stray dogs

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  • Special working groups to be formed on stray dog population control 2019-09-04 22:16

    Special working groups to be formed on stray dog population control

    TEHRAN – Four special working groups are being established to control stray dogs’ population in Tehran, director of environment and sustainable development department at Tehran Municipality has stated.

  • ‘Govt., judiciary slow to submit bill on protection of animals’ 2019-08-21 20:41

    ‘Govt., judiciary slow to submit bill on protection of animals’

    TEHRAN – The government and the judiciary have been slow to submit a bill proposed over 3 years ago (to the Majlis) on protection of animals and wildlife, Mohammad Reza Tabesh, head of the Majlis environment committee has stated.

  • rabies 2019-08-05 17:42

    Rabies on the rise in Iran: official

    TEHRAN – The number of cases of rabies in Iran increased in the past Iranian calendar year 1397 (March 2018 – March 2019), compared to its preceding year, said Behzad Amiri, the head of zoonotic diseases department at the ministry of health, ISNA reported on Sunday.

  • Scheme launched to control stray dog population in northeast Tehran 2019-07-14 23:28

    Scheme launched to control stray dog population in northeast Tehran

    TEHRAN – Following the overpopulation of stray dogs in Damavand county, northeastern part of Tehran, some animal right advocates have proposed a scheme to control their population, ISNA reported on Sunday.

  • Injured blunt-nosed viper survived death 2019-07-13 21:41

    Injured blunt-nosed viper survived death

    TEHRAN – Macrovipera lebetina, the biggest viper subspecies in Iran, which had been wounded by a stray dog has undergone surgery and survived death, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • Dogs’ overpopulation, a major threat to the wildlife 2019-06-09 20:43

    Dogs’ overpopulation, a major threat to the wildlife

    TEHRAN – Majid Kharrazian-Moqaddam, director of the wildlife conservation and management at the Department of Environment, has warned that measures to control stray dogs’ population must be employed, otherwise they will impose threats to the wildlife.