Live-sheep exports “disaster“: Wood

Jason Wood, Sussan Ley and Sarah Henderson announce the Bill to phase-out live sheep exports.

Live-sheep exports “disaster“: Wood

By Cam Lucadou-Wells La Trobe Liberal MP Jason Wood has defied his party’s support for live sheep exports, declaring another animal-welfare “disaster” was bound to happen again. On 21 May, Mr Wood co-sponsored a private members Bill in Federal Parliament with the “ultimate aim” of phasing out long-haul live sheep exports within five years. He […]


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