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ANIMALS AUSTRALIA GROUP ACTIVE IN THE CAUSE OF ANIMAL WELFARE

ABC LANDLINE ARTICLE ABOUT ANIMALS AUSTRALIA PIP COURTNEY, PRESENTER: Farm lobby groups certainly think they had a big win recently when they pressured Coles and Animals Australia into dropping an in-store shopping bag promotion on animal welfare. But it might be a case of “Be careful what you wish for”, since Animals Australia have now […]

November 5th, 2013
Topic: Alpaca, ANIMALS & STOCK, Bats, Birds, Cattle, Crocodiles, Dogs, Domestic animals, Fish, Goats, Horses, Kangaroos, Milking cows, Pigs, Platypus, Poultry, Rodents, Sheep, Turtles, Wild animals Tags: , , , , ,

MARKETS IN SHANGHAI CHINA FOR SEA LIFE,BIRDS,DOGS,CATS & INSECTS

A VISIT TO THESE MARKETS MAY LEAVE YOU A LITTLE SHELL SHOCKED Shanghai epitomizes high-falutin internationalism, while simultaneously adhering to Chinese tradition. Traditional xialongbao, Shanghai soup dumpling shops are made modern by ¥80 cocktails. Well-designed parks of Zen impeccability play host to women in white linen pantsuits and their designer toddlers. But it’s hard to […]

June 22nd, 2013
Topic: ANIMALS & STOCK, Birds, CHINA, Domestic animals, Fish, MARKETS, Pigs, Poultry, Turtles Tags: , , , , , ,

SHANGHAI MARKETS IN CHINA HAS TENS OF THOUSANDS OF DISEASED BIRDS SLAUGHTERED

BIRD FLU IN STOCK AT CHINESE MARKETS LEADS TO  MASS SLAUGHTER (Reuters) – Chinese authorities slaughtered over 20,000 birds at a poultry market in Shanghai on Friday as the death toll from a new strain of bird flu mounted to six, spreading concern overseas and sparking a sell-off in airline shares in Europe and Hong […]

April 12th, 2013
Topic: Birds, Domestic animals, OUTBREAKS, PESTS DISEASES BACTERIA VIRUSES, Poultry Tags: , , , , , ,

BIRD BUNGLING BY BEAUROCRATS BAITING ON MACQUARIE ISLAND

More than 2000 birds have died on Macquarie Island since the federal government began a scheme to cull rabbits, cats, rats and mice. The Federal Environment Department’s heritage and wildlife division told a Senate estimates hearing today that 2190 birds had died since the eradication program began last year. Department officials said the birds had […]

October 19th, 2011
Topic: Domestic animals, GOVERNMENT, POISONS TOXINS BAITS, POLITICS PARLIAMENT Tags: , , , , , , , ,