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Urban Jungle

This week: The big problem of pets in the wrong environment

I am going to share a rare animal story, not about abandonment or incurable disease, but about unfortunate circumstance and family betrayal.

Friday, 7 December, 2007, 12:00am

Dog lover breeds a successful business

How is your Tibetan mastiff business?

14 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

A new must-have: the 'lion of dogs'

Macau multimillionaire Wang Qiliu has a new status symbol to appreciate as he sips cognac with his friends at his Foshan home - three Tibetan mastiff puppies that together cost about 1 million yuan.

1 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Dr Dog video teaches pets are friends, not food

Friend or food? While most Hongkongers never think of their precious pets as food, this is not the case in neighbouring places where the consumption of dogs and cats is widely accepted.

26 Aug 2004 - 12:00am

Pooch in the pouch

A puppy delivered by Santa Claus could be the best Christmas present you ever receive - a gift that will grow on you, with lots of love and gratitude on all sides

If you want warm and fuzzy for Christmas, how about considering a new addition to the family?

5 Dec 2003 - 12:00am

Officials powerless to act over Rottweiler mauling

No action is likely to be taken against an owner or her dogs after a domestic helper was badly mauled by a pack of Rottweilers at a Yuen Long village house.

Staff from the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department said yesterday they were powerless to act because the 10 Rottweilers involved in the attack were all licensed and the incident happened on private property.

12 Mar 2003 - 12:00am

Attacking dogs acted on instinct, say experts

The dogs that attacked a woman in Yuen Long on Monday were acting on their predatory instincts and the victim could do little to save herself from serious injury, local animal experts said yesterday.

12 Mar 2003 - 12:00am

Maid badly mauled in Rottweiler pack attack

A foreign domestic helper was seriously injured after being mauled by a pack of Rottweilers in a Yuen Long village house yesterday.

The woman, who was not identified, suffered bites to her head, body, arms and legs and was admitted to Tuen Mun Hospital in a serious condition.

11 Mar 2003 - 12:00am

Undertaking Dangerous Dogs Regulation probe

I refer to Rachel Hodson's letter headlined, 'Residents living in fear, as Rottweilers roam free (Sunday Morning Post, December 24), inquiring about action taken in relation to two Rottweilers on Lamma.

7 Jan 2001 - 12:00am