• Inquiry open into cruelty claims: minister

    18 days ago - By Topix

    A TASMANIAN abattoir where young calves have been allegedly clubbed to death has previously been told to improve its practices, the State Government says. Footage taken at the meat processing business at Cressy in the state's north allegedly shows a case of horrific animal cruelty.
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  • Abattoir animal cruelty alleged

    18 days ago - By Topix

    Two employees accused of mistreating calves at Tasmanian Quality Meats are no longer employed by the organisation following allegations of animal cruelty. A video, recently made public by Animal Liberation Tasmania, showed calves being beaten, hit with pipes, pulled by their tails, and thrown by their ears, allegedly at the abattoir.
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