In late 2010 Animal Liberation Campaign Co-ordinator Jacqueline Dalziell took a position as a employee in a well known Sydney pet shop. Over a 3 month period she took observations and filmed breaches of the Code of Practice.
The TV report was screened on Today Tonight and can be viewed on COMPANION ANIMAL NEWS click here
( Please nb to click at the bottom to go direct to some other Animal Liberation pet shop diary stories.)
In February 2011 she presented this report to the RSPCA NSW:
Store Owner: XXXXXXX (DRP note: this store is one of a well known large chain of Pet Stores across the country)
In efforts to expose how animals suffer in pet stores, this year I took a job working undercover in a XXXX store. I worked approximately 2-3 shifts (approx. 6-8 hours) per week, for approximately three months. I was hired having no formal qualifications in animal care. I recorded everything I saw and heard. READ MORE HERE