A new programme is pairing inmates and unwanted domestic animals in an initiative from the Seychelles Prison Service and the Seychelles Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SSPCA).
The programme is designed to address the growing problem of stray dogs and it will educate the prison staff and inmates on how to give proper care to pets.
Montagne Posee, an uphill location towards the western part on the main island Mahe, is a place where people release unwanted cats and dogs. The area also houses the Seychelles’ main prison. Through the agreement, the prison services and the society will jointly address the stray population in the prison area….
Source: Seychelles News Agency