Things To Know About China’s Yulin Dog Meat Festival

There are many weird things that are taking the world by a storm. Be it the Internet challenges or the weirdest festivals that people are celebrating around the world.

We are witnessing the most bizarre festivals and trends nowadays. Be it a Penis Festival in Japan or a Dog meat festival, you can only get to know about the most fetish and disgusting rituals that are followed by many.

In this article, we are here to share info on some of the things that you need to know about China's Yulin dog meat festival.

This is one horrific meat-eating festival that is gaining its popularity for all the unwanted reasons.

Though there are numerous petitions that have been taken out to stop this disgusting dog-meat-eating festival, yet there people are still continuing to follow this barbaric festival.

Reading through this article you'll realise how inhuman mankind is towards the four-legged innocent creatures who have no idea of the fetish these people possess.

It's a disgrace indeed to see animals being slaughtered at large in the name of Meat festivals!

Why Celebrate This Festival?
People in China believe that eating a dog's meat will keep them healthy and protect them against summer heat. This is one of the weirdest theories that one could ever think of and kill the poor animals for such an illogical thought.

Why Celebrate This Festival?
 

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Is It Even Legal?
There is no animal welfare rule in China, which makes it easy for the people to consume any animal out there. The government has turned a blind eye to the truckloads of dogs that are arriving in Yulin.


How Many Dogs Are Killed Due To This Madness?
An estimated 10-20 million dogs are killed for their meat each year, in China. In this bizarre festival, there would be at least 10,000 dogs that would be feasted on.

Is It Even Legal?

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Is It Only The Dogs That Are Eaten?
Well, apart from dogs' meat, you can get to taste even cat meat, which is relished along with gallons of beer. However, their main focus is on dogs' meat.

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Where Are The Dogs Got From?
Few reports suggest that they are farmed, which is totally untrue. Generally, these dogs are robbed, sedated, poisoned and are put into small cages along with many other dogs and are taken to Yulin for this festival.

Are Dogs Boiled Alive?

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Are Dogs Boiled Alive?
Well, yes, this is one of the merciless, heartless practice that they follow to get the meat ready for the heartless people out there. They have inefficient slaughter techniques, which makes this as an easy option to be used instead.

With all these disgusting practices that happen in this festival, we wish people back out and protest to completely ban this unwanted ritual of eating the poor, innocent animals!

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Story first published: Thursday, June 23, 2016, 14:35 [IST]
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