AKF personnel risk life and limb catching the dog-traders to save distressed dogs in the Philippines. Together with the Philippine National Police (PNP), the National Meat Inspection Service (NMIS), and the Local Government Units (LGUs) when needed raiding establishments involved in dog trading and selling of its meat. Initially, investigations take weeks or even month. Upon verification of information, AKF Coordinates with the concerned agency prior to carrying out operations. Then, the rescued animals are brought to the AKF rescue center in Capas, Tarlac.