Events

"The proof that one truly believes is in action." ~Bayard Rustin

Join us from your home! Phone Blitz in solidarity with the 2018 Boknal Demonstrations in New York and Seattle

In mutual support with the Animals’ Battalion, the Holmans and KoreanDogs.org, no matter where you are in the world, we really hope that you can show your support and make your feelings known, by joining us to be part of ‘one voice’: we are asking you to take part in a telephone and mail ‘blitz’ at the same time as these demonstrations are being held, to back them up by getting your own message across to the South Korean Embassy within your country. Click HERE to learn more.

Join us from your home! Phone Blitz in solidarity with the 2018 Boknal Demonstrations in New York and Seattle

August 18, 2018 Saturday – Fisherman’s Wharf, San Francisco, California

Leafleting and Informational Event on the South Korean Dog Meat Trade

We will be displaying our banners and posters, and will be handing out leaflets and collecting petition signatures against the extremely cruel South Korean dog meat trade at the Fisherman’s Wharf, the famous San Francisco tourist attraction and landmark. We will need the help of volunteers to hand out our leaflets and to talk to as many of the visitors as possible, to make them aware of our campaign to help the South Korean dogs and cats. Can you help? Click to see the photos from our previous event on July 1, 2018!
Free T-shirts and cold drinks are provided to volunteers at this event.
Location: San Francisco, Fisherman’s Wharf located near the corner of Jefferson and Powell streets along the chain link fence.
Date/Time: August 18, 2018 Saturday. 9:30am – 5pm.
Contact: Contact
RSVP on Facebook or send us a message if you will be coming. Thank you!
Hope to see you there!

San Francisco, Fisherman's Wharf Leafleting Event – July 1, 2018

Seattle – End the Korean Dog Meat Trade Demonstration 2018

Please join KoreanDogs.org as well as countless other animal rights activists worldwide in voicing our disgust at the South Korean government’s indifference in allowing this senseless barbaric trade to continue and help us raise awareness about the horrendous suffering inflicted upon our best and most loyal friends – the dogs and cats with whom we share our homes and our lives. This demo will be staged in front of the Korean Consulate General’s Office in Seattle. It will be one of many simultaneous demonstrations across the world for speaking out against the dog and cat consumption in South Korea.

We are very grateful and excited that Stephanie and Peter Holman will be organizing these demonstrations. The dates for this year’s demonstrations are 3 days of Boknal(dog eating is ritualized in Korea) – Chobok 7/17/2018 Tuesday, Joongbok 7/27/2018 Friday and Malbok 8/16/2018 Thursday.

Day 1: Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Click HERE for Facebook Event.

Day 2: Friday, July 27, 2018
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Day 3: Thursday August 16, 2018
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Where: Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Seattle
2033 6th Ave, Suite 1125, Seattle, WA 98121
Time: 3:50 pm – 5:30 pm
(Consulate Hours: Open • 8:30 – 16:00)
Click HERE for the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Seattle info.

Click HERE to learn more.

Seattle – End the Korean Dog Meat Trade Demonstration 2018

The Animals’ Battalion 2018 ‘Boknal’ Demonstrations in New York

The Animals' BattalionWe are very excited that the New York based animal rights group “The Animals’ Battalion” will be organizing demonstrations in front of the Korean Consulate General’s Office for the fourth year in a row for the 3 days of Boknal (dog eating is ritualized in Korea – Chobok 7/17, Joongbok 7/27, and Malbok 8/16 in 2018) and EVERYONE IS INVITED. YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE A MEMBER OF THE ANIMALS’ BATTALION. IF YOU CARE ABOUT THE KOREAN DOGS, PLEASE JOIN. They held 3 demonstrations in the previous three years at the same location and were covered by ABC network news in New York and also South Korea. The third day of 3 demonstrations in 2016 and 2017, they had a big breakthrough. Not only did Consulate General Ghee-Whan Kim in New York acknowledge them, but he also promised to deliver their message to the Korean government. Click HERE to see the photos from their events in the last 3 years.

We are so grateful to the Animals’ Battalion volunteer activists who participated in previous years and a special thank you goes out to Noelia and Roberto, co-founders/organizers, of the group! You guys Rock! Thank you!
If you are in the New York area, click HERE to follow the Animals’ Battalion for further information about these events.
The dates for this year’s demonstrations are Chobok 7/17/2018 Tuesday, 7/30/2018 Monday (changed from Joongbok 7/27/2018 due to weather condition) and Malbok 8/16/2018 Thursday.

Day 1: Tuesday, July 17, 2018
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Day 2: Monday, July 30, 2018 Please note: Date changed from July 27
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Day 3: Thursday August 16, 2018
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Where: Consulate General of the Republic of Korea
460 Park Ave, 57th Street, New York, NY 10022

Time: 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
(Consulate Hours: Open • 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, 1:30 – 4:00 pm)

Posters and brochures will be provided but homemade posters, props and other materials are encouraged! We also have petitions to be signed and sent to the Ambassador of South Korea.

Click HERE for all the upcoming events.

The Animals’ Battalion Demonstration on August 11, 2017 at the Korean Consulate General’s Office in New York. Photo: The Animals’ Battalion.

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