OPINION: Poor rescue groups shame rich RSPCA

Newcastle Herald OPINION: Poor rescue groups shame rich RSPCA By DAVID ATWELL Oct. 23, 2012, 7:38 p.m.   EVERY year thousands of companion animal rescue volunteers save thousands of dogs and cats from pounds and shelters across the state. These community-based rescue groups don't have any of the resources or financial backing that the RSPCA enjoys, yet when they can co-ordinate with a council-run pound the results are magnificent. In our region alone, Wyong … [Read more...]

LETTERS: Some questions about animals

Wednesday October 31, 2012   LETTERS: Some questions about animals By Anne Greenaway Oct. 27, 2012, 4 a.m.   ¬†As principal solicitor for law firm Lawyers for Companion Animals, I have concerns about the composition of the companion animals taskforce. The taskforce has denied repeated requests to have representation on it by community rescue groups. In the United States, on the Dallas task force, more than 50per cent of the people on it are, or have … [Read more...]

Voice your pet peeves about the Companion Animals Taskforce discussion paper

Voice your pet peeves about the Companion Animals Taskforce discussion paper by Tahnae Goldsworthy Local Macarthur Chronicle 12 Jun 12 @ 11:00am Chronicle photographer and animal advocate Robert Pozo, Camden state Liberal MP Chris Patterson and Camden councillor Lara Symkowiak hand over their submissions to the Minister for Local Government Don Page and Companion Animals Taskforce chairman Andrew Cornwell, Charlestown state Liberal MP   CAMDEN state Liberal MP Chris … [Read more...]

Companion Animal Taskforce – Response to Clover Moore

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Companion Animals Taskforce – Lack of Transparency concerns

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