The number of Koreans raising pets is nearing 15 million, nearly a quarter of the entire population.
Korea said Monday it will seek to expand the size of the local pet fish market by 35 percent through 2025 by developing more homegrown species while encouraging the public to adopt them.
Regional governments in Korea are opening up pet centers taking into account the growing number of households that have pets. In addition, they are also introducing pet-related educational services to help owners better train their animals.
The Seoul metropolitan government will test pet cats and dogs for Covid-19 if they show symptoms, an official said Monday. The new program will start the same day, several weeks after the country reported its first Covid-19 case...
Models and a dog pose with LG Electronics’ new Tromm washer, left, and dryer that are useful for pet owners.
“Trust me, my dog’s food is more expensive than rice.”
Actor Park Eun-seok admitted and apologized on Wednesday night for habitually abandoning his pets after previously denying the allegations. "I realize my wrongdoing in not having taken responsibility of a life until the end and I do not wish to ...
Anxiety is running high among pet owners in Korea after health authorities reported the country's first case of the coronavirus in an animal — a cat — which apparently got infected by its owners.
Though British drug maker AstraZeneca has cut back Covid-19 vaccine deliveries across Europe, health authorities in Korea assure the country will have no issues receiving doses from the company within the first quarter of the year.
As people continue spending time at home under the extended Level 2.5 social distancing measures, retailers and food companies are offering promotions on home gym equipment, study materials and meal kits.