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Distressing news from the live export trade is nothing new, but today's news surpassed even our worst fears: Thousands of Australian sheep exported to Pakistan have been clubbed, stabbed and buried alive.

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John Doe (22)
Saturday September 29, 2012, 7:41 pm
Thanks Kelly - These poor sheep have had a horrific trans-ocean trip from australia only to be buried alive? Sad news indeed.

Gysele van Santen (213)
Saturday September 29, 2012, 7:42 pm
signed & noted, thnx.

MmAway M (507)
Saturday September 29, 2012, 8:04 pm
Kelly, can't figure out how to sign, not on facebook...Not tracking please let me know and I certainly will take action this is SICK!

Danuta W (1250)
Sunday September 30, 2012, 2:57 am

Andrea Nemec (213)
Sunday September 30, 2012, 3:21 am
Noted and signed! Thanks!

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Sunday September 30, 2012, 7:54 am
Noted and signed.

Elizabeth O (94)
Sunday September 30, 2012, 9:19 am

Past Member (0)
Sunday September 30, 2012, 9:59 am
Those poor sheep...Im at a loss for words..just such a cruel and sick thing to do.
Gladly signed Kelly

naomi cohen (55)
Sunday September 30, 2012, 12:25 pm
sickening, disgusting and impossible to comprehend. signed.

naomi cohen (55)
Sunday September 30, 2012, 12:31 pm
disgusting, sickening, and impossible to comprehend. signed.

aj E (164)
Sunday September 30, 2012, 1:13 pm

Regina P (67)
Sunday September 30, 2012, 8:40 pm
Signed. Thanks

Amy E (66)
Monday October 1, 2012, 12:18 pm

Zayda Koekemoer (31)
Monday October 1, 2012, 12:37 pm
Instead of being the shepherds, protecting the animals, people all over destroy/ brutally kill/ slaughter them, sad world we live in. Many animals would have been better off with out certain humans in it.

Phillip A (115)
Monday October 1, 2012, 12:43 pm
A shocking and depressing report. WHY why was this barbaric slaughter allowed to happen?

. (7)
Monday October 1, 2012, 12:43 pm
Awful, why do this? It's totaly sick, poor animals.

louise Woychesko (1)
Monday October 1, 2012, 12:46 pm
Shocking! Stop live export of these animals.

Gloria H (88)
Monday October 1, 2012, 12:47 pm
where is the American petition? This is worse than the Mad Cow killings!

Patricia Cannell (825)
Monday October 1, 2012, 12:54 pm
As someone already pointed out - human are indeed a virus on the planet. what is wrong with the minds of human? Where have we failed to learn humanity? Pardon, not all of us.

paula eaton (30)
Monday October 1, 2012, 1:01 pm
It is heartbreaking to think about the horrors these poor sheep are put thru. First a long trip without food and water only to be tortured to death. Live export needs to end, stop putting greed before compassion.

Iveta c (41)
Monday October 1, 2012, 1:03 pm
STUPID , SICK PEOPLE !!!! Poor sheep !!

Louise D (44)
Monday October 1, 2012, 1:03 pm
There is just something wrong with some people, when I was handling student vets during lambing season I was quite shocked to have two men with torches in a field chasing pregnant ewes to steal or kill, they resulted upsetting an entire flock and caused several ewes to abort their lambs and two ewes to die of shock. The following day two Pakistani men came to the farm offering to buy the dead sheep for 10. Still, the cruelty involved in live exports is that many countries don't even care about the animals and there are countries where cruelty to animals is actually a form of entertainment which is quite stomach churning.

Christeen A (371)
Monday October 1, 2012, 1:08 pm
Noted and signed.

Past Member (0)
Monday October 1, 2012, 1:14 pm
Noted. Thanks so mucn, Kelly. This is so sad and horrible. I didn't see anything to sign here though I have signed petitions on this matter elsewhere.

Iveta c (41)
Monday October 1, 2012, 1:18 pm
I wish to sign but i dont know how i dont see petition . When i click on story there was FB i am not on FB.

Franshisca Dearmas (89)
Monday October 1, 2012, 1:32 pm
Noted and signed. TY

John Doe (22)
Monday October 1, 2012, 1:38 pm
It's good to see so many comments here.

This is a ;link asking the Australian PM to ban the live sheep trade:

michelle t (41)
Monday October 1, 2012, 2:58 pm
I can't see anything to sign.Where is the petition?

Nelson Baker (0)
Monday October 1, 2012, 3:50 pm

Vicky P (476)
Monday October 1, 2012, 4:18 pm
viewed, noted, there is nothing to sign

Linda P (0)
Monday October 1, 2012, 5:04 pm
This is sickening. What is wrong with people that have no regard for life. This breaks my heart.

Kara C (15)
Monday October 1, 2012, 5:26 pm
To sign there is a link in the first paragraph under the video, that will take you there. Please also join the humane chain, this is a really important animal rights issue for us Aussies and we need all the support we can get from around the world to help these animals. If you want more there is an awful expose on the last incident in Indonesia, just look up "four corner live export".

Thank you.

Janet B (36)
Monday October 1, 2012, 7:08 pm

James Merit (144)
Monday October 1, 2012, 7:10 pm
Noted, ty.

janet f (29)
Monday October 1, 2012, 8:10 pm
Those people are barbarians. Nothing living should ever be sent there.

Romila Lal (9)
Monday October 1, 2012, 8:57 pm
Yeah agree these most of muslims are barbaric and cruel to all animals they do not love animals and they treat them like a trash, they are not sensitive to animals very cruel people.

Romila Lal (9)
Monday October 1, 2012, 8:58 pm
I dont know where to sign.

Monday October 1, 2012, 9:25 pm
Letter sent ot Australian PM. Thanks Kelly

irene davis (74)
Monday October 1, 2012, 11:18 pm
I feel really bad for 'domestic animals'-treated as commodities instead of beings. May there be a god that sees what us humans are doing.

Leslene Dunn (84)
Monday October 1, 2012, 11:19 pm
Noted - oh God, how can you not see the horrendous cruelty that goes on on a daily basis - give us the power to end it on earth. Filthy, wicked, barbaric rubbish.

Marie W (67)
Monday October 1, 2012, 11:25 pm

Past Member (0)
Tuesday October 2, 2012, 1:20 am
send a e mail.Thanks.

Shannen S. (0)
Tuesday October 2, 2012, 3:37 am
People can be so cruel at times!

Donna Hamilton (159)
Tuesday October 2, 2012, 7:15 am
Noted and signed. Thanks.

For anyone having trouble signing, there is a link under the first video. If you are not Australian, select 'non Australian' in the drop down list under state, and you will be taken to an international petition.

Klaus Peters (14)
Tuesday October 2, 2012, 7:50 am
Cannot figure out how to sign, not on facebook. A very confusing site. I will have my say though.
Live export is just too cruel, especially when exporting to the Middle East.
The ships are too crowded, and so are the trucks taking the poor blighters to the ships. I got stuck behind one of those double decker sheep transports for a while on a country road. It was an ugly sight.
The Middle East orders sheep, and when they get there, they change their mind and declare them sick and the poor sheep are stuck on the ship perishing by the thousands. In this case they ended up in Pakistan and the weak ones were murdered in the most horrific way.
I think our government (and others as well) should ban export of live sheep and cattle alltogether. The transport method is absolutely cruel, and at their destination they get murdered in a most brutal way to be halal.
I have seen videos of Australian cattle being tortured and then killed in a most inhumane way in Indonesia. Export was briefly stopped, but our Labor government caves in as usual, cruelty is back to normal.
BAN LIVE EXPORT. Muslim countries make us an accomplice to murder.

End CrueltyDeb W (154)
Tuesday October 2, 2012, 9:37 am
Left a comment - horrendous!

Barbara Erdman (63)
Tuesday October 2, 2012, 10:49 am
Noted and Thnx Kelly :-0 Such backwards people!! ..

Ruth C (87)
Tuesday October 2, 2012, 11:16 am


Dianne D (490)
Tuesday October 2, 2012, 1:19 pm
Signed. I hope God will do the same to those involved as they are doing to these animals. I believe animals are the eyes and ears of God and cannot speak so give away their mission while here on earth. All animals feel pain and joy and want to live as much as a human. Stop ALL live export of animals. Respect ALL animals.

Irene Leggett (0)
Tuesday October 2, 2012, 3:37 pm
Once again the brain-dead politicians of Australia should hand their heads in shame for allowing the live export of innocent and vulnerable animals to another brutal and cruel country. Its time those same brain-dead politicians stopped putting money, profit and greed before its own animals' welfare. BAN ALL LIVE EXPORT, stop the misery, stop the horror, stop the pain, stop the agony, stop the torture, stop the torment, stop the blatant and wanton cruelty, stop the abuse and BAN ALL LIVE ANIMAL EXPORT.

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Tuesday October 2, 2012, 9:03 pm
My MP already opposes live export. Live animal export should be banned worldwide.

Veronique L (209)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 7:36 am
Don't know how to sign...

Veronique L (209)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 7:37 am
Thiq article is appalling...really makes me sick!

Marianna molnar woods (9)
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 9:50 am
judgement day is coming!

natalie n (164)
Monday October 8, 2012, 10:11 am
thanks, it took awhile but managed to send emails protest to all those different associations.

natalie n (164)
Monday October 8, 2012, 10:15 am
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