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Actress Kim Basinger speaks out against the dog and cat meat trade in Seoul

Jul 12, 2019, 04.00 PM (IST)

Actress Kim Basinger, an outspoken animal activist, attended a press conference in Seoul, South Korea on Thursday to speak out against the dog and cat meat trade. Partnering with Last Chance for Animals and Animal Liberation Wave, Basinger conveyed her support of a bill proposed by congressman Pyo Chang-won that would ban the killing of dogs and cats within the meat industry. She commended Changwon's efforts to end what she called a "horrific trade."