09 Aug '11, 5am

A compassionate and humane society Ricky Yeo, Action For Singapore Dogs

A CONTINUOUS cacophony of barks serves as a beacon to anyone who might have a hard time locating the nondescript dog adoption and rescue centre in an otherwise quiet and rustic Lim Chu Kang. Like lost pups, we followed the barks to the centre, owned by the Action for Singapore Dogs (ASD). Its president Ricky Yeo came out to greet us. His four-year-old centre is a "halfway house", as he described it, a refuge for 100 dogs at any one time. He led us around row after row of large kennels housing mostly big dogs - most of them strays that were abused, hurt in road accidents, or abandoned by their owners. And every one of them seemed excited at our arrival. As we sit down for the interview, amid the animals milling around us - Ricky affectionately calls these non-pedigree dogs his "Singapore Specials" - he quoted Gandhi: "The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be ...

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