Humane Codes

Model Codes of Practice (COPs) and Standard Operating procedures (SOPs) for the humane control of key pest animal species are provided. A model Code of Practice (COP) for each of […]

Learning from the past

Wild dog control has come a long way in recent years but the community needs to guard against complacency. Effective wild dog management results from a nil-tenure, collaborative, community-driven approach. […]

Feral horse – humaneness matrix

Matrix showing the relative humaneness of feral horse control methods. The ‘humaneness’ of a pest animal control method refers to the overall welfare impact that the method has on an […]

Feral cat – humaneness matrix

Matrix showing the relative humaneness of feral cat control methods. The ‘humaneness’ of a pest animal control method refers to the overall welfare impact that the method has on an […]

Feral goat – humaneness matrix

Matrix showing the relative humaneness of feral goat control methods. The ‘humaneness’ of a pest animal control method refers to the overall welfare impact that the method has on an […]

Feral pig – humaneness matrix

Matrix showing the relative humaneness of feral pig control methods. The ‘humaneness’ of a pest animal control method refers to the overall welfare impact that the method has on an  […]

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