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Greyhound, Lying Down

Greens Table Bill to Strengthen Animal Rights

Tasmania’s animal welfare laws fail to protect the rights of animal to live free from cruelty and neglect, placing emphasis on the profits of industry. 

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  16 Sep 2018


Greyhound, Lying Down

Animal Welfare Act to Include Mental Suffering as Abuse

The Animal Welfare Act Review recommended amending the Animal Welfare Act 1993 to clarify that pain and suffering includes Mental suffering.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  20 Sep 2016


Sad Horse

Animal Mental Suffering Ignored

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  21 Sep 2016


Sad Horse

Greens Move to Include Mental Suffering in Animal Welfare Laws

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  18 Sep 2016


Greyhound, Lying Down

Greyhound Report Disappointing, Greens Call for Ban

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  14 Sep 2016