- Global Voices - http://globalvoicesonline.org -
Philippine Petition Against Dog Meat Restaurants
Written by Mong Palatino On 17 January 2014 @ 3:06 am | 1 Comment
In Digital Activism, East Asia, Economics & Business, English, Food, Philippines, Quick Reads
An online petition is circulating to pressure the mayor of Baguio City to close down dog meat restaurants  in the city. Baguio is a famous tourist destination located north of the Philippines:
I was recently made aware that there are at least ten dog meat restaurants operating in open violation of the law in Baguio.
I would like to draw your attention to the fact that the dog meat trade is not only illegal, but also extremely inhumane and implicated in the spread of rabies.
Please revoke the business permits of all restaurants that serve dog meat, thereby making your town safer for people as well as animals, not to mention a more palatable tourist destination.
Article printed from Global Voices: http://globalvoicesonline.org
URL to article: http://globalvoicesonline.org/2014/01/17/philippine-petition-against-dog-meat-restaurants/
URLs in this post:
 dog meat restaurants: http://e-activist.com/ea-action/action?ea.client.id=1736&ea.campaign.id=24799&ea.url.id=192478&ea.
This site is licensed as Creative Commons Attribution 3.0. Please read our attribution policy: http://globalvoicesonline.org/about/global-voices-attribution-policy