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Comments on animal cruelty in Queensland greyhound industry

Commenting on the Four Corners ‘Making a Killing’ program, which exposed extreme animal abuse in the Queensland greyhound industry, Larissa Waters, Australian Greens Senator for Queensland, said:

“This extreme animal cruelty is appalling and must be eradicated.  

"The work of Animals Australia and Animal Liberation Queensland in exposing this appalling cruelty is vital.

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Greens to fund threatened species research, habitat protection and wildlife carers in Tasmania.

Today, at the Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary in Brighton, the Australian Greens announced a costed plan to fund threatened species research, habitat protection and support wildlife carers in Tasmania.

"Across Australia, we're facing an extinction crisis - with more than 20 per cent of our mammal species threatened with extinction," Tasmanian Senator Peter Whish-Wilson said.

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