Cats are crammed into a cage at a market in Guangzhou that specialises in selling live cat meat. In the Jiangsu case, police said the man could have sold the cats for up to 30 yuan. Photo: Handout Cats are crammed into a cage at a market in Guangzhou that specialises in selling live cat meat. In the Jiangsu case, police said the man could have sold the cats for up to 30 yuan. Photo: Handout
Cats are crammed into a cage at a market in Guangzhou that specialises in selling live cat meat. In the Jiangsu case, police said the man could have sold the cats for up to 30 yuan. Photo: Handout

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Cats are crammed into a cage at a market in Guangzhou that specialises in selling live cat meat. In the Jiangsu case, police said the man could have sold the cats for up to 30 yuan. Photo: Handout Cats are crammed into a cage at a market in Guangzhou that specialises in selling live cat meat. In the Jiangsu case, police said the man could have sold the cats for up to 30 yuan. Photo: Handout
Cats are crammed into a cage at a market in Guangzhou that specialises in selling live cat meat. In the Jiangsu case, police said the man could have sold the cats for up to 30 yuan. Photo: Handout
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