But Chittilappilly has decided to doggedly stick to his plan to rid streets across Kerala of strays
tells what happens when two wandering creatures find one another, overcoming their fears to make friends and rise above their dark reputations.
ANYBODY coming across a stray
dog in Flintshire may now have to keep it for the night or over the weekend, as council collections outside of working hours are being scrapped.
The bodies will also, in a joint effort, identify the present population of strays
in the Capital.
I take care of the strays
, feed them and pick them up to take to the vet if they're sick or wounded.
Under a Freedom of Information request, figures released show that Middlesbrough and Redcar and Cleveland have seen a drop in the numbers of stray
dogs found in the last year but Stockton has seen a slight increase in the number of strays
More than 1,500 strays
a year find their way to the Stray
Aid Rescue Centre, Cornforth Lane, Coxhoe, in County Durham, a charity that strives to rehome unwanted pets.
Around 20 strays
are waiting to be homed in Cannock Chase after being picked up by dog wardens.
Many of the animals are healthy but lost, while others are genuine strays
leading a nomadic life.
NNA - 14/02/2011 Animals Lebanon, a non-profit organization that rescues stray
, abandoned and abused animals reached out through its website and Facebook page to all animal lovers in recognition of Spay Day International, offering reduced prices on neutering pets and strays
to help reduce the problem of over-population of strays
on the streets of Lebanon.
The animal charity said that, typically, 26 stray
dogs are discovered each day in Wales, and that every week 269 strays
must be put to sleep.
It is also giving away 18 kilograms of cat biscuits to people feeding strays
and helping the association to capture the strays
The council's animal trespass team patrols known "hot spot" areas and can respond - with a vehicle to collect the strays
- at specific times when there is a problem.
REGARDING the text from a worried animal lover about problems finding an agency to collect a stray
dog, all strays
are the responsibility of the local authority and dealt with by their dog warden service.
Between March 2005 and April 2006, some 6,222 strays
in the region were rescued from the streets, compared to 7,584 for the previous 12 months.