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  1. OOOPs...

    Posted Nov 27th 2006, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... Andrew Sun Our story on Friday wrongly identified the SPCA as organiser of yesterday's Peak to Post Dog Walk. It was in fact organised by Hong Kong Dog Rescue. We apologise for any confusion caused. ...

  2. Woman accuses SPCA of 'senseless killing' of her cat

    Posted Mar 14th 2006, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry The owner of a cat given a lethal injection after being handed over to the SPCA has accused the animal welfare group of the 'senseless killing' of her pet. Althea ... to stop cats climbing over residents' cars- had also been neutered and had a clipped ear to show he was cared for, Ms Tan said. However, the SPCA said that although Athos was wearing ...

  3. SPCA closes its doors to abandoned puppies

    Posted Dec 30th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jasmine Wang Animal welfare group inundated as canine adoptions decline A drop in the number of people adopting stray dogs has left the SPCA with 100 animals on its hands. Thirty-three ... whether they want to raise one.' Peter Lin Chun-hung, who is in charge of finding homes for SPCA strays, said: 'Hong Kong people are brand-conscious and [in the area of dog-raising] ...

  4. Education at heart of SPCA's crusade in animal welfare

    Posted Feb 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... by the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals which celebrates its 85th anniversary this year. With the rapid growth of the vet market, Steven Calpin, executive director of the SPCA, said ... But the problem is these animals are often not microchipped, have no traceability, and they are sick.' The SPCA also wants to expand its education campaign, which now focuses on kindergarten ...

  5. SPCA 85th Anniversary All Stars for Animals Charity Concert

    Posted Oct 10th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals presents a concert featuring artists such as Karen Mok (right), Hacken Lee, Alex Fong, Stephy Tang and Anthony Lun. Today, 7.30pm, HK Cultural Centre, Concert Hall, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$100-HK$1,200 ...

  6. Organisations that help protect animals

    Posted Sep 18th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... There are several organisations in Hong Kong which help stray and abandoned animals find new homes and are devoted to the promotion of animal welfare. Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) Besides providing temporary shelter for homeless animals, the SPCA aims to raise awareness of animal protection among the public. The SPCA organsises fund-raising campaigns ...

  7. Insurance scheme aims to save more pets

    Posted Nov 16th 2006, 12:00am by Norma Connolly

    ... Norma Connolly The SPCA hopes a new insurance scheme for pets means fewer owners will have their dogs and cats put down due to ill health, old age or costly vet bills. The Society ... executive director of the Hong Kong branch of the SPCA, said: 'We believe the euthanisation of pets when they get old or sick will be reduced because of the financial help provided ...

  8. Pet project costs a million

    Posted Sep 06th 2006, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... it be that Fu, who attends SPCA activities regularly and who donates large amounts of money to it each year, is also SPCA president? The society's spokesman declined to confirm news of the renaming ...

  9. Adopt a dog

    Posted Jan 31st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) has gone up from 960 in 2003/04 to 1,095 in 2004/05. The figures include dogs surrendered by their owners as well as strays. SPCA communication manager Rebecca ... they will get tired of their pets and abandon them.' The SPCA has been organising talks to teach the public about respect for life. These discussions also help people to learn more about animals, ...

  10. Strays an ongoing problem at sites

    Posted Jan 07th 2006, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... fencing in good condition to keep strays out, he said. The SPCA, which used to put down between 3,500 and 6,000 dogs a year, introduced a no-kill policy in 2002, and no longer rounds up dogs which it does not expect to be able to find homes for. A much smaller number of dogs are put down by the SPCA every year when efforts to find them homes are unsuccessful. ...




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