Sunday, October 04, 2009



The countdown has begun to the first-ever dog forum organised by the Petaling Jaya City Council in conjunction with World Animal Day 2009.

"Dogs: Pets or Pests?" is the title of the forum that will start with a key note introductory speech by Dr Chandra Muzaffar. The Forum will be launched by YB Ronnie Liu.
Here is the itinerary of the day: 

  1. 7.30am - 8.15am: Registration of participants.
  2. 8.15am - 8.30am: Arrival of VIPs YB Ronnie Liu and Datuk Bandar.
  3. 8.30am - 9.15am: Speeches by the VIPs and presentation of awards and appreciations.
  4. 9.15am: "A Just World For Animals by Dr Chandra Muzaffar. Moderated by MBPJ Councillor Richard Yeoh. Followed by Q & A.
  5. 10.15am - 10.45am: Tea break/ Press Conference
  6. 10.45am: MBPJ Presentation by Dr Sadiah, Head of MBPJ's Health Department.
  7. 11am: Responsible Pet Ownership by SPCA Chairman Christine Chin.
  8. 11.15am: Animal Healthcare and Cruelty by Dr Thiba Rajoo from the Department of Veterinary Services.
  9. 11.30am: Animal-Assisted Therapy by Anthony SB Thanasayan, President of Petpositive.
  10. 11.45am - 12.45pm: Q & A conducted by Mr V Paneerselvam, MBPJ Councillor.
  11. 12.45pm: Summary by Shenaaz Khan from Petpositive and Anthony SB Thanasayan, Head of CAT of MBPJ.
  12. 1pm: Close.

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