June 18, 2017
He has 21 dogs, some of them strays he had rescued. Caring for them is payback for the two instances when canines proved to be his lifesaver, says this former fitness trainer
PLAYTIME Lakandula plays with his dogs at his home in Dasmariñas, Cavite. —PHOTOS BY RICHARD A. REYES
People who see his social media posts marvel at how Jerry Lakandula manages to walk more than 10 dogs of varying breeds at the same time without them snapping at each other or getting their leash all tangled up. It’s to imagine him the stern paterfamilias out to save an unruly brood from their undisciplined selves.