Yummy: Dog Meat!

Originally posted on Don Lichterman:

End BarbaricDog Meat Trade

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The dog meat industry in Southeast Asia is still operating despite efforts to shut it down. Help put an end to this cruel industry and to the consumption of dog by signing the petition.

Target: General Prayuth Chan-ocha, Prime Minister of Thailand

Goal: Shut down the dog meat trade

Thailand is considering shutting down the brutal dog meat industry for good. The police have already started setting up sting operations to take down what they refer to as dog meat kingpins who oversee the exportation of dogs to Vietnam and China where eating dog meat is more common.

The consummation of dog meat is relatively confined to northern Thailand, such as the province of Sakon Nakhon, where residents seem to be split on eating dog meat. Civi groups have formed in the last two years to protest the consumption of dog meat, such as the…

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If Milk Can Be Made in a Petri Dish, Do We Need Cows?

Companies such as Muufri, which is pioneering a chemically engineered version of milk; Real Vegan Cheese, the creators of a better nondairy cheese; and Beyond Meat, which offers the next generation of meat substitutes that are indistinguishable from the real thing, are incorporating natural techniques into their innovation process.

Read more here.

What do you think? Is this a good idea?

Personally, I’m happy with ‘ordinary’ vegan products, but if most people would switch to food that doesn’t come from cruelty and doesn’t threaten the environment, then I suppose it would be ok. That is if it’s all it’s supposed to be, according to this article.

Also, it would be great if  you could feed something to cats that’s healthy for them, and healthy for all other animals (i e doesn’t come from killing animals).