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PETA Jumps Into Augmented Reality With Glaring Animal Cruelty Findings

Ryan EppsTech Times March 11, 2022, 2:03 p.m. All it takes is a simple screenshot of a dollar bill, and the emerging realities behind animal testing in the United States are brought to light with a new powerful tool developed by people like People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). The organization aptly conveys […]

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AMERICAN VETERINARY MEDICAL FOUNDATION AND MERCK ANIMAL HEALTH TO SUPPORT RELIEF EFFORTS IN UKRAINE

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., March 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Responding to urgent relief needs by UkraineThe American Veterinary Medical Association today announced that its charitable arm, the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF), will lead a $100,000 donation from Merck Animal Health to help pets in need, to support veterinary and animal welfare groups in the war-torn country […]

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Humane Animal Society of Coimbatore finds homes for abandoned strays online – The New Indian Express

Express press service COIMBATORE: A stone’s throw from the Seeranaickenpalayam electrical substation, a thatched-roof house with yellow walls like the sun shining above welcomes the visitor. The board on the wall says Humane Animal Society (HAS). At the longer end of the bright and warm house are doodles of dogs displaying different moods of the […]

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Downs donation supports animal adoptions | Featured Story

BATAVIA – Genesee County Animal Volunteers and County Animal Shelter have $2,471 to help support their efforts to care for animals through a donation from Western Region Off Track Betting (WROTB)/Batavia Downs Gaming & Hotel. WROTB/Batavia Downs President and CEO Henry Wojtaszek presented the donation to representatives of Volunteers for Animals and the shelter on […]

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Dozens of underweight dogs with skin infections seized by Animal Control

Animal services seized more than 70 dogs, many of them in poor condition, from a home in Santa Rosa County, Florida. Authorities gave the owner of the Gulf Breeze property – who previously ran a dog rescue center – a notice to comply and on Monday handed the dogs over to animal control. Santa Rosa […]

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City selects Christie Banduch as animal shelter manager – Corridor News

Staff reports Jhe city of San Marcos announces the hiring of Christie Banduch as the city’s next Animal Services Manager. Banduch has worked for the San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter (SMRAS) as the Animal Shelter Supervisor for the past two years and has served as the Acting Director of Animal Services since April 2021. Head […]

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Musk’s Neuralink challenges accusations of animal abuse in brain implant experiments

Neuralink, the brain-computer interface startup run by Elon Musk, released a statement on Monday against allegations that its animal testing practices are inhumane and have led to the “horrible abuse” and death of several monkeys. macaques. The allegations first emerged last week when the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) filed a federal complaint with […]

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Your Pet Emergency Buddy System

In case of emergency or disaster, you have a friend! Or 2, or 3… having a buddy system to help with your pets can reduce stress and save lives. Developing your own personal network of helpers, temporary escape or foster homes, and transportation resources is an essential part of preparedness planning. Start by making a […]

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A new way to protect animals: the village of Gozitan hires Community Animal Care Steward

The Gozitan village of Sannat has adopted a new way of protecting its animals: by introducing a community animal care steward. The steward’s job is to take care of the street animals and pets that inhabit Sannat – a largely rural Gozitan village – and also to educate the residents on how best to take […]

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New Mexico Animal Protection: Protect Animals in Freezing Weather

Winter weather is hitting New Mexico with snow, ice and dangerously cold temperatures this week. At least three people have been killed in weather-related crashes and many more are suffering from the freezing cold. Animal Protection New Mexico urges residents to remember the animals they share their lives with and to ensure their pets are […]

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minister lays the stone for a pet store in Igims | Patna News

Patna: Health Minister Mangal Pandey on Saturday laid the foundation stone for the construction of an animal facility at IGIMS for medical research purposes. The animal house is compulsory according to National Medical Commission guidelines for all medical schools. At IGIMS there will be rats, rabbits, monkeys, wild pigs and other varieties required by medical […]

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Saginaw County Chairman Highlights 2021 Achievements for Health Department and Animal Shelter

SAGINAW, MI – Carl Ruth, Chairman of the Saginaw County Board of Commissioners, reflected on 2021 and discussed his expectations moving forward during the county’s 2022 state address on Thursday, February 3. His remarks were delivered virtually via Zoom, the online video conferencing program. During her remarks, Ruth highlighted county departments that faced some of […]

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Lancaster County Animal Rescues Report Surge in Donations Following Viral ‘Betty White Challenge’ | Local News

For just under a century, actress and comedian Betty White has dedicated her life to animal care. Following White’s death at 99 on December 31, Twitter user Lisa Powell suggested that what would have been White’s 100th birthday on January 17 should be celebrated with donations to animal shelters across the country. country. White’s contributions […]

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City of Kingston Animal Bylaw Updates Now In Effect

Kingstonist File Photo On Saturday, January 1, 2022, updates to the City of Kingston Animal Bylaws went into effect. These “hands-on” measures are intended to strengthen and elevate animal care standards in the community and keep residents safe, the city said in a news release. “For many people, pets are part of the family,” said […]

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Betty White Challenge raises nearly $37,000 for Loveland, Burgdorf-area animal rescues – Loveland Reporter-Herald

After Golden Girls star Betty White died on December 31, just weeks before her 100th birthday, fans were looking for a way to pay their respects. Spirit, a 2-year-old calico cat, shows off her meowing skills while waiting in a visitation room at the Larimer Humane Society Friday, January 21, 2022 in Loveland. (Jenny Sparks/Loveland […]

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Charlotte Animal Rescues Raises Thousands in “Betty White Challenge” – WSOC TV

CHARLOTTE, NC — On what would have been her 100th birthday, fans of beloved actress Betty White honored her memory and dedication to animal welfare by donating to charities. rescue. Last week, posts about the #BettyWhiteChallenge quickly flooded social media sites, suggesting fans donate at least $5 to an animal rescue of their choice on […]

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‘Bingo with Betty’ raises funds for Animal Welfare League | News, Sports, Jobs

Staff Photo/Bob Coupland Bergen Giordani of BGMG Marketing, left, and Lori Shandor, CEO of the Trumbull County Animal Welfare League, right, stand near cutouts of the show’s cast “The Golden Girls” televised on Wednesday during a “Bingo with Betty” event which raised funds for the AWL in Vienna to help the animals at the shelter. […]

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After animal rights protests, HSUS pledges $20 million to Project Chimps

After a year and a half of multi-pronged lobbying campaign demanding better animal care and living conditions at Project Chimps, the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) announced a $20 million commitment to his sanctuary in Georgia. According to his Press release, HSUS is allocating $5 million in 2022 to create habitat space for […]

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TAFE NSW Introduces Certificate III in Pet Services to Nine Campuses | Manning River Hours

news, local news, The Taree TAFE campus is one of nine campuses in the state offering a course to train qualified animal service workers. TAFE NSW introduced Certificate III in pet services to meet growing industry demand after an explosion in the number of pet owners during COVID-19. The pet population of 29 million animals […]

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Betty White Death: LA Animal Organizations Say ‘Golden Girls’ Actress Was Longtime Zoo Champion, spcaLA

LOS ANGELES (KABC) – Betty White’s death left a gaping hole in Hollywood, and her impact on the city of Los Angeles extends beyond her career in television and film. Betty White leaves a monumental legacy on and off the stage, with a humor and humanity that touched lives everywhere and had a huge impact […]

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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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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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Voter-approved Animal Welfare Bill to Revise Bill heads to Baker’s office

A last-minute legislative deal to rewrite key sections of a voter-approved animal welfare law landed on Gov. Charlie Baker’s desk on Monday, less than two weeks before a new one was scheduled to start regulations that could affect the availability of eggs and pork in Massachusetts. . After House and Senate negotiators announced a deal […]

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Edmonton Animal Cruelty Investigation Unit sets an example for other police services

It all started with a puppy they named Tucker. In 2017, Edmonton Police Department Constables Ilka Cunningham and Ted Dyck were sent on an animal cruelty appeal and found a puppy that had been beaten. “When we grabbed [the puppy]I noticed that one of his eyes was pretty bloodshot, ”Cunningham said. “We took him to […]

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Local animal shelters team up to open veterinary clinic

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Two local animal shelters are teaming up to provide their pets with quick and life-saving care through a veterinary clinic. the The Norfolk Animal Care Center and the Portsmouth Humane Society will open the clinic in the center of Norfolk early next year. “We were able to come together to do […]

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Bay Area Animal Shelters See Increase in Unwanted ‘Pets’

The day before Thanksgiving, eight fluffy Angora rabbits appeared in cardboard boxes on the doorstep of Marin Humane’s Novato animal shelter. A few days later, San Francisco Animal Care and Control received a crowd of 20 unwanted hamsters. In Vallejo, Ratical Rodent Rescue staff suddenly became the keeper of 44 guinea pigs, all left in […]

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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 […]

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Endless Possibilities to Volunteer: Relaxation of restrictions in PA allows animal rescues to welcome more helping hands, host events

From animal rescues to sanctuaries, these are places that help those who cannot help themselves. Now they are trying to make up for lost time and lack of fundraising. LACKAWANNA COUNTY, PA – Like so many organizations, animal rescues and shelters in our region have suffered a double blow during the pandemic. Not as many […]

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Animal rescues fear COVID-19 animal shelter restrictions will remain

DRAPER — Bonney Thom can’t imagine her newly adopted cat, Bleau LeBeare, trying to fend for herself as a feral cat. “It’s awful, absolutely awful,” she said of the woman who found him being told to leave him in the field where he jumped into his car because he was in good health and was […]

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Jacksonville Animal Rescues struggles to adapt to COVID-19 changes

Before the COVID-19 outbreak broke out in Florida in March, Jacksonville Animal Care and Protection Services was already dealing with an outbreak of its own. The town facility had a pneumovirus outbreak that was affecting dogs, so they had to stop accepting strays. “We were already, here at the Jacksonville Humane Society (JHS), kind of […]

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Rescues of struggling valley animals during COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic is having a big impact on animal rescues in the valley, which are now facing an increase in appeals for help from the public. With the county shelter no longer welcoming animals abandoned by their owners, those who wish to abandon their pets are turning to local rescues. “Many are losing, have […]