poultry welfare standards

Why cage free will help end the battery cage

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RSPCA Australia

Many Australians like to eat eggs. On average, we’re eating over 15 million eggs a day and consumption is on the rise.

Cage Free and Proud - why it's important to get everyone on board

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RSPCA Australia

We know most Australians want to see hens freed from battery cages, regardless of

What exactly is a battery cage?

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RSPCA Australia

We know many things about hens: they are social, inquisitive and curious. They like to move around, stretch their wings, perch and peck at things.

Freeing Aussie Hens from Cages - The story so far...

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RSPCA Australia

In the coming months, Aussie hens will need you to stand up and act for them more than ever. And we will be here to help you fight for their lives.

The week in animal welfare: Volume #4

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Amanda Diaz

Want to keep up to date with what’s going on in the world of animal welfare, but not sure where to start?

Never fear!  We’ve assembled a roundup of the most recent must-reads.  

The Victorian Government is reviewing poultry welfare science – and this is a good thing

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Amanda Diaz

There’s been some news regarding the development of Australia’s poultry welfare standards.  

Why we’re worried about Australia’s dangerously flawed poultry welfare standards

This is a very rare opportunity to improve the lives of millions of animals. That’s why we need to make sure the process is done right, and leads to tangible improvements in animal welfare - not just what supports the status quo.