Archive of: Media Releases

Diner demand creates Australian first

07 August 2014

Diner demand creates Australian first

In an Australian first, the Swan Valley will today launch the country’s inaugural Humane Food Region – set to cater for the ever growing number of consumers demanding higher welfare produce.

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Willagee woman fined for animal neglect

05 August 2014

Willagee woman fined for animal neglect

A Willagee woman was fined $4000 and banned from owning an animal for 10 years on Friday after being found guilty on two charges under the Animal Welfare Act (2002).

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Man wanted over malicious dog beating

30 July 2014

Man wanted over malicious dog beating

An arrest warrant was issued by the Magistrate at Fremantle Court yesterday for a man who maliciously beat an 18 month old Staffordshire terrier dog.

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$15,000 fine for man who kicked dog to death

29 July 2014

$15,000 fine for man who kicked dog to death

A Hamilton Hill man was convicted and fined $15,000 in the Fremantle Magistrate Court today for kicking a female Chihuahua across a room so hard that she died of her injuries.

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MAN CONVICTED FOR STARVING HIS RABBITS

22 July 2014

MAN CONVICTED FOR STARVING HIS RABBITS

RSPCA WA is calling out to remind pet owners about the responsibility of caring for all creatures great and small after an Orelia man was today fined $12,000 for severely neglecting his pet rabbits that resulted in three of the animals dying.

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WOMAN FINED AND BANNED FOR SEVERE DOG NEGLECT

30 June 2014

WOMAN FINED AND BANNED FOR SEVERE DOG NEGLECT

A Boulder woman who failed to take her 14-year-old dog to the vet since it was a young dog was today fined $5000 and banned from having contact with any animal for 10 years in Kalgoorlie Magistrates Court.

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MAN RECEIVES FINE AND BAN FOR BEATING DOG

24 June 2014

MAN RECEIVES FINE AND BAN FOR BEATING DOG

A Beaconsfield man who appeared in Fremantle Magistrates Court on Friday was found guilty of beating his dog. He was fined $5000 and prohibited from being in charge of any animal for a period of five years.

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WOMAN FINED AND BANNED FOR SEVERELY NEGLECTING DOG

24 June 2014

WOMAN FINED AND BANNED FOR SEVERELY NEGLECTING DOG

A Camillo woman was today fined $5000 and was prohibited from having contact with any animal for a period of five years after being found guilty of animal cruelty in Armadale Magistrates Court. She was also ordered to pay the RSPCA more than $1000 in costs.

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DOG BREEDER GUILTY OF CRUELTY OVER DOG IN HOT CAR

20 June 2014

DOG BREEDER GUILTY OF CRUELTY OVER DOG IN HOT CAR

A dog breeder who left a dog in a car parked at a shopping centre on a 38 degree December day has been found guilty of animal cruelty in Perth Magistrates Court today.

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FIVE YEAR BAN FOR PUPPY NEGLECT

19 June 2014

FIVE YEAR BAN FOR PUPPY NEGLECT

A Port Kennedy man was fined $6000 and prohibited from owning any animal for a period of five years after being found guilty of two counts of cruelty – failure to provide proper and sufficient food and failure to take steps to alleviate harm.

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