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Images of green chicken at Pak’nSave a result of cruelty

Friday, 12 July 2019, 8:25 am | SAFE For Animals

An image of green chicken meat sold at Pak’nSave has shocked many New Zealanders on social media and shows a small glimpse into the cruel reality of the chicken meat industry. More >>

Victoria Students Demand an End to the Forced Swim Test

Thursday, 4 July 2019, 8:26 am | SAFE For Animals

Hundreds of students at Victoria University of Wellington are demanding an end to the cruel Forced Swim Test. More >>

Live export corporation costing people their homes

Monday, 1 July 2019, 10:49 am | SAFE For Animals

A damning exposé from Newsroom today reveals the full extent of the disaster that has resulted from New Zealand cows exported to Sri Lanka for dairy production. More >>

SAFE to launch petition to Parliament at Rally

Friday, 14 June 2019, 8:36 am | SAFE For Animals

International Awareness Day to Stop Live Transport will today see caring Kiwis outside Parliament, speaking out against the cruelty of the live export trade. Animal rights organisation SAFE and more than 50 animal groups globally are highlighting the cruelty ... More >>

Government review of live export trade doesn’t go far enough

Wednesday, 12 June 2019, 8:32 am | SAFE For Animals

The Government’s plan for a possible ban on the live export of cattle doesn’t go far enough, according to animal rights organisation SAFE. More >>

High wounding rates means thousands of birds will die slow

Saturday, 4 May 2019, 12:27 pm | SAFE For Animals

High wounding rates means hundreds of thousands of birds will die slowly this duck shooting season More >>

Chickens rescued from a factory farm gain following

Friday, 3 May 2019, 9:33 am | SAFE For Animals

Two chickens rescued from an Auckland factory farm are on their way to becoming Instagram stars. SAFE says they represent the individuals behind the 125 million chickens bred and killed for meat every year in New Zealand. More >>

New poll shows caring Kiwis moving towards plant-based diet

Thursday, 2 May 2019, 9:33 am | SAFE For Animals

Compassionate Kiwis are ditching animal products and opting for kinder plant-based foods, according to new figures from Horizon Research. More >>

Baby birds, bred to suffer: Chicken Meat Industry Exposed

Tuesday, 30 April 2019, 9:26 am | SAFE For Animals

SAFE has released footage from an Auckland chicken farm that would shock most meat-eaters. More >>

SAFE says Baboon deaths at Wellington Zoo were irresponsible

Sunday, 24 February 2019, 10:26 am | SAFE For Animals

The Four baboons who were euthanised at Wellington Zoo today again highlights the inherent cruelty of animal captivity for entertainment, according to SAFE. Habib, 14, Osiris, 7, Les, 17, and Rafiki, 15 were all put to death today, due to what Wellington ... More >>

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern receives giant Valentine card

Thursday, 14 February 2019, 3:03 pm | SAFE For Animals

Three of Jacinda Ardern’s constituents and SAFE delivered a giant Valentine’s card to the Prime Minister’s Mt Albert electorate office this morning. Inside were hundreds of messages and signatures from caring Kiwis, all calling for Ms Ardern ... More >>

SAFE applauds Government decision to cancel Saudi sheep deal

Tuesday, 12 February 2019, 10:41 am | SAFE For Animals

SAFE applauds the Government’s decision to cancel the controversial Saudi sheep deal, a plan by the previous Government which was to include a $10 million slaughterhouse in the Saudi desert. More >>

Another death leads to renewed calls for an end to rodeo

Sunday, 21 October 2018, 8:53 pm | SAFE For Animals

SAFE is appalled that a horse has been killed at the Methven rodeo today and that animals continue to be put at risk at rodeo events to provide fun for a minority. More >>

Government deals devastating blow to animals

Monday, 8 October 2018, 9:41 am | SAFE For Animals

SAFE is slamming the Government for its refusal to separate the agriculture and animal welfare portfolios, in a breach of its election commitments. More >>

New Report Finds Farrowing Crates Unnecessary and Illegal

Thursday, 7 June 2018, 9:47 am | SAFE For Animals

A new report, released today, shows the use of farrowing crates are unnecessary, illegal and harmful to New Zealand pigs. SAFE is presenting Parliament with copies of the report, as part of an ongoing campaign to ban farrowing crates, used in pig ... More >>

SAFE Urges Animal Lovers to Buck the Cruelty of Rodeo

Tuesday, 21 November 2017, 8:50 am | SAFE For Animals

SAFE urges people to steer clear of rodeo cruelty by avoiding the Omahu Valley bullride this weekend. Investigators at New Zealand rodeo events have filmed bulls being riled up into ‘performing’, with methods including shocks with electric prods, being ... More >>

Coup for hens - Foodstuffs to be cage-free

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 2:01 pm | SAFE For Animals

SAFE is congratulating Foodstuffs, who owns New World, PAK’nSAVE and Four Square, on their announcement that they will stop selling all cage eggs from 2027. In a statement Foodstuffs said today that following an extensive review of its egg sourcing and ... More >>

National & ACT Parties Behind On Helping Animals

Thursday, 14 September 2017, 8:44 am | SAFE For Animals

Early voting has started and SAFE is reminding people that their vote can impact millions of lives. All registered parties were surveyed on a range of key animal welfare issues with the results being allocated scores out of a possible 26. National ... More >>

Ground-breaking, Virtual Reality Pig Farm Footage Released

Wednesday, 26 July 2017, 9:10 am | SAFE For Animals

SAFE and Farmwatch have released a brand-new investigation into pig farming in New Zealand, using both hidden camera footage, and a ground-breaking, New Zealand-first, look at a pig farm with virtual reality technology. More >>

New colony eggs not all they are cracked up to be

Wednesday, 23 November 2016, 11:32 am | SAFE For Animals

Suzanne Paul, well known entrepreneur, TV personality and presenter, has joined with animal advocacy organisation SAFE to produce a spoof video explaining New Zealand’s new colony cage system for layer hens. Using her natural humour and personality she ... More >>

 

 

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