Tell Amazon to Stop Selling Ejiao

Tell Amazon to Stop Selling Ejiao

Donkeys on an Ejiao farm
Donkeys on an Ejiao farm in China Photo: EcoDiario.es

Dear Readers,

As our beloved donkeys continue to suffer, Brooke USA are asking people to send an email to new CEO Andy Jassy, asking Amazon to stop selling Ejiao products on its platforms.

PLEASE ACT NOW and share widely. Brooke’s goal is 10,000 emails sent to Amazon.

Thank you!

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Ejiao: Donkeys are paying the price for China’s rapid progress and lost traditions

Ejiao: Donkeys are paying the price for China’s rapid progress and lost traditions

donkey farm China
Some of the 10,000 donkeys kept for slaughter and breeding at the donkey farm run by the Shandong Donge’E Ejiao (DEEJ) company. Photo: Simon Parry, Daily Mail

While China’s economy continues its dramatic transformation, it seems there is little room for sentimentality. Villages, once the cornerstone of Chinese culture, are being destroyed at a rate of 300 a day, and valued traditions and customs are being eroded as progress is pursued at any cost. 

At the same time, intolerable cruelty is still inflicted on overwhelming numbers of animals in China as a matter of routine, and to the dismay of much of the rest of the world. Is it possible to understand the complex web of events that have led to this and can we save the millions of donkeys that are the latest victims?  Read more