South Korean Court Rules Killing Dogs for Meat Illegal
A precedent that could lead to the outright ban nationwide.
A Guide to North Korean Food from a Man Who's Been Eating It for 14 Years
Having visited North Korea nearly 150 times, Simon Cockerell is well-versed in the cuisine of the hermit kingdom. His advice: try the sushi but avoid the clams cooked in gasoline.
Dog Meat Is Being Sold to Unwitting Tourists in Bali
According to a recent report, vendors are brutally slaughtering dogs and then telling foreigners that the meat is chicken.
Reports Emerge that Dog Meat Will Finally Be Banned at Chinese Food Festival
The Yulin Lychee and Dog Meat Festival has only been around since 2010, but has created a great deal of controversy in recent years.
Taiwan Becomes First Country in Asia to Ban Eating Dogs and Cats
Those who consume these animals or sell them for meat could now face serious jail time.
South Korea’s Most Notorious Dog Meat Market Is Shutting Down
The country’s largest dog meat market is shutting down in response to aggressive activism opposing the market’s highly controversial animal welfare practices.
In Malaysia, Hot Dogs Can No Longer Be Called ‘Hot Dogs’
What will hot dogs be called now in Malaysia?
North Korea Says Dog Meat Is the Next Superfood
North Korea's state-run news outlets are making a point of running multiple stories extolling the health benefits that supposedly come along with consuming dog meat.
China’s Dog Meat Festival Will Go On Despite Widespread Outrage
As the Yulin dog meat festival approaches, international and domestic pressure to stop the controversial event escalates.
Eating with the Dog Thieves of Cambodia
Driven by poverty and a belief that dog meat possesses medicinal properties, desperate men in Phnom Penh resort to stealing people's pets to make a quick but horrific buck.
Inside a Cambodian Restaurant Specializing in Dog Meat
Restaurant 999 specializes in three canine classics: Coconut dog curry, dog meat sour soup with red ants, and flame-grilled dog.
Matt Blomberg and Sek Odom
Mike Huckabee Defends His Controversial Tweet About Koreans Eating Dog
Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee posted a tweet during last night’s Democratic presidential debate that likened voting for Senator Bernie Sanders to giving your pet dog to a North Korean chef.