Walmart announces sweeping update to animal welfare policy

Walmart announces sweeping update to animal welfare policy

Walmart U.S. and Sam’s Club U.S. on Friday revealed comprehensive new policies around animal welfare and antibiotic use on farms along with expectations for its suppliers.

On animal welfare, the retailer has committed to the internationally recognized “Five Freedoms”:

  • Freedom from Hunger and Thirst – by providing ready access to fresh water and a diet to maintain full health and vigor.
  • Freedom from Discomfort – by providing appropriate environment incl

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