Kangaroos are the victims of the largest land based wildlife slaughter in the world. Millions of kangaroos are killed every year for commercial purposes or to appease farmers who see kangaroos as a threat to farming livelihoods by competing for resources. We are working to stop the kangaroo killing industry and end the demonising of one of Australia’s most unique animals.
Mulesing is the removal of strips of wool-bearing skin from around the breech (buttocks) of a sheep to prevent the parasitic infection flystrike (myiasis). The Animal Justice Party is working to ban mulesing with a five year phase out giving farmers time to breed the wrinkles out of their flock. In the mean time we are pushing for manditory pain relief both before and after the painful procedure.
Inquiry into animal cruelty laws in NSW – Legislative Council Committee chaired by Mark Pearson to inquire and report on the effectiveness of arrangements for the administration and enforcement of the NSW laws for the protection of animals from cruelty.
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At Macquarie Room, Parliament House, Sydney, on Wednesday 13 February 2020 https://youtu.be/r5rblH-4jVs Transcript - 13 February 2020
At Macquarie Room, Parliament House, Sydney, on Wednesday 13 February 2020 https://youtu.be/lqooVPO4dAM Transcript - 13 February 2020
At Macquarie Room, Parliament House, Sydney, on Wednesday 13 February 2020 https://youtu.be/6K5AsNKzGFo Transcript - 13 February 2020