Do you need a visit to the vets at 3 A.M for your green Iguana? Or thinking about adopting a puppy? We have you covered, even if you do own an exotic pet. Check out our pet guide for a collection of cute dogs and local pet services.
Run by Dr David Gething, this Clearwater Bay mobile vet specialises in housecalls, 8am-6pm.
Contact: 9773 0372
SPCA Sai Kung
Handily located and part of the SPCA, this local branch offers veterinary services and retail store.
Address: 7 Sha Tsui Path, Sai Kung
Contact: 2792 1535
Pets Central Sai Kung Clinic
Run by Dr Mike Muir, this is the local branch of a Hong Kong-wide group of veterinary centres and animal hospitals.
Address: 66 Yi Chun Street, Sai Kung
Contact: 2792 0833
Vets Dr Matthew Murdoch and Dr Ashley Au are available for house calls 24/seven.
Sai Kung Animal Hospital
Dr Michael Hilditch and Dr Yu Lam provide veterinary ophthalmology, surgery and dental care.
Address: 30 Man Nin Street, Sai Kung
Contact: 2792 2206
Asia Veterinary Clinic
This local clinic provides veterinary care to the neighbourhood. Sai Kung Court, 22-40 Fuk Man Road, Sai Kung, 2194 4312. Dr Eric’s Animal Clinic Highly experienced Dr Eric Lai cares for animals of all persuasions and also has a clinic in Happy Valley.
Address: 9 Tong Tak Street, Tseung Kwan O
Contact: 2244 6898
Emergency vet services
If you usually visit a private vet, please call them first. Most vets have an emergency service.
Animal Emergency Centre
After-hours vet care daily from 9pm to 8am and 24 hours on public holidays. Shares premises with the East Island Animal Hospital.
Address: 256 Shau Kei Wan Road, Shau Kei Wan
Contact: 2915 7979
Pets Central Mong Kok Hospital
Pets Central’s animal hospital offers 24-hour nursing care (consultations 8am-midnight).
Address: 1/F & 2/F Shun Ming Building, 484-488 Shanghai Street (entrance on Soy Street), Mong Kok
Contact: 2309 2139
SPCA emergency hotline
For emergencies only, call: 2711 1000
bDOG Tokyo Dog Grooming Salon
A choice of grooming packages, including a puppy package that teaches young dogs to enjoy bathtime. 9 Tak Lung Back Street, Sai Kung. 2791 6565, 2791 6555. MegaPet Pet shop with a range of grooming services, part of a local chain.
Address: 110 Man Nin Street, Sai Kung
Contact: 2626 0818
Grooming services such as nail trimming, shampoo and spa treatments for cats and dogs.
Address: Shop 1019, Tseung Kwan O Plaza, 1 Tong Tak Street, Tseung Kwan O
Contact: 2207 4665
The Bark Pack
An online home-delivery service for toys, treats and supplements with one, three and six-month plans.
Lovely Pet Shop
Well-stocked pet supplies store for cats and dogs.
Address: A31 Nam Fung Plaza, 8 Pui Sing Road, Tseung Kwan O
Contact: 2274 2128.
D&B Pet Shop
A one-stop shop selling grooming products, toys, accessories and nutritional meals for cats and dogs from leading brands.
Address: 16 Po Tung Road, Sai Kung
Contact: 2194 4885
Pet-sitters and hotels
DB Dog Dayz
Holidaying dogs stay in the ground floor of this village house boarding facility and walk daily in Sai Kung Country Park.
Address: Pak Tam Chung, Sai Kung
Contact: 2987 1597
Ferndale Kennels & Cattery
Owned by Stacy Tucker, this centre has individual outdoor kennels for dogs and indoor condos for cats.
Address: Pak Tam Chung, Sai Kung
Contact: 2792 4642
Long established pet hotel offering short and long term pet sitting
Address: Shek Hang Villa, 10 Yan Yee Road, Sai Kung
Contact: 2792 0587
Kennel Van Dego
Hong Kong’s largest pet establishment providing premium and standard environments for dogs and cats.
Address: 1-3 Shek Hang Village, 1 Yan Yee Road, Sai Kung
Contact: 2792 6889
Certified Sai Kung-based pet sitter offering homestays and live-in stays for dogs and cats.
Contact: 6225 6178
Wish You Were Here
Flexible dog training lessons and courses, plus pet-sitting services involving daily visits to your home. 6252 9821,www.wishyouwereherehk.com. 121 Dog Training Private dog training in your home as well as specific behavioural lessons with trainer Isabelle Adams Pape.
Training courses for dogs and cats, plus kennel and grooming services, and a doggy party venue with swimming pool.
Catherine’s Puppies/Puppy Hut
Puppy rescue centre run by Catherine Lumsden with regular booths on weekends in Sai Kung and at the monthly Sai Kung Sunday Market at Hong Kong Academy.
Contact: 6799 7530
Hong Kong Dog Rescue
The original rescue centre started by Sally Andersen is now based in Tai Po with a mini homing centre on Ap Lei Chau. Volunteers required for dogwalking, fostering and fundraising.
Address: 6 Shek Lin Road, Tai Po
Contact: 2875 2132
Saikung Stray Friends Foundation
It’s a dog’s life at Sai Kung Stray Friends Foundation. Long-established rescue kennels and adoption centre caring for stray, abandoned, sick and injured dogs under the management of Narelle Pamuk.
Address: 151 Tai Lam Wu, Sai Kung
Contact: 9199 2340
SPCA Adopt-a-Pet Centre
Formerly G.O.D D.O.G, this SPCA centre has lots of rescue dogs, puppies and cats that need new homes.
Address: 65 Man Nin Street, Sai Kung
Contact: 2232 5599