RSPCA in the News

Farmers, cattle to benefit from new trade agreement with Japan

Tuesday, 8th April 2014

RSPCA Australia has welcomed the new trade agreement with Japan which will see tariffs on frozen beef halved to 19.5 percent over the next 18 years.

Inquiry fails to protect NSW greyhounds

Wednesday, 2nd April 2014

The RSPCA is disappointed that the recommendations of a parliamentary inquiry into greyhound racing in New South Wales fail to provide the reform the industry needs.

ICJ ruling on whaling welcomed

Tuesday, 1st April 2014

The RSPCA applauds the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on its ruling to stop Japan’s whaling program in the Southern Ocean.

RSPCA applauds rejection of NT croc safaris

Thursday, 27th March 2014

RSPCA Australia congratulates Federal Environment Minister Mr Greg Hunt on his decision to reject plans for crocodile safari hunting in the Northern Territory.

Egypt report highlights cruelty of unstunned slaughter

Wednesday, 19th March 2014

The release of a government investigation into export abattoirs in Egypt has again highlighted the continuing risks of live exports for slaughter.

Opinion: Live ex is nothing to brag about

Monday, 17th March 2014