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‘Weak and unacceptable’: RSPCA condemns proposed backflip in live export regulation

Friday, 27th September 2019

The RSPCA has issued a grave warning to the federal government and live export industry today, after plans for new industry regulations were released that reveal a proposed backflip on animal welfa

RSPCA welcomes passage of Bill to establish Inspector-General of Live Animal Exports

Wednesday, 18th September 2019

The RSPCA has today welcomed the passage of the Inspector-General of Live Animal Exports Bill through Parliament, saying it will improve accountability within the live export trade.

More footage of live export cruelty further evidence of industry’s inability to protect animal welfare

Wednesday, 11th September 2019

RSPCA Australia has called for an urgent review into the management of the Exporter Supply Chain Assurance System (ESCAS) as fresh footage of horrific slaughter practices in Indonesia emerg

RSPCA welcomes animal cruelty charges against Emanuel Exports and its directors

Wednesday, 31st July 2019

The RSPCA has today welcomed the news Emanuel Exports and two of its former directors  have been charged by the WA Government for alleged cruelty to sheep after an 18-month investigation.

New heat stress regulations must protect sheep in live export: RSPCA

Monday, 15th July 2019

The RSPCA welcomes the release of proposed new regulatory protections for live sheep exports to the Middle East during the months of September and October, but is concerned at the suggestio

New Government reports reveal why Vietnam is the most dangerous destination for exported cattle

Tuesday, 25th June 2019

RSPCA Australia is calling on the live export industry to voluntarily stop sending cattle to Vietnam until an independent review of the Exporter Supply Chain Assurance System (ESCAS) can be