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Cincinnati Animal Care brings a positive pet adoption experience to The Off Market

BLUE ASH, Ohio (WXIX) – The OFF Market, a flea market held on the second Saturday during the summer months at Summit Park in Blue Ash, not only had tents of food, drinks, art, craft or household items; but there was also a tent surrounded by dogs. The Cincinnati Animal Care Humane Society was on […]

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Golf: Inaugural charity tournament for the Bukit Jalil pet store

As part of their efforts to raise funds to move to new ownership, Paws Animal Welfare Society (Paws) is preparing to hold a golf tournament. In a statement, Paws said: “One of their fundraising initiatives is the Paws Better Malaysia Foundation 2022 Inaugural Charity Golf Tournament, which will be held at Bukit Jalil Golf and […]

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Work continues on animal undercrossing at Laurel Curve – Santa Cruz Sentinel

SANTA CRUZ — Crews began construction six months ago on a massive underpass project under Highway 17 intended to provide safe passage for human and wildlife commuters. The project is located along the so-called Laurel Curve, which is a particularly accident-prone bend on the notoriously dangerous freeway. Collisions at this curve frequently involve Santa Cruz […]

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Tragic barn fire highlights animal abuse in Minnesota

Earlier this summer, 200,000 hens died in a massive fire at Forsman Farms, an egg farm in Wright County. Birds trapped inside the barn suffered excruciating deaths, their flesh melting away as they frantically searched for a way out of their cages. Tragic barn fires like this are not uncommon. A report released earlier this […]

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World Elephant Day 2022: Prime Minister Modi calls for minimizing human-animal conflict and commits to giant conservation

World Elephant Day: Every year, thousands of elephants are killed in India – by electrocution, accidents with trains or human-animal conflicts. The scenario is not very different across the world. World Elephant Day is celebrated on August 12 every year to raise awareness of their plight, the need to protect them, and the steps that […]

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Florida Congressman Demands End to ‘Incredibly Cruel Animal Experiments’

Lawmakers continue to push the National Institute of Health (NIH) over what have been described as “incredibly cruel animal experiments” based on documents obtained by a watchdog group that monitors government spending. Legislation introduced by Rep. Greg Steube (R-Fla.) Aug. 10 proposes to ban NIH experiments on dogs paid for with taxpayer dollars. “The NIH […]

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Concert benefiting animal rescue organizations is heading to Cortez – The Journal

Little Texas will perform on Sunday, September 4 at the 4 Critters Concert at the Montezuma County Fairgrounds. (Facebook) 4 Critters concert hosted by TV comedian Pam Stone, will feature Haley Reinhart, Little Texas and Levi Platero During Labor Day weekend, a star-studded concert will provide music and entertainment for the whole family at the […]

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USDA must now publicly report all animal welfare violations

The US Department of Agriculture will now cite all welfare violations in its animal facility inspection reports, the agency said. At pet stores, such as dog breeding centers and roadside zoos, the USDA conducts routine inspections to ensure compliance with animal welfare law, which requires the humane treatment of animals used for research or exhibition […]

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Pets can compete to become Greensburg’s first Animal Ambassador

Greensburg community leaders have a new pet project underway. They’re looking for the perfect pet to be the city’s first designated pet ambassador. The featured pet will be selected this month in a contest that includes online and in-person segments. The winning pet and owner will be invited to represent Greensburg at parades and other […]

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Hackers have taken over an animal shelter’s Facebook page. 5 On Your Side helped regain control. :: WRAL.com

By Keely Arthur, 5 On Your Side Reporter Rocky Mount, North Carolina — A local nonprofit’s Facebook page was hacked, putting the animal rescue program at risk. But, 5 On Your Side was able to reach out to Facebook, which said it would help animal rescue regain control of its page. Friends of Rocky Mount […]

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Deran and Pope have the best development

Since its premiere in 2016, Animal Kingdom has always told the twisted and exhilarating story of the inner workings of the Cody family. At the head of the family is Janine “Smurf” Cody, who leads her children, Andrew “Pope” (Shawn Hatosy), Deran (Jake Weary), Craig (Ben Robson) and Barry “Baz” Blackwell (Scott Speedman), in a […]

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Elizabeth Shafiroff: International Animal Rights Champion

While it’s not uncommon for someone to hear a call in their early twenties, some, like Elizabeth Shafiroff, have heard her call for a cause. After 15 years of leading the next generation of animal advocates, Shafiroff, and his more recently formed organization Global Strays, has impacted millions of animals in multiple countries, across three […]

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The Fiji Times » Agriculture Department helps farmers properly dispose of animal waste

Dumping of animal waste has a negative impact on the environment, says Agriculture Minister Dr Mahendra Reddy. Mr Reddy said it was one of the reasons the ministry would help farmers properly dispose of their animal waste. “With an allocation of $88,000, 22 farmers will receive home biogas digestion equipment worth $8,000,” he said. “With […]

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COMMISSIONS FROM GENEROUS DONORS CUSTOM ART BENCH FOR CAPE CORAL ANIMAL SHELTER IN MEMORY OF HIS WIFE

The Cape Coral Animal Shelter has announced that a very generous donor has ordered and donated a custom designed bench to the CCAS in memory of his wife. Sharon Bodenhafer has always been an animal lover and a supporter of rescue creatures. Since her passing, her husband Chuck has made it a mission to honor […]

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Their nature-inspired Jewish wedding featured an animal skin ketubah and a ‘firstfruits’ altar

(JTA) — The rain lasted all night, forcing the dance party to a nearby barn. But the bride saw the unexpected downpour as a blessing. “In earthly Judaism, there is so much emphasis on praying for rain,” said Adi Aboody, who married Ophir Haberer on June 4 in Green Valley Farm and Mill in Sebastopol, […]

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Woman found dead; Scam at an animal shelter; Tax free weekend

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) – Here’s a look at our top headlines this Friday: Woman found dead in Henrico An investigation is underway after a woman was found dead in her car early Friday morning. At approximately 1:45 a.m., officers responded to the 200 block of Carlstone Court in Highland Springs to report a shooting. Officers […]

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Animal welfare groups scramble ahead of import ban

Animal welfare groups are scrambling to bring dogs to Canada. Next month, a Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) policy will ban imports from more than 100 countries, potentially leaving behind thousands of adoptable dogs. According to the agency, the ban will prohibit the entry of commercial dogs from countries it considers to be at high […]

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Cork producers say culling of animals is inevitable under climate plan

The farm deal agreed between Environment Minister Eamon Ryan and Agriculture Minister Charlie McConalogue appears to give farmers no choice but to cull animals if greenhouse gas emission reduction targets greenhouse effect must be achieved, an award-winning medium – Fermier de Liège has warned. Reverend Crowley, who won a Bord Bia Dairy Origin Green Farmer […]

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Noah’s Ark Animal Hospital suddenly closes in Rockford

I’m not going to lie, when I first saw this post appear on my Facebook newsfeed this morning, I freaked out a bit… I adopted two dogs from Noah’s Ark Animal Sanctuary, and it broke my heart for a second to think that the sanctuary has closed for good, but I re-read that post. The […]

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Spring Creek Animal Control is calling | Local

SPRNG CREEK – Spring Creek area animal control calls are down from a year ago, according to a report from the Elko County Sheriff’s Office. Lt. Doug Fisher provided the numbers for the first six months of the year to the Spring Creek Association board on July 27. “We received 569 animal control calls for […]

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MPs say calls for animal cruelty cases often lead to new investigations

LEE COUNTY, Fla. — Lee County Sheriff’s Offices said their Animal Cruelty Task Force has investigated thousands of cases this year alone. There have been nine felony arrests associated with these cases – and, after speaking with Sheriff Carmine Marceno and the Gulf Coast Humane Society, we learned that when deputies walk into these cases, […]

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Broward County Animal Care hosts “Clear the Shelters” event with family fun day • Tamarac Talk

Indy ID # A2201791 and Annie ID # A2116018 are two dogs from Tamarac who need forever homes. By Sharon Aron Baron Broward County Animal Care participates in the annual national Clear the Shelters campaign to help the shelter’s more than 200 dogs and cats find forever families. To celebrate the campaign, the Animal Care […]

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UW Vertebrate Museum Receives Gift of Important Collection of Animal Mounts | New

August 2, 2022 Maia Hilke, a UW undergraduate student and volunteer with the UW Vertebrate Museum, Laramie, places a museum tag on a Eurasian boar mount in a temporary storage area at the Berry Biodiversity Conservation Center in UW. Behind her are frames of a capybara and a suede, all from a collection donated to […]

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Bake cakes and fight animal cruelty this RSPCA Cupcake Day

Cupcake Day, the RSPCA’s annual tasty fundraiser, is back in August! Every year over 100,000 animals turn to the RSPCA for help. In August, the RSPCA hosts an annual fundraiser you can sign up for – a Cupcake Day with funds to help rescue, rehabilitate and rehome animals in need across the country. What do […]

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Crowdfunding platform CUDDLY partners with Petcurean to support animal rescues

Press release: Petcurean Petcurean, maker of premium pet food brands GO! SOLUTIONS and NOW FRESH, has partnered with HUG, a crowdfunding platform that supports nonprofits and animal rescues, as a preferred pet food partner. With Petcurean’s commitment to supporting animal rescue groups and pet parents worldwide, this exciting new partnership with CUDDLY sees the company […]

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New study identifies brain network cores with strong bidirectional connections

Science could be a step closer to understanding the location of consciousness in the brain. A new study shows the importance of certain types of neural connections in identifying consciousness. The research, published in Cerebral cortexwas led by Jun Kitazono, corresponding author and project researcher at the Department of General Systems Studies, University of Tokyo. […]

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The animal health market is expected to reach $63.2 billion by the end of 2028

TMR picture WILMINGTON, DELAWARE, USA, Aug. 1, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — According to Transparency Market Research’s latest report on the global animal health market for the historical period 2017-2020 and the forecast period 2021-2028 , increasing animal population, high prevalence of diseases and rising global consumption of meat and milk are expected to drive the global […]