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Wellington Piggery

Wellington SA 5259, Australia
Name: Wellington Piggery
Address: Wellington SA 5259, Australia
LGA/Council: The Rural City of Murray Bridge
Council website: murraybridge.sa.gov.au
Council email: [email protected]
Summary:

A very small and mostly empty piggery, believed to be in the process of closing down. A small number of occupied farrowing crates and grower pens. Sign at the back entrance reads "Trespassers will be shot and thrown into the shit pit". Several sick and malnourished stray cats were found living with the pigs.

Categories:
Last known status: Open and operating
Listing updated: n/a
Listing ID: 49582
Owned by: F & MH Cazzolato
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A very small and mostly empty piggery - a small number of occupied farrowing crates and grower pens. In the farrowing crates, sows are confined for weeks in small cages on concrete floors - industry standard. Piglets' tails are cut off at a very young age without anaesthetic. The piggery is APIQ accredited.

A sign at the back entrance reads "Trespassers will be shot and thrown into the shit pit". Several sick and malnourished stray cats were found living with the pigs.

It is believed that this piggery is in the process of closing down.