Post Tagged with: "cats"

A Taiwanese woman poses with two dogs. Source: Facebook

Taiwan implements complete ban on killing animals at state-run shelters

According to reports by Chinese-language media outlets, Taiwan is set to ban state-run animal shelters from putting down animals next year. The new measure, which is widely acknowledged to be a challenge given the amount of stray animals in the country, will save the lives of thousands of dogs and […]

December 27, 2016 Taiwan
File photo of multiple cats in one cafe. Source: Facebook

Two weeks jail for Singapore woman found with ‘39 pet cats’ in home

A Singapore woman who was found to have 39 pet cats in her home has received a two week jail sentence. According to reports filed by local media outlets, the Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) receiver a public tip-off about ‘animal faecal odour’ from her apartment. After investigating, […]

December 27, 2016 Singapore
Tara the cat celebrates her pet food windfall. Source: Facebook

Los Angeles cat wins lifetime supply of pet food after saving boy from dog attack

A pet food company has awarded a Los Angeles cat named Tara a lifetime supply of cat food after video emerged of it saving its owner – a six year old boy – from a vicious dog attack. The incident took place as the boy rode his bicycle in the […]

December 17, 2016 US