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Halt Euthanasia/Deportation Of ‘Illegal’ Animals

Halt Euthanasia/Deportation Of ‘Illegal’ Animals

[Updated] “I have asked the Department of Environment and Natural Resources to immediately halt the euthanasia or deportation of illegal animals that have no history of aggression pending legislative amendments and a full review of policies going forward,” Minister of the Environment Sylvan Richards said.Speaking in the House of Assembly... Read more of this article

Dogipot Pet Waste Stations Back In Service

Dogipot Pet Waste Stations Back In Service

The Ministry of the Environment advises that as of 14 March, a private contractor will maintain the dogipot pet waste containers along the Railway Trail and in our National Parks.This a three-month contract and the Ministry will be reviewing the sites and inviting input from the public in a month’s time before issuing an annual contract for managing... Read more of this article

Photos: SPCA Hosts ‘Paws To The Park’

Photos: SPCA Hosts ‘Paws To The Park’

The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals [SPCA] hosted their 21st annual ‘Paws to the Park’ yesterday [March 5th], with the event starting and finishing at St. Paul’s Church in Paget. The event was a success, despite the chilly weather, with both the four legged and two legged braving the elements and walking to help the... Read more of this article

SPCA To Host Paws To The Park On Sunday

SPCA To Host Paws To The Park On Sunday

The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals [SPCA] will be hosting the 21st annual charity walk Paws to the Park on Sunday, March 5th at St. Paul’s Church in Paget. The event poster said, “Walk start and finishes at St. Paul’s and is primarily on the Railway Trail 1 or 2.5 mile walk. Dogs optional! All dogs attending must be current... Read more of this article

Dog Training Lectures & Workshops Next Week

Dog Training Lectures & Workshops Next Week

The Dog Training Club and Avonlea Agility are bringing in two trainers from the United Kingdom to hold evening talks and daytime workshops from January 31 to February 5. The trainers are described as “lots of fun, very experienced with lots of different types of dogs and are dynamic speakers and teachers, for a week of fun dog activities and talks.” Evening... Read more of this article

Video: Bermuda Kennel Club 2016 Dog Show

Video: Bermuda Kennel Club 2016 Dog Show

The Bermuda Kennel Club [BKC] hosted their annual Bermuda Dog Shows this weekend at the Somersfield Academy featuring four international all breed championship dog shows.The dog show — which welcomed dogs, handlers, and owners from Canada and the United States to compete with their Bermuda counterparts — got underway on Saturday despite the... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Kennel Club Dog Show

Photos: Bermuda Kennel Club Dog Show

The Bermuda Kennel Club [BKC] hosted their annual Bermuda Dog Shows this weekend at the Somersfield Academy featuring four international all breed championship dog shows. The dog show — which welcomed dogs, handlers, and owners from Canada and the United States to compete with their Bermuda counterparts — got underway yesterday despite... Read more of this article

Bermuda Kennel Club Set To Host Dog Shows

Bermuda Kennel Club Set To Host Dog Shows

The Bermuda Kennel Club [BKC] are getting set to host the annual Bermuda Dog Shows on Saturday, October 22 and Sunday, October 23 at Somersfield Academy. Featuring four international all breed championship dog shows, the weekend event will see the first two shows run on Saturday, followed by another two on Sunday, including one in the morning and one... Read more of this article

Bermuda SPCA On ‘Microchip Your Pet Month’

Bermuda SPCA On ‘Microchip Your Pet Month’

With June being touted as “Microchip Your Pet Month,” the Bermuda SPCA is reminding the public of the importance of microchipping as “an essential part of looking after your pet and ensuring that it can be positively identified.” A spokesperson said, “Microchips last the lifetime of your pet and can’t be removed easily... Read more of this article

Owner Seeks Assistance In Locating Lost Dog

Owner Seeks Assistance In Locating Lost Dog

[Updated] The owner of an 18 month old Corgi Collie mix named Teddy is asking for the public’s assistance in locating the dog, who “is shy and in a completely new environment.” Teddy arrived on the island after being rescued by an ASPCA in Texas. He broke from his lead in the Bailey’s Bay/Abbott’s Cliff area on the evening... Read more of this article

Dog Club Donates To Six Charities After Ag Show

Dog Club Donates To Six Charities After Ag Show

Charity fundraising by members of the Dog Training Club of Bermuda [DTC] has resulted in the giving of $6,500 to local causes, thanks to two agility competitions held at the Ag Show. In all, the SPCA received $1,500, $1,000 was won for the Agricultural Exhibition, the Bermuda Sloop Foundation received $500, and an additional $500 was won for WindReach. A... Read more of this article

Photos: Dog Agility Competition At Ag Show

Photos: Dog Agility Competition At Ag Show

A Dog Training Club Agility Run was held yesterday [Apr 14] at the Ag Show in support of charity, with six local organizations being supported by the event. The Agility Run saw six teams competing for charities including Windreach, the Bermuda Equestrian Foundation, SPCA, Ag Show, Bermuda Zoological Society, and BDA Sloop. The teams will run again tomorrow... Read more of this article

Man Fined For Breeding Dogs Without Licence

Man Fined For Breeding Dogs Without Licence

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [April 13], a 30-year-old man was fined for keeping and breeding Doberman Pinschers without a licence. Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo fined Jahki Dillas a total of $1,500 after Mr Dillas admitted that between a date unknown and July 2015, without a license or permission, he had bred the dog which resulted in four... Read more of this article