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Australia Night Parrot Seen Alive, First In Over A Century | Global Animal
Animals  (tags: rare, night parrot, photo, sydney, australia, protection, GoodNews, environment )

Tamara
- 421 days ago - globalanimal.org
Everyone needs a vacation, but the night parrot of Australia hasn't been seen alive in the wild for over 100 years. On Friday, naturalist John Young claimed to have snagged a photo of one of the birds on May 25th of 2013.
Australia and Japan in Court Battle Over Whaling
Animals  (tags: whales, whaling, politics, protection, environment, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, AnimalWelfare, humans, wildlife, Australia, Japan, law, wildanimals )

Cal
- 450 days ago - uk.reuters.com
Australia will try to persuade judges that Japan's scientific whaling program is commercial whaling in disguise in a case between the countries that opens in The Hague on Wednesday
Major Update: Wally's Piggery Closed, Another Horrific Piggery Exposed
Animals  (tags: pig farms, Wally's, Australia, animalcruelty, abuse, habitat, suffering )

Nancy
- 463 days ago - aussiepigs.com.au
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
Prevent Surgical Animal Mutilation / PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: Australia, animal experimentation, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animals, abused, cruelty, death, ethics, humans, killing, law, protection, society, suffering, wildanimals, baboons, mammals, PETITION )

Back soon
- 499 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
SPONSORED BY: Care2.com / Write to the Australian government and help ban animal experimentation.
URGENT ACTION NEEDED: Shocking Abuse Uncovered in Egypt
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, ethics, humans, killed, killing, protection, sadness, slaughter, suffering, Australia, Egypt )

Ge
- 500 days ago - banliveexport.com
Terrified animals making desperate efforts to escape after having their throats cut open; others with eyes stabbed; leg tendons slashed; and being butchered while still alive... This is the nightmare endured by animals who were exported live from Austr
Australia's Whales Need Your Help - Action (Urgent Until 19 March )
Animals  (tags: Australia, whales, Blue whales, seismic testing )

Angelika
- 558 days ago - ifaw.org
Vital whale habitat off Australia's coast is under threat from an oil and gas company. Tell Australia's Environment Minister, Tony Burke, you want Australia to live up to its rhetoric on global whale conservation and protect these gentle giants.
OP-ED: Why Won't Australia Stop the Whalers?
Animals  (tags: WORLD, whaling, Australia, whales, government, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalrights, animalcruelty, wildanimals, wildlife, endangered, animalwelfare )

Cal
- 561 days ago - abc.net.au
The Japanese hunting of whales in Australian Antarctic waters is against Australian law. Yet the Australian government is strangely reluctant to enforce its own laws.
ACTION ALERT: ACT: Camels Under Aerial Gunfire In Australia's Mass Kill Project! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: australia, camels, gunned down, slaughtered, cruelty, protection )

Simone
- 584 days ago - kinshipcircle.org
That's apparent policy in Australia, a nation that kills camels in ruthless aerial hunts and kangaroos by the millions each year. The Feral Camel Project seeks to wipeout 650,000+ camels in 4 years, with aerial shoots underway to kill 50,000 camels from
Australian Sheep 'Brutalised' at Kuwait Markets
Animals  (tags: Australia, Kuwait animal markets, animal cruelty, brutal slaughter, animal rights, sheep )

Beth
- 584 days ago - news.theage.com.au
12/02/2013 - The federal government says it is assessing claims Australian sheep are being mistreated and brutally slaughtered at a livestock market in Kuwait.
Live Export - You Can End It | RSPCA Australia | For All Creatures, Great and Small
Animals  (tags: PETITION, live export, sheep, farm animals, factory farming, animal cruelty, animal rights, Australia, Bahrain, Pakistan, animal advocates, protest )

Sylvie
- 681 days ago - rspca.org.au
The ugly realities of the cruel live export trade has come as a shock again with 21,000 Australian sheep having been slaughtered and dumped into mass graves in Pakistan recently, after live exporter "lost control" over the situation. Pls sign the petition
STOP LIVE EXPORT-MASS KILLING OF SHEEP******SIGN PETITION
Animals  (tags: sheep, australia, wildanimals, wildlife, sadness, suffering, cruelty, abuse, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, slaughter, killing, death, protection )

Florence
- 682 days ago - getup.org.au
sheep were stranded at sea for weeks in extreme heat & cramped conditions then unloaded in Pakistan where they were chased down & butchered with blunt knives & bulldozed into writhing piles burried in mass graves some still alive STOP LIVE EXPORT SIGN PET
Steve Irwin's Australia Zoo- Saltwater Crocodile
Animals  (tags: Steve Irwin, Robert Irwin, saltwater crocodile, estuaries, Australia, Queensland, factsheet )

Jenny
- 705 days ago - australiazoo.com.au
The Saltwater Crocodile is usually found in deep, dark murky water. It may inhabit fresh or saltwater but is most commonly found in the brackish estuary areas of Northern Australia. Pic: Steve's son carries on tradition.
Critically Endangered Corroboree Frog Given Second Chance - Australian Geographic
Animals  (tags: endangered, Australia, corroboree frog, alpine, environment, Snowy Mts )

Jenny
- 705 days ago - australiangeographic.com.au
Taronga Zoo, Melbourne Zoo and Healesville Sanctuary have joined forces to harvest both wild and captive-bred corroboree frog eggs and place them back it the native frog's habitat in the Snowy Mountains.
Australia's Most Endangered Species - Australian Geographic
Animals  (tags: endangered, Australia, extinction, ecology, pest species )

Jenny
- 710 days ago - australiangeographic.com.au
"Losing any one species is a tragedy, but what is even more concerning is the loss of a species' ecological role following its extinction," says Euan. "If we were to lose dingoes, as an example, we also lose their ability to control pest species...
Animal Rights, The Greens NSW: Animals Must Be Humanely Treated.
Animals  (tags: animal rights, end cruelty, agriculture, humane treatment, Greens NSW, Australia, Green Party, join, vote )

Brian
- 722 days ago - nsw.greens.org.au
"We are committed to ending all intensive agricultural practices involving livestock and we will ensure that consumers are well-informed about the processes involved in the products they buy - animals must be humanely treated."

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