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Gombe government reaffirms commitment to contain animal diseases, boost animal production and trade

The Governor of Gombe State, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, reaffirmed his administration’s commitment to achieving self-sufficiency and sustainable food security through agriculture and livestock for the overall improvement of socio- economy of citizens, especially rural dwellers who are mainly farmers. He said so during the launch of the 2022 mass vaccination campaign against transboundary animal diseases […]

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Omega Therapeutics touts encouraging preclinical data on animal models of liver cancer

Omega Therapeutic Inc OMG presented new preclinical data on its lead product candidate, OTX-2002, in several models of hepatocellular carcinoma. In non-human primates, treatment with OTX-2002 resulted in sustained reduction of MYC mRNA levels in the liver, consistent with previous in vitro and in vivo studies. OTX-2002 treatment decreased c-Myc mRNA, protein […]

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Government settles with animal protection groups

Feral cat control operations in Little Cayman resumed this month following a settlement agreement between the Cayman Islands government and local animal welfare charities Feline Friends and the Cayman Islands Humane Society. After more than three years of negotiations, the animal charities agreed to close the case by paying their legal costs, which amounted to […]

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🌱 Oceanside Endorses Vista Blue + Animal Kingdom ‘Pope’ Interview

Hello, neighbors! It’s Wednesday at Oceanside-Camp Pendleton and I’m back in your inbox with everything good to print on what’s happening in the community today. First, today’s weather forecast: Clouds, then sun. High: 77 Low: 62. Find out what our local sponsor can do for you: Are you ready to give your kitchen or bathroom […]

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Animal Services Receives $90,000 Grant to Help Pets of Low-Income Residents

Riverside County supervisors on Tuesday authorized the Department of Animal Services to accept a $90,000 charitable grant to help low-income residents pay for the care of their pets, sparing them the prospect of having to part ways. of their animals. The Department of Animal Services received the PetSmart Charities Inc. grant after applying for it […]

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This animal rescuer feeds 400 stray dogs every day, to ensure none are left starving within 5km radius of this Delhi colony

Delhi: In the heart of Delhi’s New Friends Colony lives Divya Puri, 36, an auditor by profession and an animal rescuer by passion. She has been feeding strays since 2012, even during the COVID-induced lockdown when people couldn’t leave their homes. Divya tells us how it all started, with the tragic loss of her father. […]

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Monterey County Animal Agencies Advise 4th of July Pet Safety – Monterey Herald

As the 4th of July approaches, local animal agencies are sending an early reminder to Monterey County pet owners to beware of potential fireworks activity and the effect that she might have on their furry counterparts. Hoping to ease the angst of pets, the Monterey County SPCA warns that the 4th of July can become […]

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BREAKING: Jellatech unveils its first animal-free cell-based collagen – vegconomist

Today, June 29, Jellatech reveals a major step in its mission to eliminate animals from the food system, starting with collagen and gelatin: after only two years of existence, the North Carolina team announces the successful development of full-length, functional triple-helical collagen made from its own proprietary cell lines. “This is a major step for […]

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The Bristol Press – Animal Defenders, Classic Cars Gather at Southington Drive-In

PLANTSVILLE – Classic cars came to Southington Drive-In on Sunday to help raise money for Best Friends for Life Animal Rescue. Volunteers from the non-profit organization participated in the 7th annual Cars 4 Paws car show, educating visitors about their mission and how to help. Andy Thornton, the “little brother” of Best Friends for Life […]

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KNUST School of Veterinary Medicine holds first animal welfare seminar

There has been general concern in Ghana and around the world over the way animals are treated in society. Veterinarians are therefore well placed to understand animal welfare and communicate it to the general public. The KNUST school of veterinary medicine in collaboration with the Animal Welfare League therefore organized a seminar on animal welfare […]

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‘I will always honor her’: Husband files lawsuit over death of Ontario animal advocate

Every Monday, Mark Powell drives to the pork plant in Burlington, Ontario, where his wife died, to give water to pigs en route to the slaughterhouse. That’s what Regan Russell did every week, until the day in June 2020 when a transport truck driver ran her over and killed her. Police charged the driver with […]

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Focus on cats rather than game shooting to reduce animal mortality, RSPB has urged

“There is a stark contrast between the RSPB’s interest in shooting and its concern for cats,” Mr Bonner said. “A few years ago, it devoted nearly all of its annual general meeting to announcing a review of its game shooting policy. Subsequently, it conducted an extensive literature review, consultation with stakeholders and produced a new, […]

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The sick animal abusers who beat, stabbed and neglected dogs and were brought to justice

This year Teesside Live has reported on some of the scariest cases of animal cruelty in the North East. One of the heartbreaking cases includes a pet owner who stabbed his German Shepherd while on a beach. While another cruel man was pictured in court after receiving a community order for sexually assaulting a woman […]

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Pima Animal Care Center Received $90,000 Grant

Open the audio article player By Personal | on June 24, 2022 The CAST 11 podcast network is sponsored by the Prescott Valley Outdoor Summit. Where adventure comes together. Pima County Animal Care Center Set to Receive $90,000 Grant from National Nonprofit Petco Love at a special celebration at Petco at 585 E. Wetmore Road […]

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Crypto Lending Platforms, DeFi Seems to Have an Animal Farm Moment

Cryptocurrency proponents heralded the technology as the dawn of financial freedom and sovereignty for all, trumpeting the mantra of toppling the world’s crooked money rulers. But when pandemic, war, inflation and recession crashed at the gates of the cryptocurrency castle, the mantra began to unravel as residents found unilaterally frozen crypto accounts on lending platforms. […]

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A baby deer is trapped and an animal control officer comes to the rescue

Earlier this month a fawn got stuck in a traffic jam Carlisle. Police called Casey Smith, an animal control officer to Billerica and Tewksbury, to come to the rescue. The fawn was stuck between a rock face and a fence, and Casey worked to free it. Photos of the fawn have been posted on the […]

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Animal Rescues partner for Lowcountry Foster Fair Sunday

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) – Animal shelters in the Lowcountry teamed up on Sunday to hold hospitality fairs in the Tri-County. The four organizations, Charleston Animal Society, Berkeley Animal Center, Pet Helpers and Dorchester Paws, say promoting animals increases shelter capacity while relieving the animal of the stresses of shelter life. “Our area shelters are doing […]

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East Texas animal saves the effects of rising pet food costs

TYLER, Texas (KLTV) – Many animal rescues in East Texas are feeling the effects of rising pet food prices. This prompts some pet owners to turn their animals over to their local rescues. “This has been one of the worst years we’ve had for people abandoning their dogs,” said Kat Cortelyou, director of operations for […]

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Appalachian Animal Rescue Center set to complete new walking trail; renovate the reception facility

2022 is an exciting year for the Appalachian Animal Rescue Center (AARC) in Franklin. Macon County’s non-profit 501(c)3, no-kill humane society is gearing up for exciting expansion plans with the first quarter-mile walking trail winding through center property , which is expected to begin in July. 11. “We have four acres around the facility that […]

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The New Abandoned Pet and Youth Mental Health Support Program

Our pets and even the creatures we have fleeting encounters with tend to sense when something is wrong. dogs capable of before they get to studies showing that horses can hear your heart rate from But can we reciprocate by helping animals and humans heal each other? Every day, the RSPCA Animal Shelter in Yagoona […]

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Raleigh approves new ‘dangerous wildlife’ rules

Raleigh leaders have approved new rules banning ‘dangerous wild animals’ nearly a year after a poisonous zebra cobra escaped from a home in northwest Raleigh. The ban applies to “inherently dangerous” animals that do not generally live with humans and specifically include: lions, tigers, wolves, non-human primates, poisonous snakes and medically important crocodilians. The rules […]

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The world’s largest animal, easily spotted in Africa, is heading towards extinction

From my safari jeep in South Africa’s Kruger National Park, binoculars aren’t necessary to spot the long, sleek neck of a giraffe through the treetops in the distant bush. The world’s tallest mammal – standing between 14ft and 19ft – is impossible to miss, but somehow it has quietly moved towards extinction without warning. There […]

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PAWS Animal Adoption Center Receives $10,000 From Local State Farm Agent

CAMDEN – State Farm Agent January Peavey has a long history of demonstrating what it means to be a good neighbor. Peavey recently presented the PAWS Animal Adoption Center with a $10,000 grant from State Farm® as part of the company’s Outstanding Community Involvement Program. Peavey was one of 100 officers across the country recognized […]

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Corrales thrift store that funds animal rescue needs saving

Volunteer Carron Hardin, left, and store worker Gabby Ruth at work at Secondhand Treasures in Corrales. “It’s the best job I’ve ever had,” Ruth said. The store may close, but “it’s not a bankrupt business”. (Roberto E. Rosales/Albuquerque Journal) CORRALES – LouAnn Jordan recalls the time a man walked into Secondhand Treasures, the Corrales Road […]

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Potatoes may be as good as animal milk for building muscle, study finds

Potato protein may be as effective as animal milk for building muscle, according to a new study. Conducted by researchers at Maastricht University in the Netherlands and published in a scientific journal Medicine and science in sport and exercisethe study hypothesized that because potato protein and animal milk protein share a very similar amino acid […]

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Animal Crossing Player adds new AI-designed in-game villagers

An Animal Crossing: New Horizons player used AI software to design and create four new villagers, each brought to life in-game. A Animal Crossing: New Horizons discovered what new AI-created villagers might like – even going the extra mile and adding them to the game. A recent social media trend has seen a number of […]

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George Orwell’s Animal Farm translated into Scottish for the first time

A GEORGE Orwell classic is one of nine titles first published in Scottish. Animal Farm will be translated into Scots with funding from the Scots Language Publication Grant, through the Scots Language Resource Network. Animal Farm was translated by Scottish journalist, playwright and poet Thomas Clark. It has already been translated into Gaelic by Scottish […]

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The Lakes Animal Friendship Society will be hosting spaying and neutering clinics next week

The Lakes Animal Friendship Society will host a spaying clinic for low-income families in the Lakes District. The procedure will cost $50 for cats and dogs, with families needing to bring proof of income and address. According to volunteer Alistair Schroff, one of the society’s mandates is to help people do the procedure for their […]

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LA animal shelters are running out of space, looking for new homes for their furry friends

LOS ANGELES—Los Angeles Animal Services is asking animal-loving Angelenos to adopt pets from local shelters that are increasingly overwhelmed by a growing influx of medium to large dogs in their care, according to officials. “We have taken action each month to increase pet adoptions, foster homes, transfers of pets to rescue partners and animal returns […]

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Rare sun bears rescued from animal traffickers get health check

Heartwarming footage shows how two rare bears who were poached as cubs by animal traffickers received a thorough health check. Footage shows one of the bears being taken to the vet where he undergoes a thorough health check after being anesthetized. He can then be seen fully conscious again after the medical examination. Two rare […]

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A powerful book, Lessons Learned from Atka, inspires readers and animal lovers of all ages!

Lessons Learned from Atka by Lois Kral Briley & Baxter Editions Atka the wolf has traveled through many eastern states as an ambassador for the Wolf Conservation Center I wrote this book to share what a very special wolf Atka was. Her daily routine showed me that we all have what it takes to lead […]

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Phibro Animal Health (NASDAQ:PAHC) versus InterCure (NASDAQ:INCR) Financial Contrast

Inter Cure (NASDAQ:INCR – Get a rating) and Phobro Animal Health (NASDAQ: PAHC – Get a rating) are both small-cap medical companies, but which stock is better? We’ll compare the two companies based on earnings strength, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, profitability and risk. Benefits and evaluation This table compares the revenue, earnings per […]

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Williamson County Animal Center touts expanded youth programs, to host June 30 Reading

Lily, a 10-month-old torbie, is the Williamson County Animal Center’s Pet of the Week. The centre, located at 1006 Grigsby Hayes Court, Franklin, promotes its expanded programs for young people. (Courtesy of Williamson County Animal Center) The Williamson County Animal Center is introducing programs for children under 14 as part of its expanded community outreach […]

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Capuchin monkey races spark animal abuse questions at Livingston County Fun Fest

Capuchin monkey breeds considered animal abuse by the Humane Society It’s called the Banana Derby which takes place all week long, several shows a day at a fair in the canton of Hamburg, in the county of Livingston. LIVINGSTON COUNTY, Michigan (FOX 2) – Capuchin monkeys in costumes riding dogs might look cute, but not […]

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NJ Animal Rescues are at capacity and are looking for volunteers

NJ Animal Rescues are at capacity and are looking for volunteers Animal rescues are in desperate need as they see more and more pets arriving and they don’t have enough staff or foster families to keep up. BLACKWOOD, NJ – Animal rescues are in desperate need because, they say, they are seeing more and more […]

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Austin Animal Center management responds after operations doubts

Austin Animal Center leadership questioned as overcrowding continues at shelter The AAC chief spoke exclusively to FOX 7 to say that the overcrowding the shelter is experiencing is happening everywhere. AUSTIN, TX – In a vote of eight to one, with two abstentions, the Austin Animal Advisory Board voted that it did not have confidence […]

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Raytown animal shelter loses $30,000 due to stolen check

RAYTOWN, Mo. – An animal shelter in Raytown is trying to figure out how to cover expenses after thieves target them. Erin Morse wears many hats at “Midwestern Animal ResQ.” The shelter’s founding director’s latest challenge is to find nearly $30,000 stolen from the association’s bank account. “We don’t even do that on one of […]

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Why animal-human conflicts are on the rise in India

Last week, an elephant trampled a woman to death in Mayurbhanj, eastern India, then returned during her funeral and trampled her corpse again. That same weekend, a sloth bear mauled a man and a woman to death in a forest in Madhya Pradesh state, then spent hours playing with their remains. Both incidents have led […]

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Junction City Animal Shelter will continue to help animals with $10,000 grant

JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (WIBW) – A $10,000 grant has been awarded to Junction City Animal Shelter to continue helping homeless animals and educating about animal welfare. On Tuesday, June 14, the Junction City Animal Shelter said that to support its animal rescue work at Geary Co., it received a $10,000 grant from national nonprofit Petco […]

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Cork woman supporting Irish animal rescues ‘delighted’ to be nominated for charity of the year

A local Cork animal charity is the only organization in Munster to be shortlisted for ‘Charity of the Year’. Cork wife Rose Burns runs Bear’s Paw it Forward, an organization that supports animal shelters across the country and supports the homeless with pets. The two-in-one charity is based in Turner’s Cross and is the first […]

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Foot-and-mouth disease management does not compromise slaughter animal stocks in Kulon Progo

Kulon Progo, Yogyakarta (ANTARA) – The government of Kulon Progo district, Yogyakarta, has ensured that efforts to control the foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) outbreak do not interfere with the preparation of sacrificial animal stocks In the region. Acting Chief of Kulon Progo District, Tri Saktiyana, noted in a statement on Tuesday that the Kulon Progo Agriculture […]

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10 Best Anime Stuffed Animal Characters

Anime characters come in all shapes and sizes to fit any fan’s preference, including stuffed animals. In the real world, stuffed animals are cute, cuddly inanimate objects that rest on a bed or couch. In anime, however, anything is possible. These stuffed animals can even talk, fight and make very questionable life choices. RELATED: 10 […]

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Separated by fraudulent animal advocates, the Andheri family reunites with their pet dog

Three months after fraud activists cruelly separated them from their pet German Shepherd, the Singh family have been reunited with their beloved Jimmy thanks to Andheri Metropolitan Court. Dhoom Singh with his family, including Jimmy, outside their Ayurvedic van-shop, in Janupada, Kandivli, on Sunday. Peak/Shirish Vaktania Forcibly separated three months ago by a trio claiming […]

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WATCH PARKSCENTER – Nemo Returns to Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights and ‘One and Done’ Attractions

Join us live tonight, Sunday, June 12, at 8:00 p.m. ET or watch ParksCenter anytime on YouTube.com/WDWNT! After a ton of park news, our panel talks about rides we’ve done once, but once was enough! Each week, we cover top Disney Park news and discuss topics of concern to the Disney community. Join us for […]

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‘Angels’ help the most vulnerable pets in the community – The Daily Gazette

By Joe Lisella Chili is a gorgeous cat with beautiful tiger markings. Despite his young age—he’s not even 2 years old—Chili is on his second visit to the Animal Protective Foundation (APF). He was discharged with medical notes and it was obvious he was in pain. Our veterinary staff examined him and it was clear […]

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Big Valley Animal Rescue star leaves for medical residency E! News UK

Over the past two and a half years, Dr. Haley Warwick has transported or adopted 950 animals with Big Valley Animal Rescue as foster and rescue coordinator. She will be missed after she leaves this weekend to begin a medical residency program in Centerville, Alabama at Cahaba Medical Care. In May, Warwick graduated from Edward […]

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Two hundred years of animal welfare legislation is something to celebrate

(Alamy) 3 minute read2 hours It is often said that the UK is made up of animal lovers – so it is a privilege for me to have been re-elected Vice-Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Animal Welfare; a role uniquely positioned to keep the needs of pets, wildlife, farm and other animals on […]

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National Nonprofit Petco Love Invests in Tri-City Animal Shelter and Adoption Center

Facebook Twitter pinterest $75,000 grant will be celebrated at a local Petco event on June 30, to save and improve the lives of pets in Cedar Hill, DeSoto and Duncanville Cedar Hill, TX (June 15, 2022) – Tri-City Animal Shelter and Adoption Center is set to receive a $75,000 grant from national nonprofit Petco Love […]

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Renovations at Richardson Animal Shelter will improve kennels

Renovations are set to begin June 13 at the Richardson Animal Sanctuary to improve the shelter’s kennels. (Jackson King/Community Impact Journal) Renovations are set to begin June 13 at the Richardson Animal Sanctuary to improve the shelter’s kennels. The shelter, which is run by the city’s Department of Animal Services, was first opened in 2001 […]

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Global Animal Hospitals and Veterinary Clinics Market Report 2022: A Market of Over $150 Billion by 2026 – Long-Term Forecast to 2031 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The report “Global Animal Veterinary Hospitals and Clinics Market Report 2022” has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global animal hospital and veterinary clinic market is expected to grow from $95.94 billion in 2021 to $106.32 billion in 2022 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 10.8%. The market is expected to […]

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Black Dog Animal Rescue (BDAR) Adoptable Animals – June 9, 2022 | Lifestyles

Apollo Courtesy picture Apollo – Graduate Pack! If you want to surround yourself with pleasure, Apollo is the dog for you! The handlers enjoyed getting to know him through the PACK program and he loves welcoming new people, especially if they give him a good old scratch. Apollo is happy to participate in all adventures. […]

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Kent County considering sweeping changes to animal control and shelter duties

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Kent County is considering a host of changes to its animal control and animal shelter units, including the possible creation of a foundation for the shelter that people could donate to. Proposed changes recommended by county staff include: Moving animal control operations and oversight from the Kent County Health Department to […]

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9 Animal Shelters and Charities You Can Support in Houston

that you are looking to adopt a mini-pig, adopt a kitten, or donate money to the Houston-based nonprofits Birds and Possums – which double as superheroes for rescues, future pets, wildlife, real dog heroes, and more – is a good place to start. Houston Animals Alive! The nonprofit saved 3,572 cats and dogs […]

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The new pet store is for dogs – and local animal rescues

Nonprofit and pet supply store Endless Pawsibilities (1695 Sargent Ave.) opened April 1. Store owner Chelsea Fitch partners with a different animal shelter each month to hold two fundraising events, among other initiatives to raise money for the organization. Over the past two years, while transitioning from a nonprofit to a pet store and […]

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Ancient Chicken Bones Reveal History of Animal-Human Relationships

Originally lured out of trees and into human life by rice, new research proves that chickens have a much more complex history than previously thought. Two new studies, published in collaboration, rewrite the history of chicken domestication. Findings such as a later domestication date for chickens and the use of grain crops to coax ancient […]

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Local Girl Scout troop wins prize for animal shelter donation

For immediate release:June 7, 2022 Contact:Nicole Meyer 202-483-7382 Mooresville, North Carolina – A Compassionate Troop Award of PETA Kids, the youth division of PETA, is on its way to Pathfinder Troop 13179, which has partnered with Future Fashion Designers in Mooresville to build 40 animal beds at local shelters in honor of National Pet Month. […]

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Who is Caroline Dawn Pennington? South Carolina animal rescuer arrested after being found with 30 dead animals in home

Caroline Dawn Pennington, CEO and director of GROWL, a South Carolina nonprofit for animals, was arrested on June 3 for alleged animal abuse after cops discovered the decomposed bodies of dogs and cats inside his house. Police investigated as part of a wellness check after receiving complaints about ‘the smell of death’. The foul smell […]

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AKI’s Grants Program for African Animal Welfare Organizations

Deadline: June 15 22 Animal-Kind International (AKI) is seeking applications for its Grants Program for Animal Welfare Organizations based in Africa, AKI’s 5th annual grant program, designed to help worthy organizations based in Africa, beyond the partner organizations, able to implement high-impact projects aimed at improving the lives of pets. Animal Kind International is a […]

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Animal charity at risk of closing after nearly 160 years due to lack of volunteers

An animal charity is in danger of closing its doors for good after helping endangered pets for nearly 160 years. The Waterford Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (WSPCA) urgently needs new members to join and get involved on the volunteer board. William Smith of City Vets, based in Waterford City, said it […]

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This Utah animal shelter is a safe haven for owners undergoing treatment for drug or alcohol addiction

The program is a collaboration between Ruff Haven Crisis Center, a nonprofit organization providing short-term care for pets whose owners are in crisis, and Odyssey House, Utah’s largest addiction program. The partnership was launched three weeks ago, Kristina Pulsipher, executive director and co-founder of Ruff Haven, told CNN. For the most part, the shelter specializes […]

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Revise federal law to discourage animal testing – Daily Press

Two-time New York Times best-selling author Wayne Pacelle is president of Washington, D.C.-based Animal Wellness Action (Paul Markow/HANDOUT) Last month, the US Department of Justice detailed a long list of animal welfare violations large and small that occurred at a contract breeding lab in Virginia run by Envigo, the second-largest supplier of animals to the […]

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Animal rights protesters delay Epsom Derby and are kicked out by police

June 4 (Reuters) – The Epsom Derby was delayed on Saturday after six protesters from campaign group Animal Rebellion entered the course and had to be cleared by police. Protesters wore scarves with the words ‘Animal Justice’ as they demanded an end to horse racing. The protest came 109 years to the day since suffragette […]

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Giselle D’Aespa Donates 10 Million Won To Animal Shelter, Fans Say ‘She’s An Angel’

aespa is full of animal lovers and Giselle has gone further by using her status to help an NGO. On June 3, it was reported that the K-pop idol ended up making an anonymous donation to an abandoned animal shelter. The animal shelter Yuhengsa Instagram account posted a post thanking Giselle after realizing she had […]

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Violations found at Wheatland wild horse facility, animal rights group outraged

***For all things Wyoming, sign up for our daily newsletter*** By Ellen Fike, Cowboy State Daily A Bureau of Land Management review of its Wheatland wild horse facility found several policy violations and at least one national animal rights group is outraged. A report from the BLM’s Comprehensive Animal Welfare Program (CAWP) was released this […]

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Trenton council cancels bond payments and approves staffing for animal shelter – Trentonian

TRENTON — Lawmakers rejected $28.1 million in appropriations “primarily” intended to pay bonds and interest due next month, city officials said. Mayor Reed Gusciora slammed the decision to vote down the temporary appropriations resolution at Thursday’s meeting as “beyond irresponsible.” That left city officials “scrambling” Friday to find a solution to prevent the city from […]

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Organ transplants from animal donors could be a boon for many – but they can also provide breeding ground for new diseases

Jthree out of four new diseases are zoonotic, meaning they have evolved to infect new host species. For example, a transferee bird flu virus can move from wild birds to free-range domestic poultry and then to humans who come into contact with the poultry. Similar pathways have led to infection by the pathogens that cause […]

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Animal Welfare Fund grants help local shelters meet community needs

Published on June 02, 2022. LANSING—The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) recognizes National Pet Month, a month when the important role pets play in the lives of many Michigan residents can be celebrated. Grants from MDARD’s Animal Welfare Fund help registered animal shelters in Michigan care for and support homeless animals who […]

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Manatee County animal shelters near capacity, ‘concerning’ trend: MCAS

Last month, 445 animals were brought to county animal shelters, compared to 182 in January, 217 in February, 325 in March and 292 in April, MCAS Outreach and Events Specialist Hans Wohlgefahrt told Patch. . “It’s really worrying, that’s my honest answer, to see our numbers,” he said. “We always see an increase in consumption […]

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Father and son walk St Cuthbert’s Path for animal charities

Nine-year-old Simeon Williams and his father Richard are spending the midterm holidays walking St Cuthbert’s Way across the borders of Scotland and Northumberland to raise money for two worthy causes. The couple traveled from their home in Ipswich and started their 100km journey in Melrose. The walk was Simeon’s idea after being inspired by a […]

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British Columbia Veterinary Hospital Introduces Shuttle to Provide Veterinary Care

Breadcrumb Links New Local News Life The CEO of the Regional Animal Protection Society (RAPS) said he had received calls for years from people who were unable to transport their pets for veterinary care. Content of the article Eyal Lichtmann, CEO of the Regional Society for the Protection of Animals, with a vehicle that will […]

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New pet products give back to animal rescues and shelters with every purchase

A new pet products brand is putting a charitable spin on its products, pledging to donate 20% of all sales to animal rescues, starting with its Los Angeles base. Three dogs pose with different colors of vegan leather leashes from Giving Paws. Called give pawsthe brand aims to provide “unique products for cats and dogs […]

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Animal welfare groups welcome Senator Murray Watt as Australia’s new agriculture minister

The Australian Animal Alliance congratulates Senator Murray Watt on his appointment today as Australia’s new Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry. Animal Alliance policy director Dr Jed Goodfellow said Australia’s animal welfare sector was eager to work with Minister Watt to improve the country’s animal welfare record. “Animal welfare is such an important part of […]