In December we rescued a juvenile Rhesus macaque monkey (Macaca mulatta) which was lying collapsed in the city. It was dehydrated and hypothermic. It had a maggot wound near its anus and tail, and lacerations to its right hind leg.
As you read this, two dogs are being forced into a ring to fight for their lives, all for the enjoyment and profit of evil men.
Dogfighting is one of the most grotesque forms of cruelty to animals. Dogs used for fighting are typically raised in isolation, so they spend most of their lives on short, heavy chains, beaten by their owners and then forced to fight other vulnerable dogs to the death.
A mother and child reunion in Thailand proves nothing can match a mother’s love — and elephants never forget.
Where: Queens Gardens, 144 George St, Brisbane QLD 4000
When: Sunday September 1st, 2019
Time: 9.30am to 2.00pm