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Some great articles about animal welfare issues in Australia that are currently receiving a fair bit of mainstream media exposure. Warning: some of the photos/videos show some disturbing images.


This is our weekly round up of greyhound and animal welfare news from around Australia and the world

Kay's Greys_high kill rate of greyhounds--The dark side of racing exposed- but will it bring change?

The media has taken a lot of interest lately in animal welfare issues such as live export and greyhound & horse racing. High kill rates of greyhounds have been exposed during Timothy McDonald’s ABC investigations (listen to it here if you missed it) and also the dark side of horse racing has been exposed. The disturbing truth about the slaughter of thousands of thoroughbreds is very confronting. You can watch the video here if you missed it and there is also a SMH article covering the same topic.  *WARNING* contains very disturbing and confronting imagery not suitable for everyone

Where to from here? The public seems to be outraged every time such programs air but nothing seems to change. The industry…

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Author: Fabulous Fur Friends

My name is Kylie and I am passionate about animals and their welfare. My husband and I live in Bendigo, Australia and live with our three dogs - Rupie, Billie and Chelsea - all rescue dogs. I enjoy writing and aim to share health and welfare issues and updates as well as some short stories.

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