Stray dogs

Street dogs have right to food, it is citizens' moral responsibility to protect animals: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court observed that street dogs have a right to food and citizens have the right to feed them. However, it should be ensured that it does not cause harassment or nuisance to other citizens.

Jul 01, 2021, 19:34 PM IST

Stray dog carries body of newborn baby on govt hospital campus in Odisha, police start investigation

The unfortunate incident happened in the Bhadrak district headquarter government hospital on Monday (March 15). According to the reports, a stray dog was spotted carrying the body of a newborn baby in its mouth and running inside the campus of the government hospital.

Mar 17, 2021, 10:57 AM IST

TV actress Megha Gupta's morning workout turns nightmarish after 6 stray dogs chase her

Megha Gupta was first seen in 2004 daily soap 'Kkusum'. 

Jul 07, 2020, 13:56 PM IST

Stray dog menace disrupts Air India flight landing at Goa airport

An Air India flight was forced to abort its landing at Goa's Dabolim Airport over stray dogs running amok on the runway in the wee hours of Tuesday. 

Aug 14, 2019, 09:21 AM IST

Minor girl mauled to death by pack of stray dogs in Uttar Pradesh's Modinagar

Incidents of stray dog menace have been reported in recent past from several parts of Uttar Pradesh.

May 29, 2018, 08:44 AM IST

9-year-old boy mauled to death by stray dogs in Andhra Pradesh's Balijipeta

He succumbed to his injuries on the way to the hospital.

Feb 28, 2018, 08:09 AM IST

Nearly 1.71 crore stray dogs as per 2012 census: Government

Minister of State for Environment Mahesh Sharma in a written reply in Lok Sabha said that while 25,10,169 stray dogs remained in urban areas, in rural parts of the country, the number was 1,46,28,180.

Jan 05, 2018, 19:40 PM IST

Brutal! Dogs tied to rope, dragged and burnt alive in Pune; 16 others poisoned

In a shocking incident, four stray dogs were burnt alive after being tied together with ropes in Pune in Maharashtra. 

Oct 04, 2017, 23:01 PM IST

Dog culling in Kerala: SC accepts apology, closes contempt

The Supreme Court on Tuesday accepted an unconditional apology of the chairperson of the Kerala- based 'Stray Dogs Eradication Group' and closed the contempt proceeding against it for killing of stray dogs, despite an apex court order against culling.

Sep 12, 2017, 20:23 PM IST

Stray dogs in Mumbai turn blue, thanks to industrial waste

Stray dogs in Navi Mumbai’s Taloja industrial area are turning bright blue in colour. Thanks to the untreated industrial waste that are being released into the Kasadi River.

Aug 14, 2017, 14:47 PM IST

Kerala to set up dog pounds in all 14 districts

The Kerala government has decided to set up dog pounds in each of the state's 14 districts to shelter stray dogs whose population in the coastal state is said to have touched 6.50 lakh.

May 23, 2017, 18:08 PM IST

One killed in dog attack in Kerala

A 50-year-old fisherman, bitten by a group of dogs at Pulluvilla near here in Kerala, died early on Monday morning at the Thiruvananthapuram Medical College hospital, an official said.

May 22, 2017, 09:58 AM IST

75-year-old man mauled to death by stray dogs in Attingal, Kerala

A 75-year-old man was found dead after being allegedly attacked by a pack of stray dogs in Kerala's Attingal.

Apr 08, 2017, 12:20 PM IST

Stray dogs menace in MP hospital; Mauled body of 70-year-old patient found by sanitation workers

In the fifth such instance of healthcare horror in Madhya Pradesh, a mauled body of a patient, eaten by a dog, was found in the premises of a government hospital. 

Mar 27, 2017, 13:39 PM IST

Union Minister Maneka Gandhi raps Kerala for its policy on stray dogs

Union Minister Maneka Gandhi on Friday criticised the Kerala government's decision to kill stray dogs, terming it "unlawful and unscientific".

Aug 27, 2016, 09:57 AM IST

Rs 5 lakh compensation to family of woman devoured by dogs in Kerala

The Kerala government on Thursday sanctioned Rs 5 lakh compensation for the family of the 65-year-old woman Sheeluamma who was devoured by dozens of stray dogs here.

Aug 25, 2016, 13:03 PM IST

SHOCKING! Elderly woman bitten to death by 50 stray dogs in Kerala

The victim's son also attacked by those dogs when he went out in search of his mother.

Aug 20, 2016, 11:12 AM IST

Inhuman act! 50 dogs burnt alive in Chennai – Here's the reason

In a heart-rending incident, around 50 stray dogs were bunt alive by residents of Keezhamur village in Kancheepuram district in Tamil Nadu on June 5.

Jun 15, 2016, 12:32 PM IST

Minor girl mauled to death by stray dogs in MP

In a tragic incident, a 10-year-old girl was mauled to death by a pack of stray dogs in the district, police said on Tuesday.

Jun 07, 2016, 14:34 PM IST

SC asks states to sterilise, vaccinate stray dogs as per law

The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the states and the civic bodies to take steps to sterilise and vaccinate nuisance-causing stray dogs under the provisions of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act.

Mar 10, 2016, 11:39 AM IST