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Stop the Aerial Slaughter of Australia's Camels ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, camels, aerial slaughter, Australia, environment, death, protection, killing, wildlife )

- 1873 days ago -
Tell Australian Minister Tony Burke to find a humane solution to problems related to overpopulation of camels in Australia rather than killing hundreds of thousands in aerial slaughters.
Whale Wars Saga Begins With Sea Shepherd's Paul Watson Under Investigation
Animals  (tags: whale, wars, Paul, Watson, Sea, Shepherd, Animal, Planet, ocean, Japan, hunt, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection, suffering, cruelty, slaughter, animalrights, investigation, politics, Australia )

- 2245 days ago -
Watson's police and court records are being evaluated before he's allowed to enter Australia to start his annual campaign. Watson claims politics are behind all of this, saying, "I'm not wanted on any warrants and I've never received a felony conviction."
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, sheep, Australia, AnimalCruelty, suffering, protection, environment )

- 1876 days ago -
Shedded sheep, otherwise known as 'Sharlea Sheep' live in small pens made of wood and wire, they are forced to live in these pens day in and day out every year for up to 4-5 years. They are never let out to exercise, they never see the light of day or
Woman Fined Over Crippled Ponies
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, ponies, crippled, australia )

- 3169 days ago -
A WOMAN has been fined $750 for neglecting two ponies to the point where they were in constant pain from overgrown hooves, the RSPCA said.
NEW POLL - Should Kangaroos Be Culled - Please Vote!
Animals  (tags: Australia, wildlife, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, habitat, slaughter, death )

- 2748 days ago -
The controversy continues - should our kangaroos be culled -please add your voice!
PLEASE SIGN to Shut Down Wally's Piggery!
Animals  (tags: Pig farming, abuse, cruelty, Australia )

- 1210 days ago -
An investigation by Animal Lib NSW & Animal Liberation ACT (Canberra) has exposed the nightmarish conditions on this farm. Housed in filthy/dilapidated buildings, pigs were suffering f/untreated wounds, were beaten/kicked and killed w/o effective stunning
Save the Sheep! > PETA's Boycott of Australian Wool Gains Ground
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalCruelty, australia, lambs )

- 3073 days ago -
For almost 90 years of cruelty in the Australian wool industry, the only end in sight was a bloody lamb's bottom, but after just 30 months of hard-hitting PETA campaigning, animal advocates can celebrate what just might be the beginning of the end of
Kangaroos Left Alive After Being Shot With Arrows on a Golf Course
Animals  (tags: australia, wildlife, wild animals, kangaroos, shot with arrows, golf course, AnimalCruelty, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, suffering, sadness, protection )

- 2468 days ago -
WANNABE hunters armed with bows and arrows have shot two kangaroos at Yarrambat Park golf course in Victoria. The animals were found with the arrows still in their bodies by golfers yesterday morning. A female with a joey had been shot in the rump
Major Update: Wally's Piggery Closed, Another Horrific Piggery Exposed
Animals  (tags: pig farms, Wally's, Australia, animalcruelty, abuse, habitat, suffering )

- 900 days ago -
Activists from Animal Liberation ACT & NSW can today confirm that both of Wally Perenc's piggeries have CLOSED DOWN. A big thank you to everyone who called, emailed, or otherwise expressed their outrage, or raised awareness about pig farming in Australia
Will You Be My Mum? Spider Monkey Rejected By Its Mother Clings to Teddy
Animals  (tags: animals, monkeys, spider monkey, baby spider monkey, primates, baby animals, wildanimals, zoo wild animals, zoos, australia, rejected by mother, protection, animalwelfare )

- 1728 days ago -
Estela, a baby spider monkey clings on to the back of a stuffed version of herself, looking for familiar love and warmth, having been abandoned by her real mother when she was born on January 17. Keepers at Melbourne Zoo are working to look after her.
AUSTRALIA: Activists Defend Forests and Koalas
Animals  (tags: environment, animals, animalwelfare, wildlife, AUSTRALIA, protection, wildanimals, endangered, humans, habitat )

- 2049 days ago -
A coalition of community environmental groups has been trying to stop logging in the Mumbulla State Forest in the NSW far south east, with a blockade of about 90 people. The forest contains the last known koala colony between Canberra and Victoria
ACTION ALERT: Australia Wants Puppy Farms Closed! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: australia, puppy mills, puppy farms, horrific cruelty, imprisonment, mistreated )

- 1636 days ago -
Australia wants all puppy farms abolished, Every second and every hour these poor dogs suffer from living in small cages trapped in their own filth. This needs to stop now! There is no more excuse for the horrible act of cruelty.
Sea Shepherd Crew 'Planted Tracking Device' on Whaling Ship | NEWS.Com.Au
Animals  (tags: whales sea shepherd, australia, southern ocean, great news )

- 2834 days ago -
ANTI-whaling activists say they've chased the flagship of Japan's whaling fleet out of waters near Antarctica after tracking it with high-tech bugs planted by 2 protesters who boarded the vessel last month. Captain Paul Watson of the hardline Sea Shepherd
ACTION ALERT: Proposal to Starve 'Newborn' Australian Dairy Calves Must Be Rejected! Please Help Stop This Abuse !!
Animals  (tags: bobby calves, abandoned, torn from mothers, starved, dairy industry, australia, cruelty )

- 1770 days ago -
In Australia around 700 000 bobby calves are sent to slaughter each year because they are not wanted by the dairy industry. Within 12 hrs of being born they are taken from their mums, then at age 4+ days old these newborns are trucked to slaughter.

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