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One of Sydney’s biggest seafood stores convicted of animal cruelty charges for torturing a lobster

February 17, 2017 - Aquaculture News, News-Asia
One of Sydney’s biggest seafood stores convicted of animal cruelty charges for torturing a lobster

A popular Sydney seafood store pleaded guilty to animal cruelty charges after a staff member inhumanely butchered a lobster.

Nicholas Seafood at the Sydney Fish Markets in Glebe was sentenced to a $1500 fine at Sydney Downing Centre court after the business was charged by the RSPCA with an act of animal cruelty.

The RSPCA fined the store on February 12, 2016 after a witness videoed a worker on January 25 the same year butchering a lobster without any attempt to stun it to mitigate suffering.

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