It takes nothing away from a human to be kind to an animal. Their lives are in our hands. We all can do our bit by at least not harming them. Hope we stop abusing animals. Help save an animal life.
A 65 year old retired Chinese woman named Yang Xiaoyun travelled 1,500 miles from her home in Tianjin to Yulin city where the Yulin dog meat festival was held. Has she reached the market on Saturday, this animal lover paid 7,000 yuan or 1,000 to save one hundred dogs before they could be killed and sold as meat. Crowd gathered when she announced she wanted to purchase 100 dogs.
The animal lover has been admired for her kind act and is reportedly considering to open an animal sanctuary in Yulin to save more dogs. This festival takes place annually to mark the summer solstice where in around 10,000 cats and dogs are slaughtered.
There has been an worldwide protest about the festival which has been condemned as animal cruelty.