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China animal rescuer shares home with 1,300 dogs

by Helen Roxburgh and Qian Ye Twenty years ago, Wen Junhong saved an abandoned dog from the streets of Chongqing in southwestern China. She now shares...
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Antibody clues in animal trials raise vaccine hopes

India, Dec. 6 — Sufficient quantities of antibodies and T cell response are able to stop macaques from being infected by the Sars-Cov-2, a...

Letter writer: Loki’s death — Need to relook pet euthanasia laws

Dear Editor, I read with sadness and regret about Loki, the dog (May 8). Perhaps it is an occupational hazard that, being on a job for...

Heart-warming animal stories make the circuit breaker period a lot more bearable

If you've been afraid to check the news for fear of being inundated with depressing, virus-related stories, you are not alone. With a vast...

Horse on the loose at Bukit Timah recaptured within 15 minutes

At 4pm on Sunday (Apr 5), road users were shocked to see a white horse galloping across the intersection. Clips quickly circulating on Whatsapp messenger...

The unusual case of a HK dog that has tested “weak positive” for Covid-19

Hong Kong — With the Covid-19 outbreak sweeping across the globe, animal lovers and pet owners everywhere are relieved that the disease does not...

Singapore in second major pangolin seizure in a week

Singaporean authorities said Wednesday they had discovered nearly 13 tonnes of pangolin scales worth about $38 million in a shipping container, the second major...

Petition to remove Pasir Ris cat ‘Ginger’ from death row

The people of Pasir Ris have come together with efforts to save ‘Ginger’, a community cat from being put down by the Town Council...

Cat murdered by laundry dryer shocks Malaysia

On Wednesday, September 12,  Malaysians were confronted by the gruesome news of a pregnant cat found murdered in a dryer of a laundry in...

Heroic video of man dangling from life buoy to save cat from drowning goes...

A rather heroic video of a group of cyclists coming together to save a cat from drowning has gone viral online and on social...
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