Taiwan Becomes the First Asian Country to Ban the Consumption of Dog and Cat Meat

“Previously, the APA only covered the slaughter and sale of dog and cat meat, but this amendment specifically [prohibits] the actual consumption of dog meat.” <3

Ricky Gervais Slams “Psychopath” Dog Fighters

“I am deeply saddened to hear that illegal dog fighting is apparently on the rise in the UK. Anyone who likes the spectacle of two terrified animals fighting is a psychopath.”

Animal Rights Advocates Go After Chinese Dog Meat Festival

“Preventing cruelty to animals is the sign of a mature, civilized society,” a representative from the VShine Animal Protection Association told the Washington Post, and as such – the organization alone with a coalition of animal rights groups – is working to shutter an annual dog meat festival. The event, said to be responsible for …

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