An askal is a street dog (asong kalye) in the Philippines. Filipinos first got their reputation as dog eaters of askals because of the Igorots, a brave tribal group in Benguet where ironically, dogs are still eaten in some areas today (although the dog trade is illegal in the Philippines).
by jangjaehyuk10 November 21, 2012
Filipino word

Filipino for stray dog
May alaga akong askal sa bahay. Gusto mo?
by john christ February 26, 2008

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