Field day for ‘furry hunters’ at Pet Pirate Treasure Hunt

IPOH, Oct 20 — Dog lovers had a good time at the Pet Pirate Treasure Hunt event organised by the Ipoh Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ISPCA). It was a fun-filled day at the Bandar Seri Botani Eco Park 2 as dog owners and their pets got to socialise and let loose. The […]

New shelter for stray dogs near Ipoh

IPOH, March 21 ― Over 3,500 stray dogs located at a landfill area in Papan face a new lease of life as animal lover groups plan to build a shelter nearby. The landfill area about 17km from Ipoh town, where the Ipoh City Council captured and released strays since about a year ago, was considered […]

Dogs to be homeless soon

Dogs at the Ipoh Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ISPCA) shelter will soon find themselves homeless. With a temporary occupation licence (TOL) of its site expiring in 2021 and its premium increased by three-fold, ISPCA president Ricky Soong said many of its rescued dogs would soon be forced to become strays again. […]

Pet hospital planned

THE IPOH Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ISPCA) is plannng to build a medical centre at its shelter to treat stray animals. ISPCA president Ricky Soong said the society will be setting up a building fund for the project soon and hopes to collect about RM100,000 to build the facility. “We hope […]

Ipoh first to run stray animal population plan

IPOH: The city is set to be the first in Malaysia to run a “Trap, Neuter, Microchip, Release” programme to control the stray animal population. A six-month trial run will begin on April 1, with the consent of the city council, said Ipoh Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ISPCA) president Ricky Soong. […]

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Backlash over shooting

IPOH: The Ipoh City Council continues to defend its policy of shooting stray dogs as part of a standard operating procedure but says that it is working with animal welfare groups after coming under fire. Council spokesman Syahrizal Azmi said the method used by the enforcement was according to the law. “The method followed our standard […]

Ipoh council to work with animal rights group on capture of strays

IPOH, June 18 — Following an outcry over the shooting of a stray dog at Country Valentine here by Ipoh City Council (MBI) last month, the Ipoh Society for the Prevention of Cruelty Against Animals (ISPCA) is now working with the council to step up on its Trap Neuter Release and Manage (TNRM) programme. ISPCA […]