USA: USDA Shutters Calf Slaughter Plant in New Jersey in Wake of HSUS Investigation.

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USDA Shutters Calf Slaughter Plant in New Jersey in Wake of HSUS Investigation

Undercover investigation reveals abusive handling and inhumane slaughter

Shrewsbury, N.J. – The U.S. Department of Agriculture reacted strongly to a complaint filed by The Humane Society of the United States, ordering Catelli Bros. of Shrewsbury to suspend its operations on Friday for egregious inhumane handling of calves in violation of federal law.

The USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service withdrew its federal inspectors, which are required for slaughter operations. The HSUS commended the agency for its enforcement action, and called on USDA to close a loophole in federal policy that allows the slaughter of “downed” veal calves—those too sick or injured to walk on their own—and does not give calves the same protections as adult cattle.

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2 comments on “USA: USDA Shutters Calf Slaughter Plant in New Jersey in Wake of HSUS Investigation.

  1. Pingback: You know how people from NJ are generally known for being assholes? Welp, Our Humane Society People Stepped into Rid of a Few Of em this week…. | Sunset Daily

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