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  1. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL CRUELTY

    SPCA steps up animal trap patrols

    Posted Sep 15th 2012, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... dogs in the past two years. Three were found in such pain, with a leg crushed in the jaws of the rusty steel traps, that they had to be put down by the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty ... eight months of this year. In the 11 cases since November 2010, a total of eight dogs were trapped, with three having to be put down. One stray dog managed to flee with a trap attached to its ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Man who set barking village dog on fire gives himself up

    Posted Sep 04th 2012, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Man who set barking dogon fire gives himself up A man turned himself in to police yesterday saying he was responsible for setting fire to a dog in its ... it alight. The owner put out the flames but the dog was so badly burned it had to be put down. The attacker lives in a high-rise block of flats next to the village house in Kei Lun Wai where ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: imaginary friends

    Posted Sep 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... against the slaughtering and sale of dog meat for human consumption in Hong Kong were only introduced in the post-war era, as an anti-rabies measure. The licensing and registration of dogs ... Jason Wordie From being forced to live in stifling, cramped spaces to being treated like a child, it's a dog's life for many of Hong Kong's pooches, writes Jason Wordie ...

  4. Snakes alive, a U-turn on freeing pythons

    Posted Jul 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... in harmony with these animals. The python is a protected species and it has a right to be here... Some cats and dogs will probably go missing, but it's just one of those things.' News ...

  5. Microchips help track released reptiles

    Posted Jul 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... if they are released in a different area. There are no recorded cases of pythons attacking humans in Hong Kong although there have been cases of attacks on pet cats and dogs and attempts to eat newborn calves. One particularly aggressive four-metre python living near the entrance to the Sai Kung Country Park is thought to be responsible for three attacks on pet dogs in the same area between 2006 ...

  6. Test the water before buying an amphibious friend

    Posted Jul 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... They are hardy animals and survive despite the poor care that many owners give them. If a dog or a cat is kept badly, everyone is quick to notice, but a pet reptile's suffering just goes ... is often related to cats and dogs only, but tortoise and terrapin abuse is quite common- not through direct harm but by abandonment. Red-eared sliders are now widespread in Hong Kong park ponds, ...

  7. Boarding houses offer creature comforts of home

    Posted May 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Pete Spurrier If you're going on holiday and can't find a friend to look after your cat or dog, there is an alternative- you can leave your pet in the care of people who love animals as much as you do. 'I spent three years on a farm growing up in Canada. I have always loved animals: dogs, cats, horses, rabbits,' says Cara Ng, who, with her husband Andrew, ...

  8. When claws are bared on the home front

    Posted May 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Unfortunately, they don't understand a cat's social structure.' While dogs are pack animals and usually exist within a social group in the wild, Smillie says cats are mainly solitary hunters. And while social groups of related cats can live together, their social structure is vastly different to dogs. 'A lot of problems can arise when we ask unrelated animals to share ...

  9. People of the deer

    Posted Apr 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... outside with their animals. Reindeer meat is their primary food. The animals' antlers fetch a good price in China, where they are used for traditional medicine. A legend says that the Nenets ...

  10. House training is easy, but it can take time

    Posted Mar 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jade Lee-Duffy House training a new dog is a top priority. Whether it's a playful puppy or an adult, it requires time, energy and discipline. Trainer and animal behaviour therapist Rosemarie Tang, at the Animal Behaviour Veterinary Practice, provides some tips on training your dog to relieve itself at the right time and place. 'House training is very easy, but it's ...




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