Companion Animals Taskforce – Lack of Transparency concerns

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GENERIC SUBMISSION – Response to Companion Animals Taskforce Discussion Paper

In August 2011 The New South Wales government established a Companion Animals Taskforce and has produced a Discussion Paper. Submissions are due by 1 July 2012. http://www.dlg.nsw.gov.au/dlg/dlghome/dlg_generalindex.asp?sectionid=1&areaindex=CATASK&documenttype=8&mi=9&ml=10 This document submission below was a collaborate effort with input from around 30 people very concerned with the high kill rates of cats and dogs in NSW. PLEASE NOTE - THIS IS NOT LEGAL ADVICE. Input … [Read more...]

NSW COMPANION ANIMAL TASKFORCE (update 19 March 2012)

Please note a generic submission in response to the Discussion Paper can be found here http://lawyersforcompanionanimals.com.au/generic-submission-response-to-companion-animals-taskforce-discussion-paper/  1494—COMPANION ANIMAL TASKFORCE Ms Clover Moore to the Minister for Local Government, and Minister for the North Coast— How many times has the Companion Animal Taskforce met? Were all members present, and if not, which were not? Were minutes take at meetings? If not, why … [Read more...]

Blog coming soon! Watch this space …

  Lawyers for Companion Animals will be blogging soon so watch this space. You can also join us on facebook Australia's first Companion Animal Rescuers and Advocates Conference, to be held on 2 February 2013 at Warner's Bay (NSW).  More details here :https://www.facebook.com/pages/Companion-Animal-Rescuers-and-Advocates-Conference/101177303391112Media coverage … [Read more...]