THE YULIN Dog Festival is not for the faint-hearted. From the moment I board my 30-hour train from Shanghai, until I leave Yulin three days later, I will not encounter a single foreigner Each year, on June 21, the city of Yulin in the southwest province of Guangxi, holds a dog meat festival -- a day when the massacre of dogs is celebrated as a tradition -- even though it was. Yulin Dog Meat Festival 2017 is a celebration held in Yulin, Guangxi from 21st June to 30th June annual,which people eat dog meat. Watch Part 2 - Rescued Dog..
June 2017; M T W T F S S Ending the Yulin dog meat festival will be made up of smaller victories such as this and it's important that we recognise when progress has been made, said HSI. . Photo: Marc Ching/ Animal Hope and Wellness I don't know how the fabrication came about, he explained
Summary of H.Res.30 - 115th Congress (2017-2018): Condemning the Dog Meat Festival in Yulin, China, and urging China to end the dog meat trade , June 20, 2018 An estimated 11,000 cats and dogs are due to be slaughtered for the annual Yulin Dog Meat Festival in Chin
People eat dog meat at a restaurant in Yulin on June 21, 2017. Each year, thousands of dogs are cruelly killed, skinned and cooked with blow-torches during the festival on summer solstic Although nowadays eating dog meat is not as popular as at the beginning of the 19 th century, in rural parts of German Switzerland, people still eat dog meat. Animal activists from all over the world criticize the Yulin dog meat festival for treating the animals inhumanly and torturing them, finally slaughtering them using pictures of dogs squeezed into cages as evidence Stop The Yulin Dog Meat Eating Festival. 8.2K likes. We need the voices and paws of the world to be raised to help ban the YULIN DOG MEAT EATING FESTIVAL which is going to occur on June 2 The Yulin Lychee and Dog Meat Festival is an annual ten-day event where it involves slaughtering over 10,000 dogs Cat meat, fresh lychees, and liquor are also available at the festival. It takes place in Yulin, a city in the Guangxi province of China, and runs from the 21st to 30th of June - during one of the hottest weeks of the year
The annual Yulin Lychee and Dog Meat Festival, or the Dog Slaughter Festival referred by animal activists, has become a routine June write-up for media around the world. This year's narrative took a different approach with a surprise announcement claiming that the Yulin government is set to ban dog meat trading a week before the festival, which will begin on June 21 There is currently an outrage surrounding the Yulin Dog Festival. This is a festival that occurs yearl HORRIFYING pictures show inside China's annual Yulin Dog Meat Festival - where dogs are tortured and boiled alive before being eaten. The ten-day festival got underway on Sunday, and w A few weeks from the annual Yulin dog meat festival, dog lovers are already returning full force for the season, according to the South China Morning Post.It seems that they are unaffected with. March 2017 - Animals Asia's sister organisation Ya Dong visits Yulin to monitor the industry's scale and public perception outside of the festival. It's clear dog meat sales continue year round. May 2017 - Worldwide reports suggest a week-long ban on dog meat sales within Yulin will be implemented in the run up to the festival in June.
In 2014, the Yulin government issued a confidential internal order that forbade Yulin officials from visiting dog-meat restaurants during the festival, in a governmental effort to keep its distance BY MARC CHING- While eating dog meat in China has happened for hundreds of years, the Yulin Dog Meat Festival is no tradition. In fact, it has little place in the lives of most modern Chinese. The Yulin Dog Meat Festival is still happening, whether or not you choose to believe it. Carla Thomas I was the senior producer of the Asia channel, based out of Hong Kong News stories overseas have stated that there would be a ban on dog meat in Yulin for 1 week from 15th June - 22nd June. Du and Andreas will see if this is upheld. Seeing dogs brutally killed and hearing their screams of pain and fright has stayed with Du throughout the 5 years she has been to Yulin Dog Meat Festival
Despite the reluctance of both the buyers and sellers of dog meat to be photographed, numerous images nevertheless have been captured and show the true horror of this festival. (Caution: graphic images) Two sellers transporting dogs in preparation for the 2017 Festival on June 20 Source: AFP A stand selling dog meat at a market in Nanqiao, Yulin Of course, while Yulin festival attendees like him strongly defend the tradition, the Chinese population at large does not. In fact, a poll by the Xinhua state news agency revealed, as reported by the BBC, that 64 percent of Chinese people (ages 16 to 50) would support a permanent end to the festival, while 51.7 percent (including Yulin residents) wanted the dog meat trade banned. The Yulin Lychee and Dog Meat Festival was launched in 2010 by Yulin's dog meat traders as a commercial enterprise to boost their flagging sales. Previously, Yulin city had never known a dog meat festival and there was no established tradition of dog eating there; the traders tried to co-opt the idea of local tradition in order to legitimize the event Dog meat to be banned at notorious Yulin dog meat festival Ashitha Nagesh Thursday 18 May 2017 8:51 am Share this article via facebook Share this article via twitter Share this article via messenge
Get latest Yulin Dog Meat Festival 2017 news updates & stories. Explore Yulin Dog Meat Festival 2017 photos and videos on India.co The Yulin Lychee and Dog Meat festival is an annual 10 day event where over 10,000 dogs are eaten. Cat meat, fresh lychees and liquor are also available at the festival Yulin Dog Meat Festival. Higgins added that if the Yulin festival—officially titled the Yulin Lychee and Dog Meat Festival—goes ahead, it will appear to be in public defiance of the Ministry of Agriculture's words.. Yulin, in Guangxi, southern China hosts the festival every year for the summer solstice. It started in 2009 and runs for a course of ten days Dog Meat Sales Will Not Be Banned at This Year's Yulin Festival, Reports Say According to Animals Asia, local authorities deny a ban will be placed on this year's Yulin Dog Meat Festival Dog lovers around the world are likely sharing a sigh of relief right now after learning that China is taking steps to ban the country's largest dog meat festival. The yearly event, known as the Lychee and Dog Meat Festival, has been going on since 2009 in the city of Yulin, which is located in southern China's Guangxi province
62 dogs rescued from Yulin slaughterhouse June 2019. WASHINGTON—Just three weeks ahead of China's infamous Yulin dog meat festival at which thousands of dogs are killed for consumption, China's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs has made official its declaration that dogs are companions and not livestock for eating The Yulin Dog Meat Festival is scheduled to commence on June 21, 2017. This festival was launched by dog meat traders as a commercial enterprise to boost flagging sales of dog meat. More than 10,000 dogs are reportedly captured, transported and slaughtered every year for the festival, with more than 10 million dogs killed annually in China for the dog meat trade
. Dog carcasses piled up for a winter solstice feast in Guizhou, China Blowtorched alive at dog meat festival. Every June, in the south east city of Yulin, thousands of dogs are slaughtered. If you search for Yulin today, you will see countless stories that the festival has been banned. That is NOT TRUE. As of May 26th, 2017, the festival was moving forward as planned. Efforts to shut it down need to be STEPPED UP and all support for dogs that are rescued from the dog meat trade must continue
The festival has always been a controversial event since it started in 2009.A 2017 survey revealed that 75% of the people in Yulin are not regular dog meat eaters and an earlier survey showed 69.5 percent have never consumed dog meat. In addition, 64 percent of Chinese citizens wanted the Yulin festival to end The Lychee and Dog Meat Festival (or Yulin Dog Meat Festival) is an annual celebration held in Yulin, Guangxi, China, during the summer solstice in which festival goers eat dog meat and lychees.The festival began in 2009 and spans about ten days during which thousands of dogs are reportedly consumed. The festival has drawn criticism both domestically and abroad One of the reasons the Yulin Lychee and Dog Meat Festival continues is cultural relativism. After all, Westerners eat cows, which are sacred in Indian culture. In the United States, for example, cows and other livestock are subject to inhumane conditions that shock and terrify the animals, just like the dogs who suffer in China and in other countries throughout Asia
Dog meat is still available in the southern Chinese city of Yulin, whose annual dog-meat festival has been the target of international campaigns by animal rights activists, despite a proclaimed. Big Big news: All dog meat vendors banned from selling dog meat at Yulin summer solstice festival - AKA Yulin Dog Meat Festival 6/15 - 6/21 — Duo Duo Project (@DDAWP) May 17, 2017 China's Yulin Festival, infamous for brutally killing thousands of dogs and cats each year in order to sell their meat, is set to ban the sale of dog meat just weeks ahead of the 2017 event
Stop Yulin Dog Meat Festival. 534 likes · 4 talking about this. The Yulin Dog Meat Festival has been occurring since 2010 and approximately 10,000 dogs are mass slaughtered every year. World wide.. The Yulin Dog Meat Festival is a 10-day-long event that is responsible for the brutal torture and killing of thousands of dogs each year. Dog meat consumers believe that the meat tastes better when dogs have more adrenaline in their blood — so dog butchers will often torture dogs to death in order to increase their adrenaline flow Stop the Yulin Dog Meat Festival! posted by KoreanDogs.org team on March 2,2017 in Action Alert , Campaign , Yulin Please sign our petition and send a letter using your own words or our petition message below
Fermiamo lo Yulin Dog Meat Festival posted by KoreanDogs.org team on March 9,2017 in Action Alert , Campaign , Chinese , Italian , Yulin Firma le nostre petizioni e invia una lettera usando parole tue o il messaggio che segue Yulin Dog Meat Festival är en årlig festival i Yulin, Guangxi, Kina, under vilken stora mängder hundkött konsumeras. Festivalen varar i tio dagar och upattningsvis konsumeras 10 000 till 15 000 hundar under den tiden. Festivalen och det brutala sätt som hundarna dödas på kritiseras häftigt av djurrättsaktivister världen över. [1 Congressman Alcee L. Hastings made the following statement on the 2017 Yulin Dog Meat Festival, which began today in the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region of China: I find it completely outrageous that the Yulin authorities and Chinese government failed to take any meaningful action to bring an end to this year's Yulin Dog Meat Festival
14th July 2017 Notice of motion. Yulin Dog Meat Fesitval That this House condemns the celebration of the Lychee and Dog Meat Festival, commonly referred to as Yulin Dog Meat Festival, which is an annual summer solstice event held in Yulin, Guangxi, China. That this House notes that the festival only commenced in 2009 and [ Yulin Dog Meat Festival CONTINUES!!! June 26, 2017. Despite government promises of a ban, Yulin's grotesque dog meat festival continues. Related Post. May 11, 2018 Full Episode. June 12, 2020 Full Episode. January 31, 2020 Full Episode Related news. Yulin gov't says dog meat festival doesn't exist, refuting claims of ban on sales. 2017-05-25; Yulin dog meat festival sees a low-profile year as gov't tries to keep lid on tension Yulin Dog Meat Festival will happen again on June 21, 2017 - 10,000 dogs will be tortured, and then eaten - This cruel festival started in 2010 and it must be stopped. I have attached my protest which I organized at Lafayette Square, across from the White House, on the following day, Saturday, May 20th from 1-4 PM ESTD The Yulin Dog Meat Festival has been the source of global outrage. On Change.org alone, over 6 million people have signed petitions calling for an end to the festival
Find the perfect Yulin Dog Meat Festival stock photos and editorial news pictures from Getty Images. Select from premium Yulin Dog Meat Festival of the highest quality Help put an end to the Yulin Dog meat festival. Sign Humane Society International's petition against the festival and help put pressure on the Chinese govt to take immediate steps; Donate money and/or time to the organizations working to end the dog meat trade, including HSI, AHWF and Soi Dog.; Here's hoping Yulin realizes that festivities shouldn't mean torture and death, how about. China needs to stop city of Yulin hosting cruel dog meat eating festival, says animal activist Adam Parascandola
Most Chinese citizens do not support the Yulin festival, and PETA Asia is working on the ground in China to urge Chinese citizens to condemn the slaughter of dogs and other animals killed for meat. Grassroots work is essential to the success of the animal rights movement, and PETA Asia works—in China itself, not on the other side of the ocean—with local activists and groups there . Dog Lovers: China's Canine Debate : Goats and Soda The country's changing attitudes are highlighted by the annual dog meat festival in Yulin City. The government issued a ban. PUBLISHED: March 27, 2017 at 8:35 p.m. | UPDATED: September 5, 2017 at 9:43 a.m. With the annual Yulin dog meat festival approaching in the southern region of China,.
Dog seen before and after the practices at the Yulin dog festival. Source: Getty Images Dog meat festival 'sensationalised' by media. Depending on who you ask, the Yulin festival is either an. YULIN, China--Chinese media, including those that usually publicize government announcements, had through May 20, 2017 remained conspicuously silent about a purported week-long suspension of dog meat sales said to have been introduced in Yulin, China coinciding with the annual Yulin Lychee & Dog-Eating Festival Yulin Dog Meat Festival is an annual event held in Yulin, China every June wherein over 10,000 dogs were being killed brutally for human consumption for 10 days. Campaigners say the practice is cruel and a petition has amassed 2.6 million signatures calling for it to be banned, but local government officials say it is organised by private businesses and the
The Yulin Dog Meat and Lychee festival started in 2009 as a way to boost the economy in Yulin China.Public outrage and campaigns from charities, including No To Dog Meat, led to the city. Yulin in China to ban sale of dog meat ahead of annual dog meat festival, say Chinese animal-rights activist
Yulin is arguably the most well-known globally. Its worldwide name recognition is the result of a notorious event held every year since 2010, when the local dog meat traders, supported by the local authorities, launched a dog meat festival. Making mass dog slaughter a festival and promoting it as a tradition are distasteful to. Dogs in cages for sale at a market during a dog meat festival in Yulin in June 2016, Credit: AP Even if this is a temporary ban, we hope this will have a domino effect, leading to the collapse of.
, say Chinese animal-rights activists 4:05am, 19 May, 2017 The Yulin Meat Festival is an annual celebration held in Yulin, Guangzi, China. During the festival dog meat is served. The festival last about 10 days and an estimated 10,000-15,000 dogs are consumed by people
Yulin - home of the notorious Yulin Festival - is to ban the slaughter of dogs and sale of their meat. Anyone selling dog meat will be fined £11,200 and threatened with arrest Hua Chunying, a spokesperson from the foreign ministry, said in 2016 that the local government of Yulin has never supported, organized or hosted any so-called dog meat festival. Yulin locals told the Xinhua News Agency that they believe the dog meat is no different from pork and they should be free to enjoy their tradition without finger-pointing However, this festival began in recent years, Xinhua said. City officials have distanced themselves from the gathering. Some residents of Yulin have the habit of coming together to eat lychees and dog meat during the summer solstice, the city's news office wrote on Weibo This is a dog's unfortunate fate at the annual Lychee and Dog Meat Festival in Yulin, China during the summer solstice — a celebration that some believe helps to repel summer heat and bring good luck. Thankfully, a ban is reportedly imminent in efforts to discontinue the infamous and inhumane mass slaughtering of animals
The Hypocritical Outrage Over The Yulin Dog Meat Festival Let's get something out of the way first: the Yulin Dog Meat Festival in Southern China is a disgusting, cruel and indefensible event—thousand of dogs and cats are inhumanly killed there each year The Yulin Municipal Government has repeatedly said that it is not able to stop the festival as it claims it does not exist as an official event. But a 2017 survey revealed that in Yulin, nearly three-quarters of people don't regularly eat dog meat despite efforts by traders to promote it China's Yulin dog meat festival doesn't need any introduction. It's barbaric exploits and actions has managed to fetch millions of eyeballs.. R. Much to the outrage of animal lovers, the city of Yulin, in China, has become the site of a sickening dog meat-eating festival and despite all the petitions, it will happen this year too. 1
China's Yulin dog meat festival opens despite protests and rumours of ban by AFP 11:59, 21 June 2017 21:20, 31 March 2020 Talk of China dog meat festival ban all bark, no bite, say Yulin restaurant The decision comes ahead of the Yulin dog meat festival next month, where thousands of dogs are butchered, skinned and cooked with blow-torches. It is scheduled to run for nine days from 21 June. A dog, purchased by animal right activists to rescue it from dog meat dealers, is kept in a temporary shelter prior to a local dog meat festival in Yulin, Guangxi Autonomous Region, June 21, 2015. LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - May 16, 2017) - Animal advocacy groups are joining forces to denounce the cruel Chinese dog and cat meat trade -- including the gruesome Yulin Dog Meat Festival. The Lychee and Dog Meat Festival, (or Yulin Dog Meat Festival) is an annual celebration held in Yulin, Guangxi, China, during the summer solstice in which festival goers eat dog meat and lychees.The festival began in 2009 and spans about ten days during which it is estimated that 10,000-15,000 dogs are consumed. The festival has been criticised by animal welfare and animal rights supporters Why China's Yulin Dog Meat Festival Won't Be Cancelled This Year After All China's most controversial celebration of food, the Lychee and Dog Meat festival in the city of Yulin, was widely reported last month to have been cancelled this year after multiple animal rights organizations claimed the local government was planning a ban on dog meat sales in the week leading up to the June event