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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: , , , , ,

GIANT EXTINCT MEAT EATING PLATYPUS DISCOVERED IN NORTH QUEENSLAND

THE UNEARTHING OF A GIANT EXTINCT PLATYPUS IN NORTH QUEENSLAND An extinct species of giant, toothed platypus, about a metre in length, has been discovered and identified in far north-west Queensland, using a single tooth. The lower molar, originally unearthed in the Riversleigh world heritage fossil area near Mount Isa, could have stayed hidden in […]

November 4th, 2013
Topic: Platypus Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,