Media Releases and Statements

Michelle Bridges named the ultimate good egg for pledging to free hens from battery cages

Wednesday, 12th June 2019

Australian health and lifestyle personality Michelle Bridges is leading an army of caring Australians pledging to choose cage-free eggs when eating out, to help

RSPCA Australia welcomes the appointment of Senator Bridget McKenzie as Agriculture Minister

Wednesday, 29th May 2019

RSPCA Australia has welcomed the appointment of Senator Bridget McKenzie as Agriculture Minister in the new Morrison Government.

Long-haul live animal export is too risky and should not continue, says world-leading animal welfare expert

Wednesday, 15th May 2019

One of the world’s foremost animal welfare experts – recognised as such by the Australian Government – says long-haul live animal exports are too high a risk and

Days of severe heat stress, death by smothering: delayed live sheep export report reveals horrific suffering

Monday, 13th May 2019

The summary of a Department of Agriculture observer report from a May 2018 live export voyage – released this week after an almost 12 month delay - reveals furth

RSPCA welcomes ALP policy announcement on protecting Australian animals live exported for dairy and breeding

Friday, 5th April 2019

The RSPCA has today welcomed the Australian Labor Party’s commitment to closing a loophole in Australia’s live export regulations that denies protection to thousands of Australian animals e

RSPCA calls for urgent action to address major live export loophole

Thursday, 4th April 2019

RSPCA Australia has today called for urgent action by the Australian Government to address a loophole in live export regulations that allows the live export of