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folder Information papers
Information papers provide advice on specific animal welfare issues to supplement general Knowledgebase articles.
folder Position papers
RSPCA Position papers supplement RSPCA policy by providing more detailed information and explaining the rationale behind the position taken on a specific subject.
folder Discussion papers
Documents which examine current thinking and evidence on a specific animal welfare issue. Discussion papers are intended to inform discussion and thus may be amended in response to comment and feedback from interested parties.
folder Research reports
Research reports summarise information on an emerging animal welfare issue and draw conclusions based on the available evidence, for an internal and external specialist audience.
folder Externally produced documents
Non-RSPCA documents provided for information or advice.
folder Pamphlet

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file The Welfare of Dolphins in Captivity - RSPCA Australia Research Report June 2017.pdf
02 Jun, 2017 File size: 443 kb Downloads: 49
file Five ways to improve animal welfare at saleyards.pdf
Five ways to improve animal welfare at saleyards
09 May, 2017 File size: 1.67 mb Downloads: 59
file The slaughter of Australian cattle in Indonesia - RSPCA Research Report 2011.pdf
04 May, 2017 File size: 1.43 mb Downloads: 21
file Welfare of layer hens - RSPCA Research Report August 2016.pdf
02 May, 2017 File size: 578 kb Downloads: 23
file Exotic Animals in Australian Circuses - RSPCA Information Paper March 2017.pdf
31 Mar, 2017 File size: 403 kb Downloads: 161
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file Training tips for excessive barking - RSPCA Information Paper Sept 2014.pdf
25 Oct, 2016 File size: 191 kb Downloads: 74604
file Early-age desexing of cats and dogs – RSPCA Research Report Aug 2012.pdf
26 Oct, 2016 File size: 481 kb Downloads: 54397
file Smart Puppy Buyers Guide July 2016.pdf
25 Oct, 2016 File size: 512 kb Downloads: 49803
file RSPCA Puppy Farm Discussion Paper Jan 2010.pdf
Discussion Paper on Puppy Farms in Australia
This paper is now closed for comment.
30 Jul, 2014 File size: 2.59 mb Downloads: 33458
file Slaughter of horses (Doherty) – RSPCA Research Report June 2008.pdf
26 Oct, 2016 File size: 1.26 mb Downloads: 33257