United Poultry Concerns
||January 12, 2000
Law Proposed in Washington State to Help Protect Hens |
Update 3/6/2001: Washington State Hen Legislation Defeated
Dear Compassionate Friend of All Animals...
Every night, without fail, Sylvia, one of the little hens from the
Egg Farm rescue, chooses to sleep on a soft dog bed in our rehab house,
inbetween our sanctuary dogs and cats. Together, they sleep the night
away, snuggled together. The little hen has chronic foot problems, so she
placed in the chicken barn. There is never any threat that the dogs or
will hurt this tiny, 2 lb. chicken. It is such peace to witness. By the
that's Lilly, our paralyzed cat on the left, Sylvia, and Sadie, a
rescued Collie, on the right.
Photo by Pasado's Safe Haven
Sylvia never deserves to suffer. Just like the dogs or cats she shares
When we rescued 1000 starving hens, including Sylvia, last March, we
couldn't feel any sense of peace until we changed the laws in this state
assure that the thousands of little hens who starved to death, who we
couldn't help, were vindicated.
On January 2nd, representatives from Pasado's Safe Haven met with
Representative Sandra Romero, who many of you will remember as the
of The Pasado Law. She agreed to take our suggestions and write them
the first legislation that would demand more humane treatment of
PLEASE go to: www.pasadosafehaven.org/egg_hen_legislation.htm
You will find everything to easily write your legislators.
These letters are needed NOW.
They may not be dogs or cats, but they can sense comfort and pain, just
every living creature. Please, help them live a better life?
For the animals,
Pasado's Safe Haven
United Poultry Concerns. January 12, 2000
United Poultry Concerns, Inc.
PO Box 150
Machipongo, VA 23405-0150
(Law Proposed in Washington State to Help Protect Hens )