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Case Studies

This section contains a number of technical, marketing and partnership case studies that share good practice in farm animal welfare and demonstrate different ways to implement and communicate higher welfare practices.


Kani-Swiss case study on Group Housing for Does

Case study on the Group Housing of Does in the Kani-Swiss system highlighting the welfare benefits for Does.

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Philadelphia connects with customers on dairy

Case study about Philadelphia's marketing campaign to promote their Good Dairy Commendation.

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Working in partnership: Barilla

Case study about our partnership with leading Italian manufacturer Barilla and their journey to continuously improve sustainability and farm animal welfare across their supply…

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The importance of appropriate pullet rearing

How pullets are reared influences the bird’s welfare throughout their entire life. The move from cage systems to cage-free, and typically free range systems, greatly improves the…

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SPA Food's Journey towards Good Chicken Award

Find out how leading chicken producer in Poland, SPA Food, has been working closely with Compassion to introduce their higher welfare chicken production system for the retailer…

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Utilising end-of-lay hens for chicken meat

Borne out of an inspirational partnership between an egg producer, a food developer, a sandwich processor and a leading international airline, an innovative, sustainable supply…

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Rearing Laying Hens without Beak Trimming

Background: Beak Trimming and Feather Pecking in Laying Hens Injurious feather pecking is a major welfare problem in laying hens which can occur in all types of rearing systems…

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Working in partnership: IKEA

Compassion has been working closely with IKEA since 2008 to help develop and implement its global animal welfare strategy as part of the company's continuous commitment to…

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Working in partnership: Unilever

Unilever believes that growth and sustainability go hand in hand and farm animal welfare has become one of its core brand values

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The Co-operative Dairy Cow Welfare Project

For The Co-operative, improving animal welfare is not simply a short-term marketing platform, but part of a long-term commitment to a responsible retailing agenda

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