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  1. Three months' jail for killing pet dog

    Posted Mar 11th 2006, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... 'It is heavier than other cases in Hong Kong but then, when you compare it to cases in Europe, Australia and the US, perpetrators of similar criminal offences would be thrown into jail for one ... the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department revealed the number of animal abuse cases in 2004 and last year were 224 and 185 respectively, Mr Wong said the real number would be much higher. His ...

  2. Big increase in penalties for cruelty to animals

    Posted Apr 07th 2006, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Fisheries and Conservation Department, 29 people were prosecuted for animal abuse between January 2004 and September last year, of whom 26 were convicted. Only two were jailed, for less than one ... among pet lovers.' The SPCA said that as well as increasing penalties, the government should encourage people to love animals. 'Like in Rome and Australia, the governments should urge ...



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