We are the largest and most effective animal rights organization in South Korea.
We rescue abused and abandoned animals, run two adoption centers and three no-kill shelters, campaign for and defend animal rights, report on animal rights and welfare related issues, and promote a cruelty-free lifestyle.
We would like to thank Changbuk Middle School Student Council and Goong, a premium pet food vendor, for their generous donations of food, treats, and pet sanitary supplies.
In 2017, we discovered a large illegal dog farm in the greenbelt area of Namyangju, a city north-east of Seoul, and surveilled it for a while. Following that, and after a long and difficult negotiation, we were able to persuade the dog farmer to shut down the dog farm and hand the dogs over.
It is a fact that there are dangers to domesticated dogs from wild animals in the form of physical attacks, and from the diseases they can carry, especially those transmitted by rodents. In this article, we look at some of the dangers you may face while walking your dog in the countryside.
This past June, CARE discovered a cat farm in a run-down building, and rescued the dozens of cats that were being bred there. Thanks to the many vets and volunteers that helped out, we were able to help the cats suffering from disease. By August 20, every cat found a new home. However, the bill […]
It’s the weekend and many shops promote their sales. But do you know which Korean cosmetic brands are vegan or cruelty free? Check our listing below. Please feel free to download and share it!
This summer came just like every year. As the days get hotter, my heart gets more and more worried. Just like my heart races, I want to run somewhere far away. But I cannot. I also cannot sit, nor stand, because the leash around my throat is way too short. Around me, the space is […]
In June animal rights organization CARE exposed an illegal cat factory. Overall, 53 cats were rescued. Thankfully many cats found a new family, but there are still 11 cats without a name looking for a loving family. For those 11 cats and for the people, who cannot come to the cat factory in Ilsan, we […]
Few months ago, there was a horrible incident. A dog was supporting his body with only two legs. He lost both of his hind legs. As the lost part of his legs was the same, we assumed that it was an intentional animal abuse. We could hear the story from 911 who rescued this dog. […]
Mary was attacked by someone with hydrochloric acid. We went right away to Mary after receiving the report. The situation was worse than we thought. There was a lot of purulent discharging from the wound and the scars were getting larger compared to the picture that we received. We met the owner to transport Mary […]
These days, many vets stated that, “There are so many cases that people bring their pets to the hospital because their pets have a problem with their health as people gave food, which animals must not eat, to them.” Most people do not provide ingredients which causes problems to pets. However, the accidents occur because […]
Mice or rats are sociable and smart that can be a good lifetime companion. They continuously clean their body, like to play and also are friendly. They are a mammal that has a similar nervous system to human which means that they can feel pain, loneliness and happiness. However, unfortunately over one hundred million mouse […]
With CARE activists, volunteers worked together to clean up the shelter that temporarily housed 53 cats that had been recently rescued from an illegal cat factory. CARE activists have visited the shelter working with the rescued cats daily to check up on progress, and every 1 to 2 weeks working with the volunteers to clean […]
Can you even imagine how painful skinning is? Did you know not only mink, raccoon, chinchilla, rabbit, fox and angora, but also companion animals such as dogs and cats are used to make clothes and accessories? In China, people capture abandoned dogs, cats and wild cats at the street and use their fur in a […]
It was coincident that I met ‘Bodam’. When I had been to the countryside for work, I heard a screaming dog voice. It was not a barking sound. It means exactly what it says; screaming. I never ever heard that kind of sound in my entire life. I went there right away to check what […]
On 21st of June, 2016 we CARE received a report that there is a cat suffering from the tightened neck which was decomposing by a location tracking device. Bukhan Mountain National Park Office had released six cats with attaching wireless location tracking device on their neck for a purpose of researching the ecosystem in the […]