For a long time, the pet culture in South Korea was unlike anything in the west. Dogs in particular have been kept mainly as guard dogs and in some parts of the country, they have been kept for their meat.
However, the last few years have seen a switch in attitude with these furry buddies being viewed more and more as companion pets. And this is quite awesome as they have some of the smartest and most fun-loving native breeds.
The most popular Korean dog breeds in the country are Korean Jindo, Donggyeongi, and the Sapsali. Here is all you need to know about these and 5 more Korean breeds.