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3 arrested for transporting dog meat in Batangas

Oct 22, 2018 - 3:18 PM

Over 600 kilograms of slaughtered dogs were seized from a van in Lemery, Batangas

CONFISCATED. A van-load of dogmeat confiscated by the police of Lemery, Batangas. Photo courtesy of Lemery PNP

The week in photos: July 14-20, 2018

Jul 21, 2018 - 1:13 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

Croatian supporters react after their team scored in downtown Zagreb on July 15, 2018, during the 2018 Russia World Cup final football match between Croatia and France, the first final World Cup match ever in the history of Croatia. AFP Photo

Dogs, cats slaughtered: 'Extreme' markets horrify activists

Jan 30, 2018 - 12:00 PM

Animal activists urge for the shut down of markets in Indonesia, where live dogs and cats are butchered and blow-torched alive

ANIMAL CRUELTY. A dog waits for slaughter at the Langowan market, before he was rescued by DMFI. Photo from DMFI

600 kilos of dog meat intercepted in Batangas

Jan 06, 2018 - 1:49 PM

Police say the dog meat trader pays P70 for each dog, then sells the meat to Baguio restaurants for P120 to P150 per kilo

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The wRap Indonesia: Justice for mass killing victims, Rohingya rape allegations

Oct 01, 2015 - 6:00 AM

Indonesia commemorates 50 years since the events that triggered mass killings against communists Rohingya women accuse Aceh men of sexually abusing them and other top stories from Indonesia and around the world

PERSECUTION. Rohingyas persecuted in Myanmar have been forced to leave their homes in search of safety. File photo by EPA

Clubbed to death, blowtorched: Indonesia’s dog-eating culture

Sep 30, 2015 - 9:41 PM

Yanked by their necks dogs are clubbed on the head until they are unconscious before they are thrown to the floor and blowtorched to death Other dogs are still moving while they are being burned alive

DOG TORTURE. Dogs are clubbed to death before being blowtorched in Indonesia where dog meat is considered a delicacy. Screenshot from video

Protesters muzzled at Chinese dog meat festival

Jun 22, 2015 - 2:52 PM

About 10 animal rights activists unfurled banners outside the Yulin government headquarters before a group of 20 men came and chased them off

SELLING DOGS. Vendors wait for people to buy dogs in a market of Yulin city, southern China's Guangxi province, June 20, 2015. Stringer/EPA

Chinese woman pays to rescue 100 dogs from meat festival – report

Jun 21, 2015 - 7:05 PM

Animal loving Yang Xiaoyun paid about 7 000 yuan US 1 100 to save around 100 dogs in the southern city of Yulin

DOG IN DANGER. In this file photo, a dog vendor lifts up a dog to protest against animal rights activists coming to block a local dog meat festival in Yulin city, Guizhou province, China, June 20, 2014. Li Ke/EPA

More bite for the fight vs PH dog meat trade

Jul 13, 2014 - 9:02 PM

Aside from cruelty to man s best friend a new action plan highlights the health risks posed by the country s dog meat trade

SLAUGHTERHOUSE-BOUND. Dogs crammed in a truck bound for the slaughterhouse are rescued in San Carlos, Pangasinan by a raid participated in by Animal Kingdom Foundation. Photo courtesy of Heidi Caguioa/Animal Kingdom Foundation

Slaughterhouse-bound dogs rescued in Cavite

Oct 17, 2012 - 3:37 PM

The dogs were rescued when they were on their way to the slaughterhouse and then markets in Baguio

RESCUED DOGS guarded by police inside a truck. Photo courtesy of AKF