It's a dog's life with Uber's departure from Singapore, say pet owners

Mr Joe Havely with his dog Scooby. With Uber's exit from Singapore, a group of pet owners are now left without an on-demand pet taxi service. More than 1,000 people have started a petition to ask Grab to retain the UberPet service.
Mr Joe Havely with his dog Scooby. With Uber's exit from Singapore, a group of pet owners are now left without an on-demand pet taxi service. More than 1,000 people have started a petition to ask Grab to retain the UberPet service.ST PHOTO: SEAH KWANG PENG
Uber's exit from Singapore will also lead to the departure of the UberPet service.
Uber's exit from Singapore will also lead to the departure of the UberPet service.ST PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG

SINGAPORE - Pet owners who do not have their own transport have been relying on pet-friendly UberX saloon cars to take their furry companions out.

But with Uber's exit from Singapore, UberPet will also disappear. The Uber app will cease to operate on April 8.

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