A downed* cow with a broken neck is left to suffer and die at a Texas stockyard. Her neck broken when she was forcibly separated from her calf in the marketing process. *an animal too sick, weak and/or injured to stand Source: www.flickr.com/photos/farmsanctuary1/2162551201/in/set-72157603625301357/
The veal calf industry is one of the most reprehensible of all the kinds of intensive animal agriculture. Veal calves are a by-product of the dairy industry; they are "manufactured" by "milk machines" - dairy cows. Female calves are raised to be dairy cows:
Livestock Falling Ill in Fracking Regions, Raising Concerns About Food : Living Green Magazine ☠ In LA, 17 cows died after an hour’s exposure to spilled fracking fluid. ☠ In NM, hair testing of sick cattle that grazed near well pads found petroleum residues in 54 of 56 animals. ☠ In northern central Pennsylvania, 140 cattle were exposed to fracking wastewater when an impoundment was breached. Approximately 70 cows died, and the remainder produced only 11 calves, of which three survived.