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China Upgrades Native Pangolin Protection Status; They Will No Longer Be Used In Traditional Chinese Medicine

China has upgraded the national protection status of its native pangolin species, in particular the Chinese Pangolin Manis pentadactyla, to Class I, the highest form...

Urgent Call To Action To Stop The Yulin Dog Meat Festival That Is Scheduled To Begin June 21st Despite Ban On The Sale Of...

The dog meat trade tragically exists throughout China, but the annual Lychee and Dog Meat Festival in Yulin epitomizes the suffering and brutality of this...

EU & Vietnam Approves New Trade Agreement On Animal Welfare & Wildlife Protection

The ratification of the free trade agreement with the European Union by the Vietnamese National Assembly heralds a new era of intergovernmental cooperation on...

The U.S. Safe Horse Transportation Act Is Now Included In $500 Billion Dollar Federal Transportation Legislation

By the end of June, the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee is expected to pass the INVEST in America Act; a nearly $500 billion dollar, five-year...

VICTORY! China Makes Dog Meat Sales Illegal Finally Ending The Barbaric Dog Meat Trade!

We are beyond excited to report after learning from Animals Asia that China’s new National Catalogue of Livestock and Poultry Genetic Resources was announced this...

Urgent Call To Action! Help Stop Massive Slaughter Of Thousands Of Wild Horses & Burros By The BLM In The United States

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) just released a profoundly misguided report which includes provisions for massive roundups of 20,000 to 30,000 wild horses and burros each...