12 Nov '11, 9pm

Stray dogs to be re-homed in HDB flats

SINGAPORE - Come next year, stray mongrels and cross-bred dogs could find new homes in Housing and Development Board (HDB) flats, in a bid to alleviate the stray dog situation, said Minister of State for National Development and Manpower, Brigadier-General (NS) Tan Chuan-Jin. The project, announced at the Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority's (AVA) Responsible Pet Ownership roadshow yesterday, was first suggested by the Action For Singapore Dogs and the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, said BG (NS) Tan, who heads the review of pet ownership and stray management policies. Currently, HDB dwellers cannot keep medium-sized mongrels. On his Facebook page yesterday, BG (NS) Tan said: "Many people prefer that animals are not put down. Nor do I. It is not our default position nor desired solution either." A cat ownership pilot programme will also be launched in Chong...

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Stray dogs to be re-homed in HDB flats

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Project in 2012 to re-home stray dogs in HDB flats

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