The House Agriculture Committee in the United States just approved the bill that would ban slaughtering cats and dogs for their meat to be used in food. If the bill gets passed as a law, it will be applicable nationwide.
– Dogs and cats sometimes get killed for their meat.
– The meat is used for food by humans.
– A bill was approved recently and it will bar…
The bill will also punish those who transport or participate in any commercial activity related to eating dog and cat meat. The bill is being pushed although slaughtering such pets is not that common in the United States. Some of the states, however, that still eat dog and cat meat are California, New Jersey, and New York. The pill hopes to imprison the violator or let him or her pay the fine.
In some cases, those found guilty of eating dog or cat meat or are involved in the commercial aspect will get fined then also get imprisoned.
Read the informative story by Alan Bjerga at – https://www.bloomberg.com/