Veterinary surgeons say continued enforcement of the strict policy will worsen long-standing pet-smuggling problems
Video shows dog being dragged up, struggling for about 10 seconds before breaking free from the leash, falling two metres and running away.
Animal medicine expert says ‘draconian’ rule, the world’s toughest, will only induce dealers to smuggle animals into city.
More space for leashed dogs from June 13, when they will be allowed in 54 new inclusive parks.
Animal charity, the Non-Profit Making Veterinary Services Society, expresses outrage and grief after surgery fails to save dog.
Trying to stay afloat after traffic dropped in the Covid-19 pandemic, Hong Kong Star Ferry will offer Peninsula afternoon teas and sunset canapés, and let pet dogs, usually banned, and their owners join special cruises.
Frustration expressed over ‘absolutely ridiculous’ narrow passageway for dogs at Tsim Sha Tsui’s Centenary Garden, with pets cut off from rest of 4.5 hectare park.
Visitors have been warned not to take photos at goldfish market in Mong Kok without getting permission or paying fee.
Readers discuss China’s growing global role, and Xi’s importance to the Ukraine peace process.
Exploring Dogs is a community of dog owners who get together each month with their furry friends to hike around Hong Kong and raise money for different animal charities.
Security camera footage shows suspects carrying box out of venue at about 1.30am.
Animal welfare groups urge review of pet ownership rules to make Hong Kong more ‘animal-friendly’.
Pedigree kittens and puppies were being loaded from van onto speedboat when officers intervened.
Labrador retriever spends 9 days in Hong Kong veterinary hospital battling the bacterial disease, which attacks the kidneys and liver. Another city dog owner sees one of her pets die from it.
The founder of Hong Kong Dog Rescue tells Kate Whitehead about her father the spy, how she chose enjoying herself over a career and how opening a shop allowed her to dedicate herself to the city’s stray dogs.
Amendment to Hong Kong’s Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Ordinance will require owners to ensure the welfare of their pets.
Frankie Adamson, the photographer behind Hounds of Hong Kong, reveals the touching reason behind the creation of the pet portrait service and how she keeps dogs calm during a shoot.
Readers discuss prices increases during the pandemic, the existential impact of the new pet surrender law, and how to improve career planning services for young people.
Dogs at Sai Kung Stray Friends Foundation double during coronavirus outbreak as owners move abroad or give up their pets.
More than 70 per cent of the animals available for sale have been sourced from the wild and include previously unknown species.
EC Healthcare, which operates many health clinics for humans in Hong Kong, has acquired eight pet hospitals in the past year and has its eye on mainland expansion.
Owners who test positive for Covid-19 say they worry about arranging for pet care, backup plans if they have to be sent to an isolation facility.
What causes a red tide? Millions of algae gathered together that can appear reddish in colour. Experts explain why they smell bad and why you and your pet dog should avoid contact with the algae.
An investigation by University of Hong Kong and Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department finds Syrian hamsters were the source of a Delta variant outbreak in January.
Close contact’s five domestic shorthair cats were sent to the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department for quarantine on Friday, with two testing positive.