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Pizza for Dogs and Cats

Pizza for Dogs and Cats

SEOUL, Sept. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean pizza chain Mr. Pizza launched Tuesday its first offering for pet dogs and cats, dubbed ‘Mr. Petzza’ – a pizza for companion animals inspired by Mr. Pizza’s popular “Cheese Blossom Steak” and “Pepperoni” pizzas. Instead of wheat flour, which is difficult to digest, the dough was made [...]

Private Animal Protection Agencies Housing 15,000 Abandoned Animals

Private Animal Protection Agencies Housing 15,000 Abandoned Animals

SEOUL, Jul. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — Some 15,000 abandoned animals at private animal protection centers located throughout South Korea are waiting for a new family. The government reported that the majority of the abandoned dogs are mixed breeds and beagles. According to the Ministry for Food, Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries on Sunday, there are four [...]

Gwangju to Host International Swimming Championship for Dogs

Gwangju to Host International Swimming Championship for Dogs

GWANGJU, Apr. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — This summer, following the FINA (International Swimming Federation) World Championships, a special swimming competition open only to dogs will be held in Gwangju. The ‘pet swimming’ competition is attracting much attention as it is the first time for a local government and public organization to officially hold this type [...]

Half of Registered Dogs are Aged Between 7 and 12

Half of Registered Dogs are Aged Between 7 and 12

SEOUL, Mar. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — As the number of pet dogs increases, the number of elderly dogs, which are considered “grandfathers and grandmothers,” has increased significantly. The pet industry is pouring out a variety of products, from blood sugar-control meal products to sanitary pants. According to the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, [...]