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  • November 1, 2017

    Indonesia's cruel and dangerous dog meat trade

    Humane Society International, Dog Meat-Free Indonesia

    Humane Society International, Change For Animals Foundation, Jakarta Animal Aid Network and Animal Friends Jogja formed the Dog Meat-Free Indonesia coalition to tackle the cruel dog meat trade throughout Indonesia.

  • November 23, 2016

    Ending the Yulin dog meat "festival"

    Humane Society International

    Across China, there are many dog markets and slaughterhouses, but the annual dog meat "festival" in Yulin in the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region has come to symbolize the immense cruelty of this trade.

  • November 23, 2016

    Improving law enforcement in China

    Humane Society International

    The dog meat trade in China is, to a significant degree, facilitated by organised crime in the form of dog theft and the transport of stolen dogs (and cats). Despite this, detection and convictions are extremely rare.

  • November 23, 2016

    Saving dogs from China's dog meat trade

    Humane Society International

    HSI has worked in China for more than 10 years, in partnership with a network of Chinese animal protection groups in cities across the country, and has become a leading global force to end China’s dog meat trade.

  • November 7, 2016

    Pyeongchang

    Humane Society International

    The focus on Pyeongchang provides the ideal window of opportunity to increase pressure on the South Korean government to remove what is increasingly being seen as a stain on the country’s global reputation.

  • November 3, 2016

    Closing South Korea’s dog meat farms

    Humane Society International

    An estimated 2 million dogs are kept on around 17,000 farms across South Korea, confined in small, barren, filthy cages with little food, exposed to the the elements, until they are slaughtered for human consumption.

  • November 3, 2016

    Asia’s Dog Meat Trade: FAQs

    Humane Society International

    Facts about the dog meat trade, and the fight to end it.

  • November 3, 2016

    Bok Nal Days

    Humane Society International

    Boknal days are the three hottest days of the summer between July and August according to the lunar calendar, when 70 to 80 percent of dog meat is consumed even by those who never eat dog meat at any other time of year.

  • March 16, 2016

    Shutting Down the Dog Meat Trade

    Humane Society International

    HSI is campaigning to end the cruel dog meat trade.