South Korean veterinarians are performing cosmetic surgery on pets.

In South Korea, the “plastic surgery capital of the world”, it’s estimated that about 20% of women have had cosmetic enhancement of some sort. For pet owners, their aesthetic scrutiny has now turned to their pets. Cosmetic Surgeons and Vets Now Treating Pets Although enhancements were previously exclusively for medical purposes, pet owners are now bringing Fluffy in for a nip or a tuck. A South Korean newspaper (Chosun Ilbo) was the first to report on this trend and to interview an...