HUNDREDS of dead dogs are hacked up and sold as meat after being skinned at one of China’s sickening street markets.
Shocking images show carcasses piled high at Yulin in the Guangxi Zhuang region, which is known for its dog meat trade.
Eager buyers include local families and restaurant owners who use dog in regional stew dishes.
The innocent animals are picked up alive and driven to market crammed into tiny cages before being slaughtered.China is one of only eleven countries left in the world where eating dog meat is legal and still socially acceptable.
Caged … innocent animals are killed at market Caters Dog flesh is relied upon across the country as an emergency food source when other grub is scarce.
But there are increasing protests against the practice – driven largely by a growing Chinese middle-class who keep dogs as pets.
Source – Thesun UK