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RSPCA joins calls for long-overdue action on racehorse welfare

Friday, 18th October 2019

Following the exposé on ABC 7.30 last night, Australian racing must no longer deny the need for action to address serious welfare issues in its industry, says RSPCA Australia Acting CEO Dr

RSPCA Australia commends celebrity chef Tobie Puttock as a good egg for supporting farm animal welfare

Monday, 14th October 2019

Chef Tobie Puttock, well known for his best selling cookbooks, work on Jamie’s Kitchen Australia and Fifteen along with a judging role on My Kitchen Rules, has joined RSPCA Australia to pro

‘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 Australia welcomes new world-leading animal welfare legislation in the ACT

Thursday, 26th September 2019

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