Stray dogs

Published: June 11, 2019
Email

KARACHI: I am a resident of Block 2 Clifton, Karachi. The residents of this locality are facing the problem of stray dogs. Packs of stray dogs roam around on the streets as well as the main roads. They attack passers-by. They run after motorcyclists and motorists, causing accidents. They also bark the nights away, and people are unable to sleep due to this. I urge the authorities concerned to look into the matter at the earliest. I am not in favour of culling dogs. The government should make efforts to rehabilitate stray dogs. They also need to vaccinate the stray dogs to curb the spread of rabies as cases of dog-bites are increasing rapidly and effective measures need to be taken to handle this issue.

Muhammad Yaseen Shah Bukhari

Published in The Express Tribune, June 11th, 2019.

Like Opinion & Editorial on Facebook, follow @ETOpEd on Twitter to receive all updates on all our daily pieces.

Facebook Conversations

Leave Your Reply Below

Your comments may appear in The Express Tribune paper. For this reason we encourage you to provide your city. The Express Tribune does not bear any responsibility for user comments.

Comments are moderated and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive. For more information, please see our Comments FAQ.

More in Letters