Marji Beach, spokesperson for Animal Place, a farm animal sanctuary, wants people to think twice before they hunt for Easter eggs because chickens are the most poorly treated animals in the U.S.
According to Beach, the egg industry cuts off chickens beaks, slaughters them inhumanely, and keeps them in tiny wire cages where they live their short lives without ever seeing the sun.
She says, Eggs are a product of misery and sadness. We shouldnt support that. I suggest using plastic eggs for Easter egg hunts. Plus, if you lose one, it wont smell in your yard.
Though dying Easter eggs isnt harmful to chickens, Beach says its never a good idea to dye baby chicks because its illegal, and they are already cute enough on their own.
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