United States Presidential Pets

There can be legal problems rehoming an animal when its owner dies

Earlier this month, Sally Andersen, founder of Hong Kong Dog Rescue (HKDR), had to re-home a dog that was the surviving member of a household.

'A Chihuahua was found in its apartment after the owner had already been dead for two days,' she says.

Sunday, 30 October, 2011, 12:00am

Urban Jungle

This week: Responsibility

25 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Paws for thought over Ted Baker's line for pampered pooches

English fashion designer Ted Baker loves dogs so much he turned his autumn-winter presentation into a promotion event for Hong Kong Dog Rescue (HKDR).

31 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Let sleeping dogs fly

Modern travel affords every conceivable luxury to those willing to pay for it. Now, our four-legged friends are also being catered for as companies realise there's money to be made by pandering to the pet-set.

9 Oct 2005 - 12:00am

Get barking mad over Net dating

So much for the assumption that on the internet nobody knows you are a dog. At datemypet.com, dogs - or at least their owners - openly reveal their identities in the search for love.

And not just dogs - fish, tigers, 'exotics', you name it, are in on the act too. But it does seem to be mostly dogs.

1 Feb 2005 - 12:00am