Tag Archives: Animal rights

The House of Love: An Inside Look at The Struggles of a Private Animal Shelter in China

This article was written by a Chinese friend in Chengdu who is passionate about the protection of animals. The first time I heard about the House of Love (爱之家, aizhijia) was on Christmas Day, 2008. I was giving a lecture … Continue reading

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Volunteers Save 500 Dogs From Being Slaughtered – News Story of the Week

Eating dogs is something we joke about when we think of Chinese food, and then we are often scolded by those who are more “politically correct” than us. However, throughout much of China dog meat is a fairly common delicacy. … Continue reading

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