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Lammie, a 39-year old female elephant, lives a lonely existence at the Johannesburg Zoo in South Africa. HSI Africa and partner groups: The EMS Foundation and the Elephant Reintegration Trust, have located a suitable sanctuary that will approximate a wild-like setting, won’t offer any human-elephant interactions, and is graciously willing to offer Lammie a forever home with a group of elephants who would become her new family.  Urge the Johannesburg Zoo to close the elephant exhibit and rehome Lammie to the best available sanctuary.







Received anonymously: During the night of November 29-30, flames almost completely destroyed an empty barn at a chicken farm in Altenwahlingen (Lower Saxony). The barn, which can house up to 40,000 chickens, was due to be repopulated the following week. “Stop Capitalism” and “ALF” were found painted on the building.

Received anonymously from Unoffensive Animal: 25th November, Midlands UK After making our way through the fence we entered the first barn where we took 15 hens from. It was filthy, smelly and hard to breath in, many of the hens were suffering from scaley leg mites, respiratory infections and one with suspected sour crop. Windows were …

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Received anonymously: Just rescued… 15 rats from breeder in Barcelona Spain. One has already gone to good home

Received anonymously: A toilet at McMurder in Landskrona, Sweden got sabotaged. The piping in the sink got stuffed with paper towel, something that’ll cost them money to fix. The walls were sprayed with messages like ‘Die animal abusers’, ‘meat is murder’ and ALF-logos. Smash speciesism – kill animal abusers! DEFEND ANIMALS

Received anonymously: On the night of December 1-2, Johan Dalèn, CEO of Swedish Mink, got his cars and his house sprayed with paint. His mailbox was also stolen. Johan has the highest position within the Swedish mink industry. Messages was left on his house wall: ‘Avskum’, which means ‘scumbag’ in Swedish. Some of the messages …

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According to an anonymous report on, several hunting towers, traps and feeders were destroyed by the Animal Liberation Front in Seine et Marne (France). “ALF” and “Stop speciesism” was painted at the site.

Received anonymously: UK ALF liberated 5 turkeys destined for slaughter at Christmas time from a Midlands Farm in the UK. They are now happy, safe and free. From an Anonymous collective!

Received anonymously from Unoffensive Animal (click here for video): 40 Game birds Liberated & Cages & Nets Destroyed. On 2 Separate Occasions, Kent (UK) Saboteurs Discovered Cages that were used to hold Game Birds for Shooting. It’s safe to say that these Beings now have a second chance at life & The Cages wont be holding anyone else captive …

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Received anonymously: Two toilets were vandalised at a KFC in Stockholm, Sweden. Piping was stuffed with paper towel, a toilet got stuffed as well, this will cost them a lot of money as they’ll have to hire plumbers. On one of the toilets the seat and lid was ripped off. This may be a small …

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translation of anonymous report from Barrikade: During the night of Wednesday, November 21, we attacked the Meinen butcher shop in Mattenhof and the Lehmann butcher shop in Länggasse, Bern. With the broken windows and the slogans left behind, we want to make our anger at the slaughter of animals visible. Every day, animals are bred, humiliated, …

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Received anonymously from Unoffensive Animal: 12 chickens liberated from the jaws of the slaughterhouse at Valencian region, Spain. (19/11/2018) A dead truck was almost arriving to the slaughterhouse. We took advantage of some circumstances that allowed us to liberate some of the animals. Unfortunately, one died due to the horrible conditions and suffering they went through their …

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Received anonymously: A toilet was sabotaged at MacDonalds Hälla, Västerås, Sweden. This is an easy form om aktivism, the toilest have no cameras! Much can be done that cost the animal abusing scum alot of money! Until All Are Free ALF is here to stay!

Received anonymously: On November 3 in Krakow a hunting shop was graffitied and its lock filled with glue. November 3 is the feast of Saint Hubertus, the patron saint of hunters.

                Received anonymously: France, Belgium, Switzerland. During the night between the 8th november and the 9th november, 117 activists wrecked, destroyed, burned 118 hunting towers, 10 hunter’s house, dozens of traps, 1 breeding farm, and set free 31 animals. French: Dans la nuit du jeudi 8 novembre 2018 …

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Received anonymously from Unoffensive Animal: 8 chickens due for slaughter were liberated and taken to safety. They will now live out the rest their lives in peace free from suffering.


Number of animals murdered since you opened this page. They do not include the millions of animals killed in laboratories, fur farms, animal shelters, zoos, marine parks, or circuses. Nor do they include the animals killed by human negligence, blood sports, abuse, or extermination attempts.

0 chickens
0 ducks
0 pigs
0 rabbits
0 turkeys
0 geese
0 sheep
0 goats
0 cows and calves
0 rodents
0 pigeons and other birds
0 buffaloes
0 horses
0 donkeys and mules
0 camels and other camelids