Tags : Meat

Bangkok

Bangkok Breast Meat Not Drug-Free: Consumer Group

BANGKOK — Chomping on chicken breasts for the sake of protein may come with a side of antibiotics, consumer advocates warned Wednesday. Test results of 62 samples of chicken breast and liver found 26 contained antibiotics which can increase drug resistance and other health risks, according to the nonprofit Foundation for Consumers. Full story: khaosodenglish.com […]Read More

North

Dog escapes slaughter for meat in Chachoengsao

A dog struggled and escaped after being tied up to be slaughtered for meat and ran to a good Samaritan in Chachoengsao’s Ban Pho district. The incident was reported by Watchdog Thailand in a Facebook post on Friday. Full story: The Nation By The NationRead More

News

Consumers urged to beware of unsafe meat

BANGKOK, 24 April 2016 (NNT) – The Department of Livestock Development has advised consumers to exercise caution when buying meat in summer during which time food can rot easily. Deputy Director-General and spokesperson of the Department of Livestock, Sorawit Thaneto suggested that consumers only buy fresh meat from certified producers to avoid health risks associated […]Read More

North

Tiger in Pieces Seized on Mae Sot–Tak Highway

Forestry officers together with officers from 4th Infantry Regiment Task Force arrested two suspects, Nipon Suksombot and Luethai Diawcharoen, drove a car rapidly on Mae Sot – Tak highway last night. Fresh meat, tiger skin and other parts were found at over 100 kg packed in two boxes hidden at the back seat. The first […]Read More

Isan

Police Investigating 5 Men for Eating Cat Meat in NE

BURIRAM — Five men in Buriram province are being investigated for violating Thailand’s animal welfare act after posting photos on social media of themselves preparing and eating cat meat. Police said an animal rights group, called Watch Dog Thailand (WDT), filed a complaint accusing the five men of violating the animal cruelty law, which was […]Read More

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Police close dog meat shop in Sakon Nakhon

SAKON NAKHON, July 30 – Authorities from the International Animals Trafficking Suppression Special Unit under Provincial Police Region 4 raided a dog meat shop in northeastern province of Sakon Nakhon and arrested three suspects. The three men said they traveled to villages to buy the dogs in trade for goods or collected corpses of dogs […]Read More

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200 dogs destined for meat trade seized in Nakhon Phanom

NAKHON PHANOM, May 6 – Thai authorities on Monday seized 200 dogs while they were being shipped across the Mekong River for the canine meat trade in neighbouring countries. Lt Dechopol Pongchan, head of Thai Navy Mekong riverine unit in Nakhon Phanom, said police seized the dogs in Buengkan province while they were being moved […]Read More

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Dog traffickers arrested: 20,000 dogs already slaughtered

BANGKOK, 28 March 2013 (NNT) – A gang of dog traffickers has been arrested by a Mekong River patrol unit in Nong Khai province. Three persons, including two dog sellers and one buyer, were arrested by the Mekong River Operation Unit as they were bargaining the price of dogs. The sellers reportedly came in two […]Read More