01 May '11, 5pm

Activists save dogs from cooking pot | MNN - Mother Nature Network: The 430 dogs, many apparently stolen from th...

Activists save dogs from cooking pot | MNN - Mother Nature Network: The 430 dogs, many apparently stolen from th...

Hundreds of dogs being trucked to Chinese restaurants were spared a culinary fate after about 200 animal lovers mobilized to stop them ending up on dinner tables, state-run media said Monday. WorldShares lets you earn donations for your favorite nonprofit. Earn up to 20 points now. Learn More Earn Points What's this? Comments Email Twitter Stumble Digg Share A truck crammed with the dogs was forced to stop Friday on a highway in eastern Beijing by a motorist who swerved his car in front of the truck and then used his microblog to alert animal-rights activists, reports said. The dogs, many apparently stolen from their owners, were being transported from the central Chinese province of Henan to restaurants in Jilin province in the northeast, the China Daily said. It said 430 dogs were rescued, while the Global Times put the number at 520. Eventually, about 200 animal lovers ...

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mnn.com 02 May '11, 11pm

– The toxicity of grapes to dogs was once thought to be an urban legend, but it's true; even a small serving can cause vom...

Chinese Animal Lovers Save Hundreds Of Dogs Being Trucked To Slaughterhouse:

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care2.com 19 Apr '11, 8pm

Nearly 200 heroic animal lovers in China saved the lives of 580 dogs that were being trucked to a Beijing slaughterhouse f...