Victory – Update from the 500 dogs “Universe Dog Farm” in Incheon, South Korea.
Sharing update from SaveKoreanDogs.
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The great achievement of this year, is that I can now announce a victory of our big battle which had been on-going for the last four months.
While we had all the dogs in our hands from the 50 Dogs dog farm, we went back to the 500 Dogs meat dog farm. The dog farmer had committed suicide after my first visit on the 24th June. He hung himself while hiding in the mountains. Before that, his truck struck another truck which had caused serious injury to four people. This was quite sensational, and had aired on the 9th July by MBC, “Real Story” which included an interview with me.
I am announcing a victory although there is another long story behind with my visit yesterday. Because of the death of the dog farmer two months ago, the dog farm had completely ended the dog meat business. I saw with my own eyes, that not a single dog was there, and had not heard the usual barking of dogs. We confirmed “not a single dog” again later at the police station. It was in early August that we learned that 300 dogs were sold, left with 200 dogs which he was asking for $6 per kg wholesale price from the Moran dog meat market. We couldn’t save a dog from this dog farm but the business had eventually shut down, and all three charges I had filed against the dog farm were nullified after his funeral.
The family is still blaming me for the death, especially the elder brother. He became violent, beating me so I had to protect myself by using my teeth. Nearby policemen came, and I ended up at the police station on a charge of injuring the brother, and violation of domicile by trespassing. I was beaten as well, but the police would not hear me saying that I didn’t have any evidence of wounds, while he had a large teeth bite mark on his right hand. It is likely I am losing this case as the police and the brother know each other, as they are neighbors. The chances are high the family will bribe the police. I need a lawyer for this. The dog meat supply business is always transacted with cash, with no records at all, but we are digging through their tax records with the livestock farming license. I am charging the family for tax evasion. This is the least I can do now.
This is one more case to the two on-going court cases. Fighting the dog meat trade in Korea is tough and can be highly dangerous. That’s why few people want to get involved in this battle. Although I am working almost twenty hours a day to end the dog meat trade, I don’t see an end to this.
Previous updates regarding this case:
June 24, 2015
June 29, 2015
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My name is Jan.
I cannot give financially at this time, but what I am doing is praying for Divine Intervention, for you and the other dear, kind souls, that are on the front lines fighting evil, for Gods creatures! You and others like you are awesome warriors for animals! Please do not give up what you are doing! Cruelty as you know is evil! The best way for evil to prevail, is for good people to do nothing!
All over the world, especially the very young and apparently to the very old, must be taught and mentored…kindness and compassion, especially towards innocent beings, whether humans, or animals! That humans are to be responsible, loving stewards of this earth and it’s creatures!
It is quite apparent this is not the norm in societies/ families, so we advocates/ activists, that are fighting for the welfare of innocent, living beings… must petition the education systems in our individual countries and be able to get it taught in school!
Take great care and may God be with you!!!
Keep doing what you are doing!
God bless you for saving those poor dogs. I would like to help sending a donation in cash by mail. I don’t want to use my credicard for private reasons. Would you please send me your mail address? Do you have the address of someone in the USA? I live in USA and will be better so send the money to a address here. Thank you again for all you do for those poor dogs.!
Thank you so much for helping those poor dogs. My heart goes out to you and for the work you are doing.
Thank you so much for all you do for the animals. Bless your heart.
I will donate
Hi Nami, Not a day goes by that I don’t think of you and the wonderful work you are doing there in S.Korea! I am sorry but at the moment I cannot give you financial support! the support I give you is moral and I honestly think this is necessary too! Those poor innocente creatures are being TORTURED out of selfishness and ignorance! these beings are completely lacking in sensitivity and empathy! They don’t understand that dogs and cats feel pain too just like us!! Nami I am with you every day Thank you Dear Soul for the Good Work you do and God Bless You! Marilyn Graziano
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Thank you so much for helping these beautiful creatures the things you must see must break your hearts so THANK YOU SO MUCH for having the guts to do the job you are all doing to help there Dogs and Cats ,,, And as for the poor Lady Nami God Bless Her for the work she is doing and NO WAY should she be going to court for defending her self it is a bloody disgrace and it is against the law to run these farms so why is the law concerned with Nami they should be going after the cruel bastards that run these awful cruel farms why is this not being stopped i really hope and pray that Nami gets off with these awful charges against her it is just all wrong it really is God Bless You All for you wonderful work you all do THANK YOU PLEASE KEEP DOING WHAT YOU ARE ALL DOING we love you for it From Gloria Davies I wish i could send a donation but i dont have any money so sorry
God bless you and protect you for your compassion and caring in this very important matter. I will continue to donate whenever I can. I wish it could be so much more! Thank you!
Tiere Lebewesen sind mit den gleichen Gefühlen Schmerzen Angst wie wir
You are a hero! I do not have words to express my deep love, respect and gratitude for what you are doing. May you be kept safe. I pray you get all the money, protection and help you need. Please keep us posted. You are the finest among us. Thank you!!!
The whole world is supporting Nami Kim’s mission to save poor doggies in Korea! Boycott Korea! I will never visit Korea until the cruel and barbaric dog meat trade ceased!
Thank you for helping these dogs, you are an angel