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  1. Nine cats' lives lost in cubicle fire

    Posted Jun 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Nine cats suffocated but five others survived when a fire broke out in a Sham Shui Po cubicle yesterday. A 40-year-old woman said by neighbours to be living on social security had moved into the 100-sq-ft cubicle in Tung Chau Street a week ...

  2. Snakes alive, a U-turn on freeing pythons

    Posted Jul 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Simon Parry Captured Burmese pythons are being released back into the Hong Kong countryside rather than being deported to the mainland in a policy U-turn that has delighted animal-welfare groups but worried some pet owners. For years, the pythons- Hong Ko ...

  3. Setting the record straight on SPCA plan for neutering stray dogs

    Posted Sep 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I refer to your editorial 'SPCA plan shows way out of stray-dog killing cycle' (September 2). The writer seems to have misunderstood the fundamental concept of what the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is planning to do. As the s ...

  4. Who needs pedigree- the case for mongrels as top dog

    Posted Feb 10th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung Campaigners say mixed breeds have unfair reputation Activists are gearing up for a new battle against discrimination- this time among dogs. They say pet lovers don't understand mongrels and discriminate unfairly against them, making it ...

  5. talk back

    Posted Mar 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Q Should the government save the Sau Mau Ping temples? I hope the government will realise the importance of those temples after seeing hundreds of people protest against their demolition. Temples are important to Sau Mau Ping and to Chinese in general. Yo ...

  6. Passion for pets

    Posted Apr 15th 2005, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... LILIAN GOH Young Post: How did you learn grooming? Gabbie: When I was studying at university in Canada, I attended a three-month summer course at a private grooming school. Although I took the course purely out of interest, it turned out to be very compre ...

  7. Talkback

    Posted Feb 15th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... be replaced when it dies. The Zoological and Botanical Gardens should appeal to the government for funds to supply the animal with a larger facility. The animal needs space to move around ...

  8. Talkback

    Posted Jan 24th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the jaguar in the Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens. The poor beast is hobbling along, dragging its hindquarters and apparently in some distress. I believe the condition has endured ...



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