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MEDIA RELEASE: “It’s time to ban whips in horse racing and ban sending racehorses to knackeries”: NSW Animal Justice Party MP Mark Pearson to introduce controversial horse racing bill to NSW Parliament

Upper House MP for the Animal Justice Party, Mark Pearson, will introduce a bill to NSW Parliament this month to ban the use of whips, tongue-ties and spurs in horse racing. Mr Pearson is set to introduce his bill to NSW Parliament on Wednesday, November 18. “Whips,...

Animal agriculture reaching crisis point

8th August 2019 ANIMAL AGRICULTURE https://youtu.be/rWjE4tvr_Do The Hon. MARK PEARSON (22:31): Animal agriculture is reaching a crisis point in Australia. There are multiple challenges ahead for Australia's farmers from the impacts of the climate emergency,...

Rodeo cruelty continues

6th June 2019 RODEO ANIMAL WELFARE https://youtu.be/GC-bZz1utQs The Hon. MARK PEARSON (12:34): My question is directed to the Hon. Sarah Mitchell, representing the Minister for Agriculture and Western New South Wales. The New South Wales Code of Practice for the...

Day old chicks buried alive

30th May 2019 ANIMAL WELFARE https://youtu.be/RsyTMWArP7g The Hon. MARK PEARSON (12:17): My question is directed to the Minister for Mental Health, Regional Youth and Women, representing the Minister for Agriculture and Western New South Wales. On 2 April 2018 day-old...

Shark nets and tags

4th June 2019 SHARK NETS https://youtu.be/9DlHo7W7e9U The Hon. MARK PEARSON (16:42): My question is directed to the Hon. Bronwyn Taylor, representing the Minister for Agriculture and Western New South Wales, the Hon. Adam Marshall. It concerns the use of shark nets in...