Tradition or Travesty: China’s Yulin Dog Meat Festival – I Say ‘NoToDogMeat’ Hufffpo June 2014

http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/julia-de-cadenet-/china-dog-meat-festival_b_5513995.html 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 boiled alive leaves me frozenContinue reading “Tradition or Travesty: China’s Yulin Dog Meat Festival – I Say ‘NoToDogMeat’ Hufffpo June 2014”

Julia de Cadenet : Dual-Qualified Lawyer Using her Skills in Advocacy to Help an Animal Welfare Charity.

Few qualified barristers choose to lend their legal skills purely to the voluntary sector but animal-lover Julia de Cadenet LLB( Hons) LLM is one of them. Julia de Cadenet is a dual-qualified lawyer who uses her skills in advocacy to lobby for those dogs and cats who find themselves part of the human food chain.Continue reading “Julia de Cadenet : Dual-Qualified Lawyer Using her Skills in Advocacy to Help an Animal Welfare Charity.”