• Dehorning

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    Over a year ago

    Hey everyone! So I`ve been seeing a lot about companies that are dehorning dairy cows .. and i`m just wondering WHY they do this ..Like why do these companies think they should dehorn the cattle? . is it because they could be threatening to the workers or is it to just traumatize them? Either way , I know it is wrong .. but if someone could let me know , then it would be very helpful =)

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    Over a year ago

    Hey @Jasmine-lee,

    In modern factory farms, cows are kept in unnatural, stressful, and confined environments and are put in positions where they feel the need to defend themselves, so their horns are destroyed to prevent them from using these horns. Remember that the best way that you can help is by going vegan and asking everyone you know to do the same!

    P.S. LOVE your avatar pic. :)

    ~Annie from peta2.

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