Welcome Green Monsters! We're your online guide to making conscious choices that help people, animals and the planet.
Download food monster: the biggest, baddest, yummiest vegan food app!
single

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR Newsletter

  GET FOOD MONSTER AppX

Animal Welfare Groups Urge Chinese to Stop Eating Dogs

Animal Welfare Groups Urge Chinese to Stop Eating Dogs

The Ta Foundation, an animal welfare group, in collaboration with other groups has come out with advertisements and social campaigns persuading people in China to stop eating dog meat.

The videos call for people to give up eating dogs are being broadcast 20 times  day n nine of Beijing’s outdoor advertising screens and screens of many office buildings.

Traders of dog meat and fans of dog meat cuisine are opposed to the campaign. Huang Xiaoshan, a Beijing resident, wrote on his micro blog that if people stop eating dog meat, animal rights groups may “persuade people not to have beef, chicken and fish”.

Dating dogs in China dates back to the Neolithic Age and is socially acceptable as people believe the meat has medicinal qualities and can help combat diseases such as cold.

Image Source: John Haslam/Flickr

Want to read more posts like this? Sign up for our newsletter below!​

Browse through some recent posts below:


Disclosure: One Green Planet accepts advertising, sponsorship, affiliate links and other forms of compensation, which may or may not influence the advertising content, topics or articles written on this site. Click here for more information.

0 comments on “Animal Welfare Groups Urge Chinese to Stop Eating Dogs”

Click to add comment


Subscribe to our Newsletter




Follow us on


Do Not Show This Again

×

Submit to OneGreenPlanet


Terms & Conditions ×
  GET FOOD MONSTER APPX