Friday, December 28, 2012
South Africa' s Jacob Zuma: Pet dogs are part of ' white culture'
Keeping dogs as pets 'is not African'... South Africa's president, Jacob Zuma, has declared having a pet dog is not African, and that black South Africans who buy a dog and take it for walks are copying white culture. Mr Zuma, 70, was speaking at a traditional event in KwaZulu-Natal province, his first public appearance since being re-elected president of the African National Congress a week ago. He described people who love dogs more than humans as "having a lack of humanity", Durban newspaper The Mercury reported. Read more: http://www.canberratimes.com.au/world/keeping-dogs-as-pets-is-not-african-20121228-2bydg.html#ixzz2GMPckC2H