Rep. Alcee L. Hastings Wants To End Global Cat And Dog Meat, Leather Trade
Rep. Alcee L. Hastings Wants to End Global Cat and Dog Meat, Leather Trade
Written by Zachary Toliver | July 12, 2017
Champion for animals House Rep. Alcee L. Hastings is working hard to protect cats and dogs from becoming victims of the global meat and leather trades.
By Office of the Clerk, U.S. House of Representatives
“Approximately 30 million dogs and a large number of cats are killed for human consumption annually across the globe. This extreme display of animal cruelty is not only inhumane, but also a threat to public health for citizens and international visitors,” said Rep. Hastings. “The United States must demand that this horrific practice be stopped immediately.”
H.Res.401—introduced by …