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Belmonte vows to sustain QC clearing ops beyond 60 days

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Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte assured that the city-wide clearing of obstructions and illegal structures will be sustained after the 60-day period given by President Rodrigo Duterte. Speaking to reporters before the demolition of the Damayang Lagi ...

Free movie tickets for elderly, PWD in Makati

Free movie tickets in Makati reach P18 million

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Makati Mayor Abby Binay disclosed that the city government has paid more than P18 million to five cinema-partners for free movie tickets issued to senior citizens and persons with disability (PWD) in the first six months of 2019. The mayor said...

Seventh most wanted man in San Juan nabbed

Police arrests San Juan's seventh most wanted man

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A man tagged by police as the seventh most wanted man in San Juan City for alleged involvement in numerous “akyat-bahay” incidents was arrested in Antipolo City on Thursday. Police Col. Ariel Fulo, San Juan City Police chief, identified ...

Metro Pets articles

QC vaccinates 55,000 pets vs rabies

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The Quezon City Veterinary Department has administered free vaccination against rabies to 55,128 household pets from January to June this year. The campaign is the city’s contribution to the control and eradication of rabies in the Philippines. Section 7 of Republic Act no. 9482, also known ...

Charges filed vs couple who performed C-section on dog

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An animal rights group has filed a criminal complaint against a couple in Quezon City who posted photos of their pregnant dog that died shortly after they forcibly performed a cesarean section to recover puppies. In a 12-page complaint filed before the Quezon City Prosecutor’s Office on Wedne...

Muntinlupa invites pet owners to join free K-9 training

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The Office of the City Veterinarian - Muntinlupa on Tuesday invited pet owners to participate in the second batch of the city government’s K-9 Search and Rescue Training. The OCV will conduct an orientation on July 7, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the second floor of the Resiliency Building in Ba...

Group spays, neuters dogs, cats on UP Diliman campus

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Animal welfare groups over the weekend spayed and neutered more than half of the population of stray dogs and cats on the University of the Philippines campus in Diliman, Quezon City. The groups – Animal Kingdom Foundation and UP Friends of Campus Animals, carried out the mass spaying and neu...

Munti LGU denies scheduling dog euthanasia

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The Muntinlupa City government on Tuesday denied reports that it was planning to euthanize 35 impounded dogs if these were not adopted by June 18. “There is no such schedule. The local government also refutes rumors of incineration of stray dogs as claimed in messages posted in social media b...

PDEA hands over 13 retired drug sniffing dogs to adopters

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The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency on Friday handed over 16 retired narcotics detection dogs to their adopters at the PDEA K9 Unit facility in Sitio Lambakin, Barangay Sto. Cristo, San Jose del Monte, Bulacan. PDEA director general Aaron N. Aquino said there were 33 applicants for adoption who ...

Pet-friendly malls in Metro Manila

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Are you a pet owner? Have you ever been in a situation where you want to do your grocery shopping but just can’t leave the house? Let’s face it, all pet owners have been in this type of situation at one time or another. Who can blame them? When faced with those cute puppy eyes or the con...

Retired PDEA dogs up for adoption

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After serving for several years as narcotics detection dogs for the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency, 16 dogs of different breeds are now retired and up for adoption. PDEA director general Aaron Aquino said the retired dogs served for several years in anti-illegal drug operations in jail faciliti...

LTFRB: Pets now allowed inside PUVs

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Pets will now be allowed inside public utility vehicles, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board announced earlier this month. According to Memorandum Circular No. 2019-019 issued on April 15, 2019, PUVs may carry pets as long as they are inside carriers and placed in a designated ...