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Shipping Ministry has revoked permission for shipping of animals.

Bhuj, Aug 9 Days after local authorities stopped export of livestock from a port in Kutch, Gujarat, to Gulf countries ahead of Bakr Eid, the Union Shipping Ministry has revoked permission for shipping of animals.
A livestock exporters association said traders will incur huge losses due to the decision, as

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India’s first pug cafe in city shut for good

India’s first pug cafe – Let’s Pug – located in Indiranagar, has been down shut permanently post concerns raised by animal lovers and animal welfare organisations.
BENGALURU: India’s first pug cafe – Let’s Pug – located in Indiranagar, has been down shut permanently post concerns raised by animal lovers and

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KVs to impart lessons on dog bites, rabies prevention

Taking note of instances of dog bites and rabies cases in different parts of the country, students in Kendriya Vidyalayas (KVs) will now be imparted lessons on dog behaviour, post-bite care and rabies prevention in schools.
The Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) has tied up with Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations (FIAPO) for imparting education on the subject in its

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Are zoos still relevant?

Zoos have always been subject to controversy. Recently, a zoo in Cairo, Egypt, was accused of exhibiting donkeys as zebras by painting black and white stripes on them.
The claim made by Egyptian student Mahmoud Sarhan was strongly denied by the zoo authorities. However, many experts favoured the student’s claim.

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15 dead oxen found in truck near Vasant Kunj area

Fifteen dead oxen were found abandoned in a truck near the Vasant Kunj area on Sunday morning.
According to the police, they received a PCR call reporting of a stench from an abandoned parked truck bearing a Haryana registration number along NH-8 near the link road.
On reaching the spot,

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