Dog's incredible transformation after meat trade rescue: "Stole my heart"
Dogs that end up being sent to slaughter in China are often animals that breeders couldn't sell, sick dogs or unwanted dogs sold by owners to get easy money.
Dog unrecognizable after rescue from the meat trade: "Made it through"
"Lucy is now a member of my family and pack," said founder of Mission Paws'ible rescue Prue Barber.
Over 1,000 cats and dogs found on Yulin meat "death truck," hundreds dead
A total of 370 animals died while on board the truck after suffering from open wounds, respiratory disease, dehydration and broken bones.
Emotional Reunion of Owner and Dog Saved From Meat Trade Melts Hearts
"Aw so beautiful! Thank you for saving that puppy's life," one user said.
Kim Basinger Calls for Dog Meat Ban in South Korea: 'The World is Watching'
"Korea has a unique chance to make a statement to the world," Basinger wrote in an op-ed published by "The Korea Daily."
Dogs Dismembered and Sold for Meat at Indonesia Wet Markets, Despite Ban
An investigation launched by Lady Freethinker found dogs being kept in sacks at wet markets, with their mouths tied shut.
Horror of Yulin Dog Meat Festival Exposed as Thousands Set for Slaughter
China's dog and cat meat trade relies heavily on the illegal activity of animal stealing to sustain itself.
Hundreds of Dogs Set for Slaughter at Yulin Festival Saved From Truck
"It was horrifying to see so many dogs in such an appalling state, it was like a truck from hell for these poor animals," said Chinese activist Lin Xiong.
Yulin Dog Meat Survivor's Happy New Life in U.S.: 'Endless Treats and Toys'
Little Ricky was saved from a "horrible" slaughterhouse in 2015 ahead of the annual festival in China, during which thousands of dogs are killed for their meat.
Pictures From Yulin Dog Meat Festival Show Heartbreaking Cruelty of Event
It is estimated that around 10 million dogs are killed for their meat every year in China, although only a small portion of the population consume this food.
Yulin Dog Meat Festival 2022: When Is It, Why Is It Held and What Happens?
"Cruelty and suffering exist at every part of this trade," Peter Li, the Humane Society International's China policy expert, told Newsweek.
Yulin Dog Meat Festival Set To See Thousands Slaughtered Over 10 Days
The festival in southern China's Guangxi province was launched more than a decade ago, but local and international activists are calling for it to be blocked.
Videos Shows 282 Dogs, Some Destined for Meat Trade, Being Rescued in China
Conditions were so poor on the truck carrying the dogs that 12 puppies had died by the time it was intercepted by local police and activists.
Watch Rescuer Claim to Save Dog Moments Before Being Slaughtered for Meat
Jonny Preston, also known as Jonathan Cossu, is a controversial figure in the animal rescue community who says he found the dog at a slaughterhouse in Bolgatanga, Ghana.
Heartwarming Video Shows Dogs Rescued From Slaughterhouse Receiving Care
"We are giving them all the time and love they need to heal," said Lola Webber from Humane Society International.
Video Shows 53 Dogs Headed for Meat Slaughterhouse Being Rescued
Police and animal campaigners intercepted a truck carrying the dogs—mostly stolen pets—as it arrived at an illegal dog meat slaughterhouse.
Eerie Dog Meat Farm Photo Shows Pile of Collars Belonging to Dead Animals
Animal rescuers saved 65 dogs, including several puppies, from the dog meat farm where canines were brutally slaughtered in front of each other.
Over 200 Dogs Rescued From Chinese Slaughterhouses to Be Brought to U.S.
China Rescue Dogs will transport 145 dogs to the U.S. next week, with another 60 following later if the charity raises enough money.
Eating Cats and Dogs Banned in a Second City in China in Wake of COVID-19
"Zhuhai's ban on dog and cat meat eating is thrilling news for all those in China and around the world who have campaigned for so long to end this brutal trade," said Wendy Higgins from HSI.
Chinese City Bans Eating Cats and Dogs After Coronavirus Linked to Wildlife
"This ban also responds to the demand and spirit of human civilization," a spokesperson for the Shenzhen government said.
Animal Rights Group Leader Accused of Killing Dogs
Founder of CARE organization alleged to have killed healthy dogs to free up space in shelters.
Demand for Dog Meat Increases During Hot Temperatures
"People believe that heat cures heat, so they eat dog meat and spicy dog soup on the hottest days."
When Will China's Yulin Dog Meat Festival End?
10 million dogs are slaughtered for food in China every year, out of 20-30 million dogs worldwide.
Dog Meat Still on the Menu at South Korea Olympics
A dozen restaurants in the host county serve dog meat, and only two have take up the government's offer to stop.
China Gang Sells Poison Darts to Kill Dogs for Meat
The syringes contain enough poison to kill dogs on contact, police said.
Supermarket Chain Is Selling Dog Meat Products in China
Animals Asia reportedly found meat from canines as an ingredient in several items on supermarket shelves.
Taiwan Bans Eating Cats and Dogs
Taiwan has doubled the maximum prison term for animal cruelty to two years.
Supporters of Dog Eating Clash with Pooch Lovers at China's Dog Meat Festival
"It's healthy, just like raising pigs or chickens, it's fine," said one supporter.