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BITTER PUNGGOL RESIDENT CALLS AVA TO CULL DOGS IN ESTATE, CLAIMS DOGS ATTACKED HIM WHEN HE FELL ON HIS OWN

A Punggol resident claims he was "attacked" by stray dogs. He has been calling AVA to cull the dogs since 2012. However, in further examination, he was not attacked, but merely fell: "Suddenly, the dogs on his left came from behind and barked". "I was startled, lost my footing and fell." Punggol is an area where tensions between stray dogs and humans are high - due to rapid deforestation leading to the displacement of the indigenous dogs. Thousands of dogs have lost their lives, and now, the remaining dogs face extermination because a minority relentlessly pressure the authorities to act, even though many understand that the dogs are shy, and run away, rather than attack people. You can do your part, by SHARING this post, and spreading the word, that the dogs are grossly misunderstood. Many do not know how to react when they encounter stray dogs, and as a result end up falling. The dogs DO NOT attack, and will not, if we know how to react.

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