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Gimpo Daegot-myeon, South Korea, Shut down the illegal dog meat farms, slaughterhouses, markets and restaurants.

Gimpo Daegot-myeon Director Han Gyu-Yeol

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 Gimpo, there are countless dog farms, slaughterhouses, markets and restaurants where the dogs, who are tortured their entire lives, end up being slaughtered in the most inhumane ways, such as by electrocution, hanging or beating; and then thrown into boiling water – sometimes while they are still alive. In many places, dogs are being killed in full view of other terrified, caged dogs; and this takes place in broad daylight. In addition, many abandoned and stolen former pets end up in this industry, and are subjected to the same cruelty.

Video: ‘Hopeless’ Eyes Of Dogs In Cages, Inside South Korea’s Dog Farm (Part 2)
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👉 Click HERE to see all parts of this story.

Video: The horrible reality of dog meat farms that you don’t know.
KARA (Korea Animal Rights Advocates) Dog farm in Gimpo, South Korea.

A Search Engine reveals the sickening scale of Gimpo’s dog meat demand.

Shown below are two search results on Naver (the most popular search engine in Korea) – the first one was for so-called “Health Food Shops” which commonly sell dog elixirs and cat elixirs (also known as dog soju and cat soju); and the second one was for “dog meat restaurants”.

Two search results on Naver (the most popular search engine in Korea) – the first one was for so-called “Health Food Shops” which commonly sell dog elixirs and cat elixirs (also known as dog soju and cat soju); and the second one was for “dog meat restaurants”: 118 Dog Meat Restaurants and 137 Health Food Shops in the vicinity of Gimpo.

Even if half of these ‘Health’ Food Shops and restaurants serve dog and cat ‘ingredients’ in one form or another, just imagine how many dog/cat slaughterhouses must be present in the vicinity of Gimpo Daegot-myeon in order to supply all of these outlets.

There are laws in South Korea against selling dogs and cats for consumption yet these laws are blatantly ignored.

Call for Action

Video: Appalling Reality of South Korea’s Illegal Dog Farms (불법 개농장 참혹한 현실 – 제보자들 20200610)

  1. Lilia Birleson
    Lilia BirlesonApril 21,21

    As the Korean Government you should use your Power to stop this misery and cruelty to helpless Animals. All around the World people treat Dogs and Cats as there pets at home these Animals bring joy and happiness to families World wide. Shut these illegal farms Now. What are you teaching your children and future generations that this unnecceary killing of innocent animals is acceptable. It is not. Those that are involved in the brutal murder of defenceless animals. Should be prosecuted and imprisoned for there act of cruelty to animals. Do the right thing and end this now. You the Korean Government have the power.
    Use your Power. All Cats and dogs lives matter too.
    This has got to stop.

  2. Lisa Bast
    Lisa BastApril 21,21

    Please stop this illegal and horrible dog meat trade. Please enforce the law in Korea.

  3. Henriette Heck
    Henriette HeckApril 21,21

    Stop dog and cat consumption NOW !
    ANIMALS ARE NOT OURS !
    Please stop it, NOW !
    Jette

  4. Claudia Mandacen
    Claudia MandacenApril 21,21

    PLEASE HELP THESE INNOCENT LIVES

  5. Mrs. Patricia Frederick
    Mrs. Patricia FrederickApril 23,21

    3 e-People petitions sent.

    • KoreanDogs.org team
      KoreanDogs.org teamApril 23,21

      Thank you, Mrs. Frederick!

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