Dog Meat Ban At Yulin Festival
If you are a part of animal activism and paying attention in the recent past few years , you’ve probably know what Yuline dog meat festival is all about .. Dog meat is a part of eastern Asian food culture for a very long time ,and the festival started in 2010 and after this people aroud the world and animal activits strongly reacted for this .They started protesting to the idea of dogs being
slaughtered by the thousands for human consumption ..Fortunately ,all the attention brought towards the festival have finally put an end to the cruel practice for the sake of good ..
As the effect of all the negative attention ,Yuline
government officially decided not to support restaurants
selling dog meat and now they have gone a step further ..
Its a major win for animal activist who have been working
for this for a long time as the city of Yuline will
prohibit restaurants, street vendors and market traders from
selling dog meat at the event ..
During Yuline festival many cat and dogs are stray
animals ,but some were being stolen from their loving homes …
As a report form the Chinese state news agency XINHUA
found that nearly 52%of Chinese including Yuline
resident wants the dog meat to be completely banned
and almost 70% claiming never to dog’s meat ..
According to Peter li “China policy specialist at humane
society international ” said The yulin dog meat
festival is not over yet but if this new is true as we hope
it is a really big nail in the coffin for a gruesome event .
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