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  1. Inspectors back to school to tackle animal cruelty

    Posted Jan 04th 2007, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... was launched after the Legislative Council approved an amendment to the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Ordinance last month, raising the maximum fine to HK$200,000 and imprisonment to three years. Training will include basic skills in collecting and processing evidence and knowledge in anti-animal cruelty law. Chief inspector Bobby Wong Pui-tak, at the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty ...

  2. Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA)

    Posted Jan 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Where? Hong Kong Centre, 5 Wan Shing Street, Wan Chai, Hong Kong. Why? Over 9,000 unwanted, abandoned, sick or injured animals are collected by the SPCA every year. Many of them are kept ... for volunteers include walking the dogs, cleaning the animal cages and kennels, helping SPCA staff at the office as well as co-ordinating or promoting our fund-raising events. Volunteers tend to enjoy ...

  3. Is Hong Kong taking care of animal rights?

    Posted Jun 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... used for breeding. According to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, many of them live in small cages. In addition, it is said that these animals are allowed out of their cages ... behind other developed societies in protecting animals from cruelty. Moreover, constant review of the legislation is necessary to enhance animal welfare, she adds. Hong Kong also does not have ...

  4. Activists accuse department of failing to prevent animal cruelty

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

    ... Ngan Yee-ling, of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, hoped a broader coverage of animal rights would be part of a legislative review later this year. ... Joshua But Animal-welfare advocates yesterday accused the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department of failing to prevent animal cruelty. David Wong Kai-yan, of Animal Earth, ...

  5. Karen Mok will make anti-fur film in Canada in push to end seal hunt

    Posted Feb 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Hazel Parry

    ... will be slaughtered. The trip is being organised by the Hong Kong Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA), which has joined forces with the Humane Society International in an awareness ... Mok last year was voted on to the best-dressed list of the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, in recognition of her refusal to wear animal skins. She said she hoped her trip ...

  6. Mind the gap: urban values and tradition

    Posted Feb 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... ancestral halls, she got stuck there for four days and eventually died, despite cries from urban animal lovers to save her. For fung shui reasons, the gap was A-shaped- 23cm wide where Bogi entered and 13cm wide at the exit- and the dog ended up trapped 3 metres from the exit. Volunteers and members of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) spent four days trying to reach ...

  7. I'm being illegally forced out, says SPCA director

    Posted Jan 10th 2005, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry Charity chief takes society to tribunal, alleging bribery The executive director of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is taking the charity to a labour tribunal today, claiming she is being illegally forced out of her job and was offered a car if she resigned. Pauline Taylor's submission to this afternoon's hearing says the society ...

  8. Prosecutions up for cruelty to animals

    Posted Apr 17th 2008, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... and Environmental Hygiene Department and the Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals had jointly reviewed the procedures for initial investigations at the scene of incidents and follow-up work. Dr Chow ... in the Legislative Council on the deterrent effects of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Ordinance. The ordinance was amended in 2006 to increase the maximum penalty to a fine of HK$200,000 and three ...

  9. Animal welfare kit plan for mainland

    Posted Jun 21st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lai Ying-kit An animal welfare group is planning to launch a mainland version of its educational kit to promote caring for animals in the country. The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals last June launched the Humane Education Package, a 240-page book with lesson plans and basic knowledge about animal welfare. The kit, now available in English and traditional Chinese, has ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong needs stiffer sentences for animal cruelty

    Posted Aug 12th 2013, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... SCMP Editorial Stiffer sentences for animal cruelty The importance of animal rights and welfare is often seen as a yardstick of how civilised a society is. Despite an increase in public ... and saw no reason to reduce the jail term. But the three-month imprisonment does not go far enough, as the Prevention of Cruelty to Animal Ordinance carries a maximum three years in jail ...




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