Monthly Archives: September 2022

On the Way: Attleboro Resident’s ‘Dream Come True’ | Communities

A townsman has “Dream Come True” Attleboro resident Daniel DaSilva, a child with low-functioning autism, achieved his dream of a trip to Yogi-Bear Jellystone Park Camp-Resort through the Sunshine Foundation’s “Dream Come True” program. The program grants wishes to children between the ages of 3 and 18 who have lifelong chronic illnesses and conditions, including spina bifida, severe epilepsy and ...

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UNR temporarily closes meat plant and seeks outside supplier to resume operations

The University of Nevada, Reno is seeking an outside company to operate its long-standing Wolf Pack Meats slaughterhouse and meat processing plant. Carson Now reported today that UNR has announced it is temporarily closing the factory to find a supplier to resume operations. UNR cited financial instability — the facility struggled for decades to maintain sustainable operation — as the ...

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Can shareholders challenge corporate discrimination? A conservative nonprofit is about to find out

A Starbucks shareholder is suing the company’s top executives over a slew of race-conscious policies that the lawsuit says violate civil rights law and, by exposing the company to costly litigation, threaten the value of his actions. The policies – which are all advertised on the coffee giant’s website – include $1.5 billion earmarked for ‘miscellaneous suppliers’ and a compensation ...

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Man arrested after 3 dogs stolen from Jurupa Valley animal shelter

The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department has arrested a man suspected of breaking into an animal shelter in the Jurupa Valley and stealing three dogs last week. Sheriff’s officials said Tymothy Burns-Whitney, 20, was arrested in connection with the investigation. Detectives believe Burns-Whitney worked with an unidentified second man to break into the shelter and steal the three dogs on behalf ...

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Norfolk SPCA hosts Salty Dog Beach Walk

All proceeds from the event go directly to housing, feeding and caring for their animals. They can hold 100, but their kennels are always full. NORFOLK, Va. — There were plenty of paws in the sand in the Ocean View area today as the Norfolk SPCA brought back its Salty Dog Beach Walk. All this to support the hundreds of ...

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‘Woofstock’ Music Festival Returns in October – Lowcountry Weekend

CHARLESTON, SC (Lowcountry Weekend) – The annual fundraiser for local relief and shelters, Woofstock, returns October 8 to the Hanahan Amphitheater! First held in 2019, the award-winning Woofstock returns with the biggest line-up yet, including platinum artists LIT! Returning this year are Kevn Kinney from Drivin N Cryin and Greg West from Florida. New this year is Carly Moffa and ...

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Tacoma Animal Shelter Reduced Adoption Fees for National Adoption Weekend – The Suburban Times

Submitted by Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County. The Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County is offering 25% off all shelter adoptions Sept. 16-18 for National Adoption Weekend. The Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County and the Best Friends Animal Society are teaming up for another adoption campaign to encourage people to choose to adopt, not buy, ...

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Wright Park Zoo closed until further notice – Dodge City Daily Globe

Melissa McCoy City of Dodge Public Affairs Wright Park Zoo will be closed to the public until further notice, beginning Sunday, September 18 at 5 p.m. Zoo staff are currently working to find temporary homes and sanctuaries that will provide nurturing and safe facilities for the animals. Shakira, our Siberian tiger, is one of the animals that will be permanently ...

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SPCA Albrecht Center Waives Adoption Fees Through September | New

The SPCA Albrecht Center for Animal Welfare and Best Friends Animal Society, two organizations with the same goal of saving animal lives, are teaming up for another adoption campaign to encourage people to choose to adopt, not d buy, their next pet. All fees will be waived until the end of September. The goal is to get around 100 animals ...

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Black Dog Animal Rescue (BDAR) Adoptable Animals – September 16, 2022 | Lifestyles

Colorado Courtesy picture Colorado has a winning smile that he likes to show off! He’s a sweet pup and his foster family even called him “lazy!” He gets along well with children of all ages and loves hanging out with dogs. Colorado loves cuddles and if you don’t set boundaries, he’ll probably snuggle up to your chest in the middle ...

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Puppies Stolen in DeKalb County Animal Shelter Burglary, Employees Say

article DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. – DeKalb County Police are investigating a brazen break-in and burglary at a DeKalb County animal shelter early Friday morning. Employees of PAWS Atlanta, which is located on the 5200 block of Covington Highway, say the shelter cares for many abandoned animals on-site at night, so they monitor their security cameras. At around 3 a.m. Friday, ...

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The papier-mâché creatures come from the creative hands of Bill Mince

by Linda Hubbard September 15, 2022 As evidenced by his gallery of papier-mâché creatures, Menlo Park resident Bill Mince loves to create things. His first inspiration came a few years ago during a trip to Oaxaca, Mexico and a visit to a folk art museum with its wide variety of arts and crafts from all the Mescios. “I knew my ...

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The death of the hero dog revives the debate on animal cruelty

September 15, 2022 SEOUL – Boksun was once hailed as a hero for helping save his owner from a stroke three years ago. Last month, she was found bleeding profusely at her home in Jeongeup, North Jeolla province, after being brutally injured by an assailant. Her owner took her to a vet, but after learning of the high medical bills, ...

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Oregon State University Athletics

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Fueled by Complete Reser Stadium plans, a university-wide priority, donors gave Oregon State Athletics $49.8 million in fiscal year 2022, marking its second consecutive year of record fundraising. This success is part of a larger trend of rising philanthropy at OSU, led by the OSU Foundation. “I couldn’t be more grateful and proud of what thousands of ...

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City struggles to open animal shelter due to staff shortages | Archives

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PS21 to host a series of performances as part of the 21st Annual Equine Advocates Rescue and Sanctuary Gala

Jasmine and Melanie, two residents of Equine Advocates Rescue and Sanctuary. Photo by Wendy Braun. Chatham – Horses and the Hudson Valley go hand in hand, a regional pairing on par with cider and donuts in the fall in these regions, and Horse Defenders The 21st Annual Gala promises to be one of Upstate New York’s most anticipated events this ...

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Karnataka to soon enforce cow slaughter ban law | bangalore

The Karnataka government is hatching the idea of ​​training sub-inspector level police officers to prevent animal cruelty and enforce the Cow Slaughter Ban Act. Livestock Minister Prabhu B. Chavan said that “the government is considering training police sub-inspectors to prevent animal cruelty and enforce the Cow Slaughter Prohibition Act. “. He held a meeting with the Karnataka Animal Welfare Board ...

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The dogs compete for the title of best surfer

Dogs Across San Diego County Prepare for the Annual Surf Dog Surf-a-Thon Sunday to show off their wave-catching prowess on a surfboard. In keeping with tradition, dozens of pooches will gather at Del Mar Dog Beach and head out into the water where they will compete for the title of Top Dog. Winners are chosen based on their ability to ...

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Online Car Title Loans – The Katy News

There are many ways to quickly get money to help you in times of need. One approach is to use a title loan, a kind of quick loan that uses a fully paid-up automobile as collateral. Although title loans can be useful in a pinch, they should only be used as a last resort due to their high fees and ...

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Why This Animal “Rescue” Was Stopped (And How To Spot A Real Sanctuary)

In July, the Black Jaguar-White Tiger Foundation in Mexico City, which claims to operate as an animal shelter, was shut down by authorities. Over 200 animals have been moved to credible zoos and sanctuaries. Complaints of animal cruelty have been sent to Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum’s office by former employees and animal rights activists. Both submitted video proof emaciated animals and ...

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Cost of living crisis affects North Wales animal rescue center

Spending hundreds of pounds on a puppy, only to hand it over to an animal rescue center days later, seems unlikely in the midst of a cost of living crisis, but it is a mind-boggling reality. The North Clwyd Animal Rescue (NCAR) team have seen no letup in the need for their services, whether taking in animals or those interested ...

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Some animal rescues require extra help

Animals doing their thing sometimes need rescuing, sometimes after getting tangled up with stuff people use to do their thing. Jaw traps baited with deer parts meant to attract coyotes in Madison County instead captured a bald eagle, clamped on the wing and foot. Aided by the setter who was cited for illegally trapping on exposed flesh bait, an Ohio ...

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Imagining Final Fantasy XIV’s island shrine if it looked more like Animal Crossing

Like many others, I’ve spent the last two weeks obsessing over the addition of Island Sanctuary to Final Fantasy 14. This new content gives you access to your very own little island haven, where you can build various structures, plant crops , breed animals, gather materials, craft items, let your minions run wild, and even create your own mammet sweatshop. ...

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Authorities seize more than 30 German Shepherds from Putnam Co.

At least 30 German Shepherds found in deplorable conditions were seized on Friday by MPs and animal protection and control officers. PUTNAM COUNTY, Ind. – More than two dozen dogs seized Friday in west-central Indiana need a place to stay, police said. The Putnam County Sheriff’s Office and the County Animal Care and Control Department are seizing about 30 German ...

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Winnebago County Animal Services $5 Cat Adoption Event

Earlier this week, I lost my beloved rescue dog, Urban, who I adopted from a Rockford animal shelter over 15 years ago. He had just turned 17 the week before he died, and he was my very first “baby”. I took this selfie with my beloved Urban as we enjoyed our last boat ride together over Labor Day weekend, and ...

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Wags & Whiskers animal sanctuary nears final approval

Adam Rollins, Editor Organizers preparing to build a new nonprofit animal shelter in Warren County say they are close to obtaining the necessary local government approvals to move forward with construction. Wags & Whiskers, the nonprofit that hosts the annual Woofstock Festival for Dogs, is awaiting a final vote on a permit for the shelter from Innsbrook’s board this month, ...

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The Honest Kitchen, Human-Grade Pet Food Company, Earns B Corp™ Certification

The pet food brand announces that it is now certified B Corporation™ (B Corp), a prestigious certification that formalizes its commitment to people, planet and pets. SAN DIEGO, September 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Honest Kitchen, a San Diego producer of natural, human-grade pet foods, supplements and treats, today announced that it has successfully completed the rigorous evaluation process to ...

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Ukraine says grain is coming to Somalia, but Russia is skeptical

Comment this story Comment NAIROBI, Kenya – Ukraine’s president has said tons of grain from his country will arrive in coming weeks in Somalia, where famine is approaching and the global food security and climate change crises are putting millions of people at risk. President Volodymyr Zelenskyy’s comment came as Russian President Vladimir Putin accuses the West of sending most ...

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Commissioners Talk Rural Broadband and Animal Shelter – Darke County Now

GREENVILLE—The Darke County Board of Commissioners met Tuesday afternoon to discuss facility maintenance and rural broadband. Commissioners Matt Aultman, Mike Stegall and Larry Holmes were all present. The board approved the resolution (R-325-2022), to transfer $43,500 from the general fund for “maintenance and repairs”. The board said that while the repairs weren’t planned, they were excited to see them. “Good ...

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The taurine market is expected to project excellent growth from 2022 to

NEWARK, Del, Sept. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Future Market Insights is a prolific ESOMAR-certified market research and advisory firm, which recently released its new taurine market study which offers in-depth analysis and key factors taurine demand. The report tracks global taurine sales in over 20 high-growth markets, combined with analysis of the impact of COVID-19 on the food and ...

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Summer drought has wreaked havoc on corn, wheat, tomatoes and many other American crops

Comment this story Comment It was a bad year for corn. And for the tomatoes. And for many other American cultures. Farmers, agricultural economists and others taking stock of this summer’s growing season say drought conditions and extreme weather have taken their toll on many row crops, fruits and vegetables, the American Farm Bureau Federation suggesting yields could be down ...

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Humane Society organizes an adoption event to close the Balkan Little Days | KSNF/KODE

PITTSBURG, Ks. — Little Balkan Days wraps up this weekend with something big for a local animal shelter. This afternoon, the Southeast Kansas Humane Society hosted an adoption event at Lakeside Park. People were able to meet some of the dogs up for adoption at the shelter. Principal Jasmine Kyle says socializing events like this are important to residents, especially ...

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Three bottlenose dolphins rescued from an Indonesian tourist attraction are released into the ocean

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Three bottlenose dolphins who were rescued from a resort hotel in Indonesia in 2019 are now swimming freely – after being rehabilitated by a specialist animal sanctuary. The dolphin trio – Johnny, Rocky and Rambo – were rescued by the Umah Lumba Rehabilitation, Release and Retirement Center. This is a dolphin care ...

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How a dog sparked a nurse’s mission to save thousands of lives

On a freezing day in 2008, Adelaide nurse Mia Aukland decided she was ready to adopt a dog. She jumped in her car and drove nearly 40 minutes to the nearest animal shelter. “I was ready to welcome another dog’s love into my home after my dog ​​Sarah died,” she told Yahoo News Australia. After arriving, Ms Aukland asked staff ...

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The Colonel makes a big delivery to the animal shelter

KFC officials presented PAW manager Sandy Brown and staff with a check for $10,000 on Saturday. Photo by Chuck Vandenberg/CPC Chuck Vandenberg, current editor of Pen City FORT MADISON – The Colonel delivered Saturday to the PAW animal shelter near Fort Madison. It wasn’t your usual delivery service bringing a meal, although they did, KFC Southeast Iowa officials brought lunch, ...

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Marion County Animal Shelter received 36 cats rescued from Puerto Rico

Rosemarie Ramos Vidal emerged from her home in Puerto Rico as cleanup crews cleared the streets after Category 5 hurricane Hurricane Maria in 2017. Beyond the devastation of the landscape by the hurricane, she became concerned when she heard one of the men shouting that he had found a small cat in the middle of the road while clearing the ...

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Last batch of beagles removed from troubled breeding facility

CUMBERLAND, Va. (AP) — The Humane Society of the United States said it removed the latest group of beagles from a struggling breeding facility in Virginia that had planned to sell the dogs to animal testing labs. The organization said it removed the remaining 312 dogs from the Cumberland facility on Thursday. Nearly 4,000 beagles were removed in total. They ...

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Dead dog, injured, about 150 escape as unauthorized Texan man unlocks canine cages at shelter

An animal shelter was robbed by a Texas man, who then let the dogs out of their cages and fled in the shelter’s van. As for the dogs, some were injured, while 150 escaped. The whole ordeal also ended in the death of a dog. In Abilene, Texas on Friday morning, 38-year-old George Paul Jones is charged with breaking and ...

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Abandoned, Sweet Puppy hopes to learn to walk

Charlotte is the happiest and sweetest pup. Everyone she meets is her immediate best friend, ready for licks and hugs. His long tail constantly whips back and forth with excitement. If you pick her up, she sighs in contentment and immediately settles down for cuddles. Superb Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, Charlotte does not really know how to walk. She has ...

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