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  1. Everything's sweet at first Chinese medicine clinic for pets

    Posted Dec 11th 2005, 12:00am by Niki Law

    ... Niki Law Chinese medicine is hard enough for humans to take, with its bitter taste and pungent odour, never mind for dogs, whose sense of smell is vastly superior. But eight-year-old Pomeranian Happy was slurping it down in grand style yesterday at Hong Kong's first Chinese Medicine Veterinary Hospital. 'We just take out all the bitter ingredients and add things like ...

  2. Health chiefs may set up food safety advice group

    Posted Sep 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... comprising medical and veterinary experts, food scientists, nutritionists and academics. They are expected to provide advice on setting food standards and conducting research on food safety. ... for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition in the US and the Agri-food and Veterinary Authority in Singapore were government agencies. Meanwhile, the director of food and environmental hygiene, Gregory ...

  3. Vets develop code to give pets better treatment

    Posted Mar 21st 2005, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Patsy Moy New body plans to guarantee world standards at local veterinary clinics Hong Kong's pampered pets are about to get a standard of service equivalent to the best in the world. ... 349 registered veterinarians in Hong Kong in July last year. Up to March 16, the Veterinary Surgeons Board of Hong Kong had received 173 complaints against veterinarians since being ...

  4. Resume

    Posted Nov 16th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 1998: Attended the Royal Veterinary College, University of London Vet School 2004: Graduated and came back to Hong Kong to join the SPCA Programme: Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine Degree (BVetMed) School: Royal Veterinary College, University of London Vet School Duration: five years Curriculum: basic biological principles relating to body functions and disease, the ability ...

  5. US$250m sought to end bird flu in Asia

    Posted Jul 07th 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... senior veterinary officer of the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department, said many of the recommendations to emerge from the meeting had already been implemented in Hong Kong. Joseph ...

  6. Four officials sacked for lying about disposal of dead pigs

    Posted Aug 07th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bin, the county's Taiping Town Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Medicine Station chief. According to the report, Mr Li and his bureau staff lied about the disposal of 78 dead pigs, filing ... and the others did not follow procedures set by the State Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Medicine Bureau in documenting the disposal of dead pigs. In addition, the four misled reporters from CCTV who ...

  7. Flu drug debacle not our fault, says China

    Posted Oct 29th 2005, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... Josephine Ma in Beijing China yesterday denied it was responsible for rendering a bird flu antiviral medicine useless to humans by allowing farmers to give it to chickens. Southeast Asian countries, not China, should be blamed for making the H5N1 strain resistant to amantadine, a popular and relatively affordable human flu drug, said Jia Youling, chief veterinary officer ...

  8. Love of animals

    Posted Nov 16th 2005, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... difficult? H: Yes. Like the bachelor's degree programme in medicine, the veterinary course also takes five years to complete. And we don't study only one kind of animal. Theoretically, we ... have three dogs at home. In fact, many of my family members are doctors. I, too, thought about studying medicine. But since I also like animals, I wanted to study something that would fulfil ...

  9. Brought to heal

    Posted Nov 01st 2005, 12:00am by Sherry Lee

    ... course, didn't give up. Referrals from 10 veterinary clinics kept her bookings diary full. She recently opened her own clinic, offering alternative therapies and western medicines. Besides ... While many people rely on traditional Chinese medicine, few would dream of using it on their pets. Sherry Lee meets the practitioners who are out to change perceptions IT WAS PAINFUL ...

  10. Too soon to rule out bird flu in goose deaths: expert

    Posted May 10th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... But Xiao Luzhong of Qinghai University's Veterinary Medicine Department, a leading member of the investigation team, said it was still too early to draw such a conclusion. 'It is not safe ...




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