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Bark, no bite: Jakarta tightens leash on dog meat

  • Callistasia Anggun Wijaya

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Fri, December 7 2018 | 12:54 am

PREMIUM Following a circular issued by the Agriculture Ministry stating that dog meat is not food, the Jakarta administration has issued an instruction restricting the meat’s distribution and sale.

Dog lovers had pushed for a ban but an official said on Tuesday that there were no legal foundations for a ban as yet. Thus Jakarta only has the instruction issued on Oct. 12 by the Jakarta Maritime, F...