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Australia Receives a 'D' for Animal Welfare

Media Release - 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 - 12 Mar 2020

Animal Welfare Amendment (Reformation) Bill 2018

Greens Bill - A bill for An Act to amend the Animal Welfare Act 1993 for the purpose of banning factory farming techniques, greyhound...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 20 Sep 2018

Justice for Animals in Our Care

Policies - The Tasmanian Greens believe that cruel, outdated practices including greyhound racing, rodeos, and battery hen farming...

Andrea Dawkins - 23 Feb 2018

Greens Alternative Budget 2016: Funds a Cruelty-Free Tasmania

Parliamentary Activity - The Greens have pledged to care for the welfare of greyhounds, by allocating the amount, upwards of 5 million tax payer dollars given to prop up the industry each year to phasing out the industry over a 5 year period, and to give those in...

Andrea Dawkins - 1 Jun 2016

Greens Table Bill to Ban Battery Hens

Media Release - Andrea Dawkins MP | Greens Animal Welfare spokespersonThe Greens tabled a bill to ban battery hen farming in Tasmania in Parliament today. Our Bill reflects community expectations of modern farming practices.

- 7 Apr 2016