The latest news about our animal protection work in China.
November 30, 2010
In November 2010, HSI urged the Chinese government to prohibit trade in seal products, citing the inherent cruelty involved in commercial seal slaughters.
October 27, 2010
In October 2010, China’s Ministry of Housing, Urban and Rural Development issued a policy directive calling for a halt to animal performances in zoos across the country.
September 10, 2010
At the Second China Dog Management Symposium in August 2010, HSI promoted humane animal control practices to Chinese law enforcement officials.
September 9, 2010
HSI is working to improve life for street dogs in China.
September 8, 2010
HSI sent to an August 2010 conference in Shijiazhuang, China, Western experts on the role of zoos in wildlife conservation, the challenge of holding marine mammals in captivity, and animal welfare considerations for veterinary services in captive settings.
September 7, 2010
HSI funded veterinary treatment for a suffering dog in Guangyuan, China.
July 12, 2010
HSI supported disaster relief efforts on the Tibetan Plateau after an earthquake hit the region in April 2010.
June 23, 2010
HSI has developed a working relationship with the China Association of Zoological Gardens (CAZG) with the aim of improving animal welfare in Chinese zoos.
June 10, 2010
After an earthquake in China in April 2010, HSI supported Chinese animal advocates working to rescue and provide veterinary care to animals traumatized by the disaster.
January 25, 2010
Dr. Andrew Rowan, President & CEO of Humane Society International, visited China in January 2010.