Humane Society International/Canada

Humane Society International/Canada

March 24, 2016 11:13 ET

Dogs Rescued from South Korea Dog Meat Farm to Arrive in Montreal

Opportunity to Film, Photograph Dogs Arriving at PET Airport in Montreal

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - March 24, 2016) - Two dogs rescued from a South Korean dog meat farm will arrive in Montreal Friday night accompanied by Humane Society International's Animal Rescue Team. This is the second time in the past month that HSI has brought dogs saved from the South Korea meat trade to Canada.

WHAT: Two dogs rescued by Humane Society International from a South Korean dog meat farm.
WHERE: Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport - US arrivals - 975 Romeo Vachon Blvd. North, Dorval, Quebec.
WHEN: Friday March 25th, 9:46pm EST. Please track the status of flight AC760 in the event of delays: aircanada.com/en/travelinfo/traveller/flightstatus
WHO: Representatives of HSI/Canada will be onsite to meet the arriving dogs. Members of the media are invited to film and photograph the rescuers and dogs as they arrive.

Humane Society International/Canada is a leading force for animal protection, with active programs in companion animals, wildlife and habitat protection, marine mammal preservation, farm animal welfare and animals in research. HSI/Canada is proud to be a part of Humane Society International which, together with its partners, constitutes one of the world's largest animal protection organizations. Celebrating animals and confronting cruelty worldwide - on the Web at www.hsicanada.ca

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Christopher Paré
    office: 514 395-2914 / cell: 438 402-0643
    cpare@hsi.org