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  1. HKU steps up to offer law studies on animal rights and welfare

    Posted Jan 10th 2009, 12:00am by N. Jayaram

    ... of law at the University of Hong Kong (HKU) will from next week offer a course in animal law, focusing on animal rights and welfare. 'The university offers the only human rights LLM [master ... Law School in Portland in the United States, students can do a master's in environmental law with a specialisation in animal law. But why bother with animal rights or even animal welfare ...

  2. Welfare group gives animal-lovers the low-down on safe sex for pets

    Posted Jun 05th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... wants to emphasise the importance of spaying and neutering your pets. The animal welfare group's party and fund-raiser was stressing the message even as they whooped it up in risqu? style with lingerie fashion shows, pole dancers and an auction of items donated by animal-lovers (no, not that kind of animal love) such as photographer Wing Shya, actress Maggie Quigley and painter Digger T. ...

  3. animal welfare

    Posted May 04th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... protection under animal cruelty laws c. to illustrate that no one cares enough about fish to prosecute animal rights violators d. to explain how fish are protected by animal cruelty laws 3 How do we ... a particular effect f. chained Think about 1 Should fish be given the same rights and respect as other animals? 2 Why is it so hard to prosecute restaurant owners who put big fish on display? 3 Why ...

  4. animal welfare

    Posted Feb 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the following words with their meanings below 1 urbanites 2 de-sex 3 'to no avail' 4 tranquiliser a. to surgically remove an animal's reproductive organs b. a term to describe those ...

  5. Helping to save animals

    Posted Sep 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lai Ying-kit A group of teenagers have committed themselves to promoting animal welfare by working with an animal rights' group in education campaigns, animal rescue and pet shop inspections. Last Saturday, the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) launched its Roadshow 2009 campaign aimed at promoting animal welfare. The campaign will last for a year, ...

  6. Academics push for law to protect animal rights

    Posted Sep 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... rights. 'A law does not have to be initiated by the government. Animal welfare is a new area for the government, and we hope we can help provide a template.' There are piecemeal laws governing the hunting of wild animals, animal quarantine and the husbandry industries, but 'animal welfare' remains an alien term in legislation, and the government has largely remained ...

  7. Safer sex for HK's animals: a fund-raiser that looks to be wild

    Posted May 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo An animal welfare group wants to stop strays from reproducing - by apparently encouraging people to do more of it. We were initially taken aback by the Safe Sex 4 Pets night it is organising for June 3. How do you do it safely with animals? Actually, 'STOP Save HK's Cats and Dogs' - this is indeed the group's name - is organising the 'sensual' ...

  8. Political Animal

    Posted Jan 08th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is expected to uphold the welfare of the oppressed and those subject to discrimination. So no wonder that, after publicising his strongly worded statement on Monday opposing the inclusion of gay ... for the elderly and welfare for children with learning obstacles. But why not do that inside the framework of the party? 'In fact, many people don't like the party tag. We get more flexibility ...

  9. Political Animal

    Posted Aug 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for the cost of a half-page newspaper advertisement? Outgoing director of social welfare Stephen Fisher may not know, but an ad placed yesterday in the Chinese-language Ming Pao Daily caused some ... is Hong Kong's conscience'. That raised the hackles of activist Jackie Hung Ling-yu, who has been helping two-way-permit-holding mums who do not qualify for welfare because they have ...

  10. Night owls and caged birds don't mix, animal-lovers tell club

    Posted May 17th 2009, 12:00am by Dan Kadison

    ... to better the welfare of the animals, such as placing the birds in bigger cages, allowing them to sleep more at night and exposing them to less noise, a spokeswoman said. Dragon-i was in another ... Dan Kadison Central hot spot Dragon-i is ruffling the feathers of a local animal rights group because it has caged dozens of birds and put them on display. People for the Ethical Treatment ...




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