Vancouver herbal medicine company fined $75K for illegally importing shark fins

A Vancouver-based herbal medicine company has been fined $75,000 for importing fins from a protected shark species without a license. Hang Hing Herbal Medicine pleaded guilty to the crime, which…

Zen the dog provides stress relief for Vancouver cops

Labrador Golden Retriever unique to BC law enforcement agencies First of all, he’s not your average police dog. He doesn’t chase bad guys. He doesn’t sniff drugs or explosives. What…

Owner seeks damages after dog dies on flight to Vancouver

A Metro Vancouver dog owner is demanding compensation from an airline after her beloved pet arrived dead in a bloody urine crate on a flight from China last summer. Monique…

Vancouver man will get 300 days in jail for stabbing household canine

A 40-year-old man from Vancouver was sentenced to 300 days in prison Monday for stabbing his family’s dog. Forty-year-old Richard T. Halls has been detained in Clark County Jail since…