Animal

After two years, 200 animals sacrificed at Odisha's Jagulai temple

The ritual, marked to celebrate the occasion of Gouri Panchami, began from Wednesday at midnight and continued till Thursday morning.

published on : 5th August 2022

Coimbatore to get three new animal birth control centres

The corporation has currently sought the help of a couple of welfare organizations to conduct a stray dog census and sterilize them.

published on : 4th August 2022

Kerala govt scuttles own efforts for a slaughter waste-free state

In the latest revised order, PCB has done away with the condition laid down in the earlier SOP, which mandated that slaughterhouse waste should not be given to  pig farmers.

published on : 2nd August 2022

Elephants trample TN man to death

He along with two others were proceeding to Srinivasapuram through a forest path when they came across the herd.

published on : 1st August 2022

Battered, bruised but this fighter stray from Kerala comes back to life

With round-the-clock care, Hope put a relentless fight to stay alive.

published on : 29th July 2022

Activists find place on Tamil Nadu Animal Welfare Board

Two animal welfare activists—Shruti Vinodh Raj and AP Nambi—were nominated as honorary members. They were carefully selected based on merit and past credentials from several applications received.

published on : 29th July 2022

Chhattisgarh forest department yet to act on Centre’s plea to cover open wells

The union ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change (MoEF&CC) has written to Chief Wildlife Wardens of all states and union territories early February this year to cover the open wells.

published on : 26th July 2022

44th Chess Olympiad: Strays held to ease traffic

Over 50 animals, including cattle & monkeys along highway, captured ahead of mega event.

published on : 25th July 2022

Chennai man creating world of compassion with his animal rescue mission

Chennai activist hopes to rescue animals from across TN, proving not all heroes wear capes

published on : 24th July 2022

Day after Haryana DSP murder, now female cop gets mowed down in Jharkhand

An eye-witness said that the SI raised her hand from a distance to stop the pickup van but the driver ran her over.

published on : 20th July 2022

Telangana to administer free Bluetongue disease vaccine to sheeps across state 

Blue tongue disease is a vector-borne viral disease affecting sheep, caused by virus carriers like Culicoides midges.

published on : 18th July 2022

Doggone it, I say! 

In a country where casual cruelty towards animals is woefully common, increasing awareness about the need to look after our stray denizens is something to cheer about.

published on : 17th July 2022

World Snake Day: A slithering success

Shravan Krishnan of Annie Besant Memorial Animal Dispensary opens up about snake rescue, the many unethical practices in the area, and dispels snake myths.

published on : 16th July 2022

Threat of diseases looms as exotic animal trade thrives in Chennai

According to sources, over 8,000 applications had been filed by people from Tamil Nadu on Parivesh website seeking permission to import exotic animals.

published on : 14th July 2022

India's first exotic petting zoo in Chennai under lens for letting public handle animals

Junglii, a pet shop-cum-indoor zoo on ECR, exhibits around 30 species of exotic animals, including hedgehogs, rabbits, snakes, and different species of birds, which are put up for sale.

published on : 13th July 2022

18 camels brought for slaughter sent back to Rajasthan

Despite the ban order on camel slaughter, transporting the animals continues unabated, animal activists said.

published on : 10th July 2022

Marine world: Home of 65,000 marine animals, inside Dubai's Atlantis The Palm hotel

A state-of-the-art fish hospital sits within a hotel in Dubai that caters to the needs of 65,000 permanent residents

published on : 10th July 2022

UT Khader seeks clarity on animal sacrifice

MLA and deputy leader in the Assembly UT Khader on Friday said the government, in its order, has stated that buffaloes over 14 years old can be slaughtered.

published on : 9th July 2022

Over 2,500 kg of beef seized in Mumbai; 10 held 

Based on a tip-off by an animal welfare organisation, the police laid a trap at Ghatkopar-Mankhurd Link Road in the morning and seized the banned meat.

published on : 7th July 2022

Kochi Corporation plans to strengthen Animal Birth Control drive

“The reason for this might have been the availability of food in the city areas. It has resulted in exponential growth of the canine population,” he adds.

published on : 7th July 2022
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