Authorities Kyrgyz capital plan this year to make shooting about 10,000 stray dogs, said Tuesday during a press conference, the Deputy Head of the municipal enterprise "Tazalyk" Bishkek Pavel Klimenko.
"Every day, we receive about 20 applications for the shooting of stray dogs. Now Bishkek has an estimated 10,000 homeless animals," — he said.
According to a city hall, shooting stray dogs by the definite schedule in the morning and at night, so as not to injure the psyche of the citizens.
In the State of the City Hall on 10 shooters and sobakolovov, which, according to him, last year, managed to destroy more than 5000 animals.
Bishkek mayor's office representative said that going to such inhumane measures of the power of the capital makes the lack of funds for construction and maintenance of the dog kennel.
"Do not make barbarians of us, until it has to. Kennel required for the construction of about 15 million soms (about 300,000 dollars)," — he said.
Meanwhile, authorities in Bishkek encourage cooperation of active citizens and community groups to identify "other ways to solve the problem."
"We ask the owners of private houses do not throw puppies and call sobakolovam. They often turn wishing to get a pet. Puppies arrange much easier," — he said.