The horrendous conditions animals are living in at a Canterbury pig farm are completely unacceptable and show that MPI are failing to do their job by putting economic interests ahead of animal welfare, said the Green Party today.
The failure of the Primary Production Committee to include any measures to address public concerns around unnecessary animal testing in the Animal Welfare Amendment Bill is extremely disappointing, said the Green Party today. More
I will be up front. Today we had a difficult decision at caucus. This Psychoactive Substances Amendment Bill has been difficult for us, because on the one hand the Green Party totally welcomes the Government's U-turn on animal testing of these drugs. More
The reports of animal abuse occurring on overseas farms owned by a New Zealand company are highly concerning and the owners must take immediate action to ensure these abuses stop, the Green Party said today. More
This is not a bill for conservation at all. It is a bill for Peter Dunne and for a tiny group of those commercial recreational hunters....It is a bill instead for the top end of the commercial tourism hunting scene—so the trophy hunters, those who are paying the big bucks to get the big bucks. More