Hundreds of South Australians will rally tomorrow, turning up the heat on politicians who still support inhumane long-haul sheep shipments to the Middle East.
A State Government inquiry to determine how SA can transition from live sheep exports to chilled sheep meat makes sound economic sense, says RSPCA South Australia.
Last month, 60 Minutes exposed horrific footage of sheep suffering aboard live export ships. Now that same exporter has another ship enroute to South Australia.
RSPCA is seeking the release of a report from Western Australian Government officials who boarded live export vessel MV Maysora in Perth last week.
A new independent economic report has found that phasing out South Australia’s live export industry would have little material impact on SA sheep farmers.
As Australians reel at sickening images taken aboard live export ships, another vessel docks at Port Adelaide this week for more sheep bound for the Middle East.
A whistle-blower on-board Australian sheep shipments has exposed the horrific consequences of sending animals from an Adelaide winter to the Middle East’s summer.