The plight and delight of chickens is on dramatic display in the Washington DC Metro Area, where 100 King-Size UPC Bus Posters are hitting the
streets of the nation’s capital and throughways of Northern Virginia and Maryland in honor of International Respect for Chickens Day, May 4 th and May as International Respect for Chickens Month.
“Give a Cluck” features UPC sanctuary roosters Rhubarb and Mr. Frizzle with a photograph of young female broiler chickens who are about
to die in a chicken slaughter plant inVirginia.
“Give a Cluck” is UPC’s third King-Size Bus display in Washington DC. In Spring 2008 we ran “What Wings Are For – Life
Can Be Beautiful – Go Vegan ” followed by “Have a Compassionate Holiday Season – Be Kind to Turkeys – Go Vegan!” in
is ideal for reaching thousands of residents and out-of-town tourists with our message of compassion for chickens. International Respect for
Chickens Day May 4th/Month of May is an annual project of United Poultry Concerns designed to celebrate the dignity, beauty and life of
chickens and to protest the bleakness of their lives in farming operations. GIVE A CLUCK FOR CHICKENS! Here’s how! www.upc-online.org/respect/2010/
: UPC’s application to the National Park Service to leaflet for chickens at the White House, Saturday afternoon May 1st, is
pending. As soon as our application is approved, we’ll post an alert. To stay posted on all UPC’s major Upcoming Events, click on www.upc-online.org/alerts/. Thank you!