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Kaohsiung passes new dog, cat meat laws

Kaohsiung residents who eat dog or cat meat are to face a stiff fine under regulations passed by the Kaohsiung City Council yesterday. Kaohsiung Animal Protection Office Director Hsu Jung-pin (徐榮彬) said the Animal Protection Act…

Dog-meat business lacks lack bite in Hanoi

A section of Hanoi’s busy Au Co Street in Nhat Tan Ward is wreathed in smoke and the smell of grilled meat coming from over 50 dog meat restaurants scattered along the street. The street is extremely crowded every afternoon, especially at…

LOS ANGELES FIGHTS AGAINST EATING DOG MEAT

Los Angeles' long-standing connections to Asia have made it Ground Zero for a movement against the consumption of dog meat overseas. As protesters recently decried the practice (see our video, above), a Malibu-based filmmaker prepared to…