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  1. News - China

    Chinese animal activists petition White House against dog meat festival in Guangxi

    Posted May 23rd 2013, 12:59pm by Amy Li <a href=

    ... Amy Li chunxiao.li@scmp.com It is widely believed that dog meat can boost men’s sexual performance- as it has been used in traditional Chinese medicine to treat impotence China’s dog lovers and animal enthusiasts, fretting over the looming  “Dog Meat Festival”- an annual event held Yulin, Guangxi on June 21-  have pulled every string possible to avert what they call “a bloody ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1244078/chinese-animal-activists-petition-white-house-against-dog-meat-festival
  2. Comment - Blogs

    China animal activists rescue hundreds of dogs before dog meat festival

    Posted Jun 25th 2013, 07:27pm by Vicky Feng

    ... Vicky Feng Chinese animal activists flocked to Yulin, Guangxi province, to save the lives of hundreds of dogs before the local dog meat festival began on Friday. More than 20 activists ... after we saved them,’’ said Hong Bin, 40, a Buddhist artist who joined the dog rescue. The annual dog meat festival was held this year despite strong opposition and criticism from animal rights ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/blogs/article/1268740/china-animal-activists-rescue-hundreds-dogs-dog-meat-festival
  3. News - China

    Dog meat vendor dies after hitting himself with poisoned dart

    Posted Aug 30th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Li

    ... Amy Li chunxiao.li@scmp.com Dog meat vendor dies from own poison A dog meat vendor in Hunan province died after accidently shooting himself with a poisoned dart fired from a crossbow that he used to kill dogs, mainland media reported. The man was reportedly demonstrating how to use the toxic dart to other members of his meat-selling operation in June, when the crossbow went ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1300520/dog-meat-vendor-dies-after-hitting-himself-poisoned-dart
  4. News - China - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    Yulin's dog meat festival deaf to critics

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... Li Jing jing.li@scmp.com Yulin residents look forward to their traditional solstice feast while animal activists cry foul Dog meat festival deaf to critics A controversial "dog meat festival" will go ahead next Friday in Yulin, Guangxi, despite an online outcry by animal rights activists. The annual festival involving savouring the delights of dog meat hotpot, lychees ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1261762/yulins-dog-meat-festival-deaf-critics
  5. News - China - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    Coalition of 100 NGOs call for ban on 'criminal' trade in dog meat in China

    Posted Jul 04th 2013, 12:00am by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Olivia Rosenman olivia.rosenman@scmp.com Ban 'criminal' trade in dog meat, say activists A coalition of 100 Chinese and international NGOs have united to call for an end to the "criminal and cruel" dog meat industry. The call comes nearly two weeks after a dog meat festival in Yulin, Guangxi, went ahead despite protests from animal rights activists. The NGOs, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1274884/coalition-100-ngos-call-ban-criminal-trade-dog-meat-china
  6. Chinese officials agree to monitor dog meat festival after activists protest

    Posted Jun 19th 2013, 04:18pm by Agence France-Presse in Beijing

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing Government’s measures may reduce cruelty but unlikely to prevent feast A festival dedicated to dog meat in southern China has been targeted by protesting ... said. Photographs from past festivals showing dogs packed into cages and locals feasting on their meat from steaming pots have circulated on China’s popular social networking websites, leading ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1264310/chinese-officials-agree-monitor-dog-meat-festival-after-activists-protest
  7. News - China - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    Dog and cat meat eaters hit back at animal rights group adverts

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 04:39am by Bryan Harris

    ... Bryan Harris bryan.harris@scmp.com Ads against dog, cat meat rile some A leading animal rights group has been forced to revise a provocative advertising campaign in northeast China ... sandwiched between a pair of chopsticks. The images are accompanied by a simple message: "Be healthy. Say NO to cat and dog meat." The advertisements caused a considerable stir ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1377829/rights-groups-ads-against-eating-dog-and-cat-meat-rile-traditionalists
  8. News - China Insider - ANIMAL CRUELTY

    Campaign against eating dog and cat meat rolls out in Guangzhou metro

    Posted Nov 08th 2013, 12:31pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... guardian who defended a family home”. The posters are part of a campaign by NGO Animals Asia to put a stop to the practise of eating dog and cat meat in China. The posters were put online on Animals Asia’s weibo account and have been shared more that 20,000 times. The ongoing campaign aims to “inform the public of the health risks of eating dog and cat meat and to prompt people ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china-insider/article/1350666/campaign-against-eating-dog-and-cat-meat-rolls-out-guangzhou
  9. News - China Insider - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Bad aim with poisoned dart costs Chinese dog killer his life

    Posted Aug 29th 2013, 02:24pm by Amy Li

    ... Amy Li chunxiao.li@scmp.com A dog meat vendor, working for a smuggling operation in China’s Hunan province, has died after mistakenly shooting himself with a crossbow which fires poisoned ... killed over a 1,000 dogs were later arrested. They admitted to killing dogs before freezing them, hoping to sell their meat later for a higher profit. Some Chinese people believe the eating ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china-insider/article/1300328/bad-aim-poisoned-dart-costs-chinese-dog-killer-his-life
  10. News - Asia

    Dog treats made from whale meat prompts protest in Japan

    Posted May 29th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Outrage over dog treats made from whale meat Meat from endangered whales caught by Icelandic hunters is being sold in Japan as luxury dog treats, ... consumption. The most likely reason for shops to sell the whale-meat dog treat is to target affluent Japanese who want to show off their wealth with something different "The most likely reason ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1248435/dog-treats-made-whale-meat-prompts-protest-japan

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