Archive of: Livestock Welfare Matters

Farmers Help Steer Direction

22 October 2017

Farmers Help Steer Direction

Kojonup farmer Rob Egerton Warburton has joined the RSPCA WA Board.

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Mulesing and Pain Relief in WA

22 October 2017

Mulesing and Pain Relief in WA

Recently, sheep farmers in Wickepin asked RSPCA WA what percentage of sheep currently receive pain relief during mulesing.

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RSPCA Seminar - Ensuring a Humane Death for Farm Animals

22 October 2017

RSPCA Seminar - Ensuring a Humane Death for Farm Animals

Good farm animal welfare means giving animals a humane death, as well as a life worth living. Therefore, on farm destruction and emergency killing for biosecurity or other reasons is an ongoing topic of interest for producers.

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RSPCA WA - We're Here For All Creatures...

22 October 2017

RSPCA WA - We're Here For All Creatures...

We work with all kinds of animals as well as advising the community on animal welfare and raising funds to support our work. Here’s a snapshot of what we achieved in 2016/17.

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RSPCA Inspectors - How They Work With Livestock

22 October 2017

RSPCA Inspectors - How They Work With Livestock

RSPCA WA Inspectors operate under the Animal Welfare Act 2002 and their work involves commercial livestock.

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Australians Expect Humane Treatment of Livestock

22 October 2017

Australians Expect Humane Treatment of Livestock

A Productivity Commission report has identified animal welfare as a “pivotal issue” for the future of Australian agriculture.

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