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Wildlife Protection
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Tell Minister Frydenberg to keep platypus at home in Australia

It has recently come to light that a controversial agreement has been reached to export Australian platypus from Taronga Zoo overseas to San Diego Zoo. As history has shown us, this kind of export of our precious wildlife is extremely dangerous. The last time any platypus were exported overseas was …

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Animal Welfare
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Urge the South Korean government to protect all dogs and cats from the cruel dog meat industry

South Korea is the only country in the world known to intensively breed dogs for human consumption. Thousands of dog meat farms across the country breed an estimated 2.5 million dogs each year who are confined in small, barren cages outdoors. They live in states of perpetual fear, boredom, hunger …

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Wildlife Protection
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Urge Minister Frydenberg to protect threatened habitat for koalas and swift parrots!

Australia’s Minister for the Environment and Energy, Josh Frydenberg, is due to make a listing decision for Poplar Box Grassy Woodland on Alluvial Plains – a Threatened Ecological Community nominated by Humane Society International (HSI) in 2013. Once it passes this final hurdle, the grassy woodlands will become the 28th …

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Animal Welfare
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Help secure Australian cosmetics animal testing ban

During the last federal election the Turnbull Government promised to ban cosmetics testing on animals and although we welcome their new Industrial Chemicals Bill 2017, we are concerned that it does not go far enough.  The bill has a loophole which would severely undermine the ban. TAKE ACTION:  Please support …

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Animal Welfare
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Help end greyhound racing for good

As long as greyhound racing remains legal, dogs will continue suffer every day.  In the 3 months since the spectacular back flip on the ban by the former NSW Premier last October, the industry has proven they are incapable of reform with statistics revealing the shocking reality – an increase in injury and …

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Marine Conservation
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Take action and help dolphins

Dolphins used in travelling circuses in Indonesia are transported around the country once a month by plane, and made to endure up to 40 hours travelling in a tiny dry crate with only margarine or butter to keep them moist.  Our friends at Jakarta Animal Aid Network (JAAN) filmed the …

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Marine Conservation

Help save turtles, whales, dolphins & sharks

Disturbing statistics continue to show high numbers of marine animals killed in both NSW and Queensland shark culling programs, including multiple threatened species. Especially concerning are the capture and deaths of harmless critically endangered grey nurse sharks, whales, threatened loggerhead, green and hawksbill turtles, and dolphins and rays. Very few target species …

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