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Dog and Cat Meat Now Banned In a Second Chinese City

Dog and Cat Meat Now Banned In a Second Chinese City

A second city in China has banned the consumption of dog, cat, and wildlife meat. Zhuhai, which borders Macau, made the decision in line with the government's recent announcement that cats and dogs are...
Shenzhen Will Be the First Chinese City to Ban Dog and Cat Meat

Shenzhen Becomes First Chinese City to Ban Dog and Cat Meat

Shenzhen is now the first city in China to ban the consumption of dog and cat meat. According to the Humane Society International (HSI), the law, which was proposed last February, comes into effect on...
600 Cats Were Just Rescued From Becoming Meat

600 Cats Were Just Rescued From Becoming Meat

Over 600 cats were just rescued while being transported to a slaughterhouse in Nanjing, China. On July 31, animal welfare non-profit The Humane Society International and its Chinese partner groups - Vshine Animal Protection Association...
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Hanoi Becomes Vietnam’s First City to Ban Dog Meat Trade

Hanoi, Vietnam, will officially ban the dog meat trade by 2021, Southeast Asia Globe reports. The announcement follows a statement released in mid-September by the Hanoi People's Committee, which urges residents of the Vietnamese capital...
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Indonesian Government Bans Dog and Cat Meat Trade

The Indonesian government has pledged to ban the dog and cat meat trade. The announcement, made at the National Coordination of Animal Welfare meeting in Jakarta, follows a number of campaigns and exposés put together...

U.S. Senate Passes Farm Bill Banning Sale of Dog and Cat Meat

Producing, selling, or distributing dog and cat meat in the U.S. may soon be illegal, according to new legislation passed by the Senate. The bill (HR 1406), introduced by Congressman Alcee Hastings (D-FL) and Vern...

Vegan Actor and Activist Evanna Lynch Speaks Out Against the Asian Cat and Dog...

In a new video for the Humane Society International (HSI), actor and activist, Evanna Lynch, has spoken out against the cat and dog meat trade in Asia. Lynch introduces a healthy looking cat named Lee...

90 Celebrities Including Cameron Diaz, Simon Cowell and Pierce Brosnan Fight to End Dog...

A number of celebrities, including Pierce Brosnan, Cameron Diaz, and Simon Cowell, have signed a petition that pushes for the end of the dog and cat meat trade in Indonesia. The letter, that addresses President Joko...
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Indonesian City Commits to Ban Dog and Cat Meat Trade

A major breakthrough in the dog and cat meat trade has just been made by Indonesia's city of Tomohon, which has pledged its commitment to banning the trade. The proposed ban comes after the Change For...