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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. Chinese officials agree to monitor dog meat festival after activists protest

    Posted Jun 19th 2013, 04:18pm by 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 animal lovers, who have won ... 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 thousands to condemn the festival ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1264310/chinese-officials-agree-monitor-dog-meat-festival-after-activists-protest
  3. Activists step up campaign to block dog-meat law

    Posted Feb 20th 2006, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... Raissa Robles in Manila Indigenous people say they have right to eat the animals Animal rights activists are campaigning against a resolution allowing legal consumption of dog meat in one ... 'They all opposed the proposed legalisation of dog-meat trading in Benguet,' the aide said. Anneleise Smillie, education director of Hong Kong-based Animals Asia Foundation, wrote to Mr ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/537177/activists-step-campaign-block-dog-meat-law
  4. Pet lovers fight to save dumped dogs from the butchers

    Posted Oct 27th 2007, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... pelts at Gaozhai vegetable wholesale market. Ms Ye, who was at the Qingfeng Street market yesterday trying to talk butchers out of killing pet dogs, said the meat was being sold in at least ... that one refused to eat for two days and the other barked hysterically when approached. Dog meat is a traditional winter delicacy on the mainland. Ms Ye said she hoped the government would step ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/613211/pet-lovers-fight-save-dumped-dogs-butchers
  5. Dog-eating

    Posted Dec 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... With pet ownership now common in Chinese cities, should the central government discourage the practice of eating dogs in the mainland? Share your views: write to us. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/482714/dog-eating
  6. Dog-eaters sent to jail after losing appeal

    Posted Jun 29th 2007, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam Four men spent their first night in jail last night for killing dogs to eat, the first in the city to be jailed for the offence. The High Court judge who sent them to jail also warned the public that anyone else committing the offence risked going to jail. The men, who drowned two dogs and chopped them up for a hot pot, began their 14-day terms after Mr Justice Louis ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/598602/dog-eaters-sent-jail-after-losing-appeal
  7. hot dogs

    Posted Aug 12th 2007, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... to adequately feed themselves, much less a non-working animal. Gau yuk (dog meat), especially from black chow breeds, has been a favourite Chinese winter food for centuries. Like mutton, the flesh is considered warming and is much-used in soups and hot-pots. Due to concerns about rabies, dog-meat consumption in Hong Kong was prohibited by law just after the Pacific war. Long-established customs ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/603885/hot-dogs
  8. City Briefs

    Posted Feb 10th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... until March 22. puppies found at alleged Dog meat factory Police rescued eight puppies, a rabbit and a bird from a hut alleged to be an illegal dog meat factory on a hillside opposite Hang Yee ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/535806/city-briefs
  9. News - China

    Officials set 1,000 cats loose in Jiangsu forest: reports

    Posted Nov 05th 2013, 01:13pm by Agence France-Presse in Beijing

    ... and on their way to such a fate were rescued after a truck crash in January. A convoy of trucks carrying some 500 dogs to be sold as meat was stopped by volunteers on a highway in Beijing in 2011 ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing Animal welfare activists search forest as Jiangsu officials set 1,000 felines loose after police intercept truck destined for Guangzhou meat markets Animal ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1348179/officials-set-1000-cats-loose-jiangsu-forest-reports
  10. Poisoned pets

    Posted Aug 01st 2005, 12:00am by Steven Ribet

    ... dogs died in two days after eating poisoned meat left on the street, last month, on the Fangxingyuan housing estate in the city's southern suburb of Fengtai. A report in the local Legal ... reversal two months ago, restaurants in the capital were put on alert by the city's Department of Hygiene when customers became ill after eating poisoned dog meat. The tainted meat had come ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/510485/poisoned-pets

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