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Show yourself some respect

My Primary Six class teacher said: 'Respect yourself and others will respect you.'

At the time, I couldn't really understand what that meant.

Friday, 14 March, 2008, 12:00am

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Show yourself some respect

My Primary Six class teacher said: 'Respect yourself and others will respect you.'

At the time, I couldn't really understand what that meant.

14 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Talkback

What do you think of Times Square's public space?

Times Square management is being criticised for letting out its ground floor piazza space for profit.

11 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Helping out at the vet's was the start of a life's journey

When I was a teenager in northwestern London in the 1970s, I used to go and help out at my local vet's after school and in the holidays. I must've spent weeks there and they let me be very hands-on looking after the animals. I'd even foster some, bring them home and be involved in their healing process.

1 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Call to make dumping animals an offence

Lawmakers are urging the government to make abandoning animals an offence under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Ordinance.

A proposal to that effect was put forward at a meeting yesterday of the Legislative Council's panel on food safety and environmental hygiene.

20 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Talkback

Should repeat animal abusers be barred from owning pets?

In recent years there has been a lot of discussion about the problem of animal abuse. People caught abusing animals are arrested and punished by the courts.

I think those people who reoffend must be barred from owing pets.

Society has already given them a chance to turn over a new leaf.

16 Feb 2008 - 12:00am