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RSPCA Warns that Saudi Concession Will Lead to an ESCAS House of Cards

Friday, 6th May 2016

RSPCA Australia is warning the Australian Government that making concessions under the ESCAS framework in order to resume trade with Saudi Arabia will dismantle the entire system.

Export system fails Aussie animals again

Tuesday, 13th October 2015

The RSPCA is demanding urgent regulatory action from the federal Government after disturbing vision of Australian animals suffering during the Eid Festival of Sacrifice surfaces yet again.

Interview with Dr Bidda Jones about Live Exports to Vietnam - May 2015

Wednesday, 20th May 2015
Interview from ABC NewsRadio with RSPCA Australia Chief Scientist, Dr Bidda Jones, 20 May 2015. © ABC.

Interview with Dr Bidda Jones about Live Exports to Vietnam - April 2015

Monday, 13th April 2015
Interview from The Breakfast Table with RSPCA Australia Chief Scientist, Dr Bidda Jones, April 2015. © 3RPP.

Interview with Dr Bidda Jones about ESCAS reform

Wednesday, 1st April 2015

Interview from Regional Life with RSPCA Australia Chief Scientist, Dr Bidda Jones. First broadcast 1 April 2015.

ESCAS reform weakens protections for Australian animals

Tuesday, 24th March 2015

Changes to the Exporter Supply Chain Audit System (ESCAS) announced by the Minister for Agriculture will weaken already minimal auditing processes in overseas abattoirs that slaughter Australian an