Veterinary Relief Mission for Flood Affected Animals in Thatta and Makli

On 5th September, 2010 the Pakistan Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) makes its second relief trip to Thatta district in the southern province of Sindh. This time around we take along a truckload of fodder for the animals and three teams of veterinarians: Karachi Animal Hospital Dr. Shalla Hayat and Dr. Zulfiqar Haider Otho Veterinary students […]

Veterinary Doctors in Pakistan

Rabies Free Pakistan – Report stray dog poisonings at +92333 2867476 (whatsapp) A project by Indus Hospital to eradicate rabies from Pakistan through WHO recommended humane method of mass dog vaccinations and spay/neuter. This is a list of a few private veterinary doctors and animal rescue services in Pakistan. Disclaimer: PAWS is not responsible for any […]

Who will bell the elephant?

Hina Farooq in The Daily Times: Zoo director says no one ready to adopt Suzi. LAHORE: The Lahore Zoo authorities on Saturday urged philanthropists and educational institutions to adopt Suzi, ask the only elephant at the zoo. The zoo officials said the zoo was running an Adaptation Scheme to encourage people to adopt and feed […]

Slaughter at Lahore Zoo

Editorial in DAWN: THERE is no point in suspending Lahore zoo’s gatekeeper for Monday’s incident in which two stray dogs got into a cage and killed 28 peacocks. It is unfair to expect a lone person to be responsible for watching over such a large area. The administration must bear the responsibility of this senseless […]