• Wednesday
  • September 17, 2014
  • Last updated: 10:35pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 31 for dog breeding

Search results

  1. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Dog breeding licences 'won't protect animals'

    Posted Feb 18th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Critics say code of practice stipulating mating caps and daily exercise will be hard to enforce Dog breeding licences 'won't protect animals' Animal welfare groups have cast doubt on government plans to introduce three types of licences to control dog breeding, claiming the move won't protect animals. Critics say that the rules, designed ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Police discover 135 dogs and cats living in filthy Tai Kok Tsui flat with no aircon

    Posted Nov 06th 2013, 05:56am by Johnny Tam, Clifford Lo

    ... Johnny Tam and Clifford Lo Tai Kok Tsui flat may have been used to breed pets in unhygienic conditions, police say Man arrested over 135 caged dogs and cats A 60-year-old man was arrested ... ft and littered with trash and animal waste. The dogs were mainly small or medium breeds and included poodles, Pomeranians and Welsh corgis. Police suspected the flat was used as an illegal ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Civic Party embarks on a campaign to reform the pet trade

    Posted Nov 09th 2012, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... old and has difficulty walking- but this dog's problem is the result of neither disease nor an accident. It is from cross-breeding a basset and beagle. But his life has been lucky living ... due to careless breeding in Hong Kong, as the two species look similar. Mo's dog is not the only one with difficulties. In another case, a puppy that got too big was sent to five ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Dog kennels being kept on a tight lease

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 05:28am by Christy Choi, MICHAEL DE WAAL MONTGOMERY

    ... ends Dog kennels being kept on a tight lease The government should relax the rules on leases for private animal shelters so that stray dogs don't end up on "death row" every few ... landlord calls time in December on a six-month rental extension. "We take [dogs] from government kennels all the time," Sally Anderson, of Hong Kong Dog Rescue, said. "It would ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Illegal dog traders face crackdown

    Posted Oct 04th 2012, 12:00am by AMY NIP AND JOANNA CHIU

    ... and sold two dogs a month to pet traders, indicating they were breeding for business rather than as a hobby. The department proposes two types of breeder licences- one for those who have up to four bitches for breeding, and one for people who have more than four. The latter would be subject to more stringent rules. Pet owners who want to sell just one of their own dogs will be able to get ...

  6. News - China - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Dogs can be your friends... and your dinner: People's Daily calls for tolerance after dog-meat backlash

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 02:12pm by WU NAN

    ... Wu Nan nan.wu@scmp.com State newspaper refuses to take sides, instead calling for tolerance and more dog-meat regulation Dogs can be both man’s best friend – and his food, the Communist Party's main newspaper has said in an attempt to defuse tensions over a controversial dog-meat festival in Guangxi province. The Yulin Dog Meat Festival, observed for decades during the summer ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Stay of execution for 80 death row dogs as charity given lease extension

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 05:29pm by Christy Choi

    ... lease of life for dogs on death row Eighty dogs that were condemned to be put down have been given a stay of execution, after their animal shelter, in Sai Kung, received a six-month extension ... again," Sai Kung Stray Friends Foundation chairwoman Narelle Pamuk said. The dogs were not completely out of the woods, Pamuk said. The new premises the foundation secured in Ma On Shan, ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Poison suspected of killing four dogs at Big Wave Bay, Shek O

    Posted Oct 21st 2012, 12:00am by Hazel Parry

    ... unconfirmed death in the neighbourhood. Dixon said he suspected the dogs were poisoned around October 5. He saw the first dog, a nine-year-old shih tzu cross breed, that day, and a year-old ... in dog deaths at Big Wave Bay Dog owners are being warned to be on their guard after the deaths of up to four dogs from suspected poisoning at Big Wave Bay in Shek O. The animals died within days ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Death row dogs: 80 rescue animals face being put down after Hong Kong charity made homeless

    Posted May 29th 2014, 04:16am by Hazel Knowles

    ... Hazel Knowles Appeal for help as charity loses kennels, leaving 80 dogs' lives on the line The rescue dogs on death row These are three of the 80 dogs that could be put down in 22 ... in to "clean up the site" which has been sold to a new landlord. The dog-rescue charity, whose lease has already expired, was hoping the landlord would give it more time after plans to move ...

  10. News - World - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Mexico's 'circus wars' heat up amid animal bans

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 10:57pm by AP

    ... square at which circus entertainers put on a free show with horses and dogs- the only animals they will be allowed to use under a new city law banning acts with lions, tigers, elephants and other ...




SCMP.com Account