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  1. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    Ocean Park urged to disclose dolphin deaths after 'attempted suicide' video

    Posted May 30th 2013, 10:10am by Ernest Kao

    ... Dolphin Conservation Society, said in an interview with the South China Morning Post. "But it’s not about the quantity of life, it’s about the quality of life that we are concerned ...

  2. News - Asia - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    US ambassador Kennedy draws nationalist ire with tweet condemning Japan dolphin slaughter

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 05:55pm by Julian Ryall

    ... widespread criticism from conservative groups in Japan. In a message on the social media site on Saturday, ambassador Kennedy said she was "deeply concerned by inhumaneness of drive hunt dolphin ... fishermen herding a pod of more than 250 dolphins into a small bay close to the town of Taiji, including infant dolphins and a rare albino calf, according to the US conservation group Sea Shepherd, ...

  3. News - China - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    ‘Cover-up’ of Henan panda's death casts suspicion on zoo

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 04:11pm by Andrea Chen

    ... from the WWF-backed China Conservation and Research Centre for the Giant Panda, surnamed Han, confirmed to the Post that the panda's remains were cremated, noting that the cremation took ... screenshots of those posts. Those two microblog posts could no longer be accessed on Friday. According to the global conservation body WWF, pandas subsist almost entirely on bamboo, and must eat 12kg ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    Activists call for Ocean Park boycott after deaths of animals

    Posted Nov 11th 2013, 06:21am by Ernest Kao

    ... environment. The park said the recent deaths were the result of disease with "rapid morbidity and high mortality". It said it had notified the Agricultural, Fisheries and Conservation ... to promoting conservation rather than competing with other theme parks. ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    Protesters demand Ocean Park puts an end to dolphin shows

    Posted Jul 28th 2013, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... mimicked the sea. Ng handed a petition with 1,500 signatures to Timothy Ng, deputy director of the park's conservation foundation, and hoped he would consider the proposal to phase out shows within a few years. An Ocean Park spokeswoman said dolphins and other marine mammals played a key role in the education about and conservation of their species. "While we and the protest ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    'Elephant angels' take up crusade to destroy Hong Kong tusk stockpile

    Posted Sep 15th 2013, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... advisory committee rejected the proposal. This decision contradicted recommendations by the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department, which found incineration was an effective way ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    Animal-rights volunteers in Sai Kung slam lame way of catching strays

    Posted Jul 07th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... to the Sai Kung Stray Friends group. It then stepped into a second snare set up by the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department a few weeks ago. A volunteer who found the dog criticised ...

  8. News - China - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    China flouting UN tiger accord, says environmental report

    Posted Feb 26th 2013, 10:38am by AFP

    ... represents one of the biggest cons ever perpetrated in the history of tiger conservation. “Pro-tiger trade policies are championed by only a handful of officials in a couple of government departments ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    Drying shark fin on Kennedy Town roof shows dirty trade is thriving

    Posted Jan 04th 2013, 12:00am by Thomas Chan

    ... Union for Conservation of Nature said one-third of all shark species are threatened with extinction. ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    Shark fin trade 'victim of anti-Chinese conspiracy', say traders

    Posted Jan 05th 2013, 12:00am by Thomas Chan

    ... The International Union for Conservation of Nature says a third of all shark species are threatened with extinction. Correction:  In the eighth paragraph, the numbers of 2011 and 2012 shark fin imports ...



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