Our laws have evolved in recent years to reflect society’s growing desire to protect animals, in tandem with the growth in animal welfare groups. However, pet boarding has always been a grey area. Under AVA’s rules, pet boarders do not require a license to operate. Hence, changes are necessary to prevent and deter further tragedies. […]
In the name of development, business, investment and so on – Humans transforming as “THE INVASIVE SPECIES” for other species by occupying their space and destroying their habitat. Humans not stopping with it but also abusing, exploiting and killing these innocent species who got every right to live on this planet. Animal Mark and AWBP […]
For World Animal Day, The Business Times has featured animal lovers in Singapore! Thank you for the feature! SOSD President Siew Tuck Wah You are both president of SOSD and founder of Radium Medical Aesthetics. How do you juggle the various portfolios? Dr Siew: SOSD now has a general manager, a robust management committee and […]
“So the key to solving the problem lies not only in legislation, but also in public education. Education about alternatives to buying puppy mill dogs have to be more robust. More government-led and public-driven campaigns need to be conducted to further increase public awareness of conditions in the puppy mill industry.” – SOSD President Dr […]
Our doggies said goodbye to SOSD rehabilitation center today. Starting early today morning, volunteers gathered as we made arrangements to move half of the 90 dog to our new premises. It is one of the biggest logistical challenges we have faced in the six years sosd has operated. However we are so grateful to all […]
SOSD’s Healing Paws team was recently featured on Lianhe Wanbao! Each of our Animal-Assisted Activities aims to meet and improve our beneficiaries’ social and emotional needs. Click on the link to find out more about what we do at each session! http://www.zaobao.com.sg/zlifestyle/powerup/story20180319-843942 Also, if you are interested in joining us to volunteer at the sessions, […]
4 years into the program, Healing Paws is still touching hearts, everywhere! Pet Therapy, including our Healing Paws program, featured on 前线追踪 FRONTLINE! Learn more about this meaningful initiative through the feature!
SOSD’s Healing Paws program gives back to children and elderly, through Animal Assisted Activities sessions. Through the program, we conduct interaction sessions with people in need, spreading joy and laughter. Healing Paws has been running since 2014 as part of SOSD’s Education and Outreach Program. We believe that by reaching out to fellow Singaporeans, we […]