Posts from ‘July, 2013’

First human rabies case

This was bound to happen. Given the fact that the government knew about rabies on Taiwan for a YEAR but didn’t inform the public, chances are it’s far more widespread than they’re letting on. http://www.chinapost.com.tw/taiwan/national/national-news/2013/07/24/384578/Man-tests.htm Man tests positive for rabies after pet bite A man in Taitung City tested positive for rabies last night after […]

Rabies returns to Taiwan

This is a pretty big story. With all the stray dogs in Taiwan, I suspect rabies will spread quite quickly. Just as disturbing is that it appears the government (Council of Agriculture) has been hiding from the public the fact that rabies has been back for more than a year. What were they going to […]

Please do not buy a dog

Starving canines rescued from abandoned kennel http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/taiwan/archives/2013/07/02/2003566167 A DOG’S LIFE:Taitung County animal rescue officials freed 148 dogs that had not been fed for a week from the breeding facility, at which seven had already died There are plenty of dogs that need a good home and that you can have for free. When people buy […]