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Tue, 11 Aug 2020 14:05:37 +1000 | Jon Daly
Livestock Welfare, Livestock, Beef Cattle, Rural, Animal Welfare, Law, Crime and Justice

New "distressing" images have not been made public, but allegedly show Australian cattle restrained with ropes and having their throats cut without prior stunning in export-approved Indonesian abattoirs.

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 08:56:30 +1000
Animals, Animal Welfare, Law, Crime and Justice, Business, Economics and Finance

The RSPCA is warning of a possible increase in animal neglect cases amid Australia's coronavirus-prompted recession, as it releases files detailing abuse in South Australia over the past financial year.

Tue, 04 Aug 2020 06:30:59 +1000
Film (Movies), Film, Animal Welfare, Animals

I'd never heard of the book the film was based on, so at the time I went looking for the Babe film set I knew next to nothing about the story. It was nothing like any film set I'd seen, writes Daryl Sparkes.

Mon, 03 Aug 2020 06:00:04 +1000 | Jodie Hamilton
Regional, Oceans and Reefs, Animal Welfare, Tourism, Marine Biology, Mammals, Animals

In Whyalla marina, new signs have been installed to educate people about the impact of feeding the dolphins and that it is also illegal to touch them, prompting a mixed response from locals.

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 13:46:23 +1000 | Nathalie Fernbach
Offbeat, Animal Welfare, Animals and Nature

A Townsville good Samaritan who nursed a two-legged huntsman spider back to octopedal health receives an award from PETA Australia.

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 12:28:47 +1000 | Selby Stewart
Courts and Trials, Law, Crime and Justice, Animal Welfare

A court hears a man was "trying to make new friends" when he sat in the passenger seat as the driver killed 21 eastern grey kangaroos with a ute last year. WARNING: This story contains graphic images.

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 10:59:14 +1000 | Samille Mitchell
Animals, Animal Welfare, Fraud and Corporate Crime

There was no adorable puppy — we'd been scammed. High demand is fuelling a spate of puppy scams as those searching for the perfect pooch become increasingly desperate.

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 10:19:57 +1000
Animal Attacks, Animals, Animal Welfare, Animal Behaviour, Animal Science

At least 281 elephants are reported to have died in Botswana in recent weeks but their cause of death remained unknown sparking an investigation to take place.

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 05:14:13 +1000
Animal Welfare, Law, Crime and Justice, Animals, Human Interest

A man is sentenced to 11 years in a Ugandan prison for the slaughter of a beloved mountain gorilla, which he claimed he only killed in self-defence.