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“A Different Animal”: Herbicides Proposed to Control Invasive Tahoe Keys Weeds

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif .– For more than a decade, eliminating invasive aquatic weeds in the Tahoe Keys has been a priority for the Tahoe Keys Property Owners Association, the League to Save Lake Tahoe, the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency and others. The Tahoe Keys is a residential development that consists of approximately 1,500 homes […]

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APHIS awards $ 16.3 million in Farm Bill funding to protect animal health

APHIS awards $ 16.3 million in Farm Bill funding to protect animal health USDA Plant and Animal Health Inspection Service (APHIS) awards more than $ 16.3 million to 64 projects with states, universities and other partners to strengthen health protection programs animal. “Ensuring animal health helps protect and preserve U.S. export markets and prevent foreign […]

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Most multicultural Americans are willing to cut back on animal products, survey finds

Reading time: 3 minutes Vegan food is becoming increasingly popular among multicultural communities in the United States, according to a new survey. Research reinforces previous findings that people of color and other culturally diverse groups are more likely to choose or want to use plants. Last week, Danone North America, a food company, released a […]

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Animal Rescue League opens home for vacation app

The program tries to place pets in foster care to spend the holiday season in the warmth of a home Birdsboro, Pa .– The Animal Rescue League of Berks County has opened applications for families who may be interested in becoming short-term foster homes for the holidays so that pets can enjoy the warmth and […]

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Pandemic mystery: Scientists focus on animal origins of COVID |

Almost two years after the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the origin of the virus that is plaguing the world remains shrouded in mystery. Most scientists believe it emerged in the wild and passed from bats to humans, either directly or through another animal. Others believe he escaped from a Chinese lab. Now, with the […]

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Foods of animal origin are essential in the fight against malnutrition in Africa

Ideas & Debate Foods of animal origin are essential in the fight against malnutrition in Africa Monday, December 13, 2021 Cabinet Secretary for Industrialization, Trade and Enterprise Development Betty Maina and Principal Secretary Johnson Weru at the Omra Meat Processing (EPZ) exhibition booth at a meat show in Nairobi in November. PHOTO | DIANA NGILA […]

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Edmonton Brewery Partners with Local Animal Rescue with Calendar Fundraiser

Breadcrumb Links Local news Author of the article: Kellen taniguchi Hera and Kath Oltsher of Zoe’s Animal Rescue and Bryan Schmidt of Sea Change Brewing pose for a photo in the product cooler at Sea Change Brewing, Edmonton on Wednesday, December 8, 2021. To raise awareness about responsible pet ownership, Sea Change Brewing Co. is […]

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Pet of the Week at Burke County Animal Services | Local news

Cindy is this week’s Dog of the Week at Burke County Animal Services. Foggy is this week’s Cat of the Week at Burke County Animal Services. From staff reports Many dogs and cats are available for adoption at Burke County Animal Services. BCAS Shelter Technician Trinity Johnson wants all of the animals in the shelter […]

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Loudoun Animal Shelter Offers Free Pet Adoptions For The Holidays

On Saturday, December 18, Loudoun County Animal Services will host “Empty Shelters – Home for the Holidays”, their annual adoption event free of charge from 11 am to 6 pm. Adoption fees will be waived for all available pets including cats, kittens, dogs, small pets, and livestock. And to help as many pets as possible […]

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Animal rehabilitation center uses honey to treat sea turtles

While honey is often associated with bees and bears, the Amos Rehabilitation Center in Port Aransas uses this substance to treat sea turtles. ARANSAS PASS, Texas – Although honey is known for its sweet taste, some may not have known that the substance has healing properties as well. In Port Aransas, the Amos Rehabilitation Dungeon […]

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Famous Columbus Zoo loses accreditation due to leadership issues and animal programs

The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium in Ohio lost its most important accreditation over concerns about the zoo’s leadership and animal programs, dealing a heavy blow to a once widely admired institution. The Association of Zoos and Aquariums announced the decision to revoke the zoo’s accreditation on Wednesday, citing concerns about the zoo’s animal programs department […]