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Written by PETA | April 13, 2010
Kentucky Fried Cruelty

As if cutting off chickens’ beaks and scalding birds alive weren’t dirty enough, KFC has broken some pretty foul food-hygiene rules at one of its busiest branches in the U.K. In 2008, health inspectors found mice, flies, and cockroaches during an inspection of the carry-out restaurant. Originally denying this and other violations (including failure to provide hygienic conditions for hand-washing), KFC finally ‘fessed up to the charges in a recent hearing.

From mold- and dirt-covered floors, walls and ceilings in food-preparation areas to trays of bread and raw chicken caked with black grease, this KFC let it all hang out. And did I mention the three KFC employees who were photographed having a hot-tub party in another KFC’s sink? That image is almost as sickening as the images in this video, which have prompted hundreds of thousands of people to sign our petition.

Written by Amy Elizabeth

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  • Jimena Mosquera says:

    I am very angry they have opened a KFC in my country I live in Guatemala and hate animal cruelty

  • jamie sunderland says:

    All I can say is EWWWWWWWWWW!! how gross!!

  • LoVeLy says:

    EWWWWW I NEVER eat at CRAPPY places like KFC and McDonald’s

  • mark konemann says:

    go veg and your body gets the reward.

  • jen says:

    aneliese…there has to be a sink for cleaning the cooking prep. Utensils among other things…. anyway…i know that there have always been a lot of minor issues at all fast food places but it has drastically gotten worse it sickens me.

  • Kevin Sanderson says:

    So putting down one fast food restaurant will make you stop eating chicken all together. People grow up. Agriculture will always be here and people will keep eating at KFC and every fast food restaurant there is.

  • Aneliese says:

    Well the heck is there even a sink in KFC?! It’s not like they serve food on plates and use silverware.

  • Ely Watson says:

    I’ve been a vegetarian for my whole life literally and things like this make me want to maintain that way.

  • JENY says:

    hello guys im from mexico an really love this accion they are….. and y want to send a picture of my rooster he was almos 12 years old and he was my baby but he died 2 years ago

  • WTF says:

    CUTE???? Where were you looking john?? one of them looked like a warning for eating too much kfc and the others looked about 13 i think you need glasses. Plus the uk is nothing compared to the filth in other countrys the british at least try and take a little more pride than others i wont mention.

  • robin101 says:

    looks like upton sinclair shoulve written another novel like “the jungle” for the europeans.and kfcrap should just be closed down for good.

  • Bonnie says:

    No more KFC for me. I am slowly becoming a vegetarian.

  • Kathryn Thomson says:

    Does not surprise me. They have been known for their cruelty for years. Why would they care about cleanliness?

  • DARFEUILLE Carine says:

    Give up being cruel with the animals! They are living beings who feel the same pain as to us!

  • haley says:

    ew. that’s why i’ve never eaten kfc. everytime i’ve gone to one it’s been dirty so i just get a drink.

  • mike says:

    “Well that’s the UK for ya.” no its not not everywhere. America is far worse.

  • Lori says:

    KFC you should be ashamed of yourself. I will never eat there again!

  • John J says:

    Well that’s the UK for ya. But the girls in the sink was cute.