Despite the disturbing level of animal welfare problems and documented animal abuse within the dairy industry, prosecution for neglect or abuse on farms is rare.
The Ministry for Primary Industries considers prosecution to be a last resort, with ‘getting a farm back on track’ being the normal priority. Here are some of the few prosecutions that have occurred:
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