ISLAMABAD: wildlife officers on Tuesday rescued 3 wolf pups from Lehtrar street.

Islamabad flora and fauna management Board (IWMB) authentic Zaheer Mirza informed the domestic dogs are healthy.

“The culprits are canine breeders and train army dogs.

. Two people have been apprehended in this example and might be surpassed over to the police to register a case in opposition to them for illegally buying and selling in endangered species,” he said.

He said the operation changed into finished after the IWMB received a tip. He stated shooting and buying and selling in endangered species like wolves is prohibited beneath the third time table of the Islamabad natural world protection Ordinance 1979.

“Wolves have come to be extremely rare and are on the verge of disappearing in Pakistan because of the lack of their herbal habitat and unlawful change,” Mr Mirza said.

IWMB Assistant Director Fahim Changwani stated that not like lions and other wild animals, wolves cannot be tamed.

“They move in packs and are extraordinarily shielding of every other. Wolves are the country wide animals of nations together with Turkey and Mongolia, and surprisingly respected,” he introduced.

IWMB officials informed the 3 wolf doggies have been given to the canine breeders by the son of an elected member to be sold at the black marketplace.

“The apprehended people did not say greater,” Mr Mirza said.

published in sunrise, July 11th, 2019