The 12 months of Animals..
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Tuesday, January 15, 2013
1,000 cats saved from Chinese dining table ..
1,000 cats saved from Chinese dining table after being discovered in cramped cages when truck crashed.
Locals save them from Changsha roadside after being stranded for 24hrs.
Surviving cats were packed off to a pet clinic for treatment following crash ..
Cats in China can spend up to two months squeezed 25 at a time inside cages which measure just 2ft by 3ft. Many die before they reach their final destination. Such cruelty - inconceivable in the West - is becoming increasingly commonplace in China, where are up to four million cats are year are killed. They are usually sold to restaurant owners for about £1 per pound, less if they are bought in bulk. They are fed once a day on a mixture of rice and animal feed