horse racing

Government urged to immediately suspend all horse and dog racing

  • In stark contradiction to the new restrictions passed down by the federal government, the racing industry has been allowed to continue, despite new social distancing laws. 
  • Animal Liberation Queensland is calling on the state premiers and Prime Minister to immediately ban all horse and greyhound racing to protect the public.

Animal rights organisation Animal Liberation Queensland is calling on the Australian Government to pass on the same restrictions to the racing industry, as the rest of the public.

Vigil outside Meramist slaughterhouse

  • Despite public outrage since last week’s 7.30, up to 100 racehorses seen inside pens - slaughtered this morning
  • 40 activists from Brisbane Animal Save will be holding a vigil outside Meramist today

40 activists will be holding vigil outside Meramist slaughterhouses today and will lay flowers for those recently slaughtered. 
TIME: 2pm-5pm, Tuesday 22nd October
PLACE: Outside Meramist, 58 Old Gympie Rd, Caboolture

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