Dead pets in landfills? Not on my watch
How a Hong Kong pet shelter owner is bringing dignity to animals in the concrete jungle
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...