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RSPCA seeks urgent assurance that Al Kuwait sheep will be protected from dangerous exemption after COVID-19 outbreak

Friday, 29th May 2020

The RSPCA has today confirmed it has written to the Federal Agriculture Minister seeking urgent assurance that sheep intended for export from Western Australia will not be sent into torturo

RSPCA statement on Al Kuwait live sheep export COVID-19 outbreak

Tuesday, 26th May 2020

The RSPCA says it will be closely monitoring the welfare of 56,000 sheep left stranded by the live export industry after a COVID-19 virus breakout aboard the Al Kuwait that docked in Freman

Aussie cattle suffering in Indonesia a horrific reminder of gaping live export loophole

Monday, 9th December 2019

Following new revelations of Australian breeder cattle languishing in terrible conditions in Indonesia, RSPCA Australia has today once again called for urgent action by the Australian Gover

RSPCA condemns Morrison Government’s proposed exemptions for twin-tier live export rustbuckets

Tuesday, 3rd December 2019

The RSPCA has expressed its grave concerns over reports the Morrison Government is intending to defy the advice of its own agency and backflip on a key live sheep export reform, by allowing

‘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 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.