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We have received the great news that 53 dogs from the Busan Gupo Dog Meat Market have been rescued! As we reported previously, the Gupo Dog Meat Market was scheduled to shut down their businesses before July 12. However, seven of the 17 dog butcher …Read More
Kookje News reported on March 12, 2019 that “Busan Buk-gu district has commenced actions to shut down the operations of the Gupo Livestock (Dog Meat) Market before Boknal (the hottest days of the summer). However, it is unclear how effective this will be.” This is …Read More
[Update: August 16, 2018] Busan Bukbu Office of Education “Our hands are tied regarding the dog meat trade in Gupo Market”.
In May of 2018, we sent a letter of response to the Busan Bukbu Office of Education with copies of the letter to the Ministry of Education and Busan Bukgu District Office. We received the below response from the Busan Bukbu Office Education which, due …Read More
If you want to help fight the grisly South Korean dog and cat meat trade and make a difference in South Korea, here are a few quick actions you can take that could save millions of dogs and cats each year. In Busan, there are …Read More
Gupo Market Dog Cruelty Case First Prison Sentence for Accessory to Violation of Animal Protection Act
This is an update to the Busan Gupo Dog Meat Market’s Cruelty case reported previously on September 1, 2017. Click HERE to learn more. We are grateful to all the supporters who have taken actions and signed our petition. The Financial News reported on May …Read More
February 21, 2018: Busan KAPCA shared that two large dogs – Mary and Alexandrea – were adopted by a kind Canadian and will be flying to Canada soon. In the case of overseas adoption, flight costs are paid by the adopter. Mother and Elizabeth will …Read More
May 2, 2018: The most important and effective way to bring about change for the animals in Korea, is to put the right people in the right position in their government. It is time for the local elections in South Korea, and Busan KAPCA is …Read More
We have received a written response from the Student Health Support Division of the Busan Bukbu Office of Education regarding our petition, “Busan Buk-gu District – Shut down the Gupo Dog Meat Market in the “School Cleanup Zone”!” This campaign was originally launched in 2014 …Read More
[Update: May 3, 2016] Busan Bukbu Office of Education’s response lacks clarity and transparency. We have received a written response from the Student Health Support Division of the Busan Bukbu Office of Education regarding our petition, “Busan Buk-gu District – Shut down the Gupo Dog …Read More
Busan Buk-gu (Northern District) Office puts into operation its first Task Force Team for Gupo Livestock (Dog Meat) Market.
Finally, a step forward in the campaign to shut down the notorious Busan Gupo Dog Meat Market. It’s taken numerous campaigns by many groups and individual activists for a lot of years, and countless reported cases of horrific cruelty, for the Busan government to finally …Read More
[Update: June 13, 2018] Gupo Market Dog Cruelty Case First Prison Sentence for Accessory to Violation of Animal Protection Act. Click HERE to learn more. [Update: September 18, 2017] e-people Official Korean Government Response: baffling – blame shifting – unprofessional. Click HERE to learn more. …Read More