The recent public hearing on dog menace organised by the SHRC saw vociferous support for the canines from glamorous animal welfare activists, Maneka Gandhi, former Union Minister and Amala Akkineni of Blue Cross.

While one may have concern for the mute beings, what about scores of children mauled and bitten by dogs and scarred psychologically? Who would understand the pain and suffering of the dog bite victims? Perhaps they too need another celebrity duo to make an impact on their behalf.