Help Improve Laws for Pigs

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Originally Posted: 10 June 2009

Help Improve Laws for Pigs

From Animals Australia

Please congratulate Minister Llewellyn for his willingness to take an ethical lead on protecting factory farmed pigs and ask him to ban the use of cruel sow stalls in Tasmania.

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And/Or better yet, make direct contact:

David Llewellyn
1 Franklin Square
Hobart Astralia
phone (03) 6233 6454
fax (03) 6233 2272
website contact

INFORMATION

Pigs are highly intelligent animals whose capacity to suffer is great. Investigators discovered this dying pig with leg wounds so severe that she could not reach food. Tragically the general conditions at this Tasmanian piggery pregnant pigs confined in 'sow stalls' so small they cannot turn around is allowable under the industry code of practice, despite such treatment constituting a cruelty offence if the victim were a dog or cat. Please help pressure the Tasmanian Government to create better standards for these sensitive animals.


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