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1985: Wellington -
Several butcher shops spraypainted, lockglued and three had windows
1985: Wellington - Colgate-Palmolive and Ciba-Geigy spraypainted
1985: Wellington - Boots the Chemist Head Office spraypainted four
1985: Christchurch - Firebombing at Christchurch Deer-Stalkers.
1986: Auckland - Numerous butcherys attacked.
April '86: Wellington - Two butchers and a chemist had windows
May '86: Wellington - 5 butcher shop windows smashed.
July '86: Wellington - Butcher window smashed.
December '86: Wellington - Two vehicles at Tenderkist Meats were
destroyed by firebombs.
December '86: Wellington - Hopuhopu piggery office block gutted by
December '86: Auckland - Raid on Greenlane Hospital vivisection lab.
Dog taken, walls spraypainted and fake bomb left behind.
1987: Auckland - Kiwi Bacon paint bombed and windows smashed.
May '87 Auckland - Greenlane Lab firebombed.
May '87: Wellington - Two butchery windows smashed.
June '87: Wellington - Three butchery windows smashed
July '87: Wellington - Butchery gutted by fire.
1988 Hamilton - Fire Butchery windows smashed.
1988 Hamilton - Dozens of butchery locks glued.
1988 Hamilton - Butchery sign destroyed
1988 Hamilton - D.I.C. department store spray painted with 'this
shop supports animal suffering' and locks glued. They now sell
animal tested cosmetics.
1988 Hamilton - Several Fur and Leather shops locks glued.
1988 Hamilton - Hillcrest high school raided and rats for dissection
1988 Hamilton - Horitu, a large meat industry complex was
spraypainted with anti-meat industry slogans.
1988 Hamilton - Entrance to Ruakura research lab (largest
agricultural vivisection institute in southern hemisphere) spray
painted with 'blood money'.
1988 Hamilton - Visiting animal circus and its sponsor spraypainted
with anti-circus messages, this action received radio coverage.
1988 Hamilton - Huttons meat spraypainted 3 times.
1988 Hamilton - Chemist spraypainted with 'this chemist sells animal
tested products' and 'animal liberation now'.
1988 Hamilton - 4 Harvey farms trucks had all tyres slashed, locks
glued, windscreen wipers pulled off, paint poured over bonnets and
spraypainted. Sign covered in red ink.
1988 Hamilton - Hillcrest high school raided and 14 rats awaiting
dissection liberated along with cages.
January '88: Taranaki - Eel processing plant windows smashed.
February '88: Wellington - Four butchery windows smashed
April/May '88: Auckland - 15 Meat shops spraypainted.
April/May '88: Auckland - 1 butchery window smashed
April/May '88: Auckland - 4 Meat trucks at Kiwi Bacon spraypainted.
June '88: Wellington - Paint squirted onto fur in a shop.
July '88: Taranaki - Hawera meat works destroyed by fire.
August 6th '88: Auckland - Butchery Spraypainted and lock glued.
August 19th '88: Auckland - Butchery spraypainted.
August 20th '88: Auckland - Salmond-Smith bio-lab spraypainted, all
locks glued and 3 windows smashed.
August '88: Hastings - Several Butchery spraypainted and Richmond
Meat offices and trucks spraypainted, and trucks have pots of paint
thrown on them.
September '88: Dunedin - McDonalds locks superglued.
September '88: Auckland - St Lukes McDonalds spraypainted and locks
September 2nd '88: Auckland - 2 Butchery spraypainted.
September 26th '88: Auckland - Several butcheries spraypainted and
September 26th '88: Auckland - One butchery set on fire - now
closed. Kiwi Bacon trucks spraypainted and locks glued.
December 25th '88: Auckland - Entire fleet of trucks at Kiwi Bacon
spraypainted, window wipers, ariels and side mirrors broken off.
Kiwi Bacon went bankrupt soon after.
December 30th '88: Auckland - Bioresearchers lab spraypainted with
1989: Hamilton - Many butchery's spraypainted and locks glued.
1989: Hamilton - McDonald stinkbombed.
January 8th '89:Auckland - Butchery spraypainted.
May 30th '89: Auckland - Red ink squirted through the door of Sterns
September '89: Auckland - Three butchery shop windows smashed.
November '89: Auckland - McDonalds head office has six windows
December '89: Auckland - Butchery spraypainted.
1990: Hamilton - Many butchery's spraypainted.
1990: Hamilton - Visiting animal circus spraypainted and tent flap
1990: New Plymouth - Battery Farm spraypainted with slogan
January '90: Auckland - KFC store spraypainted with 'get your dead
January '90: Wellington - A Kentucky Fried Chicken store
spraypainted and all locks glued up.
January '90: Wellington - Butchery Spraypainted and lock glued.
January '90: Wellington - Another Butchery spraypainted.
February '90: Auckland - Hydra Bacon spraypainted with 'don't eat
February '90: Auckland - 'meat is murder' spraypainted on butchery.
February '90: Auckland - Butchery spraypainted and lock glued.
February '90: Auckland - KFC store spraypainted with slogans 'meat
is murder' and 'carnivores are like tombstones'.
February '90: Auckland - Meat truck spraypainted and paint job
ruined with clutch fluid.
February '90: Auckland - KFC spraypainted with 'stop animal
slaughter - A.L.F.'.
February '90: Auckland - Homestead Chicken store spraypainted with
'chicken killers' and delivery car with 'meat is murder' and 'scum'.
March '90: Auckland - Homestead Chicken delivery car has
paintstripper poured on it.
March '90: Wellington - Boots the Chemist head office locks glued.
March '90: Wellington - Boots the Chemist central store graffitied
and lock glued.
March '90: Wellington - Fish shop locked glued.
March '90: Wellington - Skeggs fish factory graffitied, paint poured
on front door and lock glued.
March '90: Wellington - Courtney Place McDonalds has interior
damaged with glue and paint.
April '90: Auckland - Six butcher shops have locks glued.
April '90: Wellington - KFC spraypainted and locks glued.
April '90: Wellington - Skeggs fish factory has locks glued.
April '90: Wellington - Butchery spraypainted and locks glued.
May '90: Auckland - Two butcher shops locks glued.
June '90: Auckland - Meat truck paintstripped and locks glued.
Butcher shop lock glued.
June 23rd '90: Auckland - Butcher shop lock glued.
July 1st '90: Auckland - Meat processing plant spraypainted.
August '90: Auckland - St Lukes McDonalds spraypainted and glued
August '90: Auckland - Royal Oak McDonalds lock glued and
spraypainted 'meat is mcmurder'.
August '90: Auckland - Butchery spraypainted with 'halt animal
murder - ALF' and windows smashed.
August '90: Auckland - Homestead Chicken store and delivery car
spraypainted 'meat is murder' and locks glued.
August 14th '90: Auckland - Three butcher shops locks glued.
August 16th '90: Auckland - Four butcher shops and 'The Pork Market'
windows smashed using a slingshot.
August 28th '90: Auckland - Victoria Park McDonalds locks glued.
July '96: Wellington - Two butcher shops get their locks superglued.
July '96: Auckland - More than forty butcher shops get threats in
the mail warning them to close down or face vandalism attacks.
July '96 - Two butcher shops in West Auckland smashed up.
July '96: Auckland - West End Road Fish shop windows smashed twice.
July '96: Auckland - Ponsonby Road butcher shops get their windows
July '96: Auckland - West Coast Road butcher shop gets windows
smashed three times in July. Now has a steel shutter protecting
July '96: Auckland - an unknown group delivers letters containing
mousetraps to four Auckland vivisectors (Bruce Baguley, Robert
Faull, Peter Gluckman, Lois Armiger). Faull and Gluckman also get
their cars covered in paintstripper.
August '96: Auckland - Cot Death Society Building graffitied as a
warning against using animals as experiments. Shirley Tonkin of the
Cot Death Society who has defended the use of piglets in suffocation
experiments, gets her car covered in A.L.F. slogans and
August '96: Auckland - Happy Hen egg truck paintstripped, two milk
trucks paintstripped and graffitied, 'Sensational Sausages' truck
smashed up and five butcher shops get windows broken. All in one
August '96: Christchurch - Media reports of A.L.F. attacks on Cancer
Society buildings on Daffodil Day.
August'96: Auckland - Cancer Society building painted with
'Murderers' on Daffodil Day.
August '96: Wellington - A.L.F. splashes red paint over the entrance
to the Wellington Cancer Society building on Daffodil Day.
August '96: Auckland - Leather shop (Hunters and Collectors)
graffitied with A.L.F slogans.
August '96: Auckland - Zoo entrance and signs graffitied with A.L.F.
September '96: Auckland - McDeaths at AIT campus gets windows
smashed. Newmarket McDeaths window and sign smashed. Shop displaying
cow skins gets windows smashed.
October '96: Southland - Vegan activists found and destroyed four
leghold traps (gin traps). These are illegal but still widely used
October '96: Wellington - Preston's Meats in Hopper St was
spraypainted with A.L.F slogans. This is hit #6 for Preston's since
late last year. Also on same night a fish processing factory in Cuba
St was painted with animal rights and A.L.F. slogans.
November 1 '96: Chrictchurch - (World Vegan Day). Four leather
shops, one fur shop, one hunting shop, one butcher, one Cancer
Society shop get superglued.
November '96: Wellington - Newtown Georgie Pie covered in
spraypainted slogans and main door locks superglued. Fish supply
truck vandalised and painted. Newtown Fishing supply shop painted
and glued. Butcher in Adelaide Rd gets door locks glued.
November '96: Wellington - Hataitai butcher shop gets superglue in
November'96: Auckland - Several Anchor milk displays on dairies get
paint thrown all over them.
November '96: Auckland - Cadburys chocolate bars contaminated and
sent to company as a protest against dairy products on World Vegan
Day. Media blackout on this action so it is not known if products
were withdrawn from sale.
December '96: Wellington - The Island Bay butchery gets painted and
December '96: Christchurch - Christmas Day, Cancer Society shop
January '97: Petone - Fishing shop painted and glued. Three butcher
shops painted and glued. Tenderkist Meats gets building painted with
'Animal Liberation' and meat truck painted with 'ALF'.
January '97: Wellington - Three butchers in Karori painted and
superglued. Butcher in Johnsonville splased with red paint and locks
glued shut. Prestons Meats in Hopper St splashed with red paint
twice in one week.
February '97: Lower Hutt - Butcher gets front window smashed with
February '97: Auckland - Four butchers, one fish shop, and one
burger shop get windows smashed.
February '97: Auckland - Windows smashed at twelve animal abuse
businesses in one night, including butchers, fish shops, angling
shops and a beekeepers supply shop. Damage estimated at $10,000.
February '97: Auckland - At least ten more animal abuse businesses
get their windows smashed by A.L.F. activists in the last week of
March '97: Wellington - Two butchers get front windows smashed.
March '97: Wellington - Charcoal Chicken in Cuba St gets locks
March '97: Wellington - Butchers in Kelburn and Karon get glue in
locks and slogans painted by A.L.F.
April'97: Auckland - Unknown group claims Proctor & Gamble (animal
tested) products contaminated with weed killer and placed on
supermarket shelves on World Day for Lab Animals (April24th). No
April '97: Auckland - Activists smash windows at five butchers in
one night, including Ralphs Specialty Meats in Mt Eden Rd.
April '97: Auckland - Activists destroy fifteen unspecified animal
abuse windows over a one week period.
July '97: Auckland - A.L.F. activists smash the windows of five
different butcher shops around central Auckland and the North Shore.
October 6-7 '98: Hawkes Bay - Two butcher shops had had slogans
spraypainted on them and the footpath outside them. - A.L.F.
November '98: Whangarei - A McDonalds had locks glued and slogans
spraypainted including 'McDestruction' and 'McDonalds = Death'. -
November '98: Whangarei - A Kentucky Fried Chicken had slogans
spraypainted and their locks glued. - A.L.F.
May '99: Auckland - The A.L.F claimed responsibility for smashing
windows and spraypainting slogans on several butcher shops and meat
industry related businesses.
July '99: Christchurch - When Canterbury vivisectors had a meeting
in a Christchurch Hotel, someone left a suspicious package in the
carpark. The army bomb disposal team were called and they used a
robot to blow up the package. Someone is getting paranoid.
July '99: Hamilton - The A.L.F. has claimed responsibility for a
raid on a Waikato ferret farm. Mystic Ferrets had 200 ferrets
released, equipment damaged, and most of its breeding records
September '99: Auckland - A.L.F. activists used slingshots to fire
lead sinkers through the windows of five butcher shops, causing
thousands of dollars of damage at each shop.
September '99: Auckland - Anonymous activists broke into a factory
farm and liberated several baby turkeys who would otherwise have
ended up dead before Christmas. They are now enjoying freedom in
their new homes somewhere in the North Island.
October '99: Auckland - Smith & Caugheys Department Store, which
sells fur-trim coats (Queen St) had it's door locks superglued shut
three nights in a row. 'Fur is Dead' and'Animal Liberation Front'
slogans were also painted on the walls.
October'99: Christchurch - A car displaying pro-hunting slogans had
its tyres slashed by anonymous anti-hunting activists.
November '99: Christchurch - The A.L.F. claimed responsibility for
supergluing locks and spraying slogans at Mainland Poultry's
November '99: Wellington - The A.L.F. smashed windows and painted
slogans at 2 vivisection targets and heavily painted a third with
slogans such as 'Ban Vivisection in NZ'.
November '99: Wellington - A.L.F. activists attacks several
vivisection targets, including: Le Grose and Ronchese, with front
window bricked and slogans spraypainted. J Miller front window
bricked, car paintstripped and sprayed, house spraypainted. Royal
Society 15 slogans sprayed on walls.
November 14 '99: Wellington - a group of ANZCCART vivisectors were
bomb scared with a phone call at the skyline venue Wellington.
October 16 '01: Auckland - McDonalds branches throughout Auckland
were targeted by activists for World Anti-McDonalds Day. Toilets
blocked with quickset cement and some had their locks glued.
October 20 '01: Auckland - 28 battery hens liberated.