Pet boarding

How to Better Regulate the Pet Boarding Industry

Penni, our rescued Pomeranian dog, has been with my family for 14 years now. For us, she is not just a pet but a member of our family. Like many Singaporeans, our pets are our companions, our best friends, our soul mates. Many people have written to me about the recent Platinium Dogs Club case […]

Pet boarding

AVA to review regulations for pet boarding companies

SINGAPORE: The Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) intends to review the regulation of pet boarding companies, said senior parliamentary secretary of the Department of National Development (MDN) Sun Xueling on Wednesday the 13th. February. This will be part of a “holistic review” of the regulatory approach for the pet industry, she added. “AVA […]

Dog breeding

The BBMP will soon put in place rules to regulate dog breeding centers

Rules to regulate dog breeding centers are expected to be implemented soon by the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP). The move comes after rescue centers sounded the alarm about the growing number of expensive dog breeds being abandoned by breeders and their owners if they are unable to reproduce or if they get old or […]