Animals Australia
yesterday at 02:09. Facebook
'Super Ballotelli's tail was broken and bleeding. Instead of paying a vet to treat it, his trainer took a surgical blade and cut part of it off himself, without giving him any pain relief. He then continued to force the dog to race. Months later, Super Ballotelli's tail was seen wrapped tightly with dirty bandages. It had become so painful and gangrenous it had to be amputated.

After all...
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Animals Australia
02/24/2017 at 05:25. Facebook
Three days-old greyhound pups who will never know kennels, be doped, or killed for not running fast enough ... only loved for who they are, for their whole lives. <3

Thanks for the #fridayfeels, Wollongong Animal Rescue Network Inc.!
Animals Australia
02/24/2017 at 03:51. Facebook
They may not be able to hug or high-five like we can, but cows will lovingly groom their best friends to express how much they mean to them <3.

Discover the emotional world of cows:
Animals Australia
02/24/2017 at 01:30. Facebook
Tasmania's Greyhound Racing industry charges trainers $110 to take unwanted dogs. Last year, their re-homing program took in 115 greyhounds. The government gave them $300,000.

Brightside Farm Sanctuary, which receives zero funding, rescued & rehabilitated 98.

Ex-racing greyhounds cheaper to put down than re-home in Tasmania
Animals Australia
02/23/2017 at 04:41. Facebook
Save a life, enrich your own. #AdoptDontShop <3

7 reasons to adopt your next best friend
Animals Australia
02/23/2017 at 01:36. Facebook
WOW! Germany's Environment Ministry plans to help combat the "negative effects of meat consumption" by implementing a meat-free catering policy at official functions! Here's why this is so important: :D
Animals Australia
02/22/2017 at 03:13. Facebook
12 greyhound trainers caught for "serious welfare breaches" in the last month alone.
40 dogs killed on racing tracks per month.
4 trainers caught live baiting have charges dropped. 13 have life bans reduced or thrown out.

... and this is just in Queensland.

Greyhound regulator can't rule out continued live baiting
Animals Australia
02/22/2017 at 01:15. Facebook
"Until one has loved an animal a part of one's soul remains unawakened" β€” Anatole France <3
Animals Australia
02/21/2017 at 04:47. Facebook
"For a lobster to live this long and avoid lobster traps, nets, lobster pots ... he doesn't deserve a bib and butter. He deserves to live." β€” Larry's rescuer, Don MacKenzie

They called him "Lucky Larry" and the reason why will warm your heart!
Animals Australia
02/21/2017 at 02:34. Facebook
Babies belong with their mums β€” not in slaughterhouses.

Help create a kinder world for calves & cows:
Animals Australia
02/21/2017 at 00:37. Facebook
New research has revealed crustaceans may experience anxiety β€” considered a complex emotion β€” in much the same way humans do.

6 facts that will change the way you think about lobsters
Do you think there's anything strange about this image? Why?
Lobsters not only feel extreme pain β€” but their inability to go into shock means they feel every single second of being boiled alive. Can you imagine?
Start your week off on the right note by doing something kind for someone today :)
"crustaceans have a complex central nervous system and their behaviour shows that they feel pain"

Sydney fishmonger convicted of animal cruelty over lobster treatment
Fridays are for videos like this! (Warning: may cause heart explosions)
PLEDGE to adopt your next BFF: ❀
Every act of kindness helps shape a better world. <3
In the pursuit of $$, there's not much these cruel industries won't do

6 animals you might not know are factory farmed.