City Govt. Dog Killing Campaign

The following is a translation by PAWS of the 3-page Urdu handout with guidelines and responsibilities for various government officials involved in the ‘Kutta Maar Mohim’ (dog-killing campaign) that was handed out at the May 30th City Government meeting on rabies and stray dogs. h3. City District Government Karachi Information and Responsibilities Regarding the Dog-Killing […]

Stray dogs in Pakistan need your help

Dear all, The stray dogs of Pakistan need your help. There are over a 100,000 stray dogs roaming the streets of Karachi, Pakistan. In an attempt to combat the spread of rabies, civic authorities have been killing these dogs by strychnine poisoning and shooting with guns. They have even involved the general public in this […]

Letter sent to President Musharraf regarding Stray Dogs

Dear Mr. President As a former citizen of Karachi, I am appalled to learn that the mayor of Karachi Mr. Niamatullah Khan has decided to poison Karachi’s 100,000 dogs in an effort to solve the city’s stray dogs problem. Please note that such measures are barbaric and ineffective. There are humane and more effective solutions […]