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Singapore 13 Jun 2016 | 10:11 AM

Singapore's AVA to investigate case of cat hurled from HDB flat

SINGAPORE: The Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) here said it will probe the death of a cat after it was allegedly hurled from an HDB block in Redhill on Saturday.

AseanPlus News 22 Sep 2004 | 12:00 AM

AVA buys off poultry to reduce bird-flu risk

A TOTAL of 75 ducks and chickens owned by 18 households on Pulau Ubin were bought by the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) yesterday, as part of an effort to reduce the risk of these backyard creatures getting bird flu from wild birds.

Nation 30 Sep 2004 | 12:00 AM

Malaysian poultry back in Singapore but AVA will impose stricter checks

Trucks carrying more than 120,000 chickens, 2,000 ducks and 1.3 million eggs a day from Malaysia will start rolling into Singapore this morning following the city state's decision to partially lift the six-week-old ban.

Nation 23 Apr 2016 | 3:52 AM

Malaysian prawns get clean bill of health from Singapore's food authority

SINGAPORE: Singapore's Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) told The Straits Times that it has not detected veterinary drug residues such as nitrofurans and amphenicols in prawns and shrimps from Malaysia.

AseanPlus News 30 Jan 2016 | 12:00 AM

26 cat deaths reported in Yishun

SINGAPORE: The Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) has received a total of 26 reported cat deaths in Yishun since September last year, it said at a press briefing.

AseanPlus News 21 Dec 2017 | 1:37 PM

Singapore rolls out 5-year sterilisation programme to manage stray dog population

SINGAPORE: To better manage the stray dog population in Singapore, the Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority (AVA) will be rolling out a five-year programme aimed at sterilising 70% of such dogs here.

AseanPlus News 04 Sep 2017 | 1:13 PM

Monkey steals eggs, scratches child in Singapore housing estate

SINGAPORE: The Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) is working with the Pasir Ris-Punggol Town Council to monitor the situation after a monkey was spotted at a Housing Board estate encroaching on residents' space and scratching a child.

AseanPlus News 24 Dec 2004 | 12:00 AM

Forty exotic animals kept illegally in flats seized

NEARLY 40 exotic animals were seized by the Agro-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) this week after it acted on tip-offs.

AseanPlus News 25 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

80,000 strays to be culled

EXPECT to see fewer stray cats, if any, roaming the neighbourhood. The Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) confirmed what animal lovers had suspected since last week: that a campaign to cull stray cats was being mounted island-wide in the wake of SARS.

Nation 23 Nov 2004 | 12:00 AM

Singapore officials inspect 11 duck farms in Perak

Veterinary officials from Singapore's Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) inspected 11 duck farms in Malim Nawar and here to check on the cleanliness before making a decision on whether to lift the ban on duck import from Perak.