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  1. Fears of dog poisoner on Lamma

    Posted Sep 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Pet owners on Lamma Island fear a dog poisoner is on the loose after at least six animals died in the past three weeks. One owner, who lost a chow, said yesterday that the actual figure was more than 10 because some cases had not been reported and the owners had decided to bury their dead pets. The Lamma Animal Welfare Centre is warning all dog ...

  2. first person

    Posted Apr 01st 2004, 12:00am by Hannah Lee

    ... As told to Hannah Lee Chan Kam-tin, 82, has been a resident on Lamma all his life. His family has lived on the island for six generations I am spreading out last night's leftover rice ... for about three months until they weigh over three catties. Then I sell them to others on the island for about $30 each. But I have no chickens at the moment because of the government's ban ...

  3. Fisherman's leg pierced by poisonous barb

    Posted Oct 29th 2007, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu A 20-year-old man was stung by a poisonous catfish off Lamma Island yesterday. The man was fishing with his father near Sok Kwu Wan at about 4pm when the venomous barb of a striped eel catfish he had caught pierced his right leg. His father sent him to Aberdeen by boat from where he was rushed to hospital. In a separate incident, a 47-year-old man fishing ...

  4. Celebrating that special bond

    Posted Jun 29th 2004, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... Tinnie Chow Hong Kong Dog Rescue's Sally Anderson has been pounding the pavements for a number of years now, usually with three or more dogs in tow, going from the veterinarian's to her HK Dog Rescue Centre on Lamma Island. Just a year old, her non-profit organisation has grown- with more and more abandoned dogs. This year, Sally has had 15 to 20 dogs with her at any ...

  5. Pet rescuer cleared over attack by dogs on jogger

    Posted Jan 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... heard that Lamma Island had a considerable problem with strays and the 59-year-old animal-lover had taken care of some 5,000 dogs over the years. Andersen said yesterday that her dogs were ... with contravening the Rabies Ordinance by having dogs that bit someone while they were not on a leash or under control in a public place. At the trial, MacDonald, a 36-year-old Canadian who lives on Lamma ...

  6. Has the Loch Ness monster made a move to warmer climes?

    Posted Apr 25th 2009, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo Pui Pui the Yuen Long crocodile helped liven up the city at the height of Sars in 2003. Who knows what magic the appearance of a mysterious creature off Lamma Island could do to revive recession-hit Hong Kong? A reader and Lamma resident spotted what looked like a relative of the Loch Ness monster submerging off the island and sent several exclusive pictures ...

  7. American dies after passing out on ferry

    Posted Apr 25th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo An American died after he passed out on a Central-bound ferry yesterday. The man, 57, identified by police only as Davis, collapsed aboard the ferry in Victoria Harbour at 9.47am as it was travelling from Yung Shue Wan, Lamma Island, to Central. He was taken to Queen Mary Hospital, where doctors declared him dead at 10.52am. Police said initial investigations found ...

  8. Revamped style awards show energy, pizzazz - and unpredictability

    Posted Feb 27th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... of the night, hands down, belonged to Banyan Tree chairman Ho Kwon-ping, who picked up the award in the hospitality category. His recollections of early years living modestly at Lamma Island's Yung ...

  9. Emily Woo Zeller

    Posted Apr 29th 2007, 12:00am by Yvonne Lai

    ... Yvonne Lai Dancer and actor Perfume: none. 'I use Bath & Body Works lotion.' Shopping: boutiques on Lamma Island. 'I like handmade and vintage stuff.' Jeans: ... the Pizza Express in SoHo.' Three items to take to a desert island: 'A person I care about, a big sweet potato and a keg of Guinness.' Bedtime story: 'When I was a kid, ...

  10. Harnessing the winds of change

    Posted Feb 26th 2006, 12:00am by Norma Connolly

    ... Norma Connolly A five-minute primer on an issue making headlines Lamma Island's wind turbine was officially launched last week, even though it's been spinning there for several ... energy for 250 homes. Will it power specific homes on Lamma? No. The electricity goes into Hongkong Electric's power grid on Lamma, which then distributes it to homes across the island ...




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