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Secret dog meat trade exposed in Cannes short film

Secret dog meat trade exposed in Cannes short film
 
A short film on smuggled dogs is set to be shown at the sidelines of the Cannes film festival. DR

Humans have domesticated dogs for thousands of years, and in many parts of the world, dogs are referred to as a man’s best friend. But in several African and East Asian countries, dogs are viewed as a food source. Every year, millions of dogs fall prey to dog smugglers and are traded on a mostly unregulated market. The cruel treatment of these smuggled dogs provoked an Australian filmmaker to produce a short film that will be screen at the sidelines of the Cannes Film Festival next week.

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