Can People Eat Dogs? History Says Yes

The centuries-old history of dog meat.

Dog meat vendor in Korea (2008), photo by Gael Chardon, CC BY-SA 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons

For many, dogs are “man’s best friend.”

But to others, dogs are “man’s best food.” And apparently, we as humans have been consuming them for thousands of years.

I myself cannot imagine a situation where dogs would be appetizing, but I understand that the world is filled with different…



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Ben Kageyama

Ben Kageyama

Truth is stranger than fiction. I write about both. ||