04 Jun '11, 1am

Culling stray cats not the way: Khaw (via ST iPhone App)

Culling stray cats not the way: Khaw (via ST iPhone App)

Cats at the void decks of blocks in Bukit Panjang (above), Beach Road and Toa Payoh. National Development Minister Khaw Boon Wan yesterday wrote on his blog that he has asked the AVA to review its practice of culling stray cats. -- ST PHOTOS: ASHLEIGH SIM View more photos NATIONAL Development Minister Khaw Boon Wan on Friday weighed in on the long-standing war between people bothered by stray cats and those who love them and seek to protect them. His stand: Culling of cats in HDB estates is not the way to go. He wrote on his blog, Housing Matters, that he has asked the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) to review its practice of culling stray cats. He has also roped in his Minister of State Tan Chuan-Jin to work with the AVA, animal welfare groups and residents to 'forge a compassionate and mature approach to this problem'. Last year, about 5,100 stray cats were put ...

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