After the disappearance of his cherished pup three years ago, Chinese millionaire Wang Yan dedicated his life to saving dogs.
29-year-old Wang, who used to run a steel empire, built an animal rescue centre in Changchun city, northeast China’s Jinlin province, where he has spent millions rescuing over 2,000 stray dogs from the slaughterhouse, reports The People’s Daily Online.
Wang earned his money in the Chinese steel industry when it started to boom 14 years ago, since he has since spent almost all of his earnings on the centre, dog food, and medical treatment to care for the dogs.
Speaking to reporters Wang said it all started when his own dog went missing:
“I went looking everywhere, but all to no avail, Finally, someone let me go into the slaughterhouse to try my luck there.”
According to Sina News, Wang stayed around the slaughterhouse for a week but was unable to find his lost dog.
Instead, …