X11 and X15’s first few days

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The birth – for animal rights activists purposes

A week before giving birth, the mother of X15 and X11 was moved to a farrowing crate, which is a metal cage hardly any bigger than her own body. It measures 65 cm in width and 190 cm in length. Trapped in this prison, she will give birth to her piglets onto bare concrete floor, […]

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The birth – for livestock purposes

On the documented farm, the mother of X15, as well as her fellow sows have been kept in groups for 4 weeks after having been made pregnant. This form of animal husbandry ended one week before the due date. Farms with less than 10 sows are allowed to keep the expectant mothers separated from each […]

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More piglet pictures

The pictures of the young piglets, haven’t even been online for 2 days yet, and already they’ve had more than 200 visitors! on Flickr….So, here’s another 10 pictures. You will find more pictures of the new-born piglets on Flickr.

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The life of X11 and X15 begins

On 26th of June, early in the morning, nine piglets were born . Yesterday the first pictures were shown, now we display an extract of the videos. We will accompany two of them intensively. We call them X11 and X15 – both siblings, just been born. X15 will spend his life in a common Austrian […]

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The piglets were born!

The piglets were born this morning. Here are the first photos of the nine siblings: You can see more photos of the new arrivals in our Flickr site album “The first weeks”.

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Now Pig-Vision has its own logo

Up to now we have also used the logo of United Creatures for these campaigns. The platform which stands behind the campaign. Thanks to a supporter, from now on, pig-vision will have its own logo: We’ve started our own support-page on facebook at the same time,  so that all facebook-users can keep up to date […]

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Comments to Pig-Vision

We have been online now for more than a month. This week our piglets are due to be born and life for X11 and X15 will begin. We will give you progress reports on them regularly and accompany them until X15 makes the journey that every animal that ends up on our plate takes. Here is […]

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Naturally…

Our campaign is already being supported by a big number of people. Thank you to all of them! Nina Georgiev is one of our supporters and as a cartoonist has sent us this comic strip for pig-vision: 1. Naturally…we are peaceful creatures 2. Not locked up 3. And naturally….people don’t eat meat Become a  part […]

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What does VGT say to Pig Farming?

In this first video-interview, Elisabeth Sablik from VGT tells us how pig farming operates, and what improvements could be made. (Only available in German.) Looking for more videos. Check out our: YouTube-Channel.