Managing natural resources > Plants & animals > Animal welfare > Codes of practice
The welfare of animals is important to DEWNR. The treatment of all animals, regardless of value, conservation or pest status, must comply with the Animal Welfare Act 1985 and any relevant Code(s) of practice or animal welfare standards where they exist.
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