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  • 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 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 17, 2016

    Audrey Delsink

    Humane Society International

    Executive Director of Humane Society International/Africa.

  • November 7, 2016

    Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018

    Humane Society International

    The Winter Olympics to be held in Pyeongchang in February 2018 provide 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

    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 70-80 percent of dog meat is consumed even by those who never eat dog meat at any other time of year.

  • 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.

  • September 20, 2016

    International Financial Institutions and Animal Welfare

    Humane Society International

    Humane Society International is working with financial institutions around the world to adopt strong and binding animal welfare standards, thereby ending financing for cruel farm animal housing systems globally.

  • September 19, 2016

    Facts About England's Badger Cull

    Humane Society International/UK

    Culling causes great suffering to badgers with no meaningful benefits to farmers or their cattle. It is also costly for both farmers and the taxpayer, and is opposed by the majority of scientists and wildlife experts.

  • September 14, 2016

    Protecting Wildlife in Europe

    Humane Society International/Europe

    Protecting wildlife is a key aspect of Humane Society International’s work in Europe.

  • July 7, 2016

    All Dogs Are Equal

    Humane Society International/Canada

    There is no evidence that breed-specific laws reduce dog bites or attacks on people, and they divert resources from more effective animal control and public safety initiatives.

  • July 7, 2016

    Tous les chiens sont égaux

    Humane Society International/Canada

    Il n’existe aucune preuve que les lois applicables à certaines races de chiens réduisent les morsures ou les attaques envers des personnes, et elles détournent des ressources destinées à des programmes de contrôle des animaux et des initiatives de sécurité publique plus efficaces.

  • June 6, 2016

    Call for proposals: Progress in human disease research

    BioMed21 is an initiative by HSI and The HSUS to support strategic scientific dialogue regarding the potential of extending the U.S. National Research Council vision of 21st century toxicology to the wider field of biosciences.Grants are now being offered for the writing and journal publication of in-depth reviews in eligible human disease areas.

  • May 6, 2016

    EatKind

    Humane Society International/United Kingdom

    Help create a healthier and more humane world by reducing and replacing animal foods and embracing plant-based options.