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Poll Reveals Majority of South Koreans Stand Against Dog Meat

by Fleur Dawes

POLL REVEALS MAJORITY OF SOUTH KOREANS STAND AGAINST DOG MEAT Yet many are unaware of brutal killing methods  Contact: Fleur Dawes, media@idausa.org, (+1) 415-448-0048, (+44) 751-582-1141 Images:  http://bit.ly/IDAdogmeat Seoul, South Korea (November 2, 2016) – Public opposition to dog meat is stronger than ever in South Korea, according to new data revealed by animal protection […]

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Charge Animal Control Officer Who Allowed Kitten to Rot

by Doll Stanley

  Virginia Animal Control Officer, Raymond Merkh, has been charged with two felony counts for the cruel deaths of two animals entrusted to his care. Merkh is accused of neglecting veterinary care for two animals, a kitten and a Jack Russell Terrier who suffered for extended periods, languishing in their filthy cages and eventually they […]

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Seven Lives Saved, More to Go!

by Bob Price

  Thanks to generous donations from In Defense of Animals supporters from across the country and around the world, seven dogs have escaped the macabre deaths that awaited them in the bloody dog meat markets of South Korea. Without your support for our intervention in collaboration with dedicated Korean activists, all seven would have been […]

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Jindo Update

by Bob Price

  In June of this year, seven very fortunate and grateful dogs were plucked from the literal jaws of death of the cruel Asian dog-meat trade and transported across the globe to In Defense of Animals’ Hope Animal Sanctuary in rural Mississippi. There they received food and water, veterinary care, and most importantly, the love […]

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Help the Slaughterhouse 5 Plus 2!

by Bob Price

  In late June, five dogs boarded an airplane in South Korea, and headed to their safety in the United States. Barbara, Billy, Paul, Valencia, and Kurt were met at the Atlanta airport by In Defense of Animals’ Hope Animal Sanctuary staff and driven the five hours to our sanctuary in Mississippi. A month later, […]

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Horrific Suspected Dog Fighting Case Prompts $2,500 Reward

by Fleur Dawes

HORRIFIC SUSPECTED DOG FIGHTING CASE PROMPTS $2,500 REWARD   Dog Found Near Death Suffering Extensive Bite Wounds Contact: Doll Stanley, doll@idausa.org, (662) 809-4483 Images: http://bit.ly/ChanceIDA Holly Springs, MS (October 11, 2016) – In Defense of Animals, the international animal protection organization that runs the Mississippi-based Justice for Animals campaign, has announced a $2,500 reward for […]

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Más de 200 animales fueron con éxito tratados en Mariato escuela de Spay Panama

by Fleur Dawes

MÁS DE 200 ANIMALES FUERON CON ÉXITO TRATADOS EN MARIATO ESCUELA DE SPAY PANAMA Imágenes: http://bit.ly/MariatoSpayNeuter Contacto: Patty Chan, (507) 261-5542 doctor@spaypanama.org Mariato, Panamá (4 de octubre, 2016) – Un grupo de bienestar animal patrocinado por el gobierno, Spay Panama, ha tratado a más de 200 perros y gatos locales en el distrito de Mariato, […]

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Over 200 Animals Successfully Treated

by Fleur Dawes

OVER 200 ANIMALS SUCCESSFULLY TREATED IN MARIATO SCHOOL BY SPAY PANAMA   Images: http://bit.ly/MariatoSpayNeuter Contact: Patty Chan, (507) 261-5542 doctor@spaypanama.org Mariato, Panama (October 4, 2016) – Government-sponsored animal welfare group, Spay Panama, has treated over 200 local dogs and cats in the District of Mariato, Republic of Panama. The initiative was led by Mariato local […]

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Jackson Galaxy Special Guest at ‘Crazy Cat Ladies’ Exhibit

by Fleur Dawes

JACKSON GALAXY SPECIAL GUEST AT ‘CRAZY CAT LADIES’ EXHIBIT IN HEART OF DOWNTOWN LA Contact: Lisa Levinson: 215-620-2130 lisa@idausa.org Julia Orr: 818-471-7573 julia.orrpr@gmail.com Los Angeles, CA – The Animal Museum will debut its latest exhibition entitled “Crazy Cat Ladies: Celebrating Kitties and their Champions,” at its new 6,000 square foot facility in the hip Arts District […]

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Save a Life Today!

by Erica Calderon

  Here at In Defense of Animals, we take pride in how many animals we have rescued and found homes for, as well as those who live at Hope Animal Sanctuary (HAS) in Mississippi. While we are always busy saving dogs right here in Mississippi, we also recently saved five otherwise doomed dogs, Valencia, Billy, […]