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Bovine respiratory diseases have bad origins

If there is one academic discipline in which veterinarians are well versed, it is microbiology. Some version of this topic was almost constantly on our class schedules, from undergrad through vet school. General microbiology was the aperitif of the suite: specific courses in bacteriology, virology, mycology, immunology and – finally – infectious diseases, where we […]

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Round of paws to help animal shelters

PROPERTY developer Tropicana Corporation Bhd has lent a hand in supporting over 400 rescued pets and strays at My Pets Haven in Setia Alam and PAWS Animal Welfare Shelter in Ara Damansara, both in Selangor. Organized by the group’s charitable arm, the Tropicana Foundation, the initiative saw 20 volunteers participate in cleaning the cages, preparing […]

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Animal lovers prepare to protest against HC’s order to feed stray animals | Bombay News

Mumbai: About a week ago, a housing company’s WhatsApp group in Malad was abuzz with messages urging a landlord to evict his tenants for “illegal” activities. Society members put so much pressure on the man that he was willing to obey until another society member pointed out that feeding stray animals inside or outside the […]

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Kim Thorburn: Animal rights ideology is not conservation

By Kim Thorburn A well-funded coalition of radical animal rights groups succeeds in taking control of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW). Their latest move was October 19-20, with a Washington Fish and Wildlife Cull Convention, free to invite-only attendees at Vashon Island’s Camp Sealth, including vegan meals. The website containing the conference […]

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Limerick podcast goes to dogs for animal welfare

Darragh Bourke with his canine companions THE BIG Bark, a canine podcast recorded and produced in Limerick, will be undertaking a Christmas charity initiative in support of two animal charities. The initiative will see the group behind the podcast release a 2023 charity calendar, along with a number of adorable Christmas cards, just in time […]

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Pennsylvania Advances in State Rankings for Animal Welfare Laws | New

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania – In 2014, Pennsylvania ranked 41st in the Animal Legal Defense Fund’s ranking of US animal welfare laws. In 2022, the Commonwealth moved up to 15th place in the latest report. The improved ranking is based on new laws passed in recent years, including: Make it a crime if someone knowingly has animal […]

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Puptoberfest raises $3,700 for Colusa Animal Shelter | New

Everyone was in the Halloween spirit on Saturday, as dozens of furry friends and their owners donned their best costumes to attend the fourth annual Puptoberfest party, hosted by Friends of County Animal Shelter. Colusa (FOCCAS) at Veterans Memorial Park in Colusa. Molly Conrado, event organizer and Colusa Animal Shelter volunteer, said the event is […]

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Senator John Kennedy gets endorsement from Animal Wellness Action during his re-election campaign

Senator John Kennedy and Pups during the introduction of the FDA Modernization Act Presser Marty Irby, Senator Kennedy, Senator Paul, Senator Braun, Wayne Pacelle and Aysha Akhtar at a US Senate press conference 10/7/21 US Senator John Kennedy Sure, he’s America’s most entertaining senator, but he also has a heart of gold when it comes […]

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Kind donation restores stables at Holmeswood Animal Sanctuary

FEEDING TIME: Animals in the care of Woodlands Animal Sanctuary Thanks to a donation of building materials, Woodlands Animal Sanctuary was able to restore its stables. The small charity based in the village of Holmeswood received the donation from home improvement retailer Wickes, Southport. Run by a dedicated team, plus a group of volunteers, the […]

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San Diego Humane Society investigates animal abuse in Oceanside – NBC 7 San Diego

Someone left two dogs to die in a shipping container at Buena Vista Lagoon in Oceanside last week and the San Diego Humane Society law enforcement team is offering a reward for tips that lead to a arrest. A $1,000 reward is being offered to anyone who helps find the person or persons responsible for […]

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Representative Dina Titus wins Animal Wellness Action endorsement in re-election campaign

Rep. Dina Titus Wayne Pacelle Dina Titus is arguably the leading voice for animal welfare in the House. —Wayne Pacelle, President of Animal Wellness Action LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, UNITED STATES, Oct. 25, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Animal Wellness Action today announced its support for U.S. Representative Dina Titus in her re-election bid for Nevada’s First Congressional […]

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KENA: How is Kentucky preparing for the shortage of large animal vets? – Horse racing news

by Press release|24.10.2022|10:55 The impending crisis in large animal veterinary care has been recognized for years, but it is only recently that the ramifications of this deficit have become known. While horse owners in central Kentucky may feel immune to the effects of a vet shortage, much of the Commonwealth — and the United States […]

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Amid Voluntary Struggles, Two Groups of Animals Merge | Local News

The Halifax County Paws and Claws SPCA and the Halifax County Humane Society have joined forces to help local animals. In order to best achieve the goals of rescuing and fostering animals in need, the Halifax Humane Society was disbanded and these volunteers merged with the SPCA to increase numbers and achieve the goals, a […]

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The Recorder – Column missed the importance of laboratory animal research

Posted: 10/23/2022 2:27:03 PM Modified: 23/10/2022 14:26:52 In the recent My Turn “Cruel and unnecessary experiments on animals worsen gender inequality” (Gazette, Oct. 20), the author calls for increased attention to women’s health which is surely an urgent and chronic need. . What the author missed was the enormous importance of new knowledge that can […]

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Advocacy group wants to tackle overcrowded San Jose animal shelter – The Mercury News

Concern about overcrowding at the San Jose Animal Care Center prompted a group of local residents to form an advocacy group called Sustain Our Shelters. The San Jose Animal Care Center on Monterey Road has provided shelter and on-the-ground services to residents of San Jose, Cupertino, Los Gatos, Milpitas and Saratoga since 2004. As of […]

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Myakka Wildlife Sanctuary survives despite extensive damage from Hurricane Ian | Eastern County

It was late September 28 when Hurricane Ian swept through the Farmhouse Animal and Nature Sanctuary in Myakka City, forcing owners Dave and Lisa Burns to brave 100-mile-per-hour winds to check on the sanctuary’s 120 animals. Lisa Burns looked into a pasture where four horses were huddled together. If a hurricane brings people together, it […]

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Meet the oldest living land animal in the world, Jonathan the turtle who is 190 years old

The world’s oldest living land animal on record, a turtle named Jonathan who resides on the island of Saint Helena, celebrates its 190th birthday and has claimed a new world record title. “Its official record title is Oldest Chelonian, a category that encompasses all tortoises, tortoises, and tortoises,” Guinness World Records shared on Facebook. Jonathan […]

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Kearney Area Animal Shelter’s New Manager Settles In Happily

MARY JANE SKALA Hub Editor Rescuing a pet is an honorable thing to do, but it’s not an easy task and you need to make sure you ask the right questions before bringing a pet home. Buzz60’s Maria Mercedes Galuppo has the story. KEARNEY — Braden Wilkes knelt on the floor inside […]

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Change Foods unveils plans for animal-free casein factory in Abu Dhabi – vegconomist

American-Australian alternative dairy company Change food announced plans to open a manufacturing facility for animal-free casein production in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE). “We are excited to welcome Change Foods to the UAE and further catalyze the country’s food tech ecosystem.“ The company reveals that it has signed an agreement with Kezad Group to […]

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International Sloth Day Encourages Slow Animal Conservation

License picture” alt=”International Sloth Day, celebrated on October 20, was founded in 2010 to promote the conservation of the six species of sloths. File photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI | License picture“/> International Sloth Day, celebrated on October 20, was founded in 2010 to promote the conservation of the six species of sloths. File photo by […]

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Wild Animal Initiative Call for Proposals: Large Grants Program (up to $200,000)

Deadline: 28 Oct 22 Wild Animal Initiative has announced the 2022 Large Grants Program which is a restricted call focused on two very specific themes with related tracks that seek to answer key unanswered questions important to understanding wild animal welfare. Themes Wild Animal Initiative invites interested groups to prepare a project proposal of up […]

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US shelters see surge in abandonments – and one animal ‘has returned en masse’ | Pets

JAccording to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, the big boom in pet adoption peaked in April and May 2020 with nearly one in five American households – 23 million in total – giving animals a new focus during the pandemic. But as our return to a sense of normalcy has […]

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New management for Epping Animal Welfare Facility

The Epping Animal Welfare Facility (EAWF) will now be managed internally by Whittlesea Council, in partnership with Merri-bek and Darebin Councils. The facility was operated by RSPCA Victoria for nearly five years, but Whittlesea Council chief executive Craig Lloyd said the decision was made to run the EAWF internally “to get the best possible outcomes […]

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Morris Animal Foundation launches research initiative into leading cause of canine cancer death

The Morris Animal Foundation today announced a new multi-million dollar research initiative focused on hemangiosarcoma, the leading cause of cancer death in the Foundation’s Golden Retriever Lifetime Study cohort of dogs. One of the primary goals of the Golden Retriever Lifetime Study – one of the largest longitudinal studies ever conducted in veterinary medicine – […]

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Pygmy Hippo Latest Animal Unveiled at SF Zoo – NBC Bay Area

The San Francisco Zoo and Gardens announced Friday the arrival of a pygmy hippopotamus, the first of its endangered species at the zoo since 2004. The male hippopotamus named Udo, which translates to ‘peace’ in the West African Igbo language, is 2 years old and hails from the countries of Sierra Leone, Guinea, Liberia and […]

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Cleveland Animal Welfare League Pet of the Week

CLEVELAND – In an effort to support pet adoption, News 5 is partnering with the Cleveland Animal Protective League to bring our viewers the Pet of the Week! Meet Cookie: Meet Cookie! Cookie is a sweet, carefree 9 month old Labrador who has never met a stranger. This girl is a real optimist who always […]

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Vegetarian buffet to raise funds for the veterinary hospital

James Kon Pureland Vegetarian House in Kiulap will hold a ‘meal for a cause’ campaign tomorrow to raise funds for PawsUp, an animal hospital and stray animal rehabilitation center in the Sultanate. The public can enjoy a healthy vegetarian buffet with all proceeds going to PawsUp to help defray the costs of an animal hospital […]

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AG Office Announces Animal Abuse Lawsuits in Partnership with Humane Society

Courtesy of Detroit Dog Rescue / The Michigan Attorney General’s office is teaming up with an animal rights group to prosecute possible animal abusers. Teamwork with Michigan Humane has already resulted in animal fighting charges against a Wayne County man, according to the two organizations. Michigan Humane President Matt Pepper said complex cases like the […]

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What to know to see this majestic animal in the Adirondacks

Wolves once roamed the globe, and they have had a very complicated relationship with humans for a long time. In North America, they once roamed the arctic tundra as far as Mexico. But since the European colonization of North America, they have lost much of their habitat and have been the subject of extensive extermination […]

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Animal cruelty must be stopped

The crimes shock the conscience – and leave us wondering how they could have happened without an authority stepping forward to stop them. A 20-year-old Forsyth County man, Caleb Dewald, was convicted of 10 counts of animal cruelty last week after pleading guilty to the crimes, as reported by Michael Hewlett of the Journal. Acts […]

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Humane Animal Partners will hold a designer bag bingo on October 19

Humane Animal Partners, formerly Delaware Humane Association and Delaware SPCA, will host the sixth annual Designer Bag Bingo event at 7 p.m., Wednesday, October 19 at the Rehoboth Beach Convention Center on October 19, returning to Sussex County for the first time since 2019. . The event promises attendees a fun night of bingo, designer […]

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Fort Pierce Animal Adoption Center Now Open

Fort Pierce – Wednesday, October 12, 2022: The city of Fort Pierce has reopened the former Sunrise Humane Society animal shelter and renamed it the Fort Pierce Animal Adoption Center. Earlier this month, the Municipal Commission terminated its contract with Sunrise, a non-profit organization that has struggled financially trying to maintain the facility. Now, under […]

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‘Extremely Full’ Pasadena Animal Shelter Is Calling for People to Adopt or Adopt Pets

The City of Pasadena Animal Shelter is at capacity and is looking for people to adopt or foster pets or to volunteer. “Our shelter is extremely full right now,” said Ginger Bishop, the town’s adoption event coordinator. On October 11, the shelter, 5150 Burke Road, housed 138 dogs and 60 cats. Bishop said fostering is […]

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The Humane Society of Missouri’s Animal Cruelty Task Force returns to one of the nation’s most notorious breeders to save seven dogs

Rescued dogs, mostly terriers, are on their way back to HSMO Saint Louis head office for emergency veterinary treatment ST. LOUIS, October 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — This morning, the Humane Society of from missouri (HSMO) Animal Cruelty Task Force (ACT) – one of the world’s largest animal rescue and disaster response teams – led the […]

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Animal welfare charity bolsters its global leadership team

SPANA (Society for the Protection of Animals Abroad) has strengthened its global leadership team with the appointment of three directors. Kit Vaughan joined the charity as director of global programs at Save the Children, where he was senior adviser on climate change. He previously held leadership positions at Donkey Sanctuary, Care International UK and WWF. […]

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Some animal rescues are seeing an increase in pet drug overdoses

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) Poison Control has reported a more than 300% increase in marijuana-related cases over the past five years. In South Florida, workers at Barky Pines Animal Rescue say they are getting more and more calls about pets getting sick from drug use. “What we’ve seen […]

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Council to vote on management agreement for new animal sanctuary

Abilene City Council will vote Thursday on whether to enter into a management agreement with the nonprofit All Kind Animal Initiative to manage and operate a new animal sanctuary. Animal control will remain a function of the city, but employees currently working for the city on the animal services shelter side will become employees of […]

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Denver just snagged the record for the world’s largest airport animal therapy program from LAX. Find out how his team of dogs entertains the passengers.

Dogs were in high demand this summer.Denver International Airport Denver International Airport is home to the largest airport pet therapy program in the world. There are approximately 45 programs at US airports, with LAX being Denver’s biggest competitor. Volunteer manager Karla Grahn told Insider the dogs were in demand during the summer travel chaos. In […]

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Palmetto Animal League to Host Adoption Concert in Hardeeville, SC

Palmetto Animal League is set to hold an animal adoption event and concert Thursday at Autonation Subaru Hilton Head to celebrate 12 years of helping animals in the Lowcountry, according to a news release. “By bringing together shelter dogs and potential adopters in a fun and festive atmosphere, AutoNation Subaru Hilton Head is helping to […]

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Melita supports animal shelters

Melita Limited supports numerous animal shelters in Malta and Gozo, providing almost €10,000 to provide food and medicine, as well as funds for the sterilization of cats and dogs. The funds are also used to support the rescue and rehabilitation of injured horses destined for slaughter. This initiative is supported by Borg Cardona Co. Ltd […]

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An avid fan adapted the obvious functionality of an Apple Watch in Animal Crossing: New Horizons Fashion

New inventions and discoveries kept players on their toes. The discoveries revealed multiply others, causing a snowball effect. Although it may take some time to see the effect, a fascinating innovation has surfaced. And Animal Crossing: New Horizons fans would love it. ADVERTISING The article continues below this ad Animal Crossing: New Horizons is an […]

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Animal welfare groups call on province to withdraw pesticide bill – Winnipeg Free Press

Animal welfare advocates are calling on the Progressive Conservative government – ​​and its dog-loving Prime Minister – to kill a bill reversing the ban on cosmetic pesticides. “The Premier has shown she loves dogs, and this bill has the potential to impact the welfare of dogs,” said Brittany Semeniuk of the Winnipeg Humane Society, one […]

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Proceeds from golf race benefit 3 animal rescue groups

By JOHN HOWELL Dogs were the worst affected on Tuesday afternoon at the Warwick Animal Shelter, although giant checks were the attraction for the Marquess. As representatives from three rescue organizations and lawmakers gathered under the shelter’s outer compound, two of the shelter’s canine residents joined them. One of the dogs liked the attention while […]

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CARA shoe drive to raise funds for animal rescues

ROTTERDAM, NY (NEWS10) – Crafters and Artisans for Rescued Animals (CARA) is hosting a fundraiser through Dec. 6 to raise money for shipping costs. The money will help send packages to rescue partners across the United States. Get the latest news, sports, weather and events straight to your inbox! CARA will earn funds based on […]

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A Huntington councilman presents a check for $75,000 for building renovations for an animal shelter

HUNTINGTON, WV (LOOTPRESS) — At-Large Huntington Councilman Bob Bailey presented a check for $75,000 in American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds Tuesday, Oct. 4, to Western West Virginia Animal Rescue Alliance, the non-profit organization that supports the Huntington Cabell Wayne Animal Control Shelter. Funding will be used to renovate the building on the former Cook […]

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CARA shoe drive to raise money for animal rescues

ROTTERDAM, NY (NEWS10) – Crafters and Artisans for Rescued Animals (CARA) is holding a fundraiser until December 6 to raise funds for shipping costs. The money will help send packages to rescue partners across the United States. Get the latest news, sports, weather and events straight to your inbox! CARA will earn funds based on […]

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Global Probiotics in Animal Feed Market Report 2022

New York, Oct. 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the publication of the report “Probiotics In Animal Feed Global Market Report 2022” – https://www.reportlinker.com/p06325434/?utm_source=GNW The global market for probiotics in animal feed market is expected to grow from $3.86 billion in 2021 to $4.23 billion in 2022 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) […]

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WSWHE BOCES launches Small Animal Science program – Saratogian

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY – WSWHE BOCES is offering a new curriculum for the 2022-2023 school year in which students learn the ins and outs of small animal science. Dogs, cats, rabbits and guinea pigs can be found in a special classroom at the F. Donald Myers Education Center in Saratoga Springs, where instructor Carter Stevens […]

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Coldwell Banker Hosts Fundraiser for Area Animal Rescues | New

DuBOIS — Coldwell Banker Developac Reality held its sixth annual pet event on Saturday, raising approximately $5,300 for area animal shelters. The event, benefiting the Gateway Humane Society and Purrfect Paws Cat Rescue and held at the Treasure Lake office, featured a “trick or treat” contest, where pet owners were encouraged to bring their pets […]

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September 2022: animal law updates that made the world a better place for animals this month

Each month, One Green Planet tracks major legal developments that improve (or, in some cases, threaten) the lives and welfare of animals. Legislation and litigation sometimes protect animals directly, for example by closing a zoo or a slaughterhouse. But since the law severely underprotects animals, legal advocacy often needs to be more creative. One of […]

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From Congresswoman AOC to Lil Nas X: Islands of Animal Crossing: New Horizons is a celebrity-loving destination

Animal Crossing: New Horizons is a very popular game in the community. This allows players to create a whole world of their own. And that makes the game coveted for gamers. Surprisingly, many famous celebrities also share a keen interest in the game. ADVERTISING The article continues below this ad Brought to you by Nintendo, […]

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2 Long Island women face animal cruelty charges for dumping 3 cats in Tanner Park

Two Long Island women are facing animal cruelty charges for dumping three cats in Tanner Park in Copiague, according to the Suffolk SPCA. The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals says the cats are still missing after they were abandoned in August by Crystal Cahill, 39, of Amityville, and Catherine Gropper, 32, of […]