A pet-friendly train at YOHO MALL, joined with 100 pets, marketplace, dog agility race and other pet-themed activities

Posted on Jul 9, 2019
YOHO MALL X Hellodog
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While our dream of getting pets onto trains and other public transportations in Hong Kong is still far away, we can get on “YOHO MALL X JEKCA” pet express train from 13 July to 25 Aug, 2019. Be ready to immerse yourself in IG-worthy train station, hunt for approximately 100 cute pets made out of JEKCA building blocks hidden in YOHO MALL and participate in a series of dog-friendly games and activities at weekends co-hosted by us.

10-meter long pet express train, now parked at YOHO station

YOHO MALL x Hellodog YOHO station: A 1.7-meter-high Japanese Akita dog made from JEKCA blocks is to greet you excitedly at the entrance of a pet-themed train station.

YOHO MALL X Hellodog Ticketing office: Remember to get your ticket from a pack of lively and playful kittens!

YOHO MALL X Hellodog Canteen: You will be served by a dog-turned-waiter, ready to take your order and be seated at the cozy dining area.

YOHO MALL X Hellodog Pet express train: Inside you will find corgi driver, passengers cats, parrot, hamster and rabbit sitting next to you.

Don’t miss our pet-friendly fun

Yoho Mall x Hellodog

Designed by Hellodog, it’s a casual agility race for dogs to compete for the fastest time to finish and claim the title of the most agile dog! It aims to be both physically and mentally stimulating for dogs’ health and promotes trust between the dog and its handler. Winners are entitled to trophies and fabulous prizes!

Date & Time: 3 Aug (Sat) 3:30pm – 5:30pm
Venue: Garden, Yoho Mall I
Who can join? Any dog accompanied by its handler (owner). We don’t like restrictions, there is no restriction on breed, age, size and etc.

YOHO MALL x Hellodog

*Every Saturdays and Sundays from 13 July to 25 Aug (3-7pm), the Garden welcomes the public to use our agility facilities and play with their dogs, free of charge.

Yoho Mall x Hellodog

This workshop / talk aims to give cat owners much-needed information and knowledge on nutritional needs of cats. Participants will have a chance to win a can of nutrient blend (valued at $350) by Furry Kitchen.

Date & time: 10 Aug (Sat) 3-4pm
Venue: Outdoor Piazza
Host: Annabel PARYU, Co-founder of Furry Kitchen
Language: English and Cantonese
Want to join? Anyone can join. Unlimited spots. Just come 5 minutes before the start time.

Topics to be covered:
· What kind of food can optimize the health of cats, as obligate carnivores?
· What limited types of plants can they digest?
· What ingredients, chemicals and additive to avoid?
· Cooked or raw food?
· How does chronic malnutrition create renal problems and how “bad” carbohydrates damage their livers and metabolism?
· Q&A session

Yoho Mall x Hellodog

This workshop / talk aims to give dog owners much-needed information and knowledge on nutritional needs of dogs. Participants have a chance to win a can of nutrient blend (valued at $350) by Furry Kitchen.

Date & time: 10 Aug (Sat) 4:30-5:30pm
Venue: Outdoor Piazza
Host: Annabel PARYU, Co-founder of Furry Kitchen
Language: English and Cantonese
Want to join? Anyone can join. Unlimited spots. Just come 5 minutes before the start time. Bringing pets is optional.

Topics to be covered:
· What constitutes a complete and balanced diet?
· An overview of nutritional needs for dogs
· Obesity is an underlying health problem you can avoid
· How to prevent and cure increasingly common kidney and liver problem
· Q&A session

Weekend marketplace featuring pet-themed products, JEKCA popup store, DIY and pet-friendly workshops

On every weekend from 27 July to 25 Aug, Yoho Mall II Atrium will turn into a pet-themed marketplace to bring you the best of pet-related products for dog and cat owners, fabulous animal-themed goodies for non pet owners, eye-catching animal sculptures at JEKCA popup store, and a series of interesting DIY workshops!

Dog yoga

A certified and renowned dog-loving yoga master, Angela Lohse, will lead you to enjoy a 45-minute yoga class with your pups. It focuses more on the bonding between humans and their dogs than technical skills. All participants can go home with a pack of Bass Essence (65g) kindly sponsored by HappinessMart.

Date & Time: 27 July (Sat). 4:30pm and 5:30pm sessions
Enrolment deadline: 21 July (Sun)
Venue: Outdoor Piazza
Language: English
Quote: 16 people/ session

Important notes:
·Participants are required to bring their own yoga mats, towels and water bottles.
·Please wear comfortable clothing appropriate for movement and arrive 5 minutes before the starting time for confirming your sign-up.
·Participants must ensure they are medically and physically fit to participate in the workshop.

Dog massage workshops

Cherri, an animal holistic therapist and a member of Japan Pet Massage Association will teach you massage techniques you can do with your pups at home in an interactive workshop. So, bring your dogs! All participants can go home with a pack of Bass Essence (65g) kindly sponsored by HappinessMart.

Date & time: 17 Aug (Sat), 4pm and 5:30pm sessions
Enrolment deadline: 11 Aug (Sun)
Venue: Outdoor Piazza
Language: Cantonese
Quote: 12 people/ session

Important notes:
·The workshop is NOT suitable for dogs aged under 6 months or over 15 years old.
·Participating dogs must be in reasonably good health condition.
·Please bring your own towel big enough that your dog can rest comfortably on it.
·You are recommended not to feed your dog 2 hours before this workshop.

Handicraft workshop: DIY leather 3D paws key chain

Date: 21 July (Sun)
Time: 3pm – 4:30pm
Venue: YOHO MALL II Atrium
Quote: 20 people

Handicraft workshop: DIY collar for pets

Date: 4 Aug (Sun)
Time: 3pm – 5pm
Venue: YOHO MALL II Atrium
Quote: 20 people

Handicraft workshop: DIY pet toys (knot rope for dogs or catnip toy)

Date: 18 Aug (Sun)
Time: 3pm – 4pm
Venue: YOHO MALL II Atrium
Quote: 20 people

Handicraft workshop: scratch painting

Date: 13 July – 25 Aug
Time: 1pm – 8pm
Venue: YOHO MALL II Atrium
Quote: While quota lasts

How to join the above-mentioned workshops?

Be the Point by SHKP members and present your receipt of same-day spending by electronic payment of HK$500 or above at the mall to any Customer Care Centre of Yoho Mall I and II (Unlimited numbers of receipts, but each receipt must be worth $100 or above) or redeem with 2,000 member points. You are entitled to enroll one of the above-mentioned workshops once. Ticket redemption is on first-come-first-served basis.

Haven’t become a member with The Point? Learn more about the VIP privileges at all Sun Hung Kai malls and register here.

yoho mall x hellodog

LEFT: Garden, YOHO MALL I | RIGHT: Outdoor Piazza

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