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Laws allowing dog pounds and dog meat trade are a threat to animals and people

OPEN LETTER to the Honorable Union Minister of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Government of India Dear Union Minister Parshottam Rupala, Certainly, your recent announcement in the media of a planned law on stray dog menace is not meant to win votes. Your intention must be to effectively solve the problems experienced by people with …

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#Coexistence is possible!

Now that the Indian media have gone on a dog culling promotion tangent, I am writing this blog out of concern with the one-sided and incomplete information, fear and intolerance towards animals that is being spread widely.

I am only reflecting your inner state of being!

Dogs have lived alongside humans for more than 30,000 years. Evidence shows they can pick up emotional information from people and adjust their behaviour accordingly. Researchers in Austria say pet dogs can mirror the anxiety and negativity of owners. Source: Dogs mirror owners’ personalities by Helen Briggs, 9 February 2017. Based on my own observations, I …

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