New animal cruelty reporting legislation due next year

Sheep Central | By Terry Sim, 08 December 2014

A Bill to protect animals under the Criminal Code would not punish whistleblowers or stop employees from reporting cruelty, veterinarian and Senator for Western Australia Chris Back said today. The proposed legislation will require anyone taking visible images of action they believe to be malicious cruelty to animals to report it to the responsible authority with a minimum of delay. Full story at Sheep Central

2019-05-13T23:31:21+10:30December 8th, 2014|Animal Welfare|0 Comments