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China promotes bear bile as coronavirus treatment, alarming wildlife advocates (Original Post) catsudon Mar 2020 OP
Reminds me of the Japanese whaling ships with signs, "For Scientific Research". n/t zackymilly Mar 2020 #1
agree catsudon Mar 2020 #2
OMFG! SheltieLover Mar 2020 #3
Let's all hope to Christ that Faux doesn't pick this up. COLGATE4 Mar 2020 #4
They get their bear parts from here. 2naSalit Mar 2020 #5
you're right catsudon Mar 2020 #6

COLGATE4

(14,785 posts)
4. Let's all hope to Christ that Faux doesn't pick this up.
Sun Mar 29, 2020, 10:52 AM
Mar 2020

By this afternoon's "Press" conference Dumpy will have people going out to find Bear bile as the 'miracle cure' for Covid.

2naSalit

(89,050 posts)
5. They get their bear parts from here.
Sun Mar 29, 2020, 11:06 AM
Mar 2020

About ten years ago, when the Chinese wealthy started coming over here and buying everything in sight, they also showed up in Yellowstone country and started poaching black bears for the gall bladders. One Chinese restaurant in West Yellowstone was busted for having poached parts in the restaurant freezers along with other illegal animal parts. They got fined a few thousand bucks and that was about it, oh and losing hunting rights.

They will be killing more of OUR BEARS!!! They are already promoting bear hunting in this country by offering big bucks for certain parts.

catsudon

(864 posts)
6. you're right
Mon Mar 30, 2020, 07:11 AM
Mar 2020

and i believe
we are also a big exporter of shark fins

aquatic creatures are exempted from the wildlife bans


you can easily get a bowl in any big cities

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