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.

If you are a member and wish to change the language preference for your Pawprint subscription, please contact our Membership Department at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 2232 5548.

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Issue 104 2017/08 2017/10

Issue 104 - 2017/08 2017/10

Contents

  • Spotlight 2
  • Interview with SPCA Volunteer Dog Walker
    Colin Wilson 3
  • Notice Board 4
  • Special Rescue Case 5
  • SPCA Case Files 6 - 7
  • Cover Story 8 - 11
    More than Meets the Eye
  • Feature 12-13
    Ivory Ban and Increased Penalties for
    Wildlife Smuggling - Where are We Now?
  • Vet Facts 14
    Causes of Canine Lameness
  • Vet’s Case Book 15
    Healing Broken Limbs and a Broken Spirit
  • Vet Tips 16 - 17
    Canine Orthopaedic Injuries and Disease
  • At The Front Line 18 - 19
    Dr Lai Yin Wong, Maggie Young, Samo Tung, Pui Hang Chau
  • SPCA Update 20 - 21
  • Community Development 22
    Paving the Way for Our Canine Companions
  • China Outreach 23
    Launch of the Humane Education Programme in Shihezi
  • Happy Endings 24
    Sayonara for Now Wong Choi!
  • Awaiting adoption 25
  • Come Aboard Hair Force One 26
  • Members’ Corner 27
  • Kids’ Corner 28 - 29
    New Education Initiative to be Launched in September

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