'Every time someone buys a 'foreign' purebreed puppy or kitten from a breeder or pet shop, a desi animal loses a chance at finding a loving home.'
The youth told the police that his family had tied the dog to the back of the car as the kennel had been damaged. Unaware of this, he went out in the car.
The initiative, by the animal rights organisation, comes in the run-up to Cow Appreciation Day which is observed on July 13.
The model teamed up with PETA India to showcase at FDCI x Lakme Fashion Week some of the many luxurious vegan, eco-friendly materials available.
Yousuf reportedly said that he wanted to abandon the dog as his family members did not like it.
'The forward-thinking winners of PETA India's awards take fashion and compassion seriously. They make it easy to have a killer look without killing animals.'
PETA says eating animal-based foods wreaks havoc on human health which stands in direct contrast to the purpose of the government's 'Eat Right India' initatives.
PETA said that animals in tourist attractions lead to rampant violation of animal protection laws and raises animal welfare concerns.
'Cats are still much more likely to get COVID-19 from you, rather than you get it from a cat,' said Keith Poulsen, director of the Wisconsin Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory.
The year ahead will see accommodations offer pet-friendly amenities to cater for travellers' pets' needs.