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12.02.18

Mission possible: Two heroic Labradors sniff out survivors in Taiwan quake wreckage

This heartwarming story of two brave pooches’ first successful rescue mission to sniff out survivors in the Hualien quake wreckage prove that not all heroes wear capes. Read on to find out how these rookie pups saved the day.
11.01.18

Vets urge pet lovers to reconsider buying flat-faced dogs due to health problems

At the start of the new year, 671 vets have urged dog lovers to think twice about buying squashed-faced dogs as without action, the number of corrective surgeries needed on such breeds will soar.
28.09.17

Radioactive dogs of Chernobyl

Clean Futures Fund (CFF), a non-profit organisation, is raising funds to provide medical care to the abandoned dogs of Chernobyl after a nuclear power plant explosion in 1986.
07.09.17

The Cat Museum is forced to downsize, leaving its orphan cats homeless by end September.

Due to an enforcement notice by Ministry of National Development, Singapore’s only cat museum will have to operate on one floor by end September.
04.09.17

Live Turtle and Tortoise Museum needs to find a new home

The first ever turtle and tortoise museum in the world needs to find a new location to home 500 turtles and tortoises due to the redevelopment of the Jurong Lake District in Singapore.
22.08.17

Rabies outbreak in Malaysia after two decades

Five villages in the Serian district of Sarawak have been affected by the epidemic and five cases of deaths from rabies have been reported.
18.07.17

Recent cat hoarding cases in Singapore

Animal welfare groups such as Cat Welfare Society (CWS) and veterinary clinics have been working together to rehabilitate rescued cats from the recent slew of cat hoarding cases in Singapore. Read on to find out more.
01.06.17

Charged and guilty: Recent animal abuse cases in Singapore

A Pasir Ris pet farm was discovered to have eight dogs in poor physical health during a surprise check, and a man has been charged with seven counts of ill-treating a Toy Poodle. Read on to find out more.
25.05.17

Sale of dog meat banned at the infamous Yulin Dog Meat Festival

Hopefully, the barbaric slaughter of cats and dogs at the festival will come to an end.
12.05.17

Retired sniffer dogs can now be rehomed in HDB flats

Starting in June this year, dog handlers from the Home Team and the military will be allowed to keep their ex-sniffer dogs in HDB flats, despite the size and breed of these dogs.