TCSPCA welcomes Ashcroft School
On a french field trip the Aschroft School Primary students came for an education-outreach program sponsored by the TCSPCA. Parent who wish to download pictures or drawing full size please contact firstname.lastname@example.org Also presented is the Ashcroft School Letter, which we were very happy to receive.
Fourth Annual TCI Festival of the Wagging Tails
By Rebecca Bird Turks & Caicos Weekly News
Proud dog owners and their faithful four-legged friends took to Turtle Cove Marina in Providenciales on Saturday to take part in the infamous Festival of the Wagging Tails.
The fourth annual dog show saw hundreds of people turn out to enjoy food, drinks, fun and games - and the chance to watch pets and their owners battle for top prizes.
The TCSPCA runs the event each year to raise money for animals in need of care. This year fundraising efforts focused on setting up a low cost spay and neuter facility in Providenciales.
Terry Selver, president of the TCSPCA, said the goal of the venture is to decrease the cost of surgery and allow more pet owners the opportunity to neuter their animals. Read more
July 5 ,
Dog Registration for TCI
By Vivian Tyson
In a thrust to establish a proper canine management system in the Turks and Caicos Islands, the Environmental Health Department is embarking on a drive to have all dogs in the country registered.
According to Dexter Gordon of the Animal Management Unit of the Environmental Deparment, the dogs being targeted are those residing permanently in the country and not those brought in on short visits by guests.
According to the department the programme is aimed at:
- establishing a database of all resident dogs with detailed information pertaining to breeds, vaccination status and population total; Read More
Jun 21, 2008
ANNUAL DOG SHOW JUNE 21 2008
Mark your calendar for the 2008 Festival of the Wagging Tails !
The TCSPCA annual dog show will be held June 21, 2008 in Turtle Cove Marina (under the big tent) on Providenciales. Fun for all the family: food and drinks, kids games, arts and crafts !
Is your pooch ready to be "Best in Show" this year? Registration at 12noon. Fun and games 1pm - 4pm.
TCI to ship away wild animals
The feral animal problem now being experienced on the islands of Grand Turk, Salt Cay and South Caicos should soon be a thing of the past, as the Government has chiseled a plan to have the majority of those animals shipped to neighbouring Jamaica, Haiti and the Dominican Republic for agriculture purposes. Read more
Passports system for dogs to be introduced
The Ministry of Health and Human Services will be moving to introduce a pet passport system, as part of a thrust to stem the threat of importing animal diseases such as rabies in the Turks and Caicos Islands, especially from countries where those diseases are rampant. The proposed measure was announce by Minister of Health and Human Services Dr. Lillian Boyce, while addressing reporters at a media conference at the New Media headquarters on Providenciales last week. Read more
April 16, 2008
Provo Christian School Rescues 'Cupcake' the Potcat