Monday, December 16, 2019
Happy news

Missing dog reunites with his guardian after one year

In praia Grande, on the coast of São Paulo State, a dog was wagging his tail a little more energetically than usual on Thursday...
Art

Ai Weiwei turns to the Amazon for his next art project

China's most famous e respected artist, Ai Weiwei has turned his attention to the fires that have been ravaging the Amazon with serious consequences...
Animal cruelty

Brazilian president’s son ‘threw bomb at dog’

The embattled son of neo-fascist president Jair Bolsonaro, Carlos Bolsonaro, told colleagues at Rio's City Council, where is a councilor, that he threw a...
Roadkill

The Internet cries over baby anteater hanging on to dead mother

A passing driver recorded the harrowing scene of a baby anteater mourning his or her dead mother on a highway in São Paulo. The...
Animal law

Salvador passes tougher animal cruelty legislation

Salvador, the capital of Bahia state, famous for its Afro-Brazilian heritage and carnival culture, has passed a new law with stricter penalties for cases...
Zoo hell

Rio zoo deaths and disappearances to be investigated

Rio City Council's special animal health commission has launched an investigation into the death of more than 200 animals and the kidnapping of birds...
Animal cruelty

Activists hold vigil for dog who died of apparent starvation

Animal advocates in Brasília, capital of Brazil, Monday evening (2) held a vigil to demand justice for Grandão, a dog who recently died as...
Support ANDA

ANDA launches GivingTuesday campaign

Since 2013, Brazil has been celebrating GivingTuesday (Dia de Doar) to encourage people to exercise their generosity and kindness. The data was launched in...
Afro-Brazilian veganism

A black vegan blogger has a message to Afro-Brazilians

In a world where white privilege is still the norm, veganism is often associated with urban, middle-class and white folks. That  is a shame...
Anniversary

ANDA, the animal rights news agency, turns 11 today

ANDA, the animal rights news agency which Global ANDA is part of, is turning 11 today. ANDA was the first news portal in Brazil...

Another day, another journalist slating vegans

We recently reported about a public prosecutor's laudable initiative to bring vegan meals to schoolchildren in the state of Bahia, in the northeast of...
Live exports

MFA Brasil releases live export video campaign

The Brazilian branch of Mercy for Animals yesterday released a video denouncing the horrors of the live export business in Brazil. The video is...