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Penang Kills More Than 3,000 Dogs

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  Rabies Blamed by Malaysian Authorities After two rabies cases were reported on September 17, the Malaysian state of Penang declared a public health crisis. While the “Rabies Vaccination Order 2015″ addressed pet dogs by requiring all to be vaccinated, the stray and homeless dogs of Penang were dealt a much more severe order. They […]

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Philippines to launch a nationwide plan to end the dog meat industry!

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  The Philippines’ Department of Agriculture announced that it will move toward ending the “trade of dogs for human consumption” with a new nationwide action plan. The plan involves a variety of governmental and non-profit organizations and includes policy, education and enforcement elements. It is definitely good news and a sign that the tide is […]

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From Dog Meat Farm to Loving Homes

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  When one farmer agreed to shut down his dog meat farm, 103 dogs’ lives were spared. Hundreds more were also spared considering that the cages will now be torn down, never to hold another dog again. Unfortunately, the myth that there are two types of dogs – “meat dogs” and “pet dogs” – still […]

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Join Us! Show Up and Raise Your Voice In Protest of China’s Yulin Festival

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**Los Angeles, California Residents** Join Us! Show Up and Raise Your Voice In Protest of China’s Yulin Festival China’s Yulin Festival, the annual summer “festival” where celebrations center on eating dog meat, has highlighted the practice of eating dog and cat meat in China. While summer is now behind us, the international outrage sparked by […]

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Dealing With Poo

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Dealing With Poo While China decides to club dogs to death over poo, Japan tries out a new technologically savvy approach. Read more about Japan’s new program here: http://www.bbc.com/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-34256446?OCID=fbasia&ocid=socialflow_facebook Read our previous post about China irrational and horrific decision here: http://www.idausa.org/pet-dogs-clubbed-death/