Alliance launched to push for dog meat ban in Asia

Alliance launched to push for dog meat ban in Asia Written by Kyodo News & Published by ABS-CNS An international alliance was launched in Taipei on Thursday aiming to push Asian countries to outlaw the slaughter of dogs and cats for human consumption and to end the dog meat trade in places that include Japan. […]

Letters from US Congressmen to call for a dog meat ban in Japan

Congressmen Alcee Hastings, Norma Torres and Nanette Barragan wrote a letter to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to call for a dog meat ban in Japan. A similar letter was written by retired Congressman Jeff Denham, who introduced a dog and cat meat ban in the United States last year.

MP Ulf Leirstein supports a dog meat ban in Norway

World Dog Alliance met with MP Ulf Leirstein from Progress Party today to discuss the possibility of enacting a dog meat ban in Norway, despite there is no evidence of human consumption on dog meat. Ulf Leirstein has been a MP for 13 years and he has long been a champion in animal welfare. He […]

Anti-dog-meat campaign kicks off in Norway

World Dog Alliance had a trip in Oslo last week to initiate their campaign on banning dog meat consumption in Norway. Under the advocate from Progress Party MP Ulf Leirstein, the Animal Alliance was established on 27 March. Cross-party MPs joined the alliance and four animal welfare organizations were invited to speak for their campaigns, […]