Dead pets in landfills? Not on my watch

How a Hong Kong pet shelter owner is bringing dignity to animals in the concrete jungle

06 September 2021 - 19:41 By Farah Master

In Hong Kong, where land is at a premium and burials are expensive, pet owners can choose “green burials” at more than a dozen animal crematoriums, an option Kent Luk, who runs a dog shelter, says brings compassion to their deaths.

Luk, owner of the city’s Paws Guardian Rescue Shelter, takes care of about 500 strays at a time. Luk ends up caring for many of the dogs until they die...

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