Re: dogs in bhutan
hi, i am from Bhutan and i'm very glad about your concern.
You are right about the news..every year there is out break of rabies disease, and it takes life of animal as well as human.
The government is doing every thing it can to prevent it, it has opened veterinary hospital even in the remote location(where u have to walk for days) and they also organize large camping every year (all over the states) which includes vaccination & castration of dogs (cash reward has been given to people who bring the dogs including street dogs). Govt has also built shelters for the street dogs where by they take the dogs to those shelters. However, doing such action has not been able to curb those problems because of the vast open borders and high cost implication.
It is one major complaint launched by the tourist and is one of the major problems.
any further information your require, i would be glad to give it to you.
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