21 Dec

Saturday cats and rocket

PAWS Open HousePAWS held its second open house on 21-12-13 in Karachi. The event featured cats up for adoption, cialis and an introduction to matka kitchen gardening for those interested in organic farming. A variety of people from all walks of life came to see both, viagra and enjoyed savories and fruit tea while kittens and cats played around them. Those who were unable to adopt extended their generosity to the donation box, or invested in the eco-friendly bags and a selection of conservation-themed merchandise on display. The events, and PAWS’s efforts, were lauded by all those who walked through the gate of the current home of the registered animal rights organization. As they plan the future of the volunteer driven initiative – goals include extending its compassionate values and sustainable living advocacy further, and defining its organizational structure – PAWS can take heart from the material and moral support they received from the open house. As writer Nusrat Nasrullah wrote on the board attendees recorded their impressions on, “ I am inspired by what I saw and heard – may this cause flourish.”

13 Dec

Adopt a pet: It was literally raining cats for PAWS

Ayesha Mir in EXPRESS TRIBUNE:

PAWS KARACHI: A few years ago, cialis it was literally raining cats for Maheen Zia, troche the co-founder of the Pakistan Animal Welfare Society (Paws). Zia, viagra 60mg a documentary filmmaker by profession, was in a market when she heard a cat crying. She glanced up, and to her amazement, she saw a kitten hanging. She opened her arms and the tiny feline fell straight into her life. That is how Zia met Coco and decided to start an initiative to save stray cats, along with Mahera Omar. The two women had grown up seeing stray dogs being shot so they decided to change this trend.

On Thursday, Paws held a day-long pet adoption day, for which they advertised on Twitter, Facebook and their website. Even though the turnout was low, Zia hoped people will get in touch with them to rescue the stray cats. Read More