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Activist in court for 'stealing' battery hens

Friday, 18 January 2008, 10:11 am | Christchurch Open Rescue

Open Rescue Collective activist Mark Eden is appearing in the Levin District Court at 10am today over burglary charges relating to the rescue of 20 battery hens from Turk's Poultry, an intensive egg farm in Foxton owned by Ron Turk. More >>

Activists Act for Ethical Eggs

Friday, 18 January 2008, 10:10 am | Christchurch Open Rescue

Christchurch Open Rescue has struck again opposing battery farming in the Canterbury region, rescuing 31 young hens from a life of caged misery. The action was carried out in solidarity with Mark Eden, an Open Rescue member in Wellington who is currently ... More >>

ChCh Rescue takes 37 hens out of life of misery

Monday, 8 October 2007, 8:59 am | Christchurch Open Rescue

The Christchurch Open Rescue collective has rescued 37 young hens from a Canterbury battery farm, saving them from living a life of misery in battery cages. The group is part of the wider Open Rescue network across New Zealand, which has rescued battery ... More >>