Stop the barbaric torture of bears in China!
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Petitioning China's Ministers of Finance - Mr. Xiaosong Zheng and Ms. Jiandi Ye
Black Bear, also known as the Moon Bear, is one of the most wonderful mammals
on Earth. However, they have to suffer big time in China, as they are held
captive to harvest bile, a digestive juice stored in the gall bladder. Known as
bear farming, the process results in a juice that is sold on the market as a
Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Bears are kept
in inhumane conditions. The extraction cages are tiny, and bears sometimes are
prevented from standing up, in order to ensure a smoother bile milking process.
The process is carried out twice a day, while being extremely painful – bear
often moan for hours, bang their heads or chew their paws.
Bears also have
their teeth or paws removed, just for fun. After bears do not produce anymore
bile, usually after a few years, they are brutally killed for their meat.
China, we urge
you to stop bear farming right now and send this poor animals in a special
sanctuary, where they can be properly looked after and live a pleasant life.Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this petition are those of the author (Andreea Gheorghe) and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of YouSign.org.Do you love animals? Are you against animal abuse? Then join our Facebook Group: Animal Voices
Published on November 28, 2013 @ 17:14 h
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