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In Defense of Animals Offers $750 Reward in Two Animal Abandonment Cases

by Eric Phelps

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Doll Stanley, 662-809-4483, doll@idausa.org In Defense of Animals Offers $750 Reward in Two Animal Abandonment Cases Grenada, Miss. (April 9, 2015) – In Defense of Animals (IDA), the international non-profit animal protection organization which operates Hope Animal Sanctuary (HAS) in Carroll County, Mississippi, has announced a $750 reward for information leading […]

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A Double Tragedy

by Bob Price

  Last week, the picture of the mysterious unnamed Vietnamese girl seen sobbing and tearful next to the body of a dead dog, cooked, and prepared for sale at one of Vietnam’s open air dog meat markets broke the collective heart of the internet. Now, more details have emerged and the story has somehow become […]

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Rabies-Infected Dog Meat Scare

by Paul Seigel

  Health Officials Sound the Alarm about this Illegal Killing Industry in Philippines! The South China Morning Post reported just days ago that at least 13 people in the Philippine city of Zamboango, including nine children, would receive a series of post exposure vaccines after eating rabies-infected dog meat – adding yet another layer of […]

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In Defense of Animals Offers $500 Reward in Dog Cruelty Case

by Eric Phelps

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Doll Stanley, doll@idausa.org, (662) 809-4483 In Defense of Animals Offers $500 Reward in Dog Cruelty Case Tallahatchie County Dog Shot and Killed Grenada, Miss. (February 3, 2015) – In Defense of Animals (IDA), the international animal protection organization that operates Hope Animal Sanctuary (HAS) in Grenada, Mississippi, is offering a $500 […]

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In Defense of Animals Rescues Dogs from Horrific Conditions

by Eric Phelps

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Doll Stanley, doll@idausa.org, (662) 809-4483 In Defense of Animals Rescues Dogs from Horrific Conditions Grenada, Miss. (October 6, 2014) – In Defense of Animals (IDA), the international animal protection organization that operates Hope Animal Sanctuary (HAS) in Grenada, Mississippi, responded to a plea for help last week with more than a […]

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$2,500 Reward Offered In Dog Cruelty Case

by Eric Phelps

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Eric Phelps, 503-754-0977, eric@idausa.org $2,500 Reward Offered In Dog Cruelty Case Husky-mix shot through the eye with a hunting arrow Raymond, Wash. (September 18, 2014) – In Defense of Animals (IDA), an international animal protection organization with a regional office in Portland, Oregon, is offering a $2,500 reward for information leading […]

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Dog Meat and the Catholic Church of South Korea

by Robin Dorman

There is a newly awakened fervor about the Catholic Church in South Korea. In February, the Archbishop Andrew Yeom Soo-jung of Seoul had the high honor of becoming one of 19 new cardinals, joining the College of Cardinals at the consistory in Rome.  He promised to “make efforts to realize Pope Francis’ vision of a […]

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South Korea’s Dog Meat Question

by Robin Dorman

According to Kim Jin-sun, the head of the South Korean organizing committee for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympics, Koreans don’t eat dogs. When asked about the subject this past February at the Sochi Olympics, he declared the issue “cannot be raised at Games time because there is no practice of eating dogs in Korea.” He did […]