Animal rights activists have accused police of encouraging people to harm stray cats after another case of abuse emerged.Thursday, 27 December, 2007, 12:00am
Popular locale fights law prohibiting dogs in eateries
Despite the popularity of unofficial pet cafes, one shop that tried to go legal has been denied a licence because it allowed dogs on to its premises.
The decision has caused an outcry from Hong Kong's pet-loving public.19 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
Preparing for HKCEE English Paper 1a, Reading
Where can you find the information? Read the items of information and then decide where particular details can be found.17 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
This week: ignorance and cruelty14 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
A magistrate was hailed yesterday for 'raising the social status of animals' after he allowed a woman to keep custody of about 50 pets she had been convicted of abusing, over the objections of the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department.12 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
Celebrities making animal dumping worse, say experts
More than 30 dogs a day are receiving lethal injections in government kennels as a craze for expensive pedigree pets - which end up abandoned - exacerbates a rise in the number of animals put to death in Hong Kong.25 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
From the South China Morning Post this week in: 197920 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
Next to a vet, being a curator at a zoological facility or animal-based theme park is probably the profession that suits people who love spending long hours with animals and have a desire to connect with wildlife.17 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
Bankers aren't supposed to like bear runs, but three local financiers have put aside their reservations to help Animals Asia's moon bear sanctuary in Chengdu.15 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
How can respect for animals be promoted?
People who care about animal welfare tend to be quite well off and they can afford the cost of looking after an animal.
Poor people have to think about their own livelihoods. In some extreme cases, they may use cats and dogs for food, which is accepted in Chinese culture.14 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
About 500 animal-lovers and their pets marched from Chater Garden to the Central Government Offices yesterday to condemn the police for failing to investigate abuse against stray cats and dogs.
Participants in the march organised by the Cat Society and Animal Earth chanted 'Cold-blooded police. Accomplices of murderers'.12 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
A cat lover called police to an Aberdeen park yesterday complaining that cats had been repeatedly buried alive by workers filling in a hole in the park with rocks and soil.6 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
This week: Neuticles2 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
An animal concern group accused police last night of being totally uninterested in acting against animal abuse after a one-month-old kitten was found outside a supermarket on Choi Yuen Estate, Sheung Shui, on Tuesday night with its hind legs chopped off.
Elaine Chan Ling-yi, founder of the Cat Society, said she reported the case to police but they only put it on file.2 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
Animal activists in Zhengzhou, Henan province, are racing against time to rescue pet dogs awaiting slaughter in wet market butcheries after their owners abandoned them because of new pet ownership regulations.27 Oct 2007 - 12:00am