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Rabbit Awareness Week - Begins 1st June

Tuesday 28th May 2019

Amazing Animals; Rabbits love to have fun

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World Turtle Day May 23rd

Tuesday 21st May 2019

Amazing Animals; Female giant river turtles “talk” to their hatchlings and make good mums

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Donkey Week 7th to 14th May

Wednesday 8th May 2019

Amazing Animals; Donkeys are smart not stubborn

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Mothers Day USA - Amazing Animal Mothers

Wednesday 8th May 2019

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

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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

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International Macaque Week - 5th to 11th May

Tuesday 30th April 2019

Amazing Animals; In macaque society, having more friends increases your chances of survival

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Save the Rhino Day - 1st May

Tuesday 30th April 2019

Amazing Animals; Rhino’s wallow in mud, smell each other’s poo and ‘hang out’ with feathery friends

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May is Respect for Chickens Month

Tuesday 30th April 2019

Amazing Animals; Hens are excellent communicators

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Save the Frogs Day - 27th April

Saturday 27th April 2019

Amazing Animals; Frogs are a key indicator of the health of our environment

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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

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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

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April 25th is World Penguin Day

Tuesday 23rd April 2019

Amazing Animals: Male penguins woo females with ‘presents’ and will ‘steal’ from their neighbours to please their partners

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International Bat Appreciation Day 17th April

Tuesday 16th April 2019

Amazing Animals; Bats recognise each other and stay close to their friends

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Amazing Animals; Empathetic Rats

Monday 1st April 2019

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

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AfA opposes 'small animal show' proposed at Botanical Garden in Japan

Wednesday 27th March 2019

Yomiuri Land's new facility Entertainment Botanical Garden is planning an animal performance exhibit when it opens. We speak up to oppose it.

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AfA opposes horrific live pig burial in China

Tuesday 26th March 2019

Asia for Animals have written to the Chinese Ministry of Agriculture to express our deep concern about the live burial of thousands of pigs to control Swine Fever outbreaks.

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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

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AfA demands that TripAdvisor stops promoting animal cruelty

Tuesday 26th March 2019

As one of the world's leading tourist attraction promoters, we call on TripAdvisor to give real meaning to it's animal welfare policy

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AfA takes action to help end ivory trade

Tuesday 26th March 2019

Scientists agree that with 20,000 elephants being killed each year for ivory, they will become extinct within our lifetime

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International Seal Day - 22nd March

Wednesday 20th March 2019

Amazing Animals; Seals understand abstract concepts

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March is Dolphin Awareness Month

Tuesday 19th March 2019

Dolphins mourn the loss of loved ones, yet families are being torn apart for entertainment

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World Pangolin Day (16th February)

Saturday 16th February 2019

Amazing animals: Pangolins; Natural recyclers and keepers of the soil

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World Whale Day (16th February)

Saturday 16th February 2019

Amazing Animals: The whisperings, whistles and songs of a majestic ocean giant

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National Hippo Day (15th February)

Friday 15th February 2019

In support of National Hippo Day (15th February) we bring you Animals Asia's edition of their series Amazing Animals. Please read and share this information.

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Happy Year of the Pig!

Tuesday 5th February 2019

To celebrate Year of the Pig with our huge Pan-Asia family of organisations, we thought we would kick off the year with some interesting facts about these cheeky, lovable creatures.

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International Zebra Day (January 31st)

Thursday 31st January 2019

Amazing animals; Zebra’s utilise their incredible memories to recognise friends and family and to guide them during migrations

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NEWS - AfA urges international companies to help end bloody 'pig chopping' ritual in vietnam

Tuesday 29th January 2019

The Asia for Animals coalition has written to Samsung and Canon asking them to use their economic influence to force government action.

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Squirrel Appreciation Day (21st January)

Monday 21st January 2019

In support of Squirrel Appreciation Day (21st January) we bring you Animals Asia's edition of their series Amazing Animals. Please read and share this information.

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VICTORY as Indonesia's Oriental Circus ends it's use of animals

Thursday 20th December 2018

The Asia for Animals Coalition is delighted to share that The Oriental Circus has decided to cease using animals in its circus performances.

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International Cheetah Day (4th December)

Tuesday 4th December 2018

In support of International Cheetah Day (4th December) we bring you Animals Asia's edition of their series Amazing Animals. Please read and share this information.

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Orangutan Awareness Week (12th-18th November)

Tuesday 13th November 2018

In support of Orangutan Awareness Week (12th-18th November) we bring you Animals Asia's edition of their series Amazing Animals, all about the beautiful Orangutan and why we must protect them. Please read and share this information.

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NEWS Asia for Animals coalition opposes awful conditions at Cu Chi Water Park, Vietnam

Tuesday 6th November 2018

The Asia for Animals coalition has raised its concerns regarding the terrible living conditions for the animals at Ho Chi Minh city's Cu Chi Water Park in Vietnam.

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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.

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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

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NEWS Asia for Animals Coalition appeals against the export of three elephant calves to Russia

Thursday 20th September 2018

The Asia for Animals Coalition has sent an appeal letter to oppose the export of three elephant calves from Myanmar to Russia to join the circus.

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NEWS Asia for Animals Coalition supports an end to animal performances in Indonesia

Tuesday 18th September 2018

The Asia for Animals Coalition has sent a letter of encouragement to the Indonesia government to put an end to cruel animal performances in it's circuses.

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