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Watchdog Advises Local Gov’ts to Resolve Dispute over Stray Cats

Watchdog Advises Local Gov’ts to Resolve Dispute over Stray Cats

SEOUL, July 19 (Korea Bizwire) — The nation’s civil rights watchdog on Monday advised local governments to proactively engage in resolving disputes surrounding protection facilities built for stray cats. The Anti-Corruption and Civil Rights Commission advised local governments in a press release to “proactively engage in disputes between local residents over stray cat protection facilities [...]

Controversy Looms over Protection of Stray Cats on College Campuses

Controversy Looms over Protection of Stray Cats on College Campuses

SEOUL, Feb. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — Controversy is rising among students attending colleges located in mountainous areas, where the population of stray cats is increasing. While many students volunteer to organize clubs to protect stray cats, others disapprove of them. The student clubs believe that protecting stray cats helps control the cat population in the [...]

Activists Rescues Stray Cats from Redevelopment Zones

Activists Rescues Stray Cats from Redevelopment Zones

SEOUL, Nov. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — Animal rights advocates and university students have joined hands to help stray cats struggling in redevelopment zones. The project began in February, with participants rescuing stray cats abandoned in the redevelopment zone near Seoul’s Hankuk University of Foreign Studies subway station and sending them for medical treatment and adoption. [...]