Lara, a fellow reptile lover, told me about this cruel news.
Live Animals Being Sold as keyring
Keyring ornaments are perhaps the most useless item you’ll ever carry in your pocket or stuff in your purse — but now, thanks to an increasingly popular item being sold in China, it can easily be the cruelest, too. For the price you might expect to pay for some kitschy trinket, Chinese street vendors are selling live animals, permanently sealed in a small plastic pouch where they can survive for a short while as someone’s conversation piece. Apparently, these unimaginably inhumane keyrings are actually quite popular — and worst of all, it’s totally legal. Continue reading the real article
When I first read and saw the picture…I couldn’t stop crying…I literally cry.I couldn’t stop my tears from falling. Even writing this makes my eyes watery again. I couldn’t even put the picture here because I couldn’t stop imagining that Kame or Kroten was the one in there.
That is the sickest thing I have ever seen in my life…Don’t they have heart at all?
Yes, they are just small animals … but they are living creatures with soul!
If they don’t have feeling for animals, can they at least imagine would they like to be put in a big plastic bag, gasping for air and nothing to eat? Imagine that and then think of those poor animals.
I wish I can do something to put that cruelty to stop.
I wish I can fly to that country and free all those animals.
But I can’t 😦
All I can do now is to share this sad news and makes more people aware of it.
I don’t know if this petition will make a different or not, but at least it will make more people aware of this sick business. Go To The Petition.