How do down feathers often make it into pillows, comforters, and jackets?
Terrified, screaming birds are grabbed by their wings and pinned by their necks as workers painfully tear their feathers from their bodies, often leaving gaping wounds that are sewn shut without any pain relief.
Copyright Friedrich Mülln
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