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  1. 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 ...

  2. News - China - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    Dog-eating festival loses its bite as animal rights activists step in

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 04:39am by He Huifeng

    ... He Huifeng huifeng.he@scmp.com The roadside vendors were gone and restaurant trade down as officials sought to down play summer solstice event with canine meat on menu Activists win as dog ... dog-eating festival. Consumption of dog meat at Yulin's restaurants is believed to have decreased significantly from last year, local restaurants and market operators say. The run-up ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. 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, ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    Hong Kong fad of dyeing dogs' fur could prove fatal: animal welfare experts

    Posted May 18th 2014, 04:55am by Simon Parry

    ... Now, Hong Kong's ranks of mollycoddled pet dogs are being subjected to a further well-meaning indignity to make them less like animals and more like their human owners: they're having their fur dyed in lurid shades. Poodles, other miniatures, and some bigger dogs are being paraded around at weekends with the latest accessory in animal fashion: pink legs, canary yellow ankles ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    Animal-rights volunteers in Sai Kung slam lame way of catching strays

    Posted Jul 07th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Hound trapped by the agriculture department chewed off part of paw to escape a snare, Sai Kung volunteers say Dog lovers slam lame way of catching strays Dog traps set by the government to catch strays should be banned because they inflict too much pain, campaigners of animal rights say. One dog had to chew off part of its paw to escape a trap in Sai ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    Sai Kung Stray Friends Foundation in race for time to fund new site

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 04:47am by Hazel Knowles

    ... Hazel Knowles Dog charity up against the clock to fund site They are calling it "The Challenge"- and a challenge it is. Volunteers with a dog rescue centre have just five weeks to build new kennels for 70 dogs on a piece of barren land, or face dire consequences. Sai Kung Stray Friends Foundation have to meet the deadline or deal with the prospect of closing down ...

  8. News - Asia - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    Animal abuse cases spur crackdown in Singapore

    Posted Jan 14th 2014, 11:35pm by AFP

    ... a recent spate of high-profile cases including the poisoning of stray dogs and attacks on cats. Speaking at the opening of an Asian conference on animal welfare, Shanmugam, who is also foreign ... by more than 65 per cent, according to Shanmugam, who is known for his love of animals. Suspected cases of serial animal abuse have also been reported in local media, including stray dogs killed ...

  9. News - Asia - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    US ambassador Kennedy draws nationalist ire with tweet condemning Japan dolphin slaughter

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 05:55pm by Julian Ryall

    ... which is monitoring the cull. The majority of the dolphins will be slaughtered and the meat will go for human consumption or into pet food. A few of the mammals will be sold to marine parks. ... waters in the coastal town of Taiji in Japan's Wakayama prefecture, the site of a yearly dolphin cull. Photo: AP One poster added a poem that emphasised how delicious dolphin meat is, while ...

  10. News - China - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    ‘Cover-up’ of Henan panda's death casts suspicion on zoo

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 04:11pm by Andrea Chen

    ... as saying the panda was infected by parvovirus, a contagious disease normally affecting dogs. Li Caiwu, a veterinarian sent by the Giant Panda research centre to the Zhengzhou Zoo, said they had ...




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