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Seoul City to Offer Subsidies to Low-income Groups for Pet Medical Treatment

Seoul City to Offer Subsidies to Low-income Groups for Pet Medical Treatment

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — The Seoul Metropolitan Government said Tuesday that it will start a ‘neighborhood animal hospital’ program that offers medical treatment for pets raised by members of vulnerable groups. The program will help financially vulnerable groups to provide medical treatment for their pet animals, including basic health check-ups, mandatory vaccines and [...]

VistaJet Sees 86% Increase in Pet Travel and Enhances its VistaPet Program with Dedicated Crew Training and More Pet Partners

VistaJet Sees 86% Increase in Pet Travel and Enhances its VistaPet Program with Dedicated Crew Training and More Pet Partners

London, Sept. 8 (Korea Bizwire) – VistaJet, the first and only global business aviation company, further expands its comprehensive VistaPet program, as the number of animals onboard soars 86% over the last two years and global pet ownership continues to rise. Safety, security and the wellbeing of clients are fundamental for all at VistaJet. In addition [...]

First Case of Pet with COVID-19 Ignites Concerns About Animal Abuse

First Case of Pet with COVID-19 Ignites Concerns About Animal Abuse

BUSAN, Jan. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Concerns about animal abuse and mistreatment are growing after a cat recently tested positive for COVID-19 in Jinju, South Gyeongsang Province where an infection was reported. A female worker who is a so-called ‘cat mom,’ a person who provides food to stray cats, recently experienced an embarrassing moment. When [...]