What You Can Do

"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has." ~Margaret Mead


Call the South Korean embassies in your country!

Tell the South Korean Ambassador in your country to stop the torture and consumption of dogs and cats in South Korea and that you will boycott S. Korean products and tourism until they end this barbaric practice.
Click for South Korean embassy contact information and sample letter/talking points


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Boycott S. Korea!

Boycott S. Korean products and tourism! Tell the retailers why you are boycotting their products.
S. Korean Global 500 Companies
Write to the S. Korean exporters-We will boycott!


Contact the S. Korean companies!

Call Samsung!
Contact info
Sample Protest Letter


Contact the International Organizations!

Contact Info. and Sample Protest Letter


Boycott PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics!

Send message
Mailing Address: International Olympic Committee, Château de Vidy, Case postale 356, 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland

[Sample Letter]

Subject: Boycott PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics
To the International Olympic Committee:
I am extremely distressed about the torture and consumption of animal companions in South Korea. Even though the government has established an Animal Protection Law, dogs are still electrocuted, hanged, and beaten to death by farmers and slaughters. Also, dogs and cats are still being tortured and boiled alive for so-called elixirs, which have no medicinal properties except in the minds of gullible customers. Until South Korea ends this appalling suffering, the country’s reputation in the international community will continue to suffer. Its citizens will face shame and embarrassment. And South Korea will continue to be regarded as “third world,” despite its glittering modernization and attempts at globalized thinking. There will be worldwide attempts to boycott PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics unless the abuse of cats and dogs has finally come to an end.

Write to the National Olympic Committees!
Write to the International Winter Olympic Sports Organizations!
Write to the International Summer Olympic Sports Organizations!


Call for Action!

Click for Call for Action!


Call Hyundai/Kia Auto dealers near you

Look up Hyundai/Kia dealers near you and tell the sales managers in charge that you will boycott their product.

[Sample Talking Point]

I am extremely upset about the torture and consumption of companion animals in S. Korea. Therefore, I will boycott S. Korean products including Hyundai and Kia cars until the S. Koreans ends this shameful dog/cat meat trade. People all over the world is finding out about this horrific cruelty of S. Koreans and our conscience would not allow us to support an economy that perpetrate this horrendous atrocity to the animals we consider as “Man’s Best Friends”. Do not allow your company image and good name to be tarnished by this illegal industry. Lobby your government to enact an enforceable animal protection law that abolishes this abomination once and for all. In doing so you will gain the respect and the understanding of your customers. Please forward this message to the Hyundai corporate office in Seoul.

Hyundai Dealers Around The World:

North America
US consumeraffairs@hmausa.com
Canada cr@hyundaicanada.com

Sweden (Ring 020-677 677 för att bli kopplad till närmaste återförsäljare.)

Asia Pacific
New Zealand
China +86-10-8453-9888
HK 852-3428-8257 / 852-3428-8269
kevinlau@zungfu.com, margaret@hkhyundai.com
Indonesia +673-245-3505,
Malaysia +603 7627 0888,
Singapore +65-475-8888
Taiwan 886-2 2794-6600


Your financial contribution and generosity is critical for continuing the important work of ending the dog meat trade. We appreciate your generosity and bless your big heart for caring! Donate! Celebrating your Birthday by asking your friends to donate to these organizations instead of bringing gifts is a wonderful way to show that you care and they will be impressed by you.


Hand out our campaign leaflets!

We take the campaign to the streets as often as we can and you can, too. If you live in US, contact us with your name, address and phone number and we will be glad to send you our campaign leaflets at free of charge. Click here to contact us. WE TAKE THE PRIVACY OF OUR VOLUNTEERS SERIOUSLY AND WE WILL NOT SHARE YOUR INFORMATION WITH ANYONE. If you live outside of US and would like to help our campaign by printing our leaflets and mailing them to the volunteers in your country, please contact us. Click for our leaflets. Click here for Guide to Leafleting!.
Here are some leafleting ideas:

  • Friends and families
  • In front of S. Korean Embassies or Consulate Offices
  • Pet/animal related events
  • Dog parks and hiking trails
  • Local college or university campuses Click here for Tips for Leafleting from the Pros!
  • Shopping center or touristic places with lots of foot traffic (Large posters are helpful but not a must)
  • Local Korea Towns (Hand out or leave some outside stores in the free publication stands)
  • Insert one into the bills you mail

Writing letters is easy as 1-2-3!

Write to South Korean Government
Write to South Korean Companies
Write to the International Organizations
Write to the S. Korean Cultural Centers around the world

Host a Letter Writing Party! Invite your like-minded friends and families and write and mail letters of protest to the South Korean Government! What a great way to enjoy the company and perhaps some party food as well! It’s a great way to catch up with friends and help end the cruelty at the same time. Sample protest letter and the mailing addresses are provided here!


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Contact the South Korean government through e-People!

Residents of S. Korea can file a petition with the S. Korean government through this portal: e-people online
한국시민과 한국에 거주하는 외국인들은 국민신문고 (epeople.go.kr)를 통해 한국정부에 청원서를 제출해주세요!


Ask news media to report this issue!

[Sample Letter]

Please watch this video: http://youtu.be/3uR8R8Mu70Q. It is terribly disheartening that S. Korea has laws in place to protect dogs and cats from abuse but it blithely ignores them. 2.5 million dogs and thousands of cats are electrocuted, strangled, beaten to death each year for human consumption in S. Korea. Please use your platform to raise awareness about this horrible atrocity. More info: http://koreandogs.org/


Tweet Storm!

Click HERE to go to campaign page a group of supporters have created for us. Use the menu on the upper left corner to go to each tweet sheets to quickly and easily send many tweets!


Write a letter to the editor of your local newspaper

If your local newspaper writes an article on the South Korean Dog and Cat Campaign, keep the issue current by writing a letter to the editor of your local newspaper. Please see sample letter below, or if you’d like to write your own, see “Talking Points.” Be sure to keep the letter under 200 words and include your name, address, and telephone number so the newspaper can contact you for verification.

[Sample Letter]

Dear Editor,
Thank you for your article on the South Korean Dog and Cat Campaign (include title of article and date that it ran). It is terribly disheartening that the South Korean Government has laws in place to protect dogs and cats from abuse but it blithely ignores its own laws. Two and a half million South Korean dogs are electrocuted, strangled, or beaten to death each year. They are killed in the cruelest ways imaginable, because of the insidious myth that the more an animal suffers, the more tender and tastier the meat and that so-called medicinal properties will be enhanced. Thousands of cats are also slaughtered for soups and “health” tonics. While the practice of eating dogs and cats is not widely accepted in South Korea, it is up to the South Korean government to ensure that it is completely eradicated. Caring citizens around the world, including South Koreans, should not sit back while dogs are beaten to death for a tastier meal and reviled cats suffer agonizing deaths.
Please use your platform to contact the government of South Korea and demand immediate action.


Volunteer to translate Korean news articles into English!

Are you fluent in Korean and English? We are always looking for volunteers who can translate Korean news articles, blog posts, petitions into English. Please contact us if you would like to help!

We will continue to update this list. If you have any suggestions, please contact us.

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