Vietnam Photographer Aaron Joel Santos | Editorial, Documentary, and Travel Photographs | Vietnam | Thailand | Laos | Cambodia | Southeast Asia: Dog Meat in Northern Thailand: Thailand-Dog-Meat-Trade-6

Pol Sub Lt Lamai Sakonpitak explains some very confusing rules about eating and selling dog meat to members of the Thanthongdee famkily in Sakon Nakhon, northeast Thailand. Members of the Thanthongdee family, including Mrs Laor (far left), were arrested and fined for running a small dog meat restaurant near the rice fields by their home.  // CREDIT: Aaron Joel Santos for the New York Times

Pol Sub Lt Lamai Sakonpitak explains some very confusing rules about eating and selling dog meat to members of the Thanthongdee famkily in Sakon Nakhon, northeast Thailand. Members of the Thanthongdee family, including Mrs Laor (far left), were arrested and fined for running a small dog meat restaurant near the rice fields by their home. // CREDIT: Aaron Joel Santos for the New York Times