Headlines in the press are misrepresenting the closure of Moran dog meat market in Seongnam City, South Korea. These errors need to be corrected.
Animals for Food
Despite the cold and rain on February 23rd, an alliance of CARE and other animal rights organizations held a press conference in front of the government complex at Gwanghwamun to protest against mass culling of farm animals.
These are some photographs of Moran Market, a famous center for selling and distributing dog meat in South Korea. We hope you can understand the cruelty these dogs face daily from the following photos taken by CARE during an undercover investigation. They are subjected to poor living conditions and die in inhumane ways. The pictures […]
The good news: On December 13, 2016, Seongnam City announced that by the end of February 2017, they will be banning the display of and slaughtering of live dogs at Moran Market, a major dog meat center that butchers around 80,000 dogs annually. Seongnam City will also support dog meat merchants in changing their business […]
As many people know, shark’s fin is an ingredient that people made for their luxurious meal. To obtain shark’s fin, people cut only the fin parts of the shark and throw the rest of their body while they are alive. Many famous hotels in The United States and Europe have already expelled shark’s fin from […]
Summer is just around the corner. In Korea, dog meat is consumed more vastly in the summer, specially during the three hottest days called Bok Nal. Last year, CARE teamed up with the amazing talented Michelle Taylor Cehn ,Sooyeon Jang , and the CLEF Company to bring you “Draw My Life – South Korea’s Dog […]