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The latest news on our animal protection work in China.
China News & Resources
October 1, 2014
A student cycling team from Shandong University in China raised public awareness about the elephant poaching threat during a four-day bike tour across Shandong province, in light of the escalating elephant poaching crisis, and to commemorate the World Animal Day.
September 29, 2014
HSI is supporting local partner Dalian VShine Animal Protection Group to spread a culture of pet adoption in China.
August 29, 2014
August 8, 2014
In the first week of August, 2014, Chinese animal activists helped pull over multiple trucks filled with dogs bound for slaughter in a massive rescue effort that shone a spotlight on the suffering involved in the dog meat trade.
July 2, 2014
Violinist Vanessa-Mae & Be Cruelty-Free Celebrate as China Takes Crucial Step Toward Ending Cosmetics Animal Testing
World famous violinist, Vanessa-Mae, joined the HSI's Be Cruelty-Free campaign to celebrate a victory in China, where animal testing for ordinary cosmetics produced inside the country is no longer legally mandated.
June 30, 2014
June 30, 2014
From June 30, animal testing for ordinary cosmetics produced and sold inside China will no longer be legally mandated. This historic rule change comes following two years of effort by the Be Cruelty-Free China campaign run by HSI’s Beijing team and its Chinese animal group partners.