News & Media

News about Animal Issues from Australia and the world.

Cyber-Ink Action Group

This Action Group gives meaning to the saying 'the pen is mightier than the sword'. Hundreds of letters have been produced and sent to different authority groups in protest against an array of animal abuse practices. Read about all of their successes here.


Pig Action Group

The main focus for the pig action group has been collecting feedback on the new Draft Pig Welfare Code. The national model Code of Practice for the Welfare of Animals - The Pig(Edition 2, 1998) is currently under review. The code will determine the standard of care given to pigs for the next 5-10 years. This Action Group has been very instrumental in exposing the unhumane practices that take place in the Pork Producing Industry.


Kangaroo Campaign

joey_introAfter being contacted by a whistleblower within the kangaroo industry, Animal protection groups from around Australia rallied together to expose the cruelty, contamination & dwindling numbers of certain kangaroo species who are slaughtered for a niche export market where profits are earnt by a select few. 


Get Pets out of Pet Shops

puppy_petshopsAustralia has the highest rate of pet ownership in the world and pets play an important role in our society. However there is a disturbing aspect to pet ownership. Department of Local Government and RSPCA statistics indicate that over 60,000 dogs and cats are killed each year in NSW alone.


Student Animal Rights


Your rights as a student.

Interested in finding out more about animal rights and animal cruelty?

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