While some may kill dogs for food, others just do it for sport.
In surveillance camera footage shared by Pear Video, a man with a bow and arrow can be seen “hunting” a small dog in a Fuzhou back alley. The man shoots the dog through its leg with an arrow and then pulls that arrow out to shoot the animal again.
Later, the man is seen in another surveillance video carrying the dog’s carcass around the street before eventually depositing it in a dumpster.
The dog’s owner said that he had raised the dog for seven years and that it had often wandered out on its own. When he was unable to find it anywhere, he contacted local authorities who checked surveillance footage and found out the horrible truth.
The owner said that he had never seen his dog’s killer before, but is sure that he lives in the neighborhood.
Last month, Alex Pall of The Chainsmokers, an American EDM duo, ignited outrage online after implying in a promotional interview with a Chinese reporter in China that he would not bring his dog to China for fear that it would be eaten. This was followed shortly afterward by an incident in Hubei in which a vigilante pet owner chased down a restaurant owner who admitted to hunting stray dogs with a crossbow for use in his specialty dog meat hot pot.
More recently, a mobile game called “Dirty Chinese Restaurant” made by a Canadian developer ignited outrage online. In the game, the player hunts for stray cats and dogs on the street with a cleaver for food.
[Images via Pear Video]
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