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Chickens, Battery Cages

Australia Receives a 'D' for Animal Welfare

The announcement that Australia has scored a 'D' in the Animal Protection Index will dismay every Tasmanian who cares about the welfare of animals.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  12 Mar 2020


Sad Horse

Animal Welfare Amendment (Reformation) Bill 2018

A bill for An Act to amend the Animal Welfare Act 1993 for banning factory farming, greyhound racing, rodeos, and enacting other animal welfare reforms.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Greens Bill  |  20 Sep 2018


Greyhound, Lying Down

Justice for Animals in Our Care

The Tasmanian Greens believe that cruel, outdated practices including greyhound racing, rodeos, and battery hen farming should be banned.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Policies  |  23 Feb 2018


Chickens, Battery Cages

Greens Alternative Budget 2016: Funds a Cruelty-Free Tasmania

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  1 Jun 2016


Chickens, Battery Cages

Greens Table Bill to Ban Battery Hens

The Greens tabled a bill to ban battery hen farming in Tasmania in Parliament today. Our Bill reflects community expectations of modern farming practices.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  7 Apr 2016