2019

Government kowtows to live exporters, ignores own scientific panel on heat stress

Thursday, 21st March 2019

The Department of Agriculture will ask no more of live sheep exporters for the upcoming Northern Summer period, and will allow Australian sheep to continue suf

Final ASEL report falls short on animal welfare

Thursday, 21st March 2019

RSPCA Australia has welcomed the final report into the review of Australian Standards for the Export of Livestock (ASEL) but says it falls short on key animal w

RSPCA Australia recognises the contribution of outgoing CEO Heather Neil

Thursday, 28th February 2019

The Board of RSPCA Australia has today paid tribute to the organisation’s outgoing CEO Heather Neil, who has announced her resignation after more than 12 years at the helm.

RSPCA calls for inquiry into animal welfare management on remote pastoral stations

Tuesday, 26th February 2019

Following two mass mortality incidents of cattle on remote pastoral stations in the Pilbara and Kimberley, and the recent identification of “dozens” more high-risk stations, the RSPCA is calling fo

RSPCA statement on WA piggery video

Tuesday, 26th February 2019

The RSPCA is opposed to any illegal trespass onto farms. Raising awareness of animal welfare issues should only be conducted via lawful activities.

Agriculture Ministers meeting an opportunity for much-needed national leadership on animal welfare: RSPCA

Thursday, 7th February 2019

RSPCA Australia is calling on state, territory, and federal Agriculture ministers to show leadership on animal welfare ahead of their meeting in Adelaide tomorrow.