Shenzhen ‘Pangolin Princess’ arrested for diet of scaly anteater

A woman was recently arrested in Shenzhen when a Weibo user ousted her for having a very illegal diet of nationally-protected animals, one of which was a pangolin A quick brief about what Pangolins are: These little critters are also known as scaly anteaters because of their appearance, long tongues, and favourite snacks They are widely poached because their scales and meat are believed in China and Vietnam to...

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Endangered turtles smuggled from Hong Kong to US were labeled ‘snacks’

In 2016, Hsien Lin Hsu received by post 42 exotic and endangered turtle species shipped from Hong Kong to New York City in packages labeled as “snacks” He recently pled...

Endangered turtles smuggled from Hong Kong to US were labeled ‘snacks’

Lost dog rescued after SPCA staff abseil down 60-ft cliff in epic 3-day search

While we have always firmly believed that the people working at the SPCA are heroes, the charity's staff recently demonstrated just how far they'd go to save needy animals in...

Lost dog rescued after SPCA staff abseil down 60-ft cliff in epic 3-day search

Hong Kong government not budging over ivory trade ban grace period

The chief executive and the Executive Council has announced a three-step plan to completely phase out the local trade in elephant hunting trophies and ivory carvings by...

Hong Kong government not budging over ivory trade ban grace period

When Pigs Fly: 2 boars wander onto Hong Kong airport tarmac within 4 hours of each other

Hong Kong holidaymakers got a little extra entertainment earlier today when not one, but two wild boars made it onto the airport tarmac within four hours of each other At...

When Pigs Fly: 2 boars wander onto Hong Kong airport tarmac within 4 hours of each other

Slither Me Timbers! 3.5m-long, 150lb python caught in Tsuen Wan

Turns out humans aren't the only ones who get midnight munchies A 35-metre-long Burmese python was captured in the wee hours of today after it apparently made its way into town...

Slither Me Timbers! 3.5m-long, 150lb python caught in Tsuen Wan

Hero stands up to fisherman trying to take endangered green turtle home

A fisherman who attempted to take an endangered green turtle home yesterday was thwarted by a heroic passerby At around 11:45am at the Sam Ka Tsuen Ferry Pier in Lei Yue...

Hero stands up to fisherman trying to take endangered green turtle home

Hong Kong mourns death of Jia Jia, the world’s oldest panda in captivity

Visitors to Ocean Park mourned the world's oldest captive giant panda Jia Jia today after she died there aged 38 Jia Jia was put down yesterday after her health...

Hong Kong mourns death of Jia Jia, the world’s oldest panda in captivity

WATCH: Great white shark breaks into cage with Hong Kong man inside

Cage diving is often touted as a safe way to get up close and personal with sharks, although it appears that one Hong Kong man had a closer encounter than normal when a great...

Husky injured after falling from 9th floor flat in Cheung Sha Wan

A metre-long husky was injured earlier today after it reportedly fell from a ninth-floor-apartment in Cheung Sha Wan A resident of Cheung Lee Building at 443 Castle...

Husky injured after falling from 9th floor flat in Cheung Sha Wan