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  1. Keep family and animal meal times separate

    Posted Nov 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... foods that should not be given to your pet, include turkey skin, bacon and hot dogs. Liver is another meat pets should not be fed. Gray says: 'Liver can cause an abnormality in muscles ... Jade Lee-Duffy When you are eating, does your dog or cat transform into the cutest, most adorable creature that also wants a bite? If you want to keep your four-legged friend healthy ...

  2. News - World - BRAZIL

    Pooch pleasure palace a big hit with Brazilians

    Posted Nov 13th 2012, 12:00am by The New York Times in Belo Horizonte, Brazil

    ... The New York Times in Belo Horizonte, Brazil Love motel for man's best friend betrays a nation's rising affluence A cool place for dogs in heat Heart-shaped ceiling mirror: ... or the American Wild West. But Belo Horizonte's newest love motel stands apart from the crowd in one crucial aspect. It is for dogs. Animalle Mundo Pet, an eight-story enterprise in an upscale ...

  3. News - Asia - SOCIETY

    Boat cruises for pampered Singapore dogs

    Posted Mar 02nd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Singapore Pampered dogs get theirsea legs on pet cruises The guests lean over the side of the boat to catch the morning breeze as their catamaran eases off from a jetty in Singapore. A typical cruise- except for the fact the passengers are dogs. "Actually, this is their third cruise," said Andy Pe, 43, the owner of two black Labrador retrievers, ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - Animal Care

    How can a dog operation cost more than human surgery? asks top surgeon

    Posted Jan 07th 2013, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... if it is your dog that is having the operation. Like private doctors, there is no set scale of fees for vets. One veterinary clinic in Happy Valley charges HK$330 for a basic consultation, ... The hospital's outpatient service costs HK$150 before 7pm and up to HK$280 after hours. "I don't see how an operation on a dog would be more complicated and difficult than performing surgery ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Dogs help 'hidden youths' regain their confidence in Hong Kong

    Posted Jan 27th 2013, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com Dogs help bedroom hermits regain confidence They lock themselves away in their bedrooms, afraid to face society, and their numbers are growing in Hong Kong. ... penetration rates, so more young people are connected with the world, but not in a physical sense," he said. For Tsz Wai, 17, an abandoned dog called Fat Fat was her lifeline back to society. ...

  7. Lifestyle - Family & Education - PETS

    In the luxury dog house

    Posted Jan 06th 2013, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... hotel with accommodation for up to 50 dogs and cats. But there's more to the facility than good looks; it's the first pet hotel in Hong Kong to earn ISO 9001: 2008 certification- ... in pet ownership. Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department figures show that the number of licensed dogs has jumped from 67,098 in 2000 to 317,024 at the end of 2009- a 372 per cent ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Deaths of dogs may see ban on paraquat

    Posted Nov 18th 2012, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry An outbreak of poisonings of animals caused by food laced with paraquat is prompting a review of the use of the herbicide in Hong Kong Deaths of dogs may see ban on paraquat Government officials are considering imposing a ban on over-the-counter sales of the weed killer paraquat, which has been linked to a series of dog deaths. A review has been launched into the widely ...

  9. Vet saves the pets left behind at new year

    Posted Feb 28th 2010, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Chinese have given much thought to travelling with pets. For most Chinese, pets have long been treated as a toy or a guard rather than a family member. Actually, eating dog or cat meat was a traditional custom in Chinese culture until a recent anti-cruelty law was passed, making it illegal to eat or sell dog and cat meat. It's no surprise when travellers with their pets receive ...

  10. Comment - Letters

    Hong Kong's pets spread diseases

    Posted May 09th 2013, 12:00am

    ... encountering furry pets. Keeping a pet is a personal lifestyle choice. It should not affect and infringe the rights of neighbours and the general public. Dogs were once wild animals and really should not be living cheek by jowl with humans in high-rises with shoebox-sized flats. I found on Google that families who keep dogs are at greater risk of being infected by intestinal worms. Fleas and ticks ...




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