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Animal News

Wed, 19 Jun 2019 15:39:45 +1000 | Edith Bevin
Police, Law, Crime and Justice, Crime, Animal Welfare

Two people and the TT Line ferry service have been charged in relation to the death of 16 polo ponies travelling from Tasmania to Melbourne last year.

Tue, 18 Jun 2019 16:47:57 +1000
Animal Welfare
Victorian agriculture authorities are investigating allegations of cruelty at the Bridgewater Poultry Farm, after footage released by Animal Liberation appeared to show workers mistreating chickens they were culling.
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 16:47:57 +1000
Animal Welfare, Law, Crime and Justice, Rural, Poultry and Egg Production, Livestock, Livestock Welfare

Footage from a Victorian poultry farm, released by animal activists, appears to show workers stretching the necks of chickens and throwing them onto a concrete floor.

Tue, 18 Jun 2019 15:20:10 +1000 | Cara Jeffery And Hannah Laxton-Koonce
Livestock, Rural, Animal Science, Animal Behaviour, Animal Welfare, Pests, Environment, Control Methods, Pest Control, Pests, Diseases and Control Methods

The feral pig population in the New South Wales western Riverina has been drastically reduced in a silver lining to the drought that has ravaged the region.

Sat, 15 Jun 2019 22:33:21 +1000
Human Interest, Animals, Law, Crime and Justice, Animal Welfare, Crime

One of Africa's largest wildlife preserves marks a year without a single elephant found killed by poachers, which experts label an extraordinary development in an area larger than Switzerland where thousands of the animals have been slaughtered in recent years.

Sat, 15 Jun 2019 14:59:22 +1000
Animals, Human Interest, Animal Welfare, Animal Behaviour, Animal Science, Animals and Nature

A dugong calf that developed an attachment to humans after being separated from its mother and found off southern Thailand is being nurtured by marine experts in hopes that it can one day fend for itself.

Sat, 15 Jun 2019 09:58:59 +1000
Beef Cattle, Animal Welfare, Agriculture
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 09:10:43 +1000
Courts and Trials, Animal Welfare, Food Processing, Food and Beverage

After their sex is determined, billions of male baby birds are killed worldwide shortly after birth — usually by grinding or gassing.

Fri, 14 Jun 2019 05:42:58 +1000 | Shelley Lloyd
Animals, Environmental Impact, Activism and Lobbying, Government and Politics, Environment, Endangered and Protected Species, Animal Welfare

The ranks of overstressed and underfunded wildlife carers are dwindling while animal hospitals struggle to care for a rising tide of sick and injured animals.