March

New research shows whips cause pain in horse racing

Tuesday, 24th March 2015

RSPCA Australia is calling for changes to race rules to allow whip-free racing after new evidence has highlighted the pain they cause to horses.

ESCAS reform weakens protections for Australian animals

Tuesday, 24th March 2015

Changes to the Exporter Supply Chain Audit System (ESCAS) announced by the Minister for Agriculture will weaken already minimal auditing processes in overseas abattoirs that slaughter Australian an

Local manufacturer receives RSPCA award for being a good egg

Thursday, 12th March 2015
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Australian food manufacturer The Food Company has today been awarded a Good Egg Award from the RSPCA for their commitment to improving layer hen welfare.

Live export industry holds crisis meeting in wake of continued cruelty in Vietnam

Wednesday, 11th March 2015
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RSPCA Australia is urging the Government to suspend further exports to Vietnam pending the review of all Vietnamese supply chains approved under the Exporter Supply Chain Assurance System (ESCAS),