TVXQ’s Yunho, who was just lately underneath investigation for violating South Korea’s stage two social distancing guidelines, is now receiving warmth for reportedly abandoning his husky.
An on-line neighborhood board just lately posted about Yunho’s husky named Taepoong, who he adopted again in 2008. The publish acknowledged that Yunho had deserted the canine after only a yr and has not introduced the canine again house even after 12 years.
They revealed that Yunho didn’t purchase the canine straight however obtained it as a birthday reward from Jaejoong on his birthday that yr.
Yunho and Taepoong have been seen collectively at a pet store in Chungmu-ro on his birthday shopping for pet provides in addition to at Yunho’s birthday celebration.
Just a few years later in 2011, he gave an replace about his husky by means of a Vogue Japan interview.
I wish to see Taepoong. I haven’t seen him in a couple of yr as a result of I used to be busy with work. He’s turn out to be the chief on the coaching college and is now coaching different canines.
Then in 2012, he appeared on Mnet’s Beatles Code 2 and revealed his motive for sending his canine to coaching college.
As Taepoong acquired older, I acquired loads of complaints from the neighbors and so I despatched Taepoong to coaching college.
Host Tak Jae Hoon began to joke and state that sending Taepoong to coaching college was the identical as abandoning it.
Tak: How many months has it been?
Yunho: Taepoong’s been on the coaching college for 3 years.
Tak: Then that’s the identical factor as abandonment.
Yunho: No. You ought to by no means abandon your pets.
Yunho additionally emphasised that he would carry Taepoong again house later to reside with him at his home with a yard.
In his video message, he revealed he was sorry and that he would quickly come to take Taepoong house.
Taepoong-ah! It’s your dad. I’m sorry that I can’t see you usually and I’ll come quickly to take you house. Taepoong I nonetheless love you…
After this look, there have been no different updates about Taepoong.
The most up-to-date replace was in 2015 from a Japan fan assembly the place Yunho revealed that Taepoong had “gone far away”. His ambiguous remark precipitated followers to be divided into the that means behind it. Some felt that it meant that Taepoong had handed away, whereas others thought interpreted it as being despatched away to a brand new proprietor.
I’m posting this tweet as a result of false rumors nonetheless appear to be going round. During the primary a part of Yunho’s Osaka fan occasion, him revealing that Taepoong had handed away is a lie and is a only a misunderstanding because the canine has gone to a brand new proprietor. No extra false posts please!
— @onlyoneuknow Twitter consumer
Netizens who noticed the publish have been upset to see how irresponsible he was concerning his pet.
- “I think the worst type of person is someone that doesn’t treat animals with the love they deserve.”
- “Wow I’m disgusted with this.”
- “Is this how rich people abandon their dogs? By sending them to training school?”
- “Wow I see Yunho differently now.”
- “Wow’s he’s such a fake!”
After violating social distancing guidelines, Yunho posted a private apology shortly after SM Entertainment’s official assertion.