Archive of: Campaigns

Operation Quatro findings - live baiting

15 October 2015

Operation Quatro findings - live baiting

In co-operation with RSPCA officers, in February 2015, RWWA Stewards and Investigators launched an extensive investigation into WA’s Greyhound Industry code named Operation QUATRO. This operation was targeted towards identifying or investigating any matters relating to live baiting and the training of greyhounds in Western Australia.

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Care about hens? Choose RSPCA Approved

10 June 2015

Care about hens? Choose RSPCA Approved

In the wake of continued uncertainty around food labelling, particularly regarding free-range eggs, shoppers are being urged to choose RSPCA Approved to be confident they’re getting what they pay for.

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Horrific cruelty exposed in ESCAS-approved abattoir: when will this stop?

09 June 2015

Horrific cruelty exposed in ESCAS-approved abattoir: when will this stop?

RSPCA Australia is again calling for urgent action to be taken after MORE cruelty in the live export trade is exposed.

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Hobby hunting is not a sport!

29 April 2015

Hobby hunting is not a sport!

The State Government is currently considering a recommendation from the Standing Committee on Public Administration to allow a two year trial of recreational hunting on public land in WA.

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Help pave the way to a brighter future for WA cats!

24 April 2015

Help pave the way to a brighter future for WA cats!

Every year abused, abandoned and surrendered cats and kittens depend on RSPCA WA for protection, rehabilitation and that vital second chance.

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Live export industry holds crisis meeting in wake of continued cruelty in Vietnam

11 March 2015

Live export industry holds crisis meeting in wake of continued cruelty in Vietnam

Despite more than two years having elapsed since ESCAS was required in Vietnam, the industry has admitted that exported animals are still at risk of horrific cruelty.

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Animal welfare disaster looms with Parliamentary Committee recommendations
$10,000 reward for live baiting information

27 February 2015

$10,000 reward for live baiting information

RSPCA WA Chief Inspector Amanda Swift said a reward of up to $10,000 is being offered for key information on live baiting that leads to a successful animal cruelty prosecution.

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Opinion piece: Hobby hunters the real feral beasts in WA bush

26 February 2015

Opinion piece: Hobby hunters the real feral beasts in WA bush

Most West Australians don’t have to travel far to enjoy our wonderful forests and, on the way, they will pass through some of the most productive farmland you can find anywhere in Australia.

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More attempts by Government to downplay animal cruelty

23 February 2015

More attempts by Government to downplay animal cruelty

RSPCA Australia is appalled at the Government’s latest ploy to mislead the Australian public by stripping bare its reports into breaches of the Exporter Supply Chain Assurance System (ESCAS).

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