25 Bizarre Facts About China You Didn’t Know

#4 – Festival Dedicated to Dogs

China has a special festival dedicated to dogs, but that special festival isn’t dedicated to appreciating dogs, but it is dedicated to eating dogs. That festival is called Yulin Dog Meat Festival. In fact, this festival is nothing strange because Chinese people actually have a long history of eating dogs.

In China, it is believed that eating dogs stimulates internal heat and that it brings good luck. However, we think that eating dog meat is just pure madness! We urge Chinese people to stop eating dogs! Dogs were made for loving not eating!