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  1. Dogs to be used at border crossings to sniff out smuggled meat as prices increase

    Posted Jan 15th 2008, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam and Loretta Fong Five sniffer dogs will join Customs and Excise Department inspectors next month to help detect carriers of illegal meat, as food prices continue to soar. ... a large number of travellers and to detect the scent of raw meat. The dogs indicate to their handler that they have detected something amiss by sitting next to the passenger or the suspect ...

  2. hot dogs

    Posted Aug 12th 2007, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... to adequately feed themselves, much less a non-working animal. Gau yuk (dog meat), especially from black chow breeds, has been a favourite Chinese winter food for centuries. Like mutton, the flesh is considered warming and is much-used in soups and hot-pots. Due to concerns about rabies, dog-meat consumption in Hong Kong was prohibited by law just after the Pacific war. Long-established customs ...

  3. Pet owners furious after police fail to press charges against dog poisoners

    Posted Nov 24th 2003, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... performed an emergency rescue by forcing the dog to vomit the meat. The police have not pressed any charges against the women, who admitted putting out the rat poison. Police said there was no law ... such acts. On Lamma, two dogs owned by the same person died last Wednesday after eating poisoned meat. About 20 dogs have died on the island in recent months. elaine.wu@scmp.com ...

  4. Actress puts four-legged friends first as dogs make a meal of obsession

    Posted Oct 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... eating outside. According to the actress, she is her dogs' personal chef. 'I feed my dogs fresh meat and vegetables. They are becoming quite picky.' ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. Some of us might be working like a dog, but there is no shortage of pampered pooches around either. Actress Athena Chu ...

  5. Strays on the menu

    Posted Sep 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... It does work on iPhones and Android-powered smartphones. http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/freepp/id451711306?mt=8 Top Photo Rescued dogs Thai authorities seized cages packed with 120 dogs. They were to be smuggled to Vietnam, where some restaurants serve dog meat. http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/3842331/ Top album downloads on iTunes for the week to September 14 1 Mylo Xyloto, Coldplay 2 21, Adele 3 Own ...

  6. Factbox

    Posted May 29th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... * Number of reported fatal dog poisonings on Bowen Road 1989: 22 * Most recent victims: two young Labradoodles, two-year-old sisters called Coco and Tiki, ate poison-laced meat they found ... of poison we've seen before, of pink or purple colour. I have samples taken from five or six years ago, it's the same stuff. We get it out when we flush the dog's stomach. It seemed ...

  7. 'Give the dog killer a dose of his own medicine'

    Posted Apr 15th 2005, 12:00am by Clifford Lo, Nick Gentle

    ... Nick Gentle and Clifford Lo The person laying poisoned meat to kill dogs should be killed with a dose of his own medicine, says the owner of his latest victim. Cathy Hopkins, a 41-year-old teacher, was walking her two dogs at Black's Link on Wednesday afternoon when one of them, Caspar, a two-year-old black labrador, ate some poisoned meat. 'I normally take them down ...

  8. Dogs survive poisoning

    Posted Dec 30th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Joshua But Two dogs survived an attack believed to be by the notorious Mid-Levels dog poisoner, who has killed scores of pets over the years with insecticide-laced meat in the area. The two pets- a labrador and an Airedale terrier- were jogging with their owner along Black's Link when they swallowed poisoned meat at about 4.30pm. They were taken to Valley Veterinary ...

  9. Bad dogs good for border patrol

    Posted Oct 14th 2007, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... Barclay Crawford Badly behaved beagles and labradors are being sought to help keep Hong Kong free from bird flu and rabies. Up to five dogs will be trained to detect meat, live birds and other animals on the border with the mainland under a government contract awarded to Australian dog-training firm Hanrob. The Quarantine Detector Dog Programme, run by the Agriculture, Fisheries ...

  10. Dr Dog video teaches pets are friends, not food

    Posted Aug 26th 2004, 12:00am by Flora Wu

    ... Flora Wu Friend or food? While most Hongkongers never think of their precious pets as food, this is not the case in neighbouring places where the consumption of dogs and cats is widely ... educational short film: 'Dr Dog: Friend... or Food?' As a dog lover, Ren is dedicated to helping end the eating of dogs and cats. The Dr Dog programme started in 1991 and is responsible ...




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