A big beagly day: Beagle Rescue Network Korea
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A big beagly day: Beagle Rescue Network Korea

Beagles, beagles everywhere. A bright beagly landscape, Disneyland for beagles, beaglemania — a magical place full of wagging tails, inquisitive noses and muddy paws. Also, a few dogs who aren’t beagles but must have decided to join the fun.  I admit I’m an overgrown child when it comes to beagles. I can’t help it. Many…

Violence, not food: Animal activist Heeji Yi
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Violence, not food: Animal activist Heeji Yi

Heeji Yi has become an unstoppable force in the local animal rights scene. She’s attended protests, done vegan education at Cube of Truth events, and organized Save vigils for animals on their way to slaughter. This year she founded Direct Action Everywhere Seoul. Her first Save vigil, about a year ago, was for chickens. Since…