On Friday 31 May, more than 100 concerned Queenslanders gathered outside the Queensland government offices to demand justice for animal cruelty that has for too long been ignored by the government.
Footage released in January shows filthy conditions, violent abuse by workers, untreated wounds, and one boar left to slowly die over several days.
In an unseen facet of pig farming, boars are kept in small stalls all their lives, only being released for a brief time for semen collection a couple of times a week. Last week, we shared Boe's story. This week we share the rest of the story of the other boars in the facility.
You’ve heard of sow stalls, but did you know about boar stalls? In an unseen facet of pig farming, boars are kept in small stalls all their lives, only being released for a brief time for semen collection a couple of times a week. We will be releasing further footage from the investigation of this...
Wonga Plains Feedlot, Bowenville, Queensland. This video clip contains anonymously provided photos and videos from Wonga Plains Feedlot, operated by Camm Agricultural Group and located near Bowenville in Queensland. An industry whistle-blower reported:
ALQ recently received anonymous footage from Glasshouse Country Farms, Beerburrum, Qld, Australia. This footage was reported to authorities and the only response received back was "We are unable to provide information regarding animal welfare complaints due to privacy laws.".
Two animals died at "Australia’s richest rodeo" at Mount Isa on 10 August and two Animal Liberation Qld volunteers were there to capture the horror. They filmed a dying horse who had tripped and flipped over during the ‘saddle bronc’ event, breaking his neck.
Tomorrow marks the beginning of Beef Australia's Beef Week - the Australian Beef industry's expo which happens every three years in Rockhampton to celebrate Australia's huge beef industry.