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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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‘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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Neighbors have complained about the kennel at the center of a major Nye County animal cruelty case for years

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) – Nye County records show there were years of complaints against the rancher at the center of the Nye County animal abuse case. In 2010 Vasili Platunov received a license to train and sell 30 dogs on his property in Pahrump. Platunov said in a 2010 letter that Est-Alfa security services LLC specializes in professional canine ...

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Over 100 dogs coming to San Diego

SAN DIEGO — More than 100 beagles are heading to San Diego this week as part of a nationwide effort to care for the more than 4,000 beagles that were recently rescued from a lab-breeding facility in Virginia, announced the San Diego Humane Society on Monday. The dozens of animals rescued from Envigo RMS in Virginia are scheduled to arrive ...

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Puppies rescued from squalid Virginia facility find refuge in New Jersey

Once destined for life in research labs, five beagles rescued from appalling conditions in Virginia are now living the good life in the Garden State awaiting their forever homes. The puppies were among thousands removed from a breeding facility closed in June for its inhumane conditions. Nickolai, Courage, Esteban, Oscar and Eros – all five months old – were taken ...

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An animal shelter in Vineland, NJ, in an “incredibly dire situation”

If you’re thinking of adding a four-legged friend to your family, now might be the time to do it. The South Jersey Regional Animal Shelter in Vineland is in desperate need of help as it is in a “critical situation”. Simply put, they’re running out of space and as they look for permanent homes for the dogs, they say, “the ...

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Valley Eyewear Company Supports Local Animal Shelters

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) — The Valley’s newest eyewear company is giving back to local animal shelters, one pair of frames at a time. SPEX Eyewear Inc. was started by Christy Chand and her husband with a vision to help those who serve our population of homeless animals. Having worked at an animal shelter herself, Chand was inspired by her fur ...

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Program matches stray dogs with inmates for rehabilitation

Inmates will keep and train the dogs until they are ready for adoption. HENDERSON, Texas — A partnership you’ve probably never heard of is in the works. “PAWSitive Change” is a program that provides intense rehabilitation and matches stray dogs with inmates. Rusk County Sheriff Johnwayne Valdez said inmates at Billy Moore Correctional Facility will guard and train the dogs ...

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Onondaga County Legislators Tour Rosamond Gifford Zoo Animal Health Center

Onondaga County Legislator Cody Kelly (14th District) recently got a glimpse of the Rosamond Gifford Zoo’s new Animal Health Center. “I am forever in awe of the diversity of life on our planet,” he says. Lawmaker Kelly was at the zoo for a meeting of the County Legislature Facilities Committee. Kelly and other members in attendance learned about recent improvements ...

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The Tasmanian tiger could be resurrected from extinction

The ambitious project will harness advances in genetics, ancient DNA recovery and artificial breeding to bring the animal back. “We strongly advocate that we must first and foremost protect our biodiversity from further extinctions, but unfortunately we are not seeing a slowdown in species loss,” said University of Melbourne professor Andrew Pask. and responsible for its Thylacine Integrated Genetics Restoration ...

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Euclid Animal Shelter received $32,000 in ARPA funds for repairs and expansions

August 14 – Euclid Animal Shelter received $32,000 for work on the existing building and grounds, including repairing its roof as well as repairing dog fences and expanding their enclosure area for dogs. The funding was provided through the US Federal Bailout Fund Act and was one of several projects selected by Euclid City Council. Among the projects approved for ...

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More owners are abandoning their pets at the shelter, blaming the economy

JACKSONVILLE, Florida. – Shelters across the country are blaming inflation and rising rents for a rise in the number of owners abandoning their pets. It’s a sad reality that means shelters are overcrowded and need help. Shelter leaders in the city of Jacksonville said Friday they are temporarily requiring appointments for someone to come in and legally give up their ...

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Helen Woodward Animal Center Celebrates 50th Anniversary With Community Celebration

The Helen Woodward Animal Center of Rancho Santa Fe held a community celebration for its 50th anniversary on August 6 in the center pavilion. Festivities included free tours of the center, meetings with the center’s “animal ambassadors”, games, children’s crafts, face painting and more. The event also included a VIP brunch with guest speakers. The association bears the name of ...

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Dive deep into this year’s Drool in the Pool activities at Electric City Water Park | ABC Fox Great Falls

GREAT FALLS, Mt. – Drool in the Pool is going even further this year with new activities for your four-legged friend and a water sports raffle. A variety of activities are coming for the year from Electric City Water Park, including peanut butter painting, DIY rope tying, and hopping for hot dogs for your pet. Funds raised at the event ...

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Texas SPCA Ellis County Animal Care Center reopens

The SPCA of Texas Ellis County Animal Care Center is open again in Waxahachie, Texas and is back to normal routine. After two months of quarantine, the Texas SPCA Ellis County Animal Care Center is reopening for adoptions. Beginning Tuesday, August 9, 2022, the Animal Shelter and Adoption Center will resume normal hours of operation Tuesday through Saturday from 12:00 ...

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Meals on Wheels Rowan and Faithful Friends Animal Sanctuary join forces for “August is for AniMEALS”

ROWAN COUNTY, NC (WBTV) – Meals on Wheels Rowan is partnering with Faithful Friends Animal Sanctuary for their annual “August is for AniMEALs.” August is for AniMEALs is a month-long campaign and collaboration with local businesses to raise pet food and donations to support pet companions of homebound seniors in Rowan County who receive meals delivered to their homes. Kimberly ...

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Silver Spring pet salon owner found guilty of animal cruelty

The owner of a pet grooming salon in Silver Spring, Maryland has been convicted of animal cruelty for negligence resulting in the death of a dog. The owner of a pet grooming salon in Silver Spring, Maryland has been convicted of animal cruelty for negligence resulting in the death of a dog. Carrie Seek, owner of Pampered Poodles, was sentenced ...

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San Diego will receive 45 beagles rescued from the Virginia breeding facility

SAN DIEGO — The Helen Woodward Animal Center is participating in a nationwide effort to rehome 4,000 beagles that were recently rescued from a lab-testing breeding facility in Virginia, officials said Sunday. 45 of the animals rescued from Envigo RMS in Virginia arrived in Rancho Santa Fe at the animal center to be rehabilitated and adopted by loving families in ...

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World’s oldest living leopard dies at Texas Animal Center

Raven, the world’s oldest leopard, died on July 21, 2022 at the Center for Animal Research and Education in Bridgeport. She was 25 years old. Center for Animal Research and Education Raven, the world’s oldest leopard, died Thursday at the Center for Animal Research and Education in Bridgeport. “Raven was loved by so many around the world and showed all ...

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Animal shelter workers demand better conditions after vote of no confidence

Thursday July 21st, 2022 by Veronica Apodaca The Animal Advisory Board discussed needed improvements at the Austin Animal Center at its July 11 meeting. The discussion came after the committee voted no confidence in AAC director Don Bland on June 13. The meeting began with comments from AAFC staff and volunteers that the vote was not enough to resolve ongoing ...

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Belmont County Animal Rescue League not disappearing, but changing scope of services | News, Sports, Jobs

The Belmont County Animal Rescue League isn’t going away, but it says changing the scope of services offered was necessary to remain financially viable. While the organization issued a press release saying it remains committed to helping animals in Belmont County, it noted that community support was not enough to continue ongoing operations. “It was a ...

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Mansfield Police Remove 3 Dogs From ‘Hot Cars’ At Phish Concert At Xfinity Center; Owners face animal cruelty charges

Several pet owners will face animal cruelty charges after Mansfield police officers removed three dogs from “hot cars” Thursday night during Phish’s concert at the Xfinity Center, the police department said. Officers removed three dogs from cars in the Xfinity Center parking lot after receiving complaints from people walking past the cars, the Mansfield Police Department wrote on Facebook. “Thanks ...

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For residents of New Milford’s Village Crest, ‘fluffy, purring’ kittens offer comfort, respite

NEW MILFORD – About 35 residents of Village Crest Health and Rehabilitation Center in New Milford have learned first-hand the therapeutic value that visiting cats and dogs can provide in settings such as rehabilitation and long-term care facilities. duration. There, eight kittens rescued from Westchester-based Rock ‘n Rescue visited them last month for cuddles and playtime. These visits serve a ...

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After 48 chickens rescued from cockfighting ring, rescue group seeks foster homes

BRONZEVILLE – A group of chicken rescuers are seeking help after nearly 50 birds were rescued from a cockfighting ring in June. Most of the 48 birds now live on a farm in Wisconsin after Chicago Animal Care and Control rescued them on June 18 from a “suspected cockfighting ring,” said Julia Magnus, an animal advocate. But members of Magnus’ ...

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Ways to protect pets in the heat when temperatures rise

Knoxville, Tenn. (WATE) – As a heat advisory continues for much of the Valley and South Valley, pet owners are urged to remember their furry friends. WATE ran a little science experiment to show just how hot roads and sidewalks can get, even when the temperatures aren’t breaking records. “The way we feel heat is not the same as pets,” ...

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Cat Adopts Fragile Newborn Kitten Rejected By Mother In Her Own Litter

A frail, days-old Sphynx kitten left at a shelter received the love it needed from its mother to survive when it was ‘adopted’ by another cat at the shelter. Thanks to the couple’s sweet bond, the Sphynx quickly thrived and sought its forever home. On March 10, a fragile sphynx/American curl-mix kitten, named Cleopatra, was dropped off at the Helen ...

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Eileen Bennett Doyle, 68 | Coeur d’Alene Press

Eileen Bennett Doyle, 68, of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, passed away peacefully Thursday, June 11, 2022, at Hospice House South, Spokane, Washington, with family members by her side. Daughter of Robert Hugh Doyle and Phyllis Cliver Doyle, Eileen was born on February 13, 1954 in Anderson, SC. She attended the College of San Mateo, San Mateo, CA, San Francisco State University, ...

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Animal Humane Society plans innovative new campus

The Twin Cities-based Animal Humane Society says a sprawling new campus planned for St. Paul will push the boundaries of the role animal welfare organizations play in communities across the country. A recently announced $6 million estate bequest, donated by long-time volunteers Steven Nordberg and Betsy McDonald, will help move the plans forward. Nordberg, who died in 2020, and McDonald, ...

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A sneak peek at Fresno’s brand new animal shelter

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) — It was moving day for some big puppies at the new Fresno Animal Shelter in East Central Fresno. They were moved to a brand new air-conditioned facility near Fresno Yosemite International Airport. Cute kittens also found temporary kennel space here. The brand new animal shelter is set to open its doors this week. “We’re going to ...

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Animal shelter workers trained as veterinary assistants

WILSON, North Carolina Wilson County Animal Enforcement Officers have a new tool in their toolbox. Wilson County Animal Services Center manager Sgt. Rodney Harper and Adoption Coordinator Alyssa Whitney just became Certified Veterinary Assistants after completing a five-month program at Nash Community College. “Sending them was a good way to evaluate the program and bring the information back to us ...

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PAWS Animal Adoption Center Receives $10,000 from State Farm

state farm® donates $1.6 million to American communities to celebrate the 100th anniversary ROCKPORT — State Farm Agent January Peavey has a long history of demonstrating what it means to be a good neighbor. January recently presented the PAWS Animal Adoption Center with a $10,000 grant from State Farm® as part of the company’s Outstanding Community Involvement Program. January was ...

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Early COVID work pays off in Mount Vernon, New Rochelle

Hudson Valley governments have different opinions when it comes to distributing hazard pay for workers who showed up to serve the public at the start of the COVID pandemic. In New Rochellethe proposed rewards would go to 408 frontline workers, with the city targeting the city’s lowest-paid essential workers and first responders for the top $3,000 bonuses. Most City of ...

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AWA Announces Grand Opening Celebration of New Adoption and Education Center

AWA Announces Grand Opening Celebration of New Adoption and Education Center June 17, 2022 Voorhees, New Jersey- Animal Welfare Association (AWA) located in Voorhees, NJ announces its grand opening celebration at its new adoption and education center. The event will take place on Saturday, June 25e 1-4 p.m. at 509 Centennial Blvd., Voorhees, NJ. The celebration is open to the ...

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OBITUARY: Sara Evelyn Gatlin – Williamson Source

Sara Evelyn Gatlin of Franklin, Tennessee died on Tuesday, June 14, 2022, she was 92 years old. She was born in Franklin, TN to the late Walter and Eunice Ferguson Gatlin. Evelyn was a small business owner and still an entrepreneur. She had a zest for life, loved to eat well and lived up to line dancing! Many were able ...

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Austin Animal Shelter overcapacity, asks public to adopt or foster

AUSTIN, TX – The Austin Animal Center is once again over capacity and asking the public to adopt or foster. However, this call seems even more serious as the shelter is forced to find unconventional ways to house the increased number of animals entering the facility. “I know we’ve asked for this call a lot, but right now we’re at ...

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Dogs and cats are available for adoption at OKC area animal shelters

Editor’s note: Please contact area shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted hours of operation or only available by appointment due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Bethany Animal Control Refuge: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. first Saturday of the month, 5100 N College, 789-3431. Humane Society Center of Central Oklahoma: ...

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Overflowing Animal Shelters Plan Discounted Adoption Event Saturday | Local News

Local animal shelters are teeming with animals, so two of them held an adoption event on Saturday, June 11, in hopes of placing the animals into loving homes. The Angels of Assisi and the Regional Center for Animal Care and Protection (RCACP) are hosting the adoption event from 1-4 p.m. at 1510 Baldwin Ave. NE to Roanoke The pets will ...

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Texas SPCA Ellis County Animal Care Center Suspends Operations

Animal welfare organization takes action against distemper, needs public help. The Texas SPCA announced a two-week suspension of admissions and adoptions at all of its shelters, including the Ellis County Animal Care Center, to ensure that all of its dogs are disease-free for adoption. Following a positive distemper test for only two dogs in the care of the animal welfare ...

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Wishbone Pet Rescue to Expand Allegan County Animal Shelter

ALLEGAN — The Allegan County Animal Shelter is considering a big expansion, hoping to add much-needed space for surgery, assessments and cats. “We hope to expand by installing a modular unit, like a prefab building,” said Jim Sellman, president of Wishbone Pet Rescue Alliance, the nonprofit that runs the shelter. “The building will house a new surgical center and house ...

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This Utah animal shelter is a safe haven for owners undergoing treatment for drug or alcohol addiction

CNN — A new program in Utah will provide short-term housing for pets whose owners are in treatment for drug or alcohol addiction. The program is a collaboration between Ruff Haven Crisis Center, a nonprofit organization providing short-term care for pets whose owners are in crisis, and Odyssey House, Utah’s largest addiction program. The partnership was launched three weeks ago, ...

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Horry, SC animal shelter closed for negligence investigation

More than 30 animals are receiving emergency medical care Friday at the Horry County Animal Care Center, forcing the center to be temporarily closed to the public. Police are working with center staff to investigate a case of animal neglect, and the closure will last until at least Saturday, Horry County Police said in a news release. The Conway center ...

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Waste reduction on university campuses at Dutchess schools

It happens every year. A student spends his last two weeks on campus cleaning dorms and packing his things. Things that aren’t worth packing often end up in dumpsters. Carpet. Bedding. Appliances. Shelving. Food. This year was different at Marist College. Several student organizations have teamed up to collect the items that their peers piled up in halls of residence. ...

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Tuesday night’s storm brings hail, flash flooding and high winds

The severe thunderstorm that hit Brown County on Tuesday night brought hail, high winds and flash flooding to parts of the county and caused power outages. The storm issued a tornado warning around 5 p.m., although no tornadoes were confirmed. Parts of the county received up to 4 inches of rain. “It looks like the worst part of the storm, ...

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The team will donate a puppy calendar for orphan animal awareness

SAN DIEGO — The Padres and Helen Woodward Animal Center are teaming up to find homes for orphaned animals, raising awareness for the sixth annual cause this Sunday at Petco Park, the animal shelter announced Monday. A puppy calendar, featuring many of the team’s players with adorable adoptables, will be offered to the first 35,000 fans at the 1:10 p.m. ...

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Michigan Mink Mystery: How Did an Interspecies Outbreak Unfold?

But determining when and in whom the mutations first appeared requires many more virus samples from farm workers, local residents and mink, collected before and after the outbreak. “That data doesn’t exist,” said Arinjay Banerjee, a virologist at the University of Saskatchewan. Throughout 2020, testing has been difficult for Americans to access, and few patient samples have been sequenced. Surveillance ...

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Last of 88 cats adopted after being returned in the fall, all rehabilitated by Second Chance Animal Services

The last of 88 cats that were donated to Second Chance Animal Services last year has found their forever home. A man handed over 52 cats to the North Brookfield Animal Shelter in October, MassLive previously reported. Almost a week later, 16 more cats have been added to the original 52. The total of 68 increased to 88 when a ...

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County Recognized for Animal Center Services | Local News

The Williamson County Animal Center recently received an Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards recognize innovative and effective county government programs that strengthen services to residents. NACo recognized Williamson County Animal Center programs and services that engage the community through education, support, and free or low-cost resources to help pet owners. “Programs such as pet ...

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Now Hiring in Pittsburgh: Refugee Social Worker, Wildlife Care, and More | Hire now | Pittsburgh

Business Development Manager. Local Food Justice Association 412 Food Rescue is looking for a full-time Business Development Manager to implement the organization’s new revenue plan. Applicants should be seasoned sales professionals who can build strong relationships with new and existing food donor accounts. Responsibilities include sales and marketing, strategic planning, etc. Click here for more details Program Wizard. Pittsburgh Nonprofit ...

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Rehabilitated dolphin leaves quarantine in Marathon

A juvenile bottlenose dolphin rescued after the death of its mother Associated press In this photo provided by the Florida Keys News Bureau, Linda Erb, vice president of animal care and training at the Dolphin Research Center, feeds Ranger, a juvenile bottlenose dolphin, Thursday, May 12, 2022, in Marathon, Fla. The male flew March 25 to the Florida Keys from ...

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Shenandoah Valley Animal Services Center Needs Kitten Donations

LYNDHURST — The Shenandoah Valley Animal Services Center is seeking donations for its growing kitten population. The shelter will be holding a kitten shower on May 14 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the shelter, located in Lyndhurst, to collect items. The shelter has been going through tough times lately. It was closed to the public in February due ...

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Family brings home coyote they mistake for lost dog

After helping what appeared to be a stray puppy on the side of the road, a family later realized they had in fact brought a small coyote into their home. On May 2, the Cape Wildlife Center, located in Barnstable, Mass., uploaded a photo of an adorable furry animal to its Facebook page. In the caption, the center explained that ...

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Woman attacked by dog ​​in Seattle’s Eastlake neighborhood

A Seattle Animal Shelter officer, who also responded, said the two dogs escaped from a nearby vehicle. SEATTLE — A 46-year-old Seattle woman is recovering after being attacked by two dogs in the Eastlake neighborhood on Friday morning. The entire incident was captured by the security cameras of a nearby business. Moments before the woman was attacked by two dogs, ...

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Placer County Animal Shelter Overflows; how to adopt dogs

As the Placer County Animal Shelter in Auburn nears capacity, Animal Services is asking the community to adopt dogs and help reunite lost pets with their owners. More than 90% of kennels are full, officials said in a statement Thursday, “with more dogs arriving every day.” Dogs are lined up in kennels or housed in overflow areas like exercise yards ...

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Tuscaloosa Metro Animal Shelter will offer $5 pet adoptions

Right now, the Metro Animal Shelter in Tuscaloosa is full of dogs and cats. What the people who work there want to see is an empty shelter. “No animal should have to be stuck in a kennel all day, every day for their life,” said Tara Freeman, kennel manager at Metro Animal Shelter. After:Pet of the Week: April 24, 2022 ...

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Dog Death Halts Non-Emergency Admissions at Pima Animal Care Center | Local News

Arizona Daily Star The death of a dog at the Pima Animal Care Center prompted the shelter to suspend non-emergency admissions. On Sunday morning, a dog was found dead in his kennel, according to a statement. PACC vets are concerned the dog may have had Streptococcus equi zooepidemicus, or “Strep zoo,” and are treating all dogs in their care with ...

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Protester tackled after running onto court during NBA playoff game

Another Minnesota Timberwolves game, another fan protest. An animal rights activist was ejected in Game 4 between the Memphis Grizzles and Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday after running onto the field mid-game. With 10:44 left in the third quarter, a fan sitting second row behind the Timberwolves bench abruptly ran down the field in the middle of a play at Target ...

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🌱 Ten Receives ‘KVUE 5 Who Care’ Awards + New Moody Center Now Open

Good day, people of Austin! It’s me again, Gabriela Couvillion, your host from the Austin Daily. First, today’s weather forecast: Low clouds breaking and windy. High: 89 Low: 68. Here are today’s top stories in Austin: Ten people were honored recently at the 34th Annual KVUE 5 Who Care Awards. The awards were presented by KVUE, “along with partners ABC ...

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PACC warns community of parvo season

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) — Now that temperatures are on the rise, parvo season is here. Parvo is a highly contagious virus that is very deadly in unvaccinated puppies and adult dogs. Pima Animal Care Center says they are already overflowing with parvo cases. The best way to protect your pet is to keep them up to date with ...

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Enjoy the positive benefits of animals during the Zooeyia event on April 18 – Community

Events Published on April 14, 2022 | by University Communications The College of Education and Human Services invites the college campus community to attend a Zooeyia event from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Monday, April 18. Zooeyia (pronounced zoo-AY-uh) is the idea that companion animals, also known as companion ...

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Birds of a Feather: Photography Reveals Joy Amid Addictions

The photograph served as a mediation tool, a passport to land inside each of the people represented. The folks at OpStap also took photos on their own and had a say in selecting the final images that appear in the book. Additionally, the creation of the text was led by Colin Pantall, who acted as moderator and conducted several interviews ...

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$3 million donation from former vet names Purdue Equine Sports Medicine Center

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. –The Purdue University Board of Trustees approved Friday, April 8, the appointment of the Donald J. McCrosky Equine Sports Medicine Center. Dr. Donald McCrosky’s $3 million gift will provide research funds now and in the future to continue the center’s innovative work. “I am happy to help students learn and contribute to the advancement of equine medicine,” ...

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Berkeley Animal Center partners with library for donation drive April 11-15

Credit: Pixabay BERKELEY COUNTY, SC – The Berkeley Animal Center has partnered with the Berkeley County Library System to host a fundraising drive this month to collect much-needed items for pets. Items can be dropped off Monday, April 11 through Friday, April 15 during regular business hours at the following County Library branches: cane berry Library – 1655 Cane Bay ...

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Around Town: Palo Alto Humane Society Seeks Entries for Storytelling Contest | News

Cash prizes will be awarded to this year’s winners: the first place student will receive $500 and the other two will receive $200 each. The winning works will be published on the company’s website. The deadline to participate is May 31 at midnight. Additional contest details can be found at 650-424-1901 or paloaltohumane.org. A healing garden outside the sanctuary of ...

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Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town hosts a benefit concert for the Berkeley Animal Center

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Pet Parents Speak Out After Animal Abuse Shelter Owner Arrested

GLASTONBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — Days after state police arrested a pet shelter owner for animal cruelty, people who have adopted from the shelter have mixed feelings. Those who have chosen to adopt pets from Connecticut Pregnant Dog and Cat Rescue in Glastonbury are trying to make sense of recent events. Joann Connelly, 59, was arrested on three counts of animal ...

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Purdue Canine Care Certification Changing Hearts and Minds About What We Owe to Dogs

Friday, March 25, 2022 Photo courtesy of Dr. Candace Croney The Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine has reached an important milestone in animal welfare by approving its first 100 Certified Canine Care (CCC) dog breeders. Purdue’s CCC program, which sets rigorous, science-based, expert-reviewed requirements for breeders, is poised to become the benchmark for canine wellness assurance. As the demand ...

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Pacific GeneTech Plans Experimental Station Licensed Animal Vaccine Production Facility

University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture Billy Hargis, professor and director of the John Kirkpatrick Skeeles Poultry Health Laboratory at the Milo J. Shult Agricultural Research and Extension Center in Fayetteville, helped develop animal vaccine technology under license from Pacific GeneTech. (U of A System Agriculture Division photo by Fred Miller) Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station animal ...

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Habersham hires design team for animal shelter and emergency services facilities

The Habersham County Commission has hired a Lawrenceville engineering firm to begin work on two highly anticipated SPLOST projects: a new animal shelter and a centralized emergency services headquarters. The Board of Commissioners voted unanimously at its Monday evening meeting to award contracts to Croft and Associates for the new Habersham County Animal Care and Control and Habersham County Emergency ...

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National Charity League’s Del Sol Chapter Recognizes Senior Class of 2022 for Achievements

The Patronesses and Ticktockers of the National Charity League, Inc. (NCL), Del Sol Chapter, will hold their senior recognition ceremony on Saturday, March 26, where they will showcase and honor the accomplishments of the chapter’s senior class. Taking place at the US Grant Hotel in downtown San Diego, this annual event recognizes the graduating senior class for outstanding achievement and ...

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Sullivan County Animal Shelter Holds Jailbreak Adoption Event

The Sullivan County Animal Shelter invites the public on an escape; the shelter, in partnership with the Sullivan County Department of Archives and Tourism, is hosting a pet adoption event Saturday at the historic Old Sheriff’s Home and Jail. The community can attend this event to learn about the historic former Sheriff’s House, now home to the Heritage Visitor Information ...

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Charlotte Public Schools Opens New Farm Learning Center

Charlotte Public Schools is opening a new Agricultural Learning Center with classrooms offering hands-on instruction in the agricultural and horticultural industries. Michigan’s food and agriculture sector accounts for 17% of state employment according to data from the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development. Since the early 1970s, Charlotte Public Schools have introduced students to the estate. Nick Thompson, a ...

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Jackson Animal Care Center Hosts First Inaugural Fur Ball

JACKSON, Tenn. – Residents of West Tennessee have come together to support animals in need. On Saturday night, the Jackson Animal Care Center hosted its first annual Inaugural Fur Ball event to raise funds for animal health. Whitney Owen, director of the Jackson Animal Service, says she’s excited to organize an event that will provide Jackson’s animals with the care ...

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A new city animal shelter and fire station will open in Pearland in April

Two facility openings in April in Pearland will mean further digging for the city’s firefighters and homeless animal population. In the fall of 2020, the city council hired Durotech General Contractors to build a replacement fire station #4 and a new animal shelter, dubbed the Shari D. Coleman Animal Shelter & Adoption Center. The contractor took on both projects to ...

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Animal Care Center Pet of the Week: Meet Clover

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Residents continue to raise concerns about animal shelters

TEXARKANA, Ark. – A number of residents returned to City Hall on Monday to voice their concerns about conditions at the animal care and adoption center and offer solutions, including the passage of a mandatory sterilization law and sterilization. Animal care advocates again took turns speaking at the citizen outreach portion of the city’s regular bi-weekly board meeting, as they ...

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Animal Adoptions, Roller Skates, and March Madness: Your March To-Do List for the Round Rock, Pflugerville, and Hutto Area

From improving your roller skating technique to meeting adoptable animals, there’s plenty to do in March and April in the Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto area. 8 March Learn about the history of the state of Texas Round Rock Preservation and the City’s Department of Planning and Development Services are partnering to offer a lunch and learning event on the ...

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Casper Animal Medical Center sees success in first months of water therapy

CASPER, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) – In October, an anonymous donor gave Casper Animal Medical Center a water-powered treadmill. Since then, many dogs have reaped the benefits of the therapy. “Lots of awesome success stories which is why I love doing this so much, but we’ve had a few dogs that have back issues and don’t use their hind legs ...

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Mesa County Animal Services helps reduce neutering costs at local veterinarians

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KJCT) – Mesa County Animal Services is working with eleven participating local veterinarians to provide spaying and neutering vouchers to pet owners. This is thanks to a generous grant from the Animal Assistance Foundation and will reduce costs to $25 per animal. The only requirement is proof of current rabies vaccination. The program runs from March 1 ...

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The new Williamson County Animal Center building

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Williamson County Animal Center has a new home! WCAC Director Ondrea Johnson joins Nickelle Smith in the News 2 studio to discuss what the new center includes. Johnson says the new facility was necessary due to an increase in population in Williamson County that affected several different settlements and entities. “Our old facility was built ...

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Palm Valley Animal Society Animals of the Week

Landon is ready to be someone’s forever love. He’s just too nice to be here at the shelter. If we had one word to describe this handsome boy, it would be loyal. It will stick to you like glue and never let you go. Please visit him today at our Andrews center or ask him how you can take him ...

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A trap dropping workshop will be held in Great Falls

GREAT FALLS – Every year animals are stuck in traps in the state of Montana; Footloose Montana will be hosting a Trap Release Workshop at the Maclean-Animal Adoption Center in Great Falls on Saturday, February 19, 2022. Footloose Montana Board member Clare Beelman explained: “People get their dogs trapped on a regular basis, you probably remember back in November there ...

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