Police allege men used kittens for live baiting purposes

A JOINT task force has charged another two men with two counts each of serious animal cruelty offences under the provisions of the Queensland Criminal Code.

It will be alleged the men, aged 26 and 62 from Coominya, used kittens for live baiting purposes between August 2014 and May 2015.

The men will appear in the Ipswich Magistrates Court on May 27 and May 28 respectively.

The joint Queensland Police Service and RSPCA task force continues to investigate allegations of live baiting within the greyhound racing industry.

To date, 23 people have been arrested on 65 charges.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.