vegan news anti-speciest news animal rights news
vegan news anti-speciest news animal rights news

Legal / Regulatory

July 10, 2020 - The Sydney Morning Herald

AUSTRALIA: Animal cruelty charges laid over Queensland retired racehorse slaughter scandal

AUSTRALIA: Animal cruelty charges laid over Queensland retired racehorse slaughter scandal
HorseFile Photo / © Photabulous!

Three people have been charged with offences including animal cruelty after an investigation into the alleged slaughter of retired racehorses.

The charges come after the ABC's 7.30 program aired disturbing footage in October 2019 of horses allegedly being mistreated at Meramist Abattoir slaughterhouse in Caboolture, north of Brisbane.

In a statement on Friday, a Biosecurity Queensland spokeswoman said the seven charges against the three people related to allegations of animal cruelty towards horses at an abattoir in Caboolture.

Continue Reading at:

The Sydney Morning Herald


Legal-regulatory — Feature Articles

Most Read - Last 30 Days

  1. Massive Meta-analysis of 31 studies concludes plant protein superior to animal protein for health and longevity
  2. Eating Meat Isn't Just Unethical – It's Suicidal
  3. Faroes whaling season opens despite virus cases
  4. Can India lead the 'vegan economy' against future pandemics?
  5. Exposing animal cruelty should not be a crime
  6. Supporting Industrial Animal Agriculture Whistleblowers
  7. USA: Mississippi's New Animal Cruelty Law Celebrated by Activists for Holding Abusers Accountable
  8. SOUTH KOREA: Make This the Last Year Dogs Suffer and Die for Meat During Boknal Days
  9. 10 Heartbreaking Videos of Sea Animals Harmed by Plastic Pollution
  10. Joaquin Phoenix pleads for goats at disgraced Far Marsh farm to be rescued

Some photos and photo services
generously donated by Photabulous

Photabulous

Fabulous Photos

PARIS · TORONTO · AMSTERDAM


veganauthority