How much does it cost to rescue a puppy, and bring it up to a healthy and adoptable state?
Danky was once a resident of Panglao Island and now travels the world with her owners. Danky was a street dog when we met her two years ago and today she is still by our side. She has been to ten countries including Europe & the America’s. Keeping Danky was the best decision we have […]
March 31, 2015 Department of Agriculture Administrative Circular 03 Series of 2015 Subject: POLICIES AND GUIDELINES IN THE ESTABLISHMENT AND MAINTENANCE OF ANIMAL POUNDS WHEREAS, Republic Act 8485 as amended by Republic Act 10631 otherwise known as the Animal Welfare Act of 1998, particularly Section 1 thereof provides for the protection and promotion of the […]
Anti-Rabies Act of 2007 (RA 9482) AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE CONTROL AND ELIMINATION OF HUMAN AND ANIMAL RABIES, PRESCRIBING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION THEREOF AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR\ Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the Nineteenth day of February, Two Thousand Seven. Be it enacted by the Senate and the House of Representatives of the […]
The Animal Welfare Act (RA 8485 as amended by RA10631) SECTION 1. It is the purpose of this Act to protect and promote the welfare of all terrestrial, aquatic and marine animals in the Philippines by supervising and regulating the establishment and operations of all facilities utilized for breeding, maintaining, keeping, treating or training of all […]
Why we love our native dogs Aspin is short for asong Pinoy, meaning Philippine native dog. We love our aspins and would prefer to consider them the Philippine Special. Well, what’s so special about the Philippine local dogs? You mean, aside from their stunning good looks and wonderful temperament? The scientific answer would be that […]
ABC is better than culling The World Health Organization (WHO) has long recognized that mass destruction of street dogs is an ineffective method of controlling dog populations. Culling is ineffective in the long term as the remaining individuals who escaped the culling will eventually repopulate the area. Culling is also a debated method of animal control […]
The Tagbilaran City Pound is a heartbreaking place. Dogs caught from various parts of the city are impounded here for three to five days until they are killed by the City Veterinarian. During this time, the dogs are not given food, water or medical attention. This is where we come in. We provide food and […]