Kiko is a delightfully sweet and friendly rabbit – you would never know that just days ago, she was rescued from a storage unit in the backyard of an apartment building in Oakland, where she was being raised for meat, and had been fed nothing but white rice. She was one of 21 rabbits confiscated by the East Bay SPCA and Oakland Animal Services. They were found in inhumane conditions, [...]
KRON 4 television broadcast from June 1st, 2011 showing the horrible conditions that one Oakland animal farmer kept rabbits in, with the intent to slaughter them for food. More information about the confiscation is available via Oakland Animal Services. Below are photos taken on the day of the bust by animal control officers.