April 30, 2017

Last month, Vice President Dr Adele Lloyd & Public Officer Matt Lloyd visited three animal rescue centres in Rajasthan India to find out the challenges they face and how Sentient could help…

March 8, 2017

Congratulations to Sentient member Dr Lynn Simpson for her Voiceless award for Outstanding Contribution to Building Awareness of Animal Protection. Lynn's award was based on her unique series of exposes on conditions onboard live export ships. Lynn is a stellar example...

March 4, 2017

 

Dr Alicia Kennedy, Sentient member and founder of Cherished Pets Community Veterinary Care, supports elderly and disabled pet owners in the Geelong and Bellarine communities to ensure their pets are well cared for. Her work is outlined in this article, photo by Andrew...

November 26, 2016

Sentient's Appraisal on the 2nd Lucy's Project Conference 2016. The aim of Lucy’s Project is to raise awareness of the animal victims of domestic violence and in so doing, to help improve their protection as well as the protection of vulnerable humans in our community....

September 10, 2016

Dr Lynn Simpson's experiences with the live export trade are graphically yet sensitively captured in this article by Nikki Barrowclough. Lynn is a veterinarian with enormous courage and ethical fortitude. We are honoured to have her as a member of Sentient....

August 3, 2016

It is estimated that there is a minimum of 10,000 greyhounds involved in the racing industry in NSW, and most likely even double this number.  With the ban in place, trainers and owners will need to choose between keeping their dogs as 'pets' or surrendering them to sh...

July 29, 2016

Sentient supports this online open letter from veterinarians and veterinary students who back Premier Mike Baird's decision to ban greyhound racing in NSW from July 2017. If you support the ban, please add your name and any titles/credentials, plus a comment (it won't...

June 24, 2016

Sentient member Dr Lynn Simpson was featured on the 7.30 report for her role in exposing the atrocities on live export ships. She lost her government job in the process but has gained respect from everyone else. A true inspiration.

The front-page test” A Very Personal...

May 22, 2016

 

Animal hoarding poses serious risks to all aspects of an animal's welfare, and can also involve great human suffering. On June 30 in Sydney at the National Hoarding and Squalor Conference, Sentient's President Dr Rosemary Elliott will present the initial findings of r...

May 22, 2016

Congratulations to Sentient member Andrew Knight, Professor of Animal Welfare and Ethics and now Director of the new Centre for Animal Welfare at the University of Winchester, launched on 21st May. The rise in professorships and specialised centres of animal welfare at...

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