China's love for big cats

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Nicholas Weeks
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China's love for big cats

Post by Nicholas Weeks » Wed Jul 10, 2019 3:21 pm

Love for their body parts, that is. Disgusting butchery of tigers & lions for alleged 'medicines' for people. Not mere vivisection to test for effectiveness, but it is an ancient tradition and thus settled 'science'.

https://www.worldanimalprotection.org/n ... l-medicine
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Re: China's love for big cats

Post by Nicholas Weeks » Wed Jul 10, 2019 5:30 pm

Executive summary of the report on these horrors:

https://d31j74p4lpxrfp.cloudfront.net/s ... ummary.pdf
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