Vegan bed, breakfast on the horizon for the Brothers Rescue Farm

BROTHERS – What started as a literal dream overnight has turned into Amnesty Freedom Farm where farm animals can be rehabilitated and saved with a forever home in Brethren. Megan Scott, co-owner of Amnesty Freedom Farm, recalled that she had a dream that inspired the creation of the farm. “One day I had a weird dream about my family farm ...

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Cedar Rapids Police Department sees increase in animal abuse investigations

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) – The Cedar Rapids Police Department sees an increase in animal abuse investigations, with numbers from January 1, 2021 to July 2021 more than doubling throughout 2020. At a City Public Safety and Youth Services Council meeting this week, Cedar Rapids Police Chief Wayne Jerman reported that the department was involved in 11 animal abuse cases ...

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ACES redefines agricultural learning – the Sopris Sun

The Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (ACES) at Rock Bottom Ranch (RBR) recently hosted a panel discussion, “So you think you want to be a farmer? At a time when the world recognizes that agriculture is the biggest contributor to the climate crisis, change in agriculture is essential. This panel showcased the experiences and takeaways from this season’s RBR Livestock ...

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A local veterinarian to help with animal control

NEW CANAAN – The board of directors on Tuesday approved a lease with the New Canaan Veterinary Hospital to house animals in case of need after they were picked up by animal control or the police department. When speaking with Selectman’s board of directors on Tuesday, Police Chief Leon Krolikowski described the use of the animal hospital as a “plan ...

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Alpine lion, tiger and bear sanctuary needs a name for a new turtle – NBC 7 San Diego

Alpine’s Lions Tigers & Bears Exotic Animal Rescue is calling on children and animal enthusiasts in the San Diego area to choose the name of their very first rescue: a 100-pound sulcata turtle. The turtle is now calling the sanctuary home, but it still needs another familiar solace: a name. Thus, the animal sanctuary hosts a small name “shell-ection”. To ...

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Gloria Fortin obituary (2021) – Rock Island, Illinois

Gloria D. Fortin October 27, 1936 – September 19, 2021 MOLINE-The family of Gloria D. Fortin would like to express that Gloria made her trip home to be with those loved ones who came before her and her Savior. Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, September 24 at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral and Crematorium, 3030 7th Ave., Rock Island. ...

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Beekeepers in Tomball, Magnolia region, say frost effects were mixed

After five days of frost in early 2021, beekeepers in the Tomball and Magnolia regions said the effect on their populations was mixed despite survey data showing a decline in honey bee colonies. After five days of frost in early 2021, beekeepers in the Tomball and Magnolia regions said the effect on their populations was mixed despite survey data showing ...

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Boy asks animal shelter for birthday donations

September 21 – Most kids love nothing better than opening presents on their birthday, but a local boy used his special day to help dogs – and cats – in need. Jacob Maggard turned 8 on August 5. Instead of asking for gifts, Jacob asked his family and friends to donate to the Pulaski County Animal Shelter. According to mom ...

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Johnson & Johnson says booster dose of its COVID vaccine elicits strong response – WETM – MyTwinTiers.com

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Hollywood actor Justin Theroux backs Texas animal shelter with cheers from ex Jennifer Aniston

Hollywood actor and dog father Justin Theroux lends his support to Austin Pets Alive! with the help of her beloved puppy Kuma. The actor posted a series of photos of his pitbull mix Kuma on Instagram over the weekend and let his dapper dog do the talking. She told her million Instagram followers to head over to her page and ...

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