Weak penalties lead to continued risks to animals
The Exporter Supply Chain Assurance System (ESCAS) investigation reports released today by the Department of Agriculture once again reveal the horrors Australian animals can experience when exporte
How plastic helped raise $2m for RSPCA
Bendigo Bank customers have helped raise $2 million to power the national RSPCA Adoptapet website since its inception in 2005.
Alleged sheep cruelty in shearing sheds under investigation by the RSPCA
Overnight, the RSPCA received cruelty complaints from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) regarding the alleged ill treatment of sheep during shearing in New South Wales and South Au
Government report highlights need to invest in meat trade
RSPCA Australia has welcomed the publication of ABARES’ assessment of the live export trade released today which explodes a number of myths and misconceptions about Australia’s purported reliance o
Greyhound passports suspended on animal welfare grounds
Australia’s peak greyhound racing body, Greyhounds Australasia, will no longer issue passports for greyhounds to be exported to Macau and Vietnam following continued pressure from animal welfare gr
Opening live export trade into Iran disaster for animal welfare
Today’s announcement by Minister Barnaby Joyce regarding plans to reopen the live export trade to Iran is a step back for animal welfare and for Australian producers.