animal welfare

Launch of companion animal rescue awards

animal rescuePhoto: Jo Lyons Photography, the Awards official photographer.

The inaugural Jetpets Rescue Awards 2018 recently launched in Sydney to celebrate and recognise the achievements in companion animal rescue nationwide.  This is no small thing with Australia boasting over 900 rescue and animal shelters supported by thousands of volunteers. Animal […]

Raising farm animal welfare standards

farm animal welfareCopyright: wangsong / 123RF Stock Photo

A new program designed to improve animal welfare standards on Australian farms is being launched at this week’s Australian Cattle Veterinarians conference in Fremantle, Western Australia. Dr David Beggs, spokesperson for the Australian Veterinary Association’s cattle group, developed the new […]

Road safety awareness campaign to reduce roadkill

reduce roadkill Copyright: alexccfarias / 123RF Stock Photo

Safer roads for wildlife is the message behind an awareness campaign launched in Tasmania last week to reduce roadkill. Developed through a partnership between the Royal Automobile Club of Tasmania (RACT), The Wilderness Society, Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary and Tasmanian Conservation […]

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