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Jeju Island Supports Neutering Program for Abandoned Dogs

Jeju Island Supports Neutering Program for Abandoned Dogs

JEJU, Jan. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — The Jeju provincial government announced on Monday that it will support the full cost of neutering operations at a designated animal hospital from the February 15 to 28 The purpose is to minimize stray dogs roaming around the island. The provincial government has allocated 100 million won (US$89,330) to [...]

Stray Dog App Picks Up Support from Ministry of Agriculture

Stray Dog App Picks Up Support from Ministry of Agriculture

SEOUL, Aug. 16 (Korea Bizwire) —  The Ministry of Agriculture held a trial event earlier this week for an award-winning stray dog app called ‘Paw in Hand’, which helps users find lost dogs or adopt unclaimed pets. The event hosted by the Ministry for Food, Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFRA) at Daejeon’s animal protection center [...]

Neuter Center to Combat Growing Problem of Abandoned Dogs

Neuter Center to Combat Growing Problem of Abandoned Dogs

SEOUL, May 15 (Korea Bizwire) – As more and more abandoned dogs are being found in abandoned neighborhoods awaiting redevelopment, with some even forming packs, the Seoul Metropolitan Government is taking matters into their own hands by pumping 500 million won into building a ‘neuter center’ in Yongsan District, officials revealed last Saturday. The newly proposed [...]

Rethink about Your “Animal Love”: Please Adopt not Buy Your Loyal Companion

SEOUL, Korea, Sep 05 (Korea Bizwire) –Lee Hyori, one of the most successful entertainer-turns-socialtainers, who has also grabbed our eyes with her recent marriage announcement, is famous for her relentless doing-good activities for social causes — especially for her compassionate campaigns to help the homeless and shelter dogs, who are rising in number as the [...]