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Ban on Live Cattle Trade to Indonesia
Animals  (tags: australian goverment, live cattle exports, suspended, idonesia, horrific cruelty )

- 2905 days ago -
Federal Agriculture Minister Joe Ludwig, who ordered the ban last night, said trade to Indonesia would resume when appropriate animal welfare safeguards were in place. Prime Minister Julia Gillard, speaking on the issue for the first time,
6,000 Camels to Be Shot to Death in "Humane" Aerial Cull
Animals  (tags: australian goverment, disgrace, thirsty camels, slaughtered, massacred, shot to death, cruetly, outrage )

- 3456 days ago -
Thousands of feral camels, in search of water, are reportedly wreaking havoc on the small Australian town of Docker River. The dromedaries are destroying property and infrastructure and have reportedly overtaken the airstrip. Some of the thirsty camel
ACTION ALERT: Help End the Hideously Cruel Live Export Industry!!!
Animals  (tags: australian goverment, hideously cruel, sadistic live exports, sheep, cattle, tortured )

- 3505 days ago -
Every year, millions of Australian sheep are crammed onto multilevel, open-decked ships bound for ports in the Middle East and North Africa. When they arrive, they are dragged to shore as if they were sacks of coal, and their throats are cut while they
ACTION ALERT: Stop Australia's Camel Slaughter!!!
Animals  (tags: australian goverment, inhumane, camels, slaughter, masacre, outback, aerial killing )

- 3568 days ago -
We have recently learnt that the Kevin Rudd administration has planned to cull 650,000 camels in Australia's outback. This is in response to controlling the camel population which is said to cause widespread havoc by trampling vegetation and 'encroaching
ACTION ALERT: Sign to Stop Whales From Being Killed In Australian Waters!
Animals  (tags: japanese whalers, australian waters, australian goverment, garrett, whale protection, conservation, ban whalingships )

- 3633 days ago -
Many people around the world have tried to tell Japan, "You don't own these whales - they are wild and free, and should be left alone." Above all, Australia and her citizens hold an important position in the fight to save whales from these Japanese
Roo Cull Called a 'Slaughter'
Animals  (tags: kangaroos, slaughtered, melbourne area, australian goverment, native australian wildlfe, slaughter, massacre )

- 3634 days ago -
THE culling of more than 100 kangaroos in Melbourne's outer suburbs has outraged animal lovers. Parks Victoria recently completed a cull of 130 kangaroos at Serendip Sanctuary at Lara. It said the animals were starving because of over-population
Stop the Slaughter Massacre of Kangaroos- Please Sign PETITION
Animals  (tags: kangsaroos, joeys, butchered, massacred, cruelty, commerical killing, australian goverment )

- 3669 days ago -
Killing kangaroos for their meat and skin is cruel. Kangaroos are shot at night in the remote outback where nobody can monitor the shooting. The national 'Code of Practice for the humane killing of kangaroos' is voluntary and there are no penalties tor
PLZ TAKE ACTION: Tell the Australian Government That There Is No Humane Way to Kill a Whale at Sea.
Animals  (tags: leisel jones, swimmer, australian goverment, protection, whales, inhumane killing, japanese goverment, marine mammals, protection )

- 3737 days ago -
As a swimmer, I've always loved marine life and whales in particular. But sadly, these beautiful and highly intelligent mammals continue to be hunted and killed. And even worse, they're killed using outdated weaponry that often means a slow and
PLZ SIGN; Stop Australian Government From Issuing Permits to Kill Native Wombats and Koalas!!!
Animals  (tags: wombats, koalas, wildlife, native australian animals, australian goverment, farmers, killed, kiling, issue shooting permits, destruction, humans, laws, cruelty )

- 3780 days ago -
Most of the world and certainly most Australians think wombats are "protected", but this isn't true. In N.S.W. the Department of Climate Change gives out licenses to farmers and other property owners to shoot wombats. In Victoria 193 parishes (or areas)
PLZ HELP/SIGN; Start Protecting Our Wombats
Animals  (tags: wombats, native ausralian animals, farmers, shot, killed, destroyed, protection, suffering, environment, conservation, animal welfare, australian goverment )

- 3786 days ago -
Wombats are wonderful animals living only in some areas of Australia. Sadly, in these areas they often come into conflict with farmers who complain about their burrows and their delight in digging under fences. However, some people just don't like
PLZ TAKE ACTION; Australian Brumbies Removed From Their Homes and Slaughtered
Animals  (tags: brumbies, wild horses, protection, habitat, homes, removed, slaughtered, horse advocates, australian goverment )

- 3803 days ago -
Australia has many thousands of wild brumby horses. Slaughtered from air and ground and left to die; tiny foals perish of starvation without their dams. This is the shameful attitude of the Australian Government; it is barbaric and cruel and the
Sea Shepherd Dumps on Aust Govt
Animals  (tags: sea shepherd, japanese whales, whale massacre, australian goverment, whale protection )

- 3819 days ago -
The leader of the militant conservation group Sea Shepherd has accused Australia of doing little to stop Japan's annual whale hunt in Antarctic waters. And Environment Minister Peter Garrett had failed miserably on the issue, Sea Shepherd Captain Paul
Peter Garrett Defends Government Whaling Research Program - POLL
Animals  (tags: whales, endangered, massacred, slaughtered, australian goverment, finances, whale protection )

- 3835 days ago -
ENVIRONMENT Minister Peter Garrett has defended throwing another $4 million at attempts to stop a stubborn Japan conducting whaling "research". Mr Garrett has also denied rushing through the mult-million dollar anti-whaling package as a Japanese fleet

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