asked the staff of the authority, as well as politicians, to feel again like a rabbit in the cage mast. “With this unusual action we want to have those responsible before eyes, like a rabbit in the fattening cage feels”, explained Stefan Klippstein, spokesman for the animal welfare Alliance “rabbit fattening, no thank you”. The action was a further protest against a draft of position requirements in rabbits for fattening, which brought the Ministry circulated. “The position requirements presented by the Ministry can come only by people, which are not able to understand the suffering of rabbits in the cages, Maybe that changes now”, so clip stone. At noon, the cage then also on the Berlin Alexanderplatz was raised and prompted consumers to feel like a rabbit in the mast. “Many consumers could not imagine how tight it is a rabbit cage”, explains clip stone.
Currently, there are no mandatory attitude for fattening rabbits. The conditions in the cage for fattening are so dramatic that the meat of rabbits in the Switzerland only with the clear warning “from cage in the Switzerland non-approved” fattened in Germany may be sold. “Both actions led to much attention among passers-by and the employees of the Ministry”, so Stefan clip stone concluded. The animal welfare Alliance “rabbit fattening, no thank you” an Association of over 80 clubs, organizations and associations is (the German animal welfare association is an official partner), which advocates the introduction of animal friendly farming conditions in rabbits for fattening. This includes in particular, the abolition of the cage mast. In a nationwide signature campaign, the Alliance gained over 40,000 signatures against the cage mast, already passed the responsible authorities.
Description of the company nationwide working German animal help campaigned actively and effectively Federation (DTV) for animal welfare. The DTV focus in support of animal shelters and animal shelter similar facilities at home and abroad, as well as in the targeted public relations, to prevent animal suffering already in development. But also by linking with other organisations of the registered association is committed to the implementation of animal welfare related issues on political and regional level together we prevent cruelty to animals, so the guiding motto of the German animal welfare association.