Saturday, Sep 24, 2022

Dog meat festival


South Korea: Will dog meat restaurants become a thing of the past?

November 23, 2021 7:24 pm

President Moon Jae-in, a known animal lover, said eating dog has become increasingly controversial in international society.

Mock funeral for dog held in South Korea on 'dog meat day'

July 16, 2020 3:29 pm

Activists are rallying against dog meat consumption in South Korea on the first of three "dog meat days" in the country. Many South Koreans believe that eating dog meat or chicken soup on the first three hottest days in the country gives them strength to beat the heat.

Protesters file a huge petition against China dog meat festival

June 10, 2016 7:06 pm

Dog meat has become a part of Chinese festival which is set to begin on June 21, animal rights activists have campaigned for an end to dog slaughter in china.

US Congressional resolution asks China to end Dog meat festival

May 27, 2016 1:15 pm

The annual dog meat festival in Yulin, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region of China, is scheduled to begin on June 21.

Dog meat festival held in China despite mounting protests

June 22, 2014 4:14 pm

About 2,000 dogs were consumed, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.


International outrage can't dampen spirits at Chinese dog meat festival

June 23, 2015 7:20 pm

Restaurateurs in the southern Chinese town of Yulin held their annual dog meat festival on Monday despite international criticism of the event as cruel and unhygienic.