There is a large numbers of stray cats in China. Beijing alone is estimated to have 20,000 stray cats living in the city, according to the Capital Animal Welfare Association (CAWA) survey in 2007. The increase in stray cats has created public and governmental concern because of issues such as disease transmission, environmental pollution, noise, […]
In June 2008, Changsha Small Animal Protection Society (CSAPS) was informed that they would need to relocate their shelter in 2009, as houses were going to be constructed on shelter land. However, a couple of weeks later, they were told to leave immediately. In China this can be done as tenants have few rights. They […]
On June 6th, key members of animal groups from all over China gathered in Shenzhen to take part in a three day workshop by ACTAsia entitled ‘Developing Effective Animals Advocates in China’. The two major themes of this workshop were Project Management and Companion Animal issues.