A circus featuring animal performances was cancelled after citizens called for a boycott and tipped off authorities, which activists have billed as a victory for a growing animal welfare movement in China.
A Peruvian congressman has joined animal rights activists to try and halt the consumption of barbecued cat at an annual religious festival.
By Jun Malig
Looks like a third party wants a piece of Mali. An operator of animal theme parks in Luzon has asked Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada to allow his company to take care of Mali, the lone elephant at Manila Zoo, saying it could provide a more suitable habitat for the aging animal.
The long and winding road for the campaign to get Mali out of Manila Zoo has taken another twist. And it comes with a little help from a music legend.
By Kristine Felisse Mangunay
There has long been talk of a “Catholic vote” and an “Iglesia ni Cristo vote”— but an “animal vote”?