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China proposes ban on dog meat, will South Korea follow suit?

By Ariela Anelli | June 29, 2011 http://www.ibtimes.com/articles/171636/20110629/china-ban-on-eating-dog-korean-dog-farms.htm In ancient China, eating dog meat was considered medical, now it's proving to be simply ancient. With China's growing affluent class, who are increasingly falling in love with in-door pets, eating cats and dogs is clashing with these old beliefs. That's why Chinese legal experts have proposed to place a ban on eating dogs and cats. The Guardian ... Full story

San Francisco protest against Korean consumption of dog meat

On July 6 for the sixth straight year, an animal rights group led a protest in front of the South Korean consulate in San Francisco over the raising of dogs and cats for food. A report published by the Korean Association for Policy Studies said that more than 2 million dogs in the country each year are bred and killed for human consumption in South Korea. Most ... Full story
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