Tips from Tung Chung Vet Centre

in Ask the Expert by Anita Tomasov, 1 April 2016
The weather will soon be warming up and the increased humidity can cause minor skin irritations, commonly experienced by our dogs, to escalate into a major problem. It’s essential to monitor your pet closely and take action if he is itching or biting his skin more than usual.

Organising the TransLantau: Sabrina Dumont

in Ask the Expert by Sabrina Dumont, 1 February 2016
My husband Clement and I have been organising the TransLantau trail run for the past four years. This year, we expect close to 2,000 athletes (30% from overseas) to compete in the event, March 11 to 13.

Italian cooking tips from Como Lake

in Ask the Expert by Chef Giampiero, December 2015
If there’s one thing I’ve learnt about Italian cooking over the past 50 years, it’s to use fresh ingredients and extra-virgin olive oil. By so doing, you are already guaranteed a more delicious and authentic outcome. Here are a couple more tips that I hope you will find useful.

Preventing and treating heatstroke in pets

in Ask the Expert by Ivy Cheung, October 2015
We all know from experience that the sun can cause dehydration and heatstroke in humans, and the same goes for our pets.

Does your will cover everything it should?

in Ask the Expert by Annette M. Houlihan
Protect your loved ones by making a will, says Annette M. Houlihan.

Dental care for dogs

in Ask the Expert by Dr Norikata Yanai
An incredible 80% of dogs over three years old suffer from periodontal disease (disease affecting the immediate and supporting structure of the tooth).