Wuhan bans eating, hunting of exotic animals

Wuhan bans eating, hunting of exotic animals

Wuhan, the epicentre of the coronavirus pandemic, ordered a ban on eating of wild animals on Wednesday. The city is also offering cash to breeders in order to get them to quit breeding exotic animals. This move comes amid mounting pressure on China to crack down on...
Shenzhen bans eating of cats, dogs after outbreak

Shenzhen bans eating of cats, dogs after outbreak

The Chinese city of Shenzhen has banned the eating of dogs and cats as part of a wider clampdown on the wildlife trade since the emergence of the new coronavirus. Scientists suspect the coronavirus passed to humans from animals. Some of the earliest infections were...