As the holidays are approaching, there have been images of happy reindeer pulling sleighs, however that is not quite realistic.
According to the World Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA) reindeer are being rounded up in large numbers, transported and slaughtered in Sweden and Finland.
Click Here to see some footage from this horrible investigation, but be careful, it is quite graphic.
Traditionally reindeer farming had ben done on a much smaller scale. However it has become so much more commercial in these countries and the amount of reindeer meat being sold on the market has increased significantly.
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