2022

All parties urged to stand up for animals this federal election

Thursday, 19th May 2022

The RSPCA is pleased to see animal welfare on the agenda this federal election and commends those parties and candidates that have committed to improving animal welfare.

Terrifying and cruel: more evidence for a ban on calf roping

Tuesday, 3rd May 2022

A new paper published in an international journal highlights the need for greater legal protection for calves in rode

47,198 lives changed - and counting! - thanks to Petbarn

Monday, 11th April 2022

The RSPCA and Petbarn have celebrated 10 years of working together — a partnership that has helped tens of thousands of animals find homes through Petbarn stores.

Eleventh-hour live export rule changes deeply concerning: RSPCA

Wednesday, 6th April 2022

The RSPCA has expressed grave concerns with the Australian Government’s decision yesterday to slash the prohibited northern summer period for live sheep export, which will see thousands more sheep

Back to the bad old days: RSPCA again warns against live export backflip

Thursday, 31st March 2022

The RSPCA has warned the Australian Government against backflipping on animal welfare improvements to the live sheep export trade, as new polling confirms nearly 8 in 10 Australians oppose

RSPCA seminar to explore climate change and animal welfare

Wednesday, 16th February 2022

The impacts of climate change on animal welfare are in the spotlight this week, with the RSPCA’s 2022 Animal Welfare Seminar kicking off today.