Tag: stray dogs
Tengku Permaisuri of Selangor calls for procedures to be followed strictly to ensure that animals are not harmed.
Trap-neuter-release-management (TNRM) is the best method to control the stray dog population.
State exco man says it was repulsed by Ipoh City Council's controversial shoot-at-sight method of controlling strays.
Petpositive's Anthony Thanasayan says it is the kindest thing to do, provided shelters can be found for the stray dogs.
The animal-welfare NGO says it is unfair to push the responsibility of sheltering dogs to NGOs.
It says the Netherlands, Japan and Singapore have implemented this policy.
Government plans to implement mandatory registration, microchip implantation and identification tags for all dogs between March and April this year.
Tourists at Batu Ferringhi mourn the death of female dog Butcho who allegedly died after being caught and tranquilised by Penang Island City Council officers.
Russian lower house's environmental protection committee Vladimir Burmatov called for stray dogs to be placed in temporary holding centres and sterilised, saying this would be no more costly than killing them and would improve Russia's image.
Police say the 34-year-old bank officer had posted a threat against the Sarawak Veterinary Services Department on a Facebook page championing stray dogs.
State exco Chow Kon Yeow says animal activists often accuse the state government of being cruel by putting stray animals down.
Johor woman starts DogLibre to rescue strays like Rammy and help place them with animal lovers, as well as provide other volunteer services to pet lovers.
Case of 3 kids with rabies in ICU in Serian merits urgent aid for people to get help from government veterinary clinics if they cannot afford private ones, says Dr Kelvin Yii.
Offering monetary rewards for strays will result in a frenzy of dog catching, leading to potential abuse, say animal welfare bodies.
Malaysian Dogs Deserve Better says culling no longer effective, neutering best way to help reduce stray dog population.
Public Complaints Bureau calls for meeting with Veterinary officials and animal groups because of rising number of complaints.