Two wildlife conservation stories are circulating the news media at present which I’ve picked up and they appear to be linked. They concern two lakes.… Read More »Two lakes: one dried out and the other flooded. Global warming?
China has owned up and declared that two gibbon species living in China are extinct in the wild: the Yunnan lar (white-handed gibbon) and the… Read More »China says that their gibbons are extinct
Huiran is a 21-year-old shepherdess from Xinjiang, China, which happens to be the home of the Uighur people who are mostly Muslims and whose religion,… Read More »Pretty, petite, Chinese butchering shepherdess goes viral on social media
The virus is called Langya. And the authorities in China are urgently looking into this new virus which is zoonotic i.e. it can be transferred… Read More »Déjà vu – another virus, Langya, from wild animals infects dozens of people in China
I have just written a post about Tsai Ing-Wen, the first female president of Taiwan who is a devoted animal and cat lover (ailurophile) –… Read More »In China pets detract from a leader’s image. The opposite is true in America.
I know I am discussing an entirely different culture to the one that I am familiar with, which is probably why this video is disgusting… Read More »Pretty Chinese girl cooks a giant salamander and it is disgusting
China is the world’s leading consumer of both wheat and rice. The pigs on pig farms in China ate 431 million tonnes of grain in… Read More »Pigs ate 45% more grain than the people of China
NEWS AND COMMENT, SHANGHAI, CHINA: You may have read about the super-strict lockdown in Shanghai because they have an increasing rate of infection of the… Read More »Covid lockdown Shanghai: couple feed cat in flat above using desperate means
This is a disturbing video presented by newsflare. I can’t present the video here because you have to buy it and I’m not prepared to… Read More »Chinese farmer finds dozens of crows lying dead in roadside ditch
NEWS AND COMMENT-SHANGRAO, CHINA: Once again the news media reports the most shocking news from China. You might have heard that the authorities in that… Read More »Chinese health workers “disinfect” an apartment by killing the owner’s dog with a crowbar!
China has mitigated the impact on the conservation of the white dolphin when building a bridge across the estuary of the Pearl River. China has… Read More »China improves conservation of the white dolphin despite the building of a bridge
NEWS AND COMMENT: Neighbours are understandably annoyed by this elderly gentleman because he lives in a mess of an apartment full of junk and he… Read More »Rats queue up to get into Shanghai apartment to be fed
COMMENT AND NEWS: The information is shocking. It is a severe indictment of the lack of commitment to conservation by the South African government. The… Read More »Two thirds of Kruger National Park’s rhinos have been lost to poaching in 10 years
In a move which only China could make, China’s administrators are introducing a law which states that diners who fail to finish their meal in… Read More »China is making it illegal to leave any food on your dinner plate!
I’m not going to add much in the way of words because the picture is self-explanatory: he’s aprick of the first order and he is… Read More »Eric Trump looking like a prick next to the buffalo he shot
A study conducted in China in 2016 looked at the risk of dog bites and cat scratches in two cities; one a medium-sized city, Shantou,… Read More »China or America: poor parenting and poor pet ownership is the major cause of dog bites
Pretty well everyone knows the famous Mahatma Gandhi saying which I repeat here: “The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged… Read More »Mahatma Gandhi would say that modern China is immoral
China feels that they have been unfairly criticised by the international community which has allowed their undiplomatic diplomats to behave like wolf warriors to use… Read More »China’s undiplomatic diplomats liken themselves to wolf warriors
Once again, Chinese traditional medicine, is dramatically jeopardising the survival of a wild animal and in this case it is the giant manta ray which… Read More »Giant manta rays driven to extinction by Chinese medicine