dogs in the city

Police prevent novel anti-stray dogs protest in Srinagar

July 11th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 11 (IANS) A novel protest by a Jammu and Kashmir legislator against the menace of stray dogs was prevented by police in Srinagar city Wednesday.Engineer Rashid, a legislator ... Read more...

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Hundred dog bites a day and counting in Srinagar

April 11th, 2012 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 11 (IANS) Every dog seems to be having his day in the Jammu and Kashmir summer capital. The stray population of the canines in Srinagar is over 100,000 ... Read more...

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Heigl urges people to adopt dogs

January 24th, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 24 (IANS) Actress Katherine Heigl is on a mission to rescue stray dogs and wants people to adopt them.The 33-year-old's Jason Debus Heigl foundation, which she runs ... Read more...

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Moscow to spend $76 million on stray dogs

October 5th, 2011 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian authorities are set to allocate over 2.5 billion rubles ($76 million) to care for stray dogs and cats in Moscow over the next three ... Read more...

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Barking dogs never bite? In Srinagar they do (Feature)

July 13th, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 13 (IANS) Residents in this Jammu and Kashmir capital literally watch their step when stepping out -- for fear of stray dogs that bite people, attack livestock and ... Read more...

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Shanghai adopts one dog policy

February 25th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Shanghai, Feb 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The authorities of the Chinese city of Shanghai have introduced a new policy that would make it illegal to have more than one dog.The city officials estimate ... Read more...

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Rani lends hand to actress aunt to save stray animals

August 13th, 2010 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 13 (IANS) Bollywood actress Rani Mukherjee Friday lent a helping hand to her actress aunt Debasree Roy to save stray dogs in the city. The Bollywood beauty was in town ... Read more...

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Dogs’ day out in Delhi, sterilisation in a fix

August 2nd, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Prathiba Raju New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Stray dogs - over 280,000 of them - have a free run of Delhi's streets. With 15-20 dog bites reported every day, sterilisation campaigns by ... Read more...

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Dog census in Ahmedabad from August

July 11th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, July 11 (IANS) Ahmedabad will carry out its first dog census from next month, becoming possibly the second city in India after Jodhpur to do a canine headcount, an official said ... Read more...

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Now separate zones to feed stray dogs in the city

December 18th, 2009 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) Good news for all animal lovers as the Delhi High Court Friday ordered setting up separate zones in the capital where people can go and feed stray ... Read more...

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Animal lovers save stray dogs of Srinagar, for now

March 8th, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, March 8 (IANS) The Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) has put on hold the poisoning of over 100,000 stray dogs in the city following a hue and cry raised by animal rights ... Read more...

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