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After ban on Jallikattu, AWBI pushes for ban on Kambala races in Karnataka

AWBI in a letter has asked that immediate steps be taken to stop the Kambala events that are planned to be held in the state as per the Kambala calender.

PETA files petition in SC, demands notification on Jallikattu struck down

In December 2015, the AWBI advised the Ministry not to go against the Supreme Court judgement.

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Agra pigeon contest scrapped after animal board objects

The board also said the contest violated the Performing Animals Act and was being held without the permission of the board.

Kerala: Won't take action against those who kill dangerous dogs, says minister

The minister’s clarification came in the wake of widespread protest from public against the police decision to register case against those who culled stray dogs.

In Unnao, an annual ‘gosht ka mela’ where 2,000 goats are slaughtered

MoEF unit writes to DM, SP to stop practise, villagers agree.

Dog sterilisation drive: Civic body, animal lovers at loggerheads

The MC claims that 1,200 dogs have already been sterilised in four wards since February.

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Days before Bakrid, animal welfare board calls for ban on camel slaughter

Alok Ranjan, who confirmed receiving the letter from AWBI, assured to take steps.

Days before Bakrid, animal welfare board calls for ban on camel slaughter

Enforcement of these guidelines set by the AWBI, however, will be a difficult task for the state administration as religious sentiments are involved

Dussehra fair in BRS Nagar: Elephant, camel rides cancelled as AWBI intervenes

The letter demanded immediate cancellation of animal rides planned at the fair.

To curb stray dog menace, MC can look to Jaipur — for greater bite

In Delhi, the population of stray dogs reportedly declined from over 10 lakh a couple of years ago to less than three lakh in 2013.

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