After learning from PETA that donkeys are confined to filthy concrete pens, beaten with sticks, and struck on the head with a sledgehammer so that their skins can be boiled down to make gelatin for a traditional Chinese “medicine” called ejiao, acupuncture-supply company Wabbo has committed to banning the sale of any products containing the cruelly obtained ingredient. By doing so, Wabbo is sparing the lives of countless donkeys and setting an example of compassion for other purveyors and practitioners to follow.
“Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights?” READ MORE
— Ingrid E. Newkirk, PETA President and co-author of Animalkind