Waitrose take action against supplier who mis-treats ducks.

The supermarket giant, Waitrose, has suspended a farm that supplies it with free range ducks after being shocked by some secretly filmed footage exposed mistreatment of the birds by workers.

The supermarket admitted the behaviour by farm workers shown in the pictures was 'unacceptable' and 'completely goes against' the high welfare standards it demands.

The footage, a result of an investigation by Sky News and Hillside Animal Sanctuary, show birds from Hall Farm in Hingham, Norfolk being herded onto crates to be taken away for slaughter.

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