The graphic photos and message, which appeared March 15, have clearly struck a nerve with the public. “We’ve gotten lots and lots of calls,” says Margaret Webb, a spokeswoman for the Agriculture Department’s Animal, Plant and Health Inspection Service (APHIS). “‘And there’s been some very irate people.”
Rushford, G., and Goldman, T.R. Urging an end to face branding of cattle. Legal Times, April 4, 1994.