Pawprint Magazine

Published by the SPCA, Pawprint is an animal welfare magazine that highlights the latest work of the SPCA and membership activities, as well as current animal welfare issues.

Pawprint is published three times a year – February, May and August, and is available in both Chinese and English. As a member privilege, SPCA members enjoy a free subscription to Pawprint. For members of the public, however, the magazine is available online in PDF format.

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Issue 102 2017/02 2017/04

Issue 102 - 2017/02 2017/04

Contents

  • Spotlight 2
  • Notes from ExCo 3
    Interview with SPCA volunteer physiotherapist: Sonja Buergi
  • Notice board 4
  • Cover story 5 - 9
    Wrestling with “Mercy Release”
  • Feature 10
    Hong Kong’s Bid to Ban the Ivory Trade
  • Inspectorate 12 - 13
    SPCA Case Files
  • Vet facts 14
    Leptospirosis
  • Vet’s case book 15
    Controlling the Stray Dog Population in Myanmar
  • Vet Tips 16 - 17
    Safety on the Hills
  • At the frontline 18 - 19
    Dr Kasumi Yoshimura, Gabbie Lam, Frederick Wong, Zicky Lai
  • SPCA update 20 - 21
  • Community development 22
    Cooperating with Property Management
    Companies for Animals’ Well-being
  • China outreach 23
    • Follow-up on the Yulin Dog Meat Festival
    • Boot Camp for University Students
  • Happy endings 24                   
    Captain Gets New Quarters!      
  • Awaiting adoption 25
  • Members’ corner 26 - 27
  • Kids' corner 28 - 29
    Children’s Art from the Heart – Animal Education Exhibition
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