No more donkey exports

Une Grande Nation (Issue IV/2017)


The Botswanan government has forbidden the export of donkey meat or skin. The decision is a reaction to the increase in donkey butchery in the country, as a result of growing Chinese demand for donkey products. In that country, donkey meat is seen as a nutritious alternative to beef and gelatine made from donkey hooves is considered an aphrodisiac and anti-aging treatment. 



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