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Boycott PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea, A Dog Eating Nation!


Animals  (tags: pets, ethics, cruelty, animals, protection, death, dogs, cats, animalcruelty, abused, sadness, society, slaughter )

Krystal
- 600 days ago - avaaz.org
It is hard to believe that a nation such as South Korea which is one of the major economic power (13th largest) and boasts the highest education level in the world is still committing this type of barbaric and inhumane atrocity in this day and age.



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Krystal R. (123)
Saturday January 5, 2013, 7:48 pm
I am extremely distressed about the torture and consumption of animal companions in South Korea. Even though the government has established an Animal Protection Law, dogs are still electrocuted, hanged, and beaten to death by farmers and slaughters. Also, dogs and cats are still being tortured and boiled alive for so-called elixirs, which have no medicinal properties except in the minds of gullible customers. Until South Korea ends this appalling suffering, the country’s reputation in the international community will continue to suffer. Its citizens will face shame and embarrassment. And South Korea will continue to be regarded as “third world,” despite its glittering modernization and attempts at globalized thinking.
 

Christeen Anderson (470)
Saturday January 5, 2013, 7:57 pm
Signed.
 

Angelika R. (146)
Saturday January 5, 2013, 9:46 pm
gladly signed, right after the two of you here. A well written petition but I hope they will raise the goal from now 7500 to 75 K ! At least. Thx Krystal for posting.
 

Manel Dias (20)
Saturday January 5, 2013, 9:53 pm
Why the South Koreans are such Barbarians still. Please the President of the country need to take some harsh decisions to protect the country's pathetic and evil low vermins grade. How can anyone eat their best loyal animal friends such as Cats & Dogs like that. They must be a total Morons and evil human beings. Shame on South Korea. Please who ever loves animals don't plan visiting South Korea in the respect of your own sanity.
 

Lenicka R. (62)
Saturday January 5, 2013, 11:39 pm
Signed and noted
 

rene davis (74)
Saturday January 5, 2013, 11:47 pm
Signed.
 

Pat A. (117)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 1:53 am
Signed with feeling - green star Krystal - many thanks for alerting us to this one!
 

Ana R (220)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 2:12 am
Gladly done...
Thank you!
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 2:57 am
signed Cheers
 

Jan Garen (76)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 3:11 am
Education and compassion do not necessarily go hand in hand. Look at Oxford and Cambridge Universities - two of the biggest offenders in animal experimentation.
 

Andrea Nemec (219)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 3:33 am
Noted and signed! Thanks!
 

David C. (29)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 4:46 am
It is hard to believe that a nation such as USA where people can fight for the right to have gun that can be used on kids can get the games!
 

Barbara Erdman (63)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 5:48 am
N and already signed Krystal :-0 Tnx
 

DORIS L. (61)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 10:17 am
Signed and shared on facebook.
 

Natasha Salgado (519)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 12:20 pm
Signed,thanks. God almighty i have tears running down my face. How can humans be this cruel? The torment our loving cat and dog companions face,only to be killed in such horrifying ways,at least shoot them so they go quickly for god's sake. Dog wine? I wish we ccould stop this cat&dog industry. How can we? This is an epidemic. I feel helpless. I'm not religious but i pray for these cats and dogs everyday.
 

Angelika R. (146)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 1:11 pm
Natasha, you may not know it, but if you can pray for these poor creatures you ARE religious!
 

Elizabeth O. (87)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 1:13 pm
Signed.
 

Ro ck H. (254)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 3:17 pm
Signed and noted. Thanks for posting this Krystal!

You cannot currently send a star to Krystal because you have done so within the last week.
 

Nimue P. (232)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 3:50 pm
Disgusting. S&N.
 

Elaine Al Meqdad (228)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 4:50 pm
S & N!
 

Sarah G. (110)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 4:53 pm
signed, thanks
 

Stephanie Stanley (3)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 4:57 pm
Sick sick sick! signed and noted
 

deb s. (148)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 5:19 pm
signed with heart noted and shared on FB
 

samantha l (0)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 5:53 pm
Signed!
 

Christine Stewart (131)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 5:55 pm
Signed. The monsters will likely kill all the animals just before the olympics, so they can say, "Huh? No one is eating dogs or cats here...."- then resume the meat markets once the world stops paying attention.
 

Richelle Rausch (43)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 6:37 pm
Signed. I knew they ate dogs, but didn't know were going to hold the olympics. Or that they even got snow. Maybe they will clean up their act? humm.....
 

Irene J. (0)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 6:41 pm
signed...South Korea really needs to get it together
 

Ioannes J. (1)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 6:41 pm
It's really interesting. Dog and Cat are use in Anatomy and Physiology class and research. In additional, Alligator and snake are being skin and eaten by American. No American complaints.

In some Europe, Mexico and Latin America cultures, Horses are slaughter for human consumption.

If person are very poor without any money at hand, would person kill animal to sell in the market?

Understandable, some people living in poor condition or village will sell and kill dog or cat for feed a family. Person was trying to survive with a family of 4 or less to purchase food. Human need to be compassion for those very poor people.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 6:53 pm
Thanks for signing -- your name has been added and will be delivered to Mr. Jacques Rogge, Yong-Sung Park, President of PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics, Myung-Bak Lee.
thanks Krystal
 

Angelika R. (146)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 7:37 pm
Ioannes, please know that
1. we are protesting against dogs, cats and other for experimental use just the same! We also protest against horse slaughter just as strongly.
2. Alligators and snakes are NOT PETS, although it is just as wrong to eat them.
3. South Korea is NOT poor
4. Nobody will starve from going without meat when there is enough other, cheaper food!
 

Ingrid A. (530)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 8:36 pm
Its done.
 

rene davis (74)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 8:37 pm
Share this petition!
Thanks for signing -- your name has been added and will be delivered to Mr. Jacques Rogge, Yong-Sung Park, President of PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics, Myung-Bak Lee.
 

Vicky P. (463)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 9:21 pm
Noted and signed
 

. (4)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 9:38 pm
Noted and signed, thanks Krystal.
 

Intan Surya Dawood (3)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 11:41 pm
Noted and signed.
 

magdika-cecilia Perez (131)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 11:59 pm
thanks ... but I feel there's a double standard - no animal deserves to die to be on someone's plate ... pigs are smarter than dogs ... and look at how they're treated? ! - every county would need to be boycotted
 

Waltraud U. (76)
Monday January 7, 2013, 2:42 am
done ty
 

Danuta Watola (1196)
Monday January 7, 2013, 3:00 am
Noted.
 

Colleen Prinssen (14)
Monday January 7, 2013, 5:34 am
dog eating should be left to the poor and starving, and stupid?
 

Ellen G. (338)
Monday January 7, 2013, 8:09 am
2 sigs
 

Amy E. (66)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 8:53 am
n/s
 

Pat B. (354)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 8:56 am
You bet I signed this.!! Thank you, Krystal.
 

Yvonne F. (170)
Wednesday January 23, 2013, 9:36 am
Already signed, but now noted as well!!!! Thanks Krystal
 

Elizabeth S. (149)
Wednesday February 6, 2013, 7:55 am
So very signed, when will they realize that dogs and cats are companion animals that born to trust and love people. Sad part is that these poor babies have no idea till it's to late to run, because they ARE so trusting. Bad Karma to those who kill poor defenseless animals.
 
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