Dogs kept in a cage at a meat market in Indonesia. Photo: AFP / Dog Meat Free Indonesia

Indonesian province bans eating dog meat: report

  • More than 13,000 dogs are slaughtered every month in Central Java, according to animal welfare group Dog Meat Free Indonesia
  • Now, Governor Ganjar Pranowo wants people to eat beef or chicken instead, saying the meat tastes better
Topic |   Indonesia

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Dogs kept in a cage at a meat market in Indonesia. Photo: AFP / Dog Meat Free Indonesia
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Dogs in a cage at a slaughterhouse in Siem Reap province. Photo: AFP

Inside Cambodia’s brutal dog meat trade, which claims millions of animals each year

  • Researchers say the dog meat trade is a public health crisis because it carries potentially infected animals all over the country
  • Slaughterhouses in developing countries put some distance between workers and animals. But the Cambodian dog trade is hands on
Topic |   Cambodia

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Dogs in a cage at a slaughterhouse in Siem Reap province. Photo: AFP
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