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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

Long-haul live animal export is too risky and should not continue, says world-leading animal welfare expert

Wednesday, 15th May 2019

One of the world’s foremost animal welfare experts – recognised as such by the Australian Government – says long-haul live animal exports are too high a risk and

Days of severe heat stress, death by smothering: delayed live sheep export report reveals horrific suffering

Monday, 13th May 2019

The summary of a Department of Agriculture observer report from a May 2018 live export voyage – released this week after an almost 12 month delay - reveals furth