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The latest news on our animal protection work in China.
China News & Resources
May 18, 2015
Humane Society of the United States President and CEO Wayne Pacelle remarked on the progress against the dog meat trade in China.
April 28, 2015
In Xi’an, China, members of an animal protection volunteer group supported by HSI rescued 153 dogs destined for slaughter.
April 23, 2015
University students from more than 30 institutions across China will be competing in China’s first ever poster design competition to highlight the suffering of animals used to test cosmetics.
April 22, 2015
The Guardian of the Elephants Alliance celebrated the launch of the Elephant Awareness Month at the National Zoological Museum China with hundreds of college students encouraging the public to protect endangered elephants by stopping the consumption of ivory.
February 26, 2015
HSI issued a statement in response to the Chinese government’s announcement that it will suspend the importation of carved African elephant ivory effective until Feb. 26, 2016.
October 6, 2014
HSI hailed Chinese authorities for granting a license for Shanghai EpiSkin Biotechnology Ltd as an important step towards enabling domestic cosmetics companies to replace animal tests with modern in vitro methods, and in so doing, take advantage of the very latest research technologies in product safety.
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.