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Reptilia zoo plan is sent back to council and seeks exemption from animal control regulations

A company planning to bring a private reptile zoo to London will make a case to a City Council committee on Tuesday. If this sounds familiar, it’s because Reptilia has a history of seeking City Hall’s approval to operate in London dating back to 2018. In December of that year, the council voted against a […]

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History of Yanshanu Jos Cattle Market -By Abdulslam Kamaldeen Muhammad

This year, Sentient Media reveals that every 60 seconds an animal is mistreated. One afternoon, I counted 483 drops of blood on the floor and lost count out of empathy, what blood is that? But what really happened? A wounded cow (with blood flow near the eye) was paraded to the slaughterhouse which is about […]

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Brother says man charged in exchange for shooting with police needs mental help

JACKSONVILLE, Florida. – The brother of a man charged in October with shooting at Jacksonville police says his loved one suffers from a mental health issue. The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said John Ervin was arrested Oct. 16 after shooting at police. On Sunday, his brother, who asked to be identified as JW, said Ervin suffered […]

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PETA Isn’t Happy About God of War’s Animal Violence

The famous animal rights organization takes issue with God of War Ragnarok’s treatment of animals and one mid-game boss, in particular. PETA challenged depictions of animal violence in God of War Ragnarok and a mid-game boss, in particular. Earlier this week, the nonprofit organization took to social media to express its displeasure at the game’s […]

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Animal Glue Market Size to be Valued at $349.8 Million by the End of Year 2026 – IndustryARC

Market Research Reports, Business Advisory Services and Analytics The animal glue market size is expected to be valued at USD 349.8 million by the end of year 2026 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.4% during the period 2021-2026. HYDERABAD, TELANGANA, INDIA, Nov. 16, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Animal glue market size is […]

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Humane Society of Missouri Animal Cruelty Task Force rescues 9 starving dogs

The Humane Society of Missouri (HSMO) Animal Cruelty to Animals Task Force (ACT), working with local law enforcement, recently rescued 9 dogs from a property in Farmington, Missouri. A tip from a citizen led them to this house where the dogs, including 7 adult German Shepherds and 2 adult bloodhounds, were severely emaciated and suffered […]

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Nashville sees slight decrease in overdose deaths; Animal tranquilizer drugs on the rise

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Two trends emerge from the latest data on suspected overdose deaths from the Metro Public Health Department: a slight decrease in overdose deaths this year compared to the same period last year and an animal tranquilizer appearing in more Davidson County Overdoses. According to the Metro Public Health Department, 166 people […]

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Localities Strengthen Animal Disease Prevention in Coming Months | Company

Illustrative photo (Source: VNA) Hanoi (VNS/VNA) – Agriculture and Rural Development Minister Le Minh Hoan called on provincial and municipal people’s committees to strengthen the animal disease preventions in the coming months. According to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, the risk of animal diseases in the last months of 2022 and the beginning […]

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Amid national vet shortage, new animal hospital opens in

It’s not just you pet owners. Finding veterinarians available for emergency pet care has been more difficult than ever, in a shortage of veterinary care documented by the Chronicle last year. And it’s not just the Bay Area, as the American Veterinary Medical Association says there’s a “national shortage of veterinary staff,” while vet appointments […]

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Local animal shelters are giving senior pets a second chance during Senior Pet Month

Photo by Craig Reynolds. Shelter cat available for adoption at the APA Adoption Center. Whether it’s a German Shepherd or a tabby cat, pets can bring love and joy to their owner. And while puppies and kittens are usually the superstars of animal shelters and pet stores, senior pets deserve the same company. Senior pets […]

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Nearly 100 dogs seized in animal abuse case in Nye airlifted to rescue center

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — The ASPCA’s historic nighttime operation at the Nye County Animal Shelter has taken in nearly 100 dogs they have cared for for two months following what they called horrific abuse who gave pooches a second chance to live across the United States. Karen Walsh, the ASPCA’s senior director for animal relocation, […]

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Companion Animal Network Australia calls for action as pet scams soar

When people act on emotion they are easier to rip off and this is especially true for animal lovers who want a furry friend. During Scam Awareness Week 2022 (November 7-11))leading animal protection charity Companion Animal Network Australia (Australia CAN) calls for vvigilance when buying or adopting a pet and banks to take action, following […]

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“Fertile Ground: The Hudson Valley Animal Paintings of Caroline Clowes” | Visual arts | Hudson Valley

Click to enlarge Untitled (Horses with Parasol), Caroline Clowes, oil on canvas, 14″ x 20″. Collection of Elise Sharsis. Art historians are rediscovering female artists forgotten for generations. The famous genre painter Caroline Clowes (1838-1904) is featured in an exhibition at Locust Grove, the estate of Samuel FB Morse in Poughkeepsie. “Fertile Ground: The Hudson […]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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🌱 Animal shelters are working to clean facilities + closure of park facilities

Hi friends! It’s Friday in Charleston and I’m back in your inbox to update you on all the big stuff happening in town. But first, today’s weather: Hurricane Ian. High: 71 Low: 64. 🏡 Attention real estate pros in Charleston! We are now offering an exclusive sponsorship opportunity for an agent interested in attracting local […]

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Global Urban Agriculture Market by Types (Livestock,

Global Urban Agriculture Market Research Report The research team forecasts the Urban Agriculture market size to grow from XX in 2020 to XX by 2027, with an estimated CAGR of XX. The base year considered for the study is 2020 and the market size is projected from 2020 to 2027. Overview of the global urban […]

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Jeff’s Blankets Benefit Animal Rescues Nationwide | New

MOUNT HOREB (WKOW) — One tie at a time, a Mount Horeb man is making a difference in animal rescues. “I will continue to donate as long as people buy my covers,” said Jeff Hopwood. Hopwood manufactures tie-on blankets in countless colors and patterns. You can even make special requests. He calls the beautiful creations: […]

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Ipoh housewife uses her bracelet-making hobby to raise money for animal welfare

Tan’s bracelets that she makes to help raise funds for Noah’s Ark Ipoh Animal Welfare, The Kiko Food Bank, and Suka Cafe. — Photo by Farhan Najib By Sylvia Looi Monday, September 26, 2022 3:44 PM MYT IPOH, Sept. 26 — Before her wedding, animal lover Maggie Tan did everything she could to save animals […]

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Animal rights activists call on Sarah Gore Reeves and the Humane Society of NY Vets to renounce ‘stored’ animals

As part of an ongoing effort to compel the Humane Society of New York (HSNY) and Sarah Gore Reeves, the daughter of its absentee president, to send homeless animals in their care to other adoption centers or in foster homes, about 30 animal rights activists staged a three-hour protest at the prominent animal shelter and […]

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A local animal rescue said a cat thrown from a moving car was dead

A local animal shelter wants answers after one of its volunteers said she witnessed a horrific act of animal abuse on Friday afternoon. She said it happened near 72nd and Grover Streets. Muddy Paws Second Chance Rescue said it wants people to know there are plenty of options if you can’t care for your pet. […]

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Local animal shelter and nonprofit Operation Kindness have ambitious fundraising goal on North Texas Giving Day

Rescue and family building work that brings happiness and joy to North Texas homes happens every day thanks to an organization in Carrollton. Local animal shelter and non-profit organization Operation Benevolence uses an impressive array of resources to provide second chances to thousands of pets in the region, with the organization having already helped facilitate […]

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Growing Pet Adoption – Pivotal for Future Pet Demand

Dublin, Sept. 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — According to market research and competitive intelligence provider Fact.MR, the global animal drug preparation market is estimated to be worth more than US$2 billion in 2022. and is expected to grow at a high CAGR value of 8.2% throughout the forecast years 2022-2032. The COVID-19 outbreak forced employees […]

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Carlos Sainz learned to be ‘animal hunting’ with an offensive approach

Carlos Sainz in the Ferrari garage. Belgian Spa Grand Prix August 2022. Credit: PA Images Carlos Sainz says his father’s advice has followed him throughout his racing career, hardening his style after he was “pushed” in his early days in karting. Sainz Sr has been a key source of advice throughout his son’s career, with […]

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DeKalb Animal Shelter Promotes WJLE/DeKalb Animal Shelter Pet of the Week “Pugsley” and Hogs for Dogs Poker Race Coming Saturday (Watch Video Here)

September 18, 2022By: Dwayne Page Would you like a member of the Addams Family to join your family? Meet Pugsley! WJLE/DeKalb Animal Shelter Featured “Pet of the Week” Pugsley is part of the Addams family’s litter of kittens at the shelter and they all need a good home “We call Pugsley our shoulder cat,” said […]

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Several Neglected Animals Receiving Emergency Care At Tacoma Animal Shelter – The Suburban Times

Submitted by Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County. The Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County is currently providing emergency medical care to several neglected animals who arrived last week. On Monday, September 5, a 14-week-old puppy was brought to the shelter almost hairless, with scabs, bumps and pustules covering his body. The shelter’s […]

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Passions Rise As Mississippi Mayor Expresses Frustration Over Payment From Animal Shelter That Denied Animal Control Officer For Past 3 Months – Magnolia State Live

Passions grew as Mississippi mayor expresses frustration over payment from animal shelter that has refused animal control officer for past 3 months Posted 1:19 p.m. Thursday, September 15, 2022 The reaction on social media was swift and passionate to a story in The Natchez Democrat, which reported on comments by Dan Gibson, Mayor of Natchez, […]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Take the Pet Care $$$ Challenge

Belleville and area businesses did just that — they took on the West City Honda challenge to match their $100,000 donation to help build the new community animal care and adoption center. The “It Takes Heart Challenge” has now surpassed its goal of $100,000, with $163,800 donated by local businesses to help build the […]

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Kittens barely escape certain death: Companions Animal Center now takes care of abandoned felines

Sick kittens were illegally abandoned at the Companions Animal Center on the night of Tuesday August 23. At approximately 9 p.m., a dark-colored four-door van pulled into the parking lot of the shelter (formerly known as the Kootenai Humane Society) at 11650 N. Ramsey Road in Hayden and dumped a plastic container with holes drilled […]

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Best Friends Animal Society Advocate to Speak in Orangeburg | Crime and courts

Best Friends Animal Society legislative counsel Kelsey Gilmore-Futeral will be the guest speaker at the upcoming community meeting hosted by Orangeburg County Animal and Code Enforcement Services. This is the third meeting held by the representatives of the department. The meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 30 at the Orangeburg County […]

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How the USDA Fails to Enforce Animal Welfare Law | Counter-currents

USDA failure: USDA inspectors documented extensive animal suffering at a USDA research-approved chinchilla supplier, but for years the agency did nothing. (Photo credit: gehantao971031/Flickr) For years, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) inspectors have dutifully documented endemic animal suffering at the Moulton Chinchilla Ranch (MCR), a Minnesota chinchilla breeding facility. In 2021, MCR was the […]

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Del Norte’s animal division begins transition to sheriff’s office; CAO Says Personnel Changes and Budget Adjustments Will Be Necessary | Wild Rivers Outpost

Jessica Cejnar Andrews / Today at 3:32 p.m. Del Norte’s animal division begins transition to sheriff’s office; Chief Executive Says Staffing Changes and Budget Adjustments Will Be Necessary Humane Society volunteers bring animal shelter dogs to Pelican Bay State Prison in December as part of the Prison Paws partnership program. | File photo: Jessica C. […]

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LI organization calls for an end to animal testing ‘barbaric practices’

SMITHTOWN, NY — Guardians of Rescue, a Smithtown-based organization with a mission to protect the welfare of all animals, has started a petition to end animal testing, it announced. “Most people are against animal testing, but they unknowingly buy things that have been tested on animals at some point before they hit the market,” Guardians […]

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Small animal rehabilitation clinic gets green light from Kelowna City Council | infonews

Image credit: ADOBE STOCK August 22, 2022 – 7:00 pm Plans to build a small bird and mammal rehabilitation center in Kelowna are moving forward, although city staff advised the council otherwise. The property is located at 2605 O’Reilly Road and plans to house an […]

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As animals stage revolution with cash, swallow vouchers

Nigeria, one of Africa’s brightest and most promising countries, is back in the limelight for all the wrong reasons following the bizarre story of how termites ate most of the vouchers containing details of N17.158 billion which have not yet been accounted for by Nigeria Social Insurance. Investment fund. The said N17.158 billion as stated […]

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Stray dogs shouldn’t be scapegoated as a threat to wildlife: group of animals

Taipei, Aug. 20 (CNA) An animal welfare group said on Saturday that stray dogs should not be blamed for the destruction of wildlife, as the main culprits are humans. Citing an international report on wildlife endangerment research, the Taiwan Animal Protection Monitor Network said the main threats to animals’ survival in the wild are poaching […]

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Brownsville Gym to Host Animal Rescue Fundraiser

Owners of Hardknox Strength & Performance and members of Brownsville Animal Defense stand next to dog food donations at the gym’s first Pump for Pups in April 2021 in Brownsville. The event will return on Saturday. (Courtesy picture) By Omar Zapata Brownsville Animal Defense will host its second annual Puppy Pump, a community training fundraiser […]

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US Department of Transportation moves away from animal testing

Animal rights activists celebrate the US Department of Transportation (DOT) and its acceptance of animal-free testing methods. Skin testing is an essential part of risk assessment when moving chemicals by ship, plane, truck or train. US law states that substances must be evaluated for their potential to cause chemical burns. Previously, shaved rabbits had to […]

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Overcrowded animal shelters face staffing shortages

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina — The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals says more than 6 million dogs and cats are placed in shelters each year, and hundreds of thousands of them don’t don’t come out alive. Many shelters across the country are reporting overcrowded kennels and are asking for the public’s help. […]

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Work continues on Highway 17 animal underpass

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Animal Welfare Organization Grants Rs 1 Crore to Forest Department of Rajasthan for Tiger Conservation at RNP

On the International Tiger Day, the Animal Care Organization (TAC), a philanthropic arm of the Vedanta Group, on Saturday granted Rs. 1 (one) crore to the Forest Department of Rajasthan for the conservation of big cats in the Ranthambore National Park (RNP). The grant will be used by the state government to enhance an RNP’s […]

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Caring for Maine’s Wildlife – One Animal at a Time

Ann Rivers feeds the bobcat using a feeding syringe. This has moved from a special rehabilitation room to an outdoor enclosure. It will be released in the fall.PHOTO COURTESY OF ANN RIVER BAR HARBOR — Every corner of the Acadia Wildlife Center is brimming with environmental art, interactive exhibits, and nature collections to capture any […]

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Convicted animal abuser challenges Hassan

John Riggieri prepares to run against Maggie Hassan, despite her past legal troubles. Courtesy picture CONCORD, NH –Sen. Maggie Hassan has a new Democratic contender as she prepares for a close re-election campaign in John Riggieri, the former Marlborough man convicted of animal abuse after 52 Labrador Retrievers were abducted from his home. Riggieri, 62, […]

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The chief executive of The Animal Foundation fired after four months

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — A sign that discord could be brewing again at the Animal Foundation. 13 Investigates has learned that chief operating officer James Pumphrey was fired this week after serving in the role for approximately four months. This follows the resignation or abrupt retirement of several other shelter leaders last year. In December, […]

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Horry County Animal Care Center rescued nearly 1,000 additional pets in 2021, data shows

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – The Horry County Animal Care Center has made major improvements in the number of animals it has rescued, according to new data. Best Friends Animal Society, an animal welfare organization, provides a national overview of the number of dogs and cats that enter and exit shelters each year. The organization […]

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‘Black Ink Crew’ Star Ceaser Emanuel Faces Animal Cruelty Charges

Licensed Black Ink Crew Star Ceaser Emanuel recently turned himself in to police in Fulton County, Georgia to face animal cruelty charges after leaked video showed him hitting a dog with a chair folding. “Ceaser voluntarily surrendered and was released the same day, July 9, from the Fulton County Police Department,” a representative for Emanuel […]

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Moultrie animal shelter tackles homeless population amid inflation

MOULTRIE, Ga. (WALB) – With 150 total animals at the shelter, six furry friends are waiting to start a new life and a new home. The Colquitt County Humane Society fights the homeless animal population by encouraging community members to adopt. If someone has seen stray animals in their area, it is important that the […]

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Two East Tennessee Animal Shelters Receive $20,000 From Local Business

Knoxville, Tenn. (WVLT) – Two East Tennessee animal shelters have received thousands of dollars to end pet homelessness and promote animal welfare from a local business. Mercedes-Benz of Knoxville has donated $20,000 to the Young-Williams Animal Center and Humane Society, Tennessee Valley to support the work of each organization, according to a statement. The donation […]

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Pets at Risk of Euthanasia Get a Second Chance at RivCo Animal Sanctuary

The following is a press release from News Channel 3 and the HN and Frances C. Berger Foundation: PALM DESERT, CA — More animals can find forever homes, thanks to a $25,000 Coachella Valley Spotlight grant presented to HN’s Living Free Animal Sanctuary and the Frances C. Berger Foundation. The grant will be used to […]

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Wicomico Co. Humane Society Aims to Update and Strengthen Animal Control Regulations

WICOMICO COUNTY, Md. — On Wednesday, the Wicomico County Board will consider a request from the Wicomico County Humane Society (WCHS) to adjust animal control regulations. Review of regulations WCHS is asking the county to add or strengthen eleven regulations. “There are some much anticipated changes that need to be made. Some codes really need […]

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Inotiv Subsidiary Reaches Settlement in Animal Welfare Lawsuit – WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana Weather forecast

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (Inside INdiana Business) – A subsidiary of West Lafayette-based Inotiv Inc. (Nasdaq: NOTV) has reached an agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the company announced Monday. The settlement involves an investigation into a Virginia dog breeding facility operated by Indianapolis-based Envigo RMS, which has been […]

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Newbie Pleads Guilty in Animal Cruelty Case :: exploreClarion.com

ARMSTRONG CO., Pennsylvania (EYT) – A New Bethlehem woman has pleaded guilty to aggravated animal cruelty and related charges stemming from a March 2021 case in which 22 dead animals were allegedly discovered and several animals rescued at a residence in Madison Township. According to court documents, Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 46 Keri Beth Wolfe […]

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Lack of after-hours service calls for animal cruelty in Saskatoon

Animal Protection Services of Saskatchewan (APSS) has taken over animal protection law enforcement in Saskatoon, but will not respond to evening or weekend calls. The Department of Agriculture has appointed the APSS to enforce animal cruelty violations for the city of Saskatoon beginning July 1, according to city council documents. “All animal welfare concerns from […]

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LA animal shelter dogs go weeks, months without walks

A new investigation and numerous social media posts have shed light on a disturbing trend that continues at Los Angels animal shelters. Many dogs currently living in Los Angeles shelters like the Chesterfield Square Animal Shelter in South Los Angeles go weeks and sometimes months without walking or having time to be outside, the Los […]

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Animal shelters, overwhelmed rescues

While most Manitobans enjoy the warmer weather and relaxed pace that summer brings, Westman’s humane societies and cat rescue organizations are struggling. Linda Desjardins, founder of Cats TNR and Rescue in Neepawa, said the problem of stray and feral cats has only gotten worse in the small town, located about 74 kilometers northeast of Brandon. […]

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Climate change may not be as bad for animal reproduction as thought, study finds

University of Aberdeen press release. Animals are more likely to mate in warmer environments, a study published in the Animal Ecology Journal, analysis of the impact of climate change on reproductive behavior found. Researchers from the University of Aberdeen analyzed the potential impacts of climate change on the reproduction of 22 species, including butterflies. Examination […]

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Overcrowded animal shelters see fewer adoptions, more abandonments due to inflation, pandemic ends – Chicago Tribune

Animal shelter workers at Humane Indiana’s Munster Shelter felt a sense of relief over the July 4 holiday in that the dreaded influx of dogs showing off during all the extravagant fireworks displays didn’t seem to materialize. Northwest Indiana Animal Shelters posted the warning on their social media pages – ‘More pets get lost on […]

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Healing Strategies: Every Animal in a Rainforest, Every Wave in an Ocean

On an American farm where women work after their release from prison, the care strategy is a comprehensive approach to moving forward. And in environmental news, a giant Amazon photo album could come to the aid of the rainforest, while the island of Niue protects 100% of its marine environment. 1. United States North Carolina […]

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Animal shelter settles trademark case

It is taken from lions and tigers and bears. Oh my. Also wolves and coyotes and foxes. Pat Craig is CEO of Wild Animal Sanctuary Inc. (Photo courtesy) As the challenge to save wild creatures grew into a global campaign that endeared this rural Weld County nonprofit to the hearts and wallets of many, battling […]

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Redlands Animal Shelter is closed to walk-in visits, but euthanasia is down – Redlands Daily Facts

The Redlands Animal Shelter remains closed to all walk-in visitors due to the pandemic and a staff shortage, and the department has suspended its volunteer program, leading animal enthusiasts to voice their concerns as that other municipal services opened earlier this year. In May, Police Chief Chris Catren told City Council that staff at the […]

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Delco Dawgs animal rescue is indebted to local vets but hopes new donors will join in

It has been, to put it lightly, a relentless whirlwind of grief over the past week for local animal rescue organization Delco Dawgs. The all-volunteer organization is strapped for money, scrambling to keep the animals safe, and seeking help from locals who can help. “I would like to say Happy 4th, but it’s not happy […]

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Animal shelter needs help | Local News

Rumors that the Sheriff’s Department euthanized animals at the Henry County Animal Shelter due to the loss of an animal control officer are baseless. “While we hope never to have to euthanize an animal, there are times when it is necessary or required by law,” a statement from the sheriff’s office said. “We are working […]

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Charleston Animal Society offers ‘pet amnesty’ July 5-8

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) — The Charleston Animal Society is offering a “pet amnesty” from July 5-8, where any lost animal that shows up there can be picked up at no cost. The 4th of July is one of the most dangerous days for pets, and more dogs and cats go missing around this holiday than […]

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Animal welfare groups speak out on the implementation of the Horse Racing Integrity and Safety Act which comes into force on Friday

Photo: Shutterstock Royalty-Free Stock Photo ID: 67917562 By Cheryl Ann Quigley AWA Executive Director Marty Irby testifies at a House hearing on HR 1754 in January 2020 AWA Helps Lead Effort to Secure Doping Ban in Thoroughbred Horse Racing, But Landmark Agreement Stalled to Establish Criminal Offense for ‘Horse Soring’ Logo of the Center for […]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 […]