Pet sale scammers, puppy farm operations next on RSPCA Tasmania's wishlist for greater reforms

Adam Holmes
By Adam Holmes
June 20 2022 - 5:00pm
Dogs rescued from a puppy farm in regional Victoria, before laws were introduced banning the operations completely in that state. Pictures: RSPCA

Pet scam sites are continuing to operate in Tasmania after finding a niche during COVID, while puppy farm operators could be tempted to relocate to the state due to stricter laws on the mainland, RSPCA Tasmania says.


Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

Journalist at The Examiner and Advocate, Tasmania

From Adelaide to south-west Victoria, Bendigo to Tasmania, I've provided in-depth stories in politics, environmental affairs, issues facing disadvantaged communities, legal affairs and much more. Contact me at or on Twitter at @adamholmes010

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