Tabelas’ in Gujarat selling calves for slaughter: Report

Summary: “Presently, through the Gujarat Municipalities Act, 1963, municipal bodies issue licenses to such dairies in urban areas. This included seven big dairies (with 100 or more cattle) and eleven such units which were selling milk “opportunistically” to cooperatives or private players depending on whichever paid them more.Around 49 %

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FIAPO report on dairy industry leaves a bad taste in the mouth

MUMBAI, OCTOBER 27:
Picture-perfect images of cows on green pastures belie the cruelty inflicted on them in an increasingly space-deprived dairy industry, alleges the Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations (FIAPO), which has called for stricter norms in the interest of public health and family welfare.
In its report, Cattle-ogue,

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FIAPO wants govts to regulate dairy farms

CHENNAI: The Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations (FIAPO) is demanding that central and state governments regulate dairy farms in India after a study conducted by it has revealed the shocking state in which cattle is kept and the inhumane practices that are followed in these farms.
The results of

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Punjab Government Supports Rabies Free India

Chandigarh: Setting out to make Chandigarh a model city for rabies and dog-bite management, the Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations (FIAPO) and Peedu’s People launched a campaign ‘Rabies Free India’ through an event – “The Myth of Rabies: Understanding Rabies Management’. This event, which saw the confluence of government

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Kerala Government Orders Counselling Centres for Dog-Bite Victims

Trivandrum, 7th August, 2017: Setting out to make Trivandrum a model district for dog bite counselling and education, the State government is all set to launch dog bite counseling centres in government hospitals across Kerala. This initiative is the first of its kind Kerala with counseling services already being offered across

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Bengaluru, a city of dogs

It’s almost midnight on Saturday and there’s a big white van standing outside my gate. I can hear the diesel engine snarling even where I’m sitting, groggy and cold, in my living room.
A cool breeze whips my face as I shut the door to my house. The van could

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Animal Welfare Board of India Supports Ending Animal Circuses

26th July, 2017, New Delhi: Generations of animals abused in circuses for crude entertainment may soon be a thing of the past. In the biggest support to performing animals so far, the Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI) has sent an advisory to its parent Ministry MoEF&CC recommending “a strong

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16 Complaints Filed Against Illegal Meat Shops in Jaipur in a Month

Jaipur Police, Municipality Commissioner and FSSAI Flooded with Complaints
Jaipur (18th July): Jaipur Police, municipality commissioner and the FSSAI offices are flooded with complaints on the illegal meat shops at Ramg July anj, Malpura Gate, Transport Nagar, Shastri Nagar amongst others. The investigation of these shops, led by the Jaipur

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FIAPO Bootcamp 2017- South Zone Kicks Off in Bangalore

FIAPO Bootcamp 2017- South Zone Kicks Off in Bangalore
Bangalore, July 18, 2017: To enable activists, NGOs and organisations in the south of India to come together as a stronger and a more empowered force, Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations (FIAPO) successfully conducted the3-day event- FIAPO Bootcamp 2017-South Zone,

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