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Top S. Korean animal rights group slammed for mass killing of dogs

Top S. Korean animal rights group slammed for mass killing of dogs

The leader of one of South Korea's largest animal rights groups has been accused of secretly exterminating hundreds of rescued dogs -- despite a declared no-kill policy -- to ensure a continued stream of donations.

Australian dogs trained to sniff out endangered species

Australian dogs trained to sniff out endangered species

Australian dogs are being trained to sniff out the droppings of endangered animals in a scheme that offers greater understanding of threatened species through the less-intrusive method of canine tracking.

Indian factory shut for dumping dye after dogs turn blue

Indian factory shut for dumping dye after dogs turn blue

A factory accused of dumping dye into an Indian river where several dogs turned blue has been shut down, an official said on Tuesday, after alarming pictures emerged of the brightly-coloured canines.

Hundreds of stray dogs poisoned in Karachi

Hundreds of stray dogs poisoned in Karachi

Officials have poisoned hundreds of dogs in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi in the latest effort to curb a population of strays that attack thousands of people each year in the teeming mega-city of some 20mn.