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  1. Housing chiefs agree to allow small pets

    Posted Sep 26th 2003, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... But the authority refuses to relent on the ban on dogs weighing 20kg or more The Housing Authority yesterday approved a government proposal to allow small dogs to stay on public estates with their owners. However, in accordance with the Housing Department ...

  2. Urban Jungle

    Posted Jun 19th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Lai

    ... diseases, residents have been mobilised to kill every dog they can lay their hands on. Ironically, the decaying bodies of the dead dogs pose more of a health risk than the live dogs, threatening ...

  3. urban jungleUrban jungle

    Posted Feb 16th 2007, 12:00am by Eric Lai

    ... Celebrity vet Eric Lai shares his views on society through the eyes of animals This week: Pet pigs in the Year of the Pig I was interviewed this week by a newspaper about a craze that has hit Hong Kong- the keeping of miniature pigs as pets for the Year o ...

  4. Brand story: Apothia

    Posted Oct 09th 2007, 12:00am by Susan Schwartz

    ... Susan Schwartz What is it? Apothia Fragrances and Candles. Who is the creator? Ron Robinson, one of Los Angeles' beauty star makers. He was one the first retailers to offer well-known beauty brands such as Kiehl's, Urban Decay and Aesop. 'I got into the beauty business because I love the look of it,' says softly spoken Robinson. What are the products? Three ...

  5. Urban gardens allow owners and their best friends a chance to socialise

    Posted Jul 25th 2010, 12:00am by Susie Lunt

    ... and Cultural Services Department (LCSD), the city is benefiting from the introduction of urban spaces with pet accessibility, known as pet gardens. Nineteen pet gardens have been set up, all managed ... of dogs encouraged people to stay longer, use the parks more and interact with other humans to a greater degree. 'Pet-accessible urban spaces allow non-pet-owning members of the public ...

  6. Urban Jungle

    Posted May 01st 2009, 12:00am by Eric Lai

    ... Eric Lai I am typical of many Hongkongers who have recently returned to the city from a life overseas. My mother was a first-generation immigrant to Australia and struggled with alienation because of poverty, culture and language in the early years in her ...

  7. Urban Jungle

    Posted May 15th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Lai

    ... photographer to take pictures of what was readily on hand. Hong Kong is a vibrant city of lights and is filled with urban subjects. A casual walk through Wan Chai could yield a thousand photographs. ... in close contact with nature and rural ways of life. Now my life takes place in an urban jungle, rather than a jungle filled with eucalyptus. Travels to other countries during my tenure in Hong ...

  8. Urban Jungle

    Posted Mar 06th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Lai

    ... Eric Lai It must be a mid-30s curse, but I have been to 14 weddings in the past 12 months, and it doesn't look like it's going to let up in the next 12. Not to mention my own wedding in November. There are many weddings to which I get invited wh ...

  9. Urban Jungle

    Posted Apr 24th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Lai

    ... Eric Lai There is an archaic saying that goes 'Behind every successful man, there is a woman'. It's one of those sayings that is a little sexist and outdated, but it is the truth in some situations. For me it is the absolute truth, but I wo ...

  10. Urban Jungle

    Posted Sep 11th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Lai

    ... Eric Lai One of the major diseases to emerge this century has to be obesity, and this problem isn't exclusively human- pets are often horribly obese. As we age it is easier to get fat. I have found that since my 30th birthday, my relatively stable we ...




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