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Chinese Animal Lovers Rescue 800 Dogs From Slaughterhouse | Care2 Causes

Chinese Animal Lovers Rescue 800 Dogs From Slaughterhouse | Care2 Causes

Nearly 800 dogs were rescued by a Chinese animal protection group last Saturday night in the city of Zigong, in southwest Sichuan province. The Qiming Center, an animal-rights protection group in Sichuan , was the hero of the day. Last Friday, an Internet user known as “Mosquito” initiated the rescue via the Twitter-like microblogging site Weibo after learning the dogs would be transported out of the city of Zigong in Sichuan province and taken to slaughterhouses in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region to be processed for meat. 200 Animal Lovers Responded To The “Tweet” On Saturday about 200 Chinese animal lovers responded to Mosquito’s call and blocked the three trucks packed with hundreds of whimpering dogs. From CNN : After a standoff and negotiation, the group agreed to pay the dog trader 83,000 yuan ($13,000) to secure the caged dogs’ freedom, said Qiming president Qiao W...

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