Six lucky beagles who were rescued from back of a truck operating as part of China’s black-market dog meat trade and were flown to Cary, North Carolina via Atlanta. The US-based non-profit Triangle Beagle Rescue worked with British animal charity Rushton Dog Rescue to rescue the dogs from Yulin, the site of the infamous Lychee […]
World Dog Alliance (WDA) hold a very successful summer reception at the UK Parliament on 17 July. The event was sponsored by Giles Watling MP, who has put down amendments, to make dog meat consumption an offence, on Agriculture Bill and Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill. The event was supported by cross-party Parliamentarians, celebrities, animal welfare […]
Genlin, Founder of World Dog Alliance, paid a visit to London and met 10 Parliamentarians at the UK Parliament on 4th June. The solid support from British politicians on the dog meat ban in UK marked a huge success to this journey. 1. Meeting in the Pugin Room Genlin had a nice meeting with SNP […]
Legislators and animal rights advocates reject light penalty against migrants who slaughtered and ate dogs , they believe the sentence is not appropriate and want to appeal
On April 11, 2017, Taiwan passed the third reading of the amendment to Animal Protection Law that prohibit the purchase, consumption or possession of cats and dogs, as well as killing or abuse of animals. The maximum sentence is raised to 2 years and it is a big step forward for fighting animal rights […]
Great News! An Italian Chamber of House introduced a bill to ban of dog and cat meat consumption in Italy. ?????? The Hon. Michela Vittoria Brambilla , president of Italian League for the Defense of Animals and the Environment, who with Jason Pang, Director of the World Dog Alliance presented her bill prohibiting the slaughter, […]
Famous vet Marc Abraham supports WDA’s campaign in the country to ban dog meat consumption in the UK.
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. […]
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.
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 […]
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, […]
World Dog Alliance met Kristoffer Robin Haug from Green Party today to discuss a possible dog meat ban in Norway. He is very supportive to the legislation because animal welfare is always a priority of his party. He also suggests inviting lawmakers from countries with the dog meat ban or those working on a dog […]
World Dog Alliance met MP Silje Hjemdal from Progress Party to discuss a possible dog meat ban in Norway. Silje Hjemdal has just came back from Japan and she was shocked to hear there are indeed more than 10o dog meat restaurants there. She believes a dog meat ban in Norway could encourage other countries […]