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PIG DOGGING IS NOT A SPORT

9th August 2017 Adjournment speech. Pig dogging. https://youtu.be/1GZVzERqQ6g PIG DOGGING The Hon. MARK PEARSON (22:59): Pig dogging, a sport of bloodlust, is a barbaric practice in which specially bred dogs are forced to hunt wild pigs. Pig dogging, or dogging as it...

COMPANION ANIMAL ACTION PAPER 2017

10th August 2017 After eighteen months of consultations with animal rescue groups, advocacy groups and individuals,  I have now finalised my Companion Animal Action Paper. It is the  blueprint for the work I will be undertaking in parliament. Of course, there are more...

YULIN DOG MEAT FESTIVAL

14th July 2017 Notice of motion. Yulin Dog Meat Fesitval That this House condemns the celebration of the Lychee and Dog Meat Festival, commonly referred to as Yulin Dog Meat Festival, which is an annual summer solstice event held in Yulin, Guangxi, China. That this...