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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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Russian army continues to fire on zoos and animal shelters, Ukrainian Foreign Ministry says

As the Russian-Ukrainian war continues for the second week, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry has claimed that the Russian military continues to bomb zoos and animal shelters in Ukraine. The ministry shared a message on Twitter, saying the Russian military is still bombing zoos and animal shelters and countless animals have been separated from their owners. […]

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Animal model market revenue will exceed $30.6 billion by 2028,

Selbyville, Delaware, March 8, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The animal model market value is expected to exceed USD 30.6 billion by 2028, according to a new research report from Global Market Insights Inc. Rising prevalence of infectious diseases is expected to drive industry growth. Animal models are used in several application areas of medical research, […]

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Animal rescue organization Diamonds in the Ruff visits the library

Ashley Kraska with her newest foster pup. Sat, March 5, 2022 7:00 AM Story and photos by Alice Gerard On February 26, visitors to the Grand Island Memorial Library had the opportunity to meet a pup raised by a Diamonds in the Ruff animal rescue volunteer, as well as support the organization by purchasing shirts, […]

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Okanagan Animal Rescue Service ALERT hosts volunteer training course – Penticton News

Animal rescue needs your help Photo: ALERT A Penticton-based central and south Okanagan animal emergency agency invites new members to help care for animals when fires and floods hit the valley. The Animal Lifeline Emergency Response Team (ALERT) is activated alongside emergency assistance services to ensure people have what they need for their animals. During […]

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Ukraine: Animal Rescue Algarve takes action to make a difference

ARA, or Animal Rescue Algarve – the Loulé-based charity that has done so much for animal welfare in its brief years of existence – is springing into action with the aim of making a difference for the War-torn Ukraine. The organizers want to send two vans with a team of volunteers, goods and funds to […]

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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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Dogs for adoption at Little Shelter Animal Rescue on February 18

February 18, 2022, 12:42 p.m.Updated 3 hours ago By: News 12 Staff In this week’s Paws & Pals, Little Shelter Animal Rescue featured four dogs looking for their “furever” homes. Amber is a 10 year old female Chihuahua mix. This sweet senior recently underwent eye surgery in November and is just starting to regain her […]

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$12 million grant creates the Duffield Institute for Animal Behavior

With a new $12.1 million grant from the Dave & Cheryl Duffield Foundation, the College of Veterinary Medicine is launching a new institute focused on companion animal behavior that will serve as a one-of-a-kind resource for veterinarians and nationwide pet owners. The Duffield Institute for Animal Behavior will build on the college’s globally recognized academic, […]

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Switzerland votes to become first country to ban animal testing

Switzerland could become the first country in the world to completely ban animal testing if a referendum held this Sunday receives enough support. Around 80 organizations support the citizens’ initiative, which animal rights activists say is long overdue. “Animals don’t have to suffer for humans, it’s simple,” says Renato Werndli, a doctor from northeastern Switzerland […]

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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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Animal Rescue Foundation Highlights Need for Facilities to Meet Area’s Needs | News

At the January 24 meeting of Idaho County Commissioners, Alaina Redenbo and Karin Vetter of the Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) asked for the commissioners’ help in addressing the overpopulation of cats and dogs. in Idaho County. (ARF board members Terri Tackett, Rhonda Schacher and Dorene George also attended the meeting). Redenbo said the ARF wanted […]

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Charleston Animal Rescue Brew debuts Saturday

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) – After 149,471 votes cast by the public to determine the winners, rescued dog Pippin and rescued cat Sirri, the official spokesperson and spokesperson for the 2021 Rescue Brew Beer, appear on the labels of the new Palmetto Brewing Company Beer. Rescue Brew Beer will debut at a special event Saturday at […]

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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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The hamster cull in Hong Kong and why animal lovers are mobilizing

Authorities said they would kill around 2,000 small animals, including hamsters, after several tested positive for coronavirus at a pet store where an employee was also infected. A two-year-old hamster named “Ring” owned by Cheung, a member of an online hamster community who volunteered to foster small abandoned animals in light of government instructions asking […]

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DCC Animal Hospital enters PetTech

By IANSlife New Delhi, January 24 (IANSlife): As part of its continuous efforts to simplify veterinary services in the country, DCC (Dogs Cats & Companions) Animal Center, a well-known multi-specialty pet hospital in Delhi, has launched its flagship proprietary app “PetConnect”. The app includes the first-ever comprehensive and trusted medical history database for pets, and […]

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HOPE in FC Works to Create an Animal Sanctuary – Franklin County Times

Interested members of the community are doing what they can to help save stray dogs and cats in Franklin County. This shared desire is what led to the formation of HOPE in Franklin County – HOPE standing for Helping Our Pets Everyday. The group is made up entirely of volunteers, and although they don’t have […]

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The #BettyWhiteChallenge highlights the growth of animal philanthropy and the role of rescues

Betty White’s death on December 31, 2021 has inspired countless memories and celebrations of her life and brilliant television comedy work. The actress has also always loved animals, especially dogs. She cherished animals as companions and supported efforts to improve their well-being as an actor, advocate and donor. Inspired by this legacy, White’s fans are […]

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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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Macomb Animal Rescues Honor Betty White with Fundraising and Adoption Events – Macomb Daily

When actress Betty White passed away on the last day of 2021, she was not only mourned by Golden Girls fans, but by animal advocates as well. White was a longtime champion of animal adoption and was dedicated to promoting animal neutering and neutering as a way to stem the tide of overcrowded shelters that […]

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In honor of Betty White, award-winning animal advocate Jill Rappaport is partnering with the ARF to shine a light on seniors like no other shelter has ever done before.

“This is truly the most aggressive and sincere effort to ensure that older pets have forever homes! These older pets are unfortunately always the last to have homes, if at all. So this what the ARF does is truly a blessing. And linking that with the loved one Betty White, is a match made in […]

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Branson city leaders vote against animal ordinance; say that discussions on the issues could continue

BRANSON, Mo. (KY3) – Years of debate over a proposed animal ordinance in Branson have come to an end. City leaders rejected the six-to-zero proposal Tuesday night. Branson’s animal ordinance has been on hold since it was originally proposed in 2019. Groups like Shepherd of the Hills Humane Society say they are not surprised by […]

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Pope urged to reconsider comments on human children versus animal companions

In Defense of Animals’ Interfaith Vegan Coalition and the Compassionate Consortium oppose Pope Francis’ recent statement that not having children and living with cats and dogs are selfish acts. In his speech of January 5, Pope Francis said: “A lot of couples don’t have children because they don’t want to, or they only have one […]

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Amarillo-Panhandle Humane Society and Amarillo Animal Management and Welfare release their 2021 statistics | KAMR

AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR / KCIT) – The Amarillo-Panhandle Humane Society and Amarillo Animal Management and Welfare have released year-end statistics for 2021 and what they saw as animals entered the shelter. According to APHS, 7,954 dogs / cats entered the city shelter during 2021 and the organization was able to save more than three thousand […]

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Veterinary forensic specialist seeks to identify cases of animal abuse in Japan

TOKYO – As there have been increasingly serious cases of cruelty to dogs, cats and other pets in Japan, veterinary forensic scientists who perform autopsies on dead animals play an important role in investigations as part of the police repression of malicious cases. The Mainichi Shimbun spoke to Aki Tanaka, 48, a professor at Nippon […]

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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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Animal Doctor: Perspectives and Issues Related to the COVID-19 Pandemic | Lifestyles

Amid the surge in COVID-19 cases late last year, UK vets have seen higher than usual numbers of dogs and cats suffering from depression, lethargy, withdrawal appetite, abnormal heart beat, and fluid in the lungs, all of which are signs of myocarditis. The owners of many pets with confirmed myocarditis seen at the Ralph Veterinary […]

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Wet-Nose Rescue Holds Open House As New Plymouth County Animal Shelter | SiouxlandProud | Sioux City, IA

MARCH, Iowa (KCAU) – After an arduous process that spanned over two years, Wet-Nose Rescue Plymouth County Shelter and Adoption first opened on Saturday to show the public what they were working on. Angel Anderson began this mission to bring an animal shelter to Plymouth County in July 2019 when she and a few others […]

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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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ANIMAL TALK: Santa’s elves bring many gifts; Trim-A-Tree Fundraising Continues | Talking about animals

Santa’s “elves” have been working hard to help our shelter dogs and cats this Christmas time! Generous donations including dog and cat food, cat litter and cleaning supplies were given to our shelter dogs and cats. These happy visits from Santa’s “elves” bringing gifts to our Adoption Center were heartwarming and greatly appreciated. We’re sharing […]

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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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Fujifilm India Announces Collaboration with DCC Animal Hospital to Provide Pet Health Devices, Health News, ET HealthWorld

Gurugram, Haryana, December 9, 2021: Fujifilm India Pvt Ltd, a pioneer in medical imaging and diagnostic technologies, recently partnered with A’alda Vet India Pvt Ltd to strengthen pet healthcare facilities. As part of the partnership, Fujifilm India will provide innovative medical and screening devices to DCC (Dogs, Cats & Companions) Animal Hospital, an initiative by […]

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Animal rescue in East Texas, shelters ask public for help as cold weather approaches

TYLER, Texas (KLTV) — With colder weather and the holidays upon us, this time of year tends to be more chaotic for animal rescues. East Texas Animal Organizations are calling on the public to help them and the animals. The East Texas SPCA is receiving an increase in phone calls from people needing help with […]

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East Texas Animal Rescue, Shelters Calling For Public Help As Cold Weather Approaches

TYLER, TX (KLTV) – With colder weather and the holidays upon us, this time of year tends to be more chaotic for animal rescues. Animal organizations in East Texas are calling on the public to help them and the animals. The East Texas SPCA is receiving an increase in phone calls from people needing help […]

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Animal rescue in East Texas, shelters are asking for public help as cold weather approaches

TYLER, Texas (KLTV) — With colder weather and the holidays upon us, this time of year tends to be more chaotic for animal rescues. East Texas Animal Organizations are calling on the public to help them and the animals. The East Texas SPCA is receiving an increase in phone calls from people needing help with […]

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Tulare County Animal Services on standby for large animal rescue during fires

Tulare County Animal Services officials are still arranging logistics for people with animals in communities where the KNP Complex fire is burning. So far, a series of three fires have burned more than 1,000 acres of Sequoia National Park. Tulare County Animal Services Manager Cassie Heffington provided information and is awaiting approval of more details […]

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Manitoba animal rescues try to rescue pets left behind in wildfire evacuations

WINNIPEG – Many had to evacuate due to forest fires in northern Manitoba, many had to abandon many things including their pets. The communities that were evacuated are in remote areas, meaning it was not possible to bring pets. Now relief organizations are trying to do their part to help the furry relatives who remain. […]

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Rescues Of Animals Still In Trouble, Pet Trade News & Events from Pet Business World UK

Royal Canin and the Association of Dogs and Cats Homes (ADCH) highlight the plight of animal rescues, animal charities and pet food banks that are struggling due to the pandemic. Covid restrictions have halted fundraising, so many have seen their incomes drastically reduced and, although an end to the lockdown is now in sight, the […]

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Ready to adopt a pet? Here are 6 great animal rescues from NJ

One of the serious consequences of the pandemic has been that people in financial difficulty realize that they cannot take care of their pets. This caused the displacement of many cats and dogs. The good news is that there are a lot of people who are interested in adopting an animal. You may have dreamed […]

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How animal rescues are helping northern Saskatchewan. communities reduce wandering populations

SASKATOON – Two Alberta rescue organizations are giving new life to 87 animals in northern Saskatchewan. The Saving Grace Animal Society visited the northern village of La Loche with the Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society (AARCS) in February. The village had contacted Saving Grace in hopes of reducing its stray dog ​​population. Erin Deems, executive […]

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Ally joins Alex Bowman in a race to help animal rescues

Bowman will take over driving duties from the Ally-sponsored No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet in the Cup Series in 2021, following the retirement of seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson from full-time competition. Ally announced Thursday that she is donating $75,000 to the Humane Society of Charlotte, which plans to transfer more than 600 animals to their […]

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How to help Delaware animal rescues during the COVID-19 pandemic

In recent times, humans have struggled to take care of themselves, let alone take care of homeless animals. During the coronavirus pandemic, Delaware animal rescue centers struggled to find funds, volunteers and adopters. Delaware’s contract animal shelter partner is the Brandywine Valley SPCA. Stray animals picked up by Animal Control go to its shelters. However, […]

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Furry and Feathered Friends: Encouraging Animal Rescues, Short- and Long-Term in Napa County | Lifestyles

LISA ADAMS-WALTER After decades of animal rescue work, in January 2020, Certified Veterinary Technician Deassa Binstock followed her heart by co-founding, with friend and fellow vet Bergen Bridges, the Ripple Effect Animal Project (REAP), a non-profit organization based on host families. animal rescue project in Napa County. Little did the women know that Napa, like […]

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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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Local animal rescues work together to rehome dozens of cats crammed into unsafe living conditions – St George News

ST. GEORGE- Several animal rescue agencies have stepped up to find foster homes and permanent families for more than 30 cats born into a home they never left. Kittens donated to RSQ Dogs and St. George Animal Shelter, St. George, Utah, date not specified | Photo courtesy of Kelli Stokes, St. George News A St. […]