Julia de Cadenet
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Julia de Cadenet, founder of the charity World Protection for Dogs and Cats in the Meat Trade drives forward the ‘NoToDogMeat’ campaign. Animal advocacy is a departure from her training as a barrister, but her two lovely Samoyeds Anastasia and Anapache very much appreciate it.

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Hollywood Arrives at the UK's House of Commons

(1) Comments | Posted 27 January 2015 | (22:55)

The issue of the dog and cat meat, fur and leather trade is no longer under the radar and as Chinese New Year approaches, pressure for change mounts as actors and singers join the fight for change.


It has been barely...

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Struggling to be Heard - Unreported World Expose Vietnam's Dog Snatchers

(14) Comments | Posted 1 October 2014 | (22:08)


20 years ago an amazing woman, and mentor to our cause, South Korean-born activist Kyenan Kum succeeded in getting mainstream airtime on the Korean dog meat trade. But after this programme was broadcast she found that doors were closed rather than opened.

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Hollywood Celebrities Agree: Nothing 'Splendid' About the Dog Meat Trade

(0) Comments | Posted 14 July 2014 | (17:55)

Last Saturday night at the Hollywood Bowl thousands attended a glittering evening performance of Chinese Splendor - the finale of a two week extravaganza of dance, music and theatre showcasing an array of national art forms from Chinese culture.

But to me right now, the term 'Chinese Splendor'...

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Tradition or Travesty: China's Yulin Dog Meat Festival - I Say 'NoToDogMeat'

(27) Comments | Posted 20 June 2014 | (10:02)

How are you celebrating the Summer Solstice? In Yulin, China a feast of 10,000 dogs is planned for this weekend.

As a dog lover I cannot imagine anything worse than my best friend used for food - and the thought of her being beaten, hung, skinned, blowtorched or even...

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