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CRUEL WORLD: SOUTH KOREA: CAT JUICE:

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In our series 'Cruel World' we're exposing some of the worst animal cruelty on the planet. Last night we took you to the dog meat markets of South Korea. Tonight we return to the same meat traders and their latest money spinner: cat juice. It has no tradition and did not even exist until the1980s. But traders have now managed to convince thousands of Koreans that drinking boiled cat is good for your health.

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029-00004252
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Channel 5 News
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CRUEL WORLD: SOUTH KOREA: CAT JUICE:
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MovingImage
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ITN
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In our series 'Cruel World' we're exposing some of the worst animal cruelty on the planet. Last night we took you to the dog meat markets of South Korea. Tonight we return to the same meat traders and their latest money spinner: cat juice. It has no tradition and did not even exist until the1980s. But traders have now managed to convince thousands of Koreans that drinking boiled cat is good for your health.
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curiosity
food
culture (general)
animal
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2000-07-25