Coronavirus outbreak has been linked to the wildlife meat. Chinese authorities are about to ban the trade and consumption of wild animal in the regional areas. Meanwhile, Shenzhen city has put on a step forward. They are banning selling and consumptions to dog and cats.
This law will enforce in 1 May. There are thirty million dog killed in a single year across Asia, says by Humane Society International. Though eating dog and cat meat is not common in China. Even majority of Chinese citizen have never done so or they have no intention to do.
Dogs and cats as are treated as pet, who have a closer and special bonding with human. It is significant to banning eating of dogs, cats and other pets is a standard practice in developed countries along with Hong Kong and Taiwan city,” stated by the government of Shenzhen city.
But at the same time, China has been using bear bile to treat coronavirus patients. It is the digestive fluid drained from the living bear has been using in ancient Chinese medicine. But medically, it has no proof that this liquid is effective enough against the coronavirus. Meanwhile it is a painful and distressing for the specific animals also.