THAILAND: Government to introduce controls regarding dog meat trade
Thailand is to introduce a new law governing the transport and slaughter of dogs for meat, in a bid to halt the spread of disease and fend off criticism from animal rights campaigners. After years of unregulated trade, the new law will require licences for the transport and slaughter of the animals, Department of Livestock Development chief Yukol Limlamthong told Reuters.
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