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Taiwan bans consumption, sale of dog and cat meat

BEIJING — Taiwan’s legislature has explicitly banned the sale and consumption of dog and cat meat and increased the penalty for animal cruelty, underscoring growing awareness of animal welfare in one of Asia’s most prosperous societies. The legislature amended Taiwan’s animal protection law to double the maximum penalty for deliberate harm to animals to two […]

Posted: April 12th, 2017 in World | Read More »

Man shot dead for hitting dog, bullying


A 69-year-old man died after he was shot by the owner of the dog that he hit with a slingshot last Monday night in Barangay Baliang, Danao City. The victim, Maximo Tapia, was hit in the face. He died instantaneously. PO3 Roselo Campo of Danao City Police Station said that at around 9 p.m. on […]

Posted: April 12th, 2016 in Headlines | Read More »