Tuesday, January 25, 2022

stray dogs


Culling should not mean indiscriminate killing: SC decision on stray dogs not out of place

January 18, 2017 9:22 pm

There is no doubt that people – especially children and the elderly – have had mauling encounters with strays that demand urgent attention. But can all be punished to death in vendetta for a few violent, possibly sick, dogs?

Kerala HC orders local bodies to take steps for control of stray dogs

November 04, 2015 12:52 pm

While considering a bunch of petitions on stay dog menace, the Kerala High Court said rabid and diseased dogs should be killed

Kerala DGP directs police to take action against illegal culling of stray dogs

September 25, 2015 10:08 pm

In its letter on September 23, AWBI had stated that killing of any animal, including stray dogs, was a crime and cognizable offence under sections 428 and 429 of IPC.

Kerala dog culling: God's own country must be a paradise for animals too

September 01, 2015 2:58 pm

The Kerala government would do well to note mass-killing methods such as strychnine poisoning or electrocution, which were formerly used by many municipalities in India, are not only cruel but also ineffective.

Blame Game: Only two SPCA hospitals, one shut

August 31, 2015 3:32 am

Lone functioning hospital says not its job to look after stray dogs

A day in the life of dog-catcher: ‘Every month, we try to sterilise 300 dogs’

August 31, 2015 3:26 am

PAWS is one of the NGOs which the municipal corporations have roped in for their animal sterilisation programme.

Little support from civic agencies, dues not paid: NGOs

August 31, 2015 3:18 am

Experts said only six NGOs looked after the stray dog population in the entire city.

Stray dogs maul 6-year-old boy to death in Jamia Nagar

August 05, 2015 1:52 am

It was claimed Tuesday’s incident was not the first in the area and that such incidents had occurred in the past too.

North Delhi mayor wants houses for stray dogs

May 13, 2015 2:58 am

The mayor stated that the growing dog menace in the city needs to be curtailed and measures such as these need to be undertaken urgently.

Control stray dog population, court tells civic bodies

April 11, 2015 2:20 am

The plea said two or more dog pounds should be established in each municipal ward.