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The truth is in: unacceptable heat stress is ‘unavoidable’ on live export ships to the Middle East

Thursday, 29th November 2018

The Australian Government’s mission to achieve ‘truth and proof’ continues to reveal the fundamental flaws in live sheep exports, after the first and only summary of more than 18 long-await

RSPCA welcomes proposal for an Australian Commission for Animal Welfare

Wednesday, 29th March 2017

Australia’s farm animal welfare standards need greater rigour, independent monitoring and a stronger foundation in science, which will be achieved in part by the establishment of a new independent

Live exports to China threaten animal welfare and Aussie jobs

Wednesday, 8th February 2017

The first sea shipment of southern Australian cattle departed for China last weekend with little fanfare, despite the enormous impact the trade may have on Australian jobs and animal welfare.

Political Leaders Must Lead on Animal Welfare

Friday, 29th April 2016

RSPCA Australia has called on Malcolm Turnbull, Bill Shorten and Richard Di Natale to redress the lack of leadership on animal welfare issues during this election campaign.