SPCA: "This level of neglect has gone on for many years. We should not have reached this point."
The idea behind this program is to teach the prisoners how to manage in the outside world.
While Israel is known for the many stray cats roaming the streets, lesser known are the wild boars that roam the streets of Haifa.
Other animal infections with COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the new coronavirus, have been occasionally reported around the world during the current pandemic.
From preliminary questioning it is suspected that the two suspects have already sold several puppies, worth tens of thousands of shekels.
"Let's keep Singapore healthy," the yellow and black robodog named SPOT said in English as it roamed around.
The pooch apparently contracted the virus from the mother, father or son in the household who all have confirmed cases.
Scientists believe that dogs could be able to test up to 250 people per hour by sniffing them.
The child, who was two years old, was from Bir Hadaj. The majority of the nation’s wild dogs population is in the south.