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California Animal Shelters Inundated With “Pets”

SANTA CRUZ COUNTY“Animal shelters across California are currently seeing an influx of rabbits and other ‘pets’ surrender and being put up for adoption. Erika Smart, program and development manager at Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter (SCCAS), says the increase in the number of rabbits, guinea pigs, gerbils and other small animals has continued over the […]

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New Animal Resource Center impacting animal welfare | Jamestown News

While the new 33,000 square foot Animal Resource Center, which opened on November 2 at 980 Guilford College Road, is impressive, for Jorge Ortega the building is not about appearance but functionality. For this, Ortega, director of Guilford County Animal Services, gives it five stars. The emphasis is on the well-being – mental and physical […]

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FAO Provides Advanced Animal Health Training to Veterinary Services Staff: “Improving Animal Health Service Delivery and Disease Surveillance in Iraq” [EN/AR] – Iraq

Focused on the evaluation of veterinary services and disease notification systemsThe Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) organized advanced and specialized training for 35 veterinarians from the Federal Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources in KRG (MoAWR) which serves their area of ​​work, designed to build […]

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WATCH NOW: Overcrowded area animal shelters during vacations; means of effort to alleviate the crisis | Lake County News

The Humane Society of Hobart welcomes 2,7000 homeless animals annually with a staff of 15. She said the organization has used foster families, marketing campaigns, fundraisers and more to keep things going during the pandemic, but staff remain depleted and resources are rapidly dwindling. “In the first few weeks of the closure, we received three […]

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Goat Coats, Methane, and Lots of Straw: How an Animal Shelter Keeps Its People Warm in Winter | Local news

Jen Korz, Executive Director of Heartland Farm Sanctuary, receives love from Sunflower, a Lamancha goat, with Sunflower’s daughter, Ash, at right. Their “goat coats” are one of the many tools used to keep the 80 farm animals warm during the cold Wisconsin winter. AMBER ARNOLD, STATE JOURNAL Lucas Robinson | Wisconsin State Journal When the […]

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Livestock Director reviews progress made under major flagship programs in Ramban District

RAMBAN, DECEMBER 24: Jammu Breeding Manager Dr Sagar D. Doifode today reviewed the performance of the breeding department, namely the physical and financial achievements under capex, UT and CSS in the district de Ramban here at a meeting held in the Boardroom, DC Complex office. Deputy Commissioner, Mussarat Islam; ADC Harbans Sharma; Deputy Director (AH), […]

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New animal shelter contract could arrive by February | Local news

County administrator Randy Oliver said he now expects a contract to build a new animal shelter to be submitted to county commissioners in February for review. Last month, the board of directors selected Florida-based Tocoi Engineering Inc. to manage the design of the facility. Tocoi was considered the most qualified of the three companies interviewed. […]

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How Bindi Irwin’s Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital saved this animal’s life

Bindi Irwin reveals the special act of kindness of her team at Australian Zoo Wildlife Hospital who helped orphan animal survive after nearly starving to death By Alisha Buaya For Daily Mail Australia Posted: 05:17 GMT, December 23, 2021 | Update: 05:17 GMT, December 23, 2021 Bindi Irwin and her team at the Australian Zoo […]

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Never Support Charitable Animal Donation Programs Animals used for food – Issues

Don’t be fooled by organizations like Christian Aid, Send a Cow, World Vision, Oxfam, and Heifer International who have animal donation programs meant to help end poverty. Most of the animals in these countries live or work in appalling conditions with little to support themselves, and these programs often add to the overall suffering rather […]

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Thinking of giving an animal for charity this Christmas? Dr Jane Goodall urges you not to – The Latch

Esteemed animal rights activist and the world’s foremost expert on chimpanzees, Dr Jane Goodall, urges people and charities around the world to end the practice of giving animals this Christmas. Goodall, who is famous for his 60-year study of wild chimpanzees in Tanzania, and, to a much lesser extent, an unfortunate sendoff in an episode […]