Lawmakers propose cutting gov’t funds for catching and killing stray animals, call for animal cops

Three pro-democracy lawmakers have proposed cutting public funding for catching and killing stray animals, while calling for the introduction of a special force to tackle animal-related issues in the city. During Wednesday’s legislative meeting, lawmaker Eddie Chu proposed cutting HK$22.7 million worth of funding allocated to the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (AFCD) for capturing strays. “I […]