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  1. News - World - Animals

    Pet chimps lose ability to form strong social bonds, say United States researchers

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 08:25pm by WASHPOST

    ... The Washington Post Pet chimps 'lose ability to form social bonds' When chimps are raised as pets, they lose their ability to form strong social bonds with other members of their own species- even if they appear to thrive in sanctuaries as adults. According to new research, those effects can last for decades after a chimp is moved to a sanctuary- and being the pet ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - DESIGN

    Pet lovers take home cues from four-legged friends

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 01:03am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... Peta Tomlinson property.post@scmp.com Fur and furniture come together in a design approach that makes space for the needs of dogs and cats with innovative touches and products Pet lovers take home cues from four-legged friends Hong Kong famously has some of the world's most pampered pets, but how many of us would consult them about the design of the home we share? Well, we ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - CULTURE

    UK pop duo Pet Shop Boys bring their lavish stage show to Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 11:49pm by Richard Lord

    ... Richard Lord Veteran British electro-pop maestros return with a lavish new show mad about the boys Pet Shop Boys are something of a paradox — a mainstream band that consistently comes up ... on a mammoth two-year tour, Pet Shop Boys have also been busy with their other musical interests. These have included performances of their new soundtrack to Sergei Eisenstein's silent film ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - PETS

    About pets: Take precautions before giving rabbits the freedom to roam

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 10:36am by Vicki Williams

    ... Felix Paige Felix Paige Take precautions before giving rabbits the freedom to roam If you are a rabbit owner or a potential owner who wants to allow your pet to have some freedom to roam, ... droppings inside the cage and, as an owner, you need to show the pet that you respect the fact that the cage is its domain. "Even if your goal is to let your rabbit have full run ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - PET

    How to keep homes free of animal odours

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:09am by Vicki Williams

    ... Felix Paige How to keep homes free of animal odours Removing pet odours from a home can be a challenge. You thoroughly washed a rug that was soiled with urine but it still smells or, ... counsellor, the major source of pet odours is urine. So the first thing to do is to find the areas that are soiled, which may be possible using just your nose and eyes. But if that's not enough, ...

  6. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Viets’ love for ‘little tiger’ has pet owners in fear of the cat snatchers

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 11:20pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hanoi Owners live in fear of cat snatchers The enduring popularity of "little tiger"- cat meat- as a snack to go with beer in Vietnam means pet owners ... 35. Vietnam banned the consumption of cats in a bid to encourage pet ownership and keep the rat population under control. But there are still dozens of restaurants serving cat in Hanoi ...

  7. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    ‘It’s sweeter and tenderer than dog meat’: Vietnam’s taste for cat leaves pets in peril

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 11:50am

    ... and keep the capital’s rat population under control. But there are still dozens of restaurants serving cat in Hanoi and it is rare to see felines roaming the streets – most pet-owners keep them ... pets in many other countries came about largely as a result of circumstance, said Hoang Ngoc Bau, one of Hanoi’s few trained vets. “The country was once very poor, and we had a long war. We ate ...

  8. News - World - CONSERVATION

    On fast track to extinction: cheetahs smuggled as trophy pets for Gulf’s rich

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 09:44pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian Pet trade puts cheetah on fast track to extinction The rising trade in cheetahs for luxury pets in the Middle East is helping to drive critical populations of the wild cats ... as royal hunting animals in Africa but, more recently, a growing demand for status-symbol pets in the Gulf states has further reduced populations. Cheetahs are unusually easy to tame, especially ...

  9. Business - Companies - INSURANCE

    Growing pet ownership in China drives demand for pet insurance

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 04:11am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Underwriters slow to recognise demand as ownership growth soars among Chinese families 'Four legged friends' drive demand for pet coverage The growing number of dogs and cats kept as pets in Hong Kong and on the mainland will lead to an increase in demand for pet insurance, according to a study by reinsurer Munich Re. While pet owners ...




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