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Food Animal Innovation Summit to Bring Scientists and Leaders Together | Preliminary Department of Poultry Science

September 14, 2022 | Personal On September 26-28, 2022, a diverse group of scientists and leaders will come together to exchange ideas and solutions to key concerns in animal agriculture at the second annual Food Animal Innovation Summit in State View Hotel in the heart of Raleigh, North Carolina. Organized and sponsored by the Animal […]

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Animal organizations launch cat website to educate public – Chico Enterprise-Record

CHICO – They’re furry, they have four legs and they need your help. Advocates from five different Chico-area animal organizations gathered for a sidewalk press conference near the iconic Our Hands sculpture on Tuesday to announce a newly launched new website called www.chicoresourcesforcats.org. The website, produced by animal organizations, is a one-stop resource for all […]

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French foodtech Standing Ovation raises $12 million for animal-free dairy cheese • TechCrunch

The burgeoning revolution in food tech continues apace with news that the French startup standing ovation raised €12 million ($12 million) in a Series A funding round to develop an animal-free casein for use in cheese. Casein, for the uninitiated, is a protein found in dairy products, and which makes up about 80% of cow’s […]

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More fallout from COVID-19: overcrowded animal shelters

Share this Article You are free to share this article under the Attribution 4.0 International License. There are nearly three million missing spaying/sterilization surgeries in the United States due to the COVID pandemic, the researchers report. In addition to vet and staff shortages, missing surgeries contribute to widespread overcrowding at pet shelters. The results come […]

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Everbridge helps WIRES improve response times for animal rescues in Australia

Everbridge, a global leader in critical event management (CEM) and national public warning software solutions, announced that the company is marking three years of proud support for Australia’s largest wildlife rescue organization, WIRES (Wildlife Information Rescue and Education Service), a non-profit providing rescue and rehabilitation of sick, injured and orphaned native animals for over 35 […]

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Freshpet partners with actress and animal rescue advocate to fund animal shelters

Sarah Michelle Gellar will serve as judge to decide which American no-kill animal shelters will receive cash prizes Freshpet is collaborating with actress and animal rescue advocate, Sarah Michelle Gellar, in honor of her fifth annual Fresh Start initiative that celebrates and rewards kill-free animal shelters. The initiative is open to the public through a […]

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To protect livestock, progress must continue

A recent comment that those who want to see an end to the use of crates in the swine industry – including the National Animal Welfare Advisory Committee (NAWAC) – are coming from an animal rights position is to both insulting and incorrect. NAWAC is a statutory committee under the Animal Welfare Act 1999, which […]

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Analysts gave Elanco Animal Health Incorporated (NYSE:ELAN) an average rating of “Hold”.

According to MarketBeat.com, the six research companies that cover Elanco Animal Health Incorporated (NYSE: ELAN-Get Rating) gave the company an average rating of “Hold,” indicating investors should maintain their current position in the title. Six equity research analysts suggest keeping the stock in your portfolio, while the other five suggest selling it. Analysts who have […]

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CARTER: ‘Party Animal’ – A Fighting Story for America First

In his new book, “Party Animal, The Truth About President Trump, Power Politics & The Partisan Press,” former Congressman Jason Lewis makes it clear, “If criticism of Mr. Trump is what you want, turn on the television, read any newspaper or scroll through any website. It is ubiquitous and will not be repeated here…” That’s […]

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Exotic pet bills moving forward but still stalled in Congress – The Voyager

Photo by Egor Kamelev from Pexels Two bills are currently being processed by the United States Congress, one standing still and the other legalized. In late 2021, the United States House of Representatives received the “Travelling Exotic Animals and Public Safety Act of 2021” (HR5999). Later, in early 2022, the House was also presented and […]

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The second season of “Magic of Disney’s Animal Kingdom” confirmed at D23 Expo 2022:

fans of the Disney+ National Geographic series that takes a look behind the scenes Walt Disney Worldthe largest theme park and its inhabitants, The Magic of Disney’s Animal Kingdom, will be happy to hear that a second season of the series has finally been confirmed. What is happening: During a panel at the D23 Expo […]

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Basingstoke Animal Shelter warns of 70% increase in animal donations

An animal shelter reported seeing a massive increase in surrendered cats and dogs. Animal shelter Helping Cats and Dogs UK has reported that it has seen a sharp increase in the number of pets handed over and it has come to the point where the shelter has had to turn away some animals due to […]

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Solar-powered device reduces human-animal conflict in India Global Voices Français

A farming family from the village of V-Kota in Andhra Pradesh with a Parabraksh planted in their field. Image credit: Katidhan. Used with permission. Forty-year-old Malan Raut from the western Indian state of Maharashtra was a contented man farmer when she switched to organic farming in 2016 to cope with the impact of climate change. […]

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Husky ready to be adopted at Smithtown Animal Shelter

Sign up for our amNY Sports email newsletter for news and game coverage from your favorite teams Husky ready to be adopted at Smithtown Animal Shelter Notice to husky lovers: you are in for a treat when we introduce you to the pet of the week, Jenna! Available for adoption at the Smithtown Animal Shelter, […]

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Animal rights group seeks to investigate use of ABC funds

An animal rights group has asked the Supreme Court to investigate the use of funds intended for animal birth control (ABC) programs in the state. The Thrissur-based Walking Eye Foundation for Animal Advocacy argued in the Supreme Court that the failure of the ABC program should be blamed for the current crisis. The government’s failure […]

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Animal rights protest interrupts NFL opening night

It wouldn’t be a major sporting event without an idiot or idiots running around the field. Thursday night saw the NFL opener. These idiots turned out to be animal rights protesters. In what looked like an elaborate gender reveal, two women rushed onto the Sofi Stadium turf with some sort of pink smoke bomb. No, […]

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Supplies, donations needed to Hillsborough, Bridgewater Animal Rescues

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ — Through the volunteer efforts of two local rescue groups, hundreds of animals have been adopted. Now Amwell Animal Rescue Group in Hillsborough and Capic Cats in Bridgewater need the public’s help with supplies and donations. “We have adopted hundreds of small animals this year. And many kittens and cats as well. Our […]

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Neutering and neutering will be the hot issue at the animal services meeting

According to animal lovers who have been helping stray animals in the county for years, the problem of abandoned and stray animals is as bad as it has ever been in Guilford County and is reaching truly alarming proportions. The animals — often from owners who simply abandon them — create tremendous pressure on the […]

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Elon University senior will participate in the triathlon and raise funds for Burlington Animal Services

When Elon’s senior Maria Torres Monteverde completed her first triathlon, she said she crossed the finish line overwhelmed with pride – a feeling that motivated her not only to compete again, but also to collect funds for a cause close to his heart. “It was great to do, but I want to do something bigger […]

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Canadian Animal Law Conference returns to U of T

Camille Labchuk care deeply about animals. She says seeing images of commercial seal kills on the news left an indelible impression on her as a child growing up on Canada’s east coast. “Years later, I was working in Ottawa, in politics, and I had the opportunity to go with a non-profit organization on the ice […]

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Cost of living crisis: Animal rescues and charities across Yorkshire are pleading with pet owners not to abandon their dogs and cats when they reach capacity

The crisis has hit many people across the country, with homeowners struggling to pay bills, gas and general amenities due to soaring prices. But many owners in the UK, especially in the north, have pets. Lilly the dog and her puppies along with carers Heather and Nicky at RSPCA York. (Photo credit: RSPCA York) With […]

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Big Ben covered in white paint during Animal Rebellion protest

Disruption hit central Westminster this morning as protesters created chaos after throwing paint at Big Ben. The monument was sprayed with white paint to represent milk by the activist group Animal Rebellion as part of their “Plant-Based Future” campaign. A group of nine people entered the Parliament Street junction before blocking the junction and pouring […]

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The city builder where you build on the back of a giant animal has a release date

Zurich-based developer Stray Fawn Studio is creating The Wandering Village, a city-builder in which you traverse a toxic wasteland on the back of a gigantic creature called Onbu. Along with managing your colony on this friendly kaiju dinosaur beast, you have to manage your relationship with Onbu, which can be a peaceful, symbiotic coexistence or […]

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How Exotic Pet Ownership Rules Work in France

France allows the ownership of almost all types of animals provided that certain legal conditions are met, The connection was told by animal rights experts and dedicated training schools. Owners need a ‘certification of ability‘, the legal document issued by local prefectures in order to be authorized to own non-domestic, exotic or wild animals. A […]

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Hinsdale Animal Shelter Holds Five Fall Events Starting Sept. 28 To Help Raise Money For Homeless Animals – Chicago Tribune

From September 28 to October 28, the Hinsdale Humane Society is hosting five fundraising events over four weeks for “Roving Petoberfest” with activities scheduled to include chili, a “paws and pumpkins” cat cafe and three-way concerts different microbrewery locations in the region. Proceeds from each event will go towards the organization’s efforts to alleviate what […]

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SC animal shelters are at a breaking point. Pet adoptions can’t keep pace with admissions | New

Too many animals, not enough space – that’s been the mantra of South Carolina humanitarian societies and shelters for months. Two dogs are seen at Dorchester Paws in Summerville on Thursday August 11, 2022. The capacity of the shelter is extremely overcrowded and several collapsible crates are placed in the hallways for temporary locations. Andrew […]

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Animal Rebellion campaigners shut down milk supply in parts of England | Extinction Rebellion

More than 100 Animal Rebellion supporters halted the supply of fresh milk to large parts of England in the early hours of Sunday, including Arla Aylesbury, which handles 10% of Britain’s supply. It came after the activist group, which campaigns for a sustainable plant-based food system, received no response to a letter to Downing Street […]

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Black man killed in bed by police was treated like an ‘animal’, lawyer says

Donovan Lewis’s family attorney says Ohio police treated the unarmed 20-year-old black man like an ‘animal’ when they shot and killed him while he was in bed , by BNC News. At a news conference on Thursday, September 1, family attorney Rex Elliott said body camera footage showed a Columbus officer ignoring Lewis’s humanity when […]

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Ban on electric dog collars will lead to ‘animal welfare disaster’, farmers warn

Banning electric dog collars is ‘naive nonsense’ that will lead to ‘absolute disaster for animal welfare’, a farmers’ union has warned the government. More than 200 sheep farmers across England say they are experiencing a growing number of ‘distressing and heartbreaking’ dog attacks and the ban on training devices due to come into force this […]

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Leitrim Animal Welfare to build a new center worth €1m

Leitrim Animal Welfare is embarking on an ambitious plan to build a new center and expand its services. The group hopes to build a center worth 1 million euros which will house 32 kennels, three exercise areas and even a veterinary practice and offices. Leitrim Animal Caretaker Megan Gaffney said the new center will increase […]

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Use cow tax to set up shelters in every constituency: Animal loves: The Tribune India

Tribune press service Amritsar, September 2 Activists from animal welfare organizations staged a protest outside the Municipal Corporation office here on Friday today. They demanded that the funds raised in the name of the cow cess be used for the establishment of cow shelters in each district. They said the state government collected […]

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Somerset Regional Animal Shelter opens its doors to six beagles from Envigo’s facility in Virginia

The Somerset Regional Animal Shelter today received six rescued beagles from a breeding and research facility in Virginia. The Humane Society of the United States coordinated the removal of approximately 4,000 beagles from the Envigo RMS LLC facility in Cumberland, Virginia, which bred dogs for sale to animal testing labs. In May, the United States […]

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Catholic Overseas Development Agency criticized for animal donation program

A coalition of groups have formed to urge the Catholic Agency for Overseas Development (CAFOD) to end its animal donation program to honor its commitment to climate justice and animal justice before Sunday of the climate on September 5, during the season of creation from September 1 to October 4. Interfaith Vegan Coalition, In Defense […]