Companion Animals


World Animal Day - October 4th

Tuesday 1st October 2019

Opinion piece; To save the planet, we need to change the way we teach our children about animals

Gadhimai Festival 2019 - Nepali Supreme Court ruling

Thursday 26th September 2019

Thanks to the tireless work of our member organisations, the Supreme Court of Nepal reaches a verdict to phase out cruel animal sacrifice at the festival

International Rabbit Day - 28th September

Wednesday 25th September 2019

Amazing Animals - Rabbits share their feelings with one another using their facial expressions.

Our response to your comments about stray dog culling in Myanmar

Tuesday 6th August 2019

AfA addresses the commonly asked questions surrounding this difficult issue.

AfA opposes cruel, government led stray dog culls in Myanmar

Friday 26th July 2019

Yangon city officials rounding up stray dogs and feeding them rat poison - forcing them to die slow agonising deaths. AfA raises appeal.

AfA welcomes new member - Anima-Society for the Protection of Animals (Macau) "ANIMA"

Thursday 25th July 2019

Long-established sanctuary and welfare charity based in Macau joins coalition

AfA urges other Indonesian provinces to follow example of dog meat ban

Tuesday 16th July 2019

Small regency of Karanganyar in Java commits to dog meat ban due to hard work of DMFI. We ask the whole country to step up.

Rabbit Awareness Week - Begins 1st June

Tuesday 28th May 2019

Amazing Animals; Rabbits love to have fun

Donkey Week 7th to 14th May

Wednesday 8th May 2019

Amazing Animals; Donkeys are smart not stubborn

Mothers Day USA - Amazing Animal Mothers

Wednesday 8th May 2019

Amazing Animals - A selection of our fave facts about animal mums!

AfA opposes squalid conditions of travelling Zoo in Japan

Wednesday 1st May 2019

Coalition unites to implore officials to revoke Zoo license of cruel owner Mr. Horii

World Lab Animal Day - Opinion Piece

Tuesday 23rd April 2019

Dave Neale, Animal Welfare Director at Animals Asia, gives us his take on the reality of modern animal testing

AfA urges city officials to halt construction of Vietnam horse racing track

Tuesday 23rd April 2019

If the new track goes ahead in the city of Da Nang, it will mean suffering for countless horses

Amazing Animals; Empathetic Rats

Monday 1st April 2019

Recent behavioural research is turning our opinion of rats on its head

AfA opposes brutal dog and cat meat markets in Indoneisa

Tuesday 26th March 2019

Our coalition, together with Dog Meat Free Indonesia, is keeping this pressure on to close dog meat markets in North Sulawesi

NEWS VShine Animal Protection Association joins the Asia for Animals Coalition

Thursday 18th October 2018

The Asia for Animals Coalition is delighted to welcome China's VShine Animal Protection Association into the coalition.

EVENT Asia for Animals 11th conference in 2019 is announced!

Thursday 18th October 2018

The coalition is delighted to announce that its 11th conference will be hosted in 2019 in Dalian, China by VShine Animal Protection Association

TAKE ACTION Help us end animal exploitation at Jakarta's Seaworld

Tuesday 14th August 2018

The Asia for Animals Coalition is appealing against the cruelty at Jakarta's Seaworld Ancol facility. Help us take action by adding your voice to the campaign!

NEWS Read Animal's Asia's in depth report on Vietnam's cruel circuses

Tuesday 31st July 2018

The media storm surrounding Vietnam's barbaric animal circuses continues with support from well-known channels.

TAKE ACTION Improve dreadful condition of animals at Lok Kawi zoo Malaysia

Thursday 28th June 2018

Urge the minister to ask the zoo to take action and stop its animals breeding and cease importing animals so that resources can be used to improve the welfare and provide daily enrichment for all animals at the zoo.

TAKE ACTION Protect dogs and cats in South Korea

Tuesday 26th June 2018

Thousands of dog meat farms across the country breed an estimated 2.5 million dogs each year who are confined in small, barren cages outdoors. They live in states of perpetual fear, boredom, hunger and disease, often resulting in self-mutilation

TAKE ACTION Join our calls for a dog-meat free Indonesia

Wednesday 20th June 2018

Please Help the Dog Meat Free Indonesia Coalition get to a million signatures in calling for an end to Indonesia’s brutal dog meat tra

Greyhounds in Macau

Sunday 4th December 2011

Commercial greyhound racing is legal in Macau at the Yat Yuen Canidrome.