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  1. 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 ...

  2. News - China Insider - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Bad aim with poisoned dart costs Chinese dog killer his life

    Posted Aug 29th 2013, 02:24pm by Amy Li

    ... Amy Li chunxiao.li@scmp.com A dog meat vendor, working for a smuggling operation in China’s Hunan province, has died after mistakenly shooting himself with a crossbow which fires poisoned ... killed over a 1,000 dogs were later arrested. They admitted to killing dogs before freezing them, hoping to sell their meat later for a higher profit. Some Chinese people believe the eating ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL WELFARE

    SPCA website reveals horror inside Yuen Long dogs home

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 04:05am by CHRIS LAU

    ... Chris Lau chris.lau@scmp.com SPCA website reveals horror inside dog home Images of dogs feeding on the carcasses of other dogs at a Yuen Long shelter were published yesterday on the website of an animal welfare group. The photographs show some carcasses reduced to bones, while one dog appeared to have died trapped between the bars of a gate as it tried to escape. The six ...

  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

    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, ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Greyhounds Australasia bans racing dog exports to Macau track

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 05:14am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry Australian body halts supply of racing dogs to Macau, citing inadequate care Greyhound export ban threatens Canidrome Australia's leading greyhound racing body has banned the export of dogs to Macau in a move that could threaten the future of the controversial Canidrome track. Greyhounds Australasia has stopped issuing so-called "greyhound passports" to dogs ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Scheme to desex stray dogs ready for trial run

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 04:59am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Scheme to desex stray dogs ready for trial run A trial scheme to desex stray dogs in an effort to control the feral population could start early this year, if it gets final approval from the government. Dogs in two areas- in Cheung Chau and Yuen Long- have been identified by animal welfare groups for the trial, and so far there has been little ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Give your pets dried food despite discovery of cancer toxins, vets say

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 12:11pm by Amy Nip and Johnny Tam

    ... provided that owners choose high-quality products. There are an estimated 286,300 households with pets in Hong Kong, according to a 2006 Census and Statistics Department survey. Many dog owners try to save money by buying cheap food for their pets, but end up paying more to the vets, said Sally Andersen, of Hong Kong Dog Rescue. “As a human, it’s not good living only on junk food,” she said. ...




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